The kingdom of wishful thinking
One thing you can always guarantee on GERS Day is that the latest set of figures for Scotland’s devolved economy inside the UK will trigger another uncontrolled spurt of “SNP HONEYMOON OVER” articles from the nation’s dogged commentariat.
Today we’ve seen already examples (links below) from two ex-Scotsman editors, Iain Martin and Magnus Linklater, the latter popping up in the Times by way of a rather crass and unpleasant analogy involving Oswald Mosley and the Blackshirts….
Author : Rev. Stuart Campbell
Source : http://wingsoverscotland.com
Original Publication Date : Aug 24, 2016
Article Link : http://wingsoverscotland.com/the-kingdom-of-wishful-thinking/
Archived Link : http://archive.is/G7vLc