A COLLECTION OF INFORMED OPINION FOR YOUR CONSIDERATION The links will take you to blog posts which are informed opinion, facts, data & common sense – these well researched and evidenced blogs explode the pantheon of separatist myths. Please leave a comment on one of my posts if you have suggestions for additional blog posts for this … More Only Angels have Wings? – Separatist Spin Splattered (25 elements and counting) Created December 2016 Updated 4 March 2017
I keep asking the question below, I have yet to receive an answer that is considered, not a deflection, not abuse and sensible, or even the start of a sensible debate. I also think that its ignored and avoided as being to direct. “Which cuts to spending will an iScot make to offset a £15bn … More The Scottish Deficit Question
As I’m “officially” back on Twitter and active again as @SteveSayersOne, the Twitter @ list below may be of interest. Background; My original Twitter account (@SteveSayers1) had a policy of never blocking people, wasn’t easy, but thought it better to enter a dialogue/debate and be able to see what was being said by those I … More Twitter CyberSadNat list – faNATics all.
Source: Is someone telling porkies? The SNP ‘National Survey’ response
Latest Poll added 13th June 17 NO 39% YES 53% UNDECIDED 8% AVERAGE SINCE 18/9/14 NO 48% YES 44% UNDECIDED 8% Below are the blinkered nationalists types we have to deal with when communicating; For a different “perspective” see these from @No2Indyref2 on Twitter. My data sources are in the “Handy Links” selection. … More Latest Scottish Indyref Polling Trends
With thanks to SNPOut on Facebook and @No2Indyref2 on twitter. Update May 2017 – that went well, much better than last time! SNP lost seats and vote share big style. Roll on HR2021.
Originally posted on jillstephensonblog:
The Councillor, the Newspaper and the Critic ? At the end of 2016, the Scotsman newspaper announced that, to mark its bicentenary, it would enlist 200 amateur contributors to write at periodic intervals short articles about anything that interested them. I sent in two sample essays, and on 17 January received…
Originally posted on Da Masked Avenger:
One would have thought the death of an 11 year old girl in a tragic amusement park accident would have been a relatively straightforward incident to report on: a short summary of what happened, the name and age of the victim followed by some comments from the park operators…
How politically and economically informed are ordinary Scots? I have been an ardent supporter of Scotland remaining as the United Kingdom for as long as I can remember. I used to watch the young Alex Salmond run rings round the opposition at the time and marked him out as bright and persuasive, on top of … More True or False #Indyref2?
DIVORCING THE EQUAL PARTNER? (With a nod to Margaret). If at times the UK seems excessively “English” to some Scots, it’s simply due to England’s greater population. From time to time some Scots (being from an historic nation with a proud past), will inevitably resent some expressions of this immutable fact. Is it equitable that … More DIVORCING THE EQUAL PARTNER? (With a nod to Margaret).
Great view on nationalists refusal to accomodate economic reality and their nefarious abuse of GERS https://medium.com/@blairmcdougall/nothing-to-see-here-please-disperse-17c280b9dc01#.qwcvd2qu7