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No welcome mat at No. 10 for Nicola – hurray!

So here’s yesterday’s SNP farrago. The Scottish Daily Mail had an article headlined: No. 10 ‘takes away welcome mat’ for visits from Nicola. The online version has a slightly different headline but the gist is the same. The paper version … Continue reading

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The subtle political art of knowing when to speak, when to shut up

Well, the last thing anyone in this wide world is thinking about today is ‘li’l ole Scardland.’ But let me indulge in the parochialism that is woven into the heart of Scottish nationalism, that we’re at the centre of that … Continue reading

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‘Oor Nicola’ – the small things and the big picture

I try to avoid the trivial and the personal in writing about Scottish nationalism. Honestly. But sometimes the small details and how people behave are the best way to grasp the big picture. And if you let people get away … Continue reading

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The pinball wizards of nationalism

Credit: Joanvega … That deaf, dumb and blind kid Sure plays a mean pinball                                                     … Continue reading

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