You are a smart kid in Berlin and thinking “what happens if Britain drops out of the EU without a deal?”
The Chancellor is a fool and is to be mocked for whatever egregious mistakes he has committed in the budget, while everyone should take note that Scotland is down some £3 billion over 10 years and that is terrible.
A Dundee businessmen falls from a window on to railings below – a horrible death now thought part of the new world order.
Woke has a new meaning: to be politically aware, according to the revised Oxford English dictionary. You might have been asleep to an issue but you are alert to it now.
You have to take the government to court if you want the truth.
I have relatives who toasted white supremacists of the US south. The moment occurred decades ago, according to a family tale, a story only recounted once, and in disgust. That it was all a long time ago is the point – we forget our sins.
It is often asked when a party needs a new leader: But who can lead? The Scottish Tories do not publish membership figures, but 10,000 seems probable – and they are the only Scots who will get a say on our next prime minister, though a minority compared to the home counties vote.
Astonishingly, we go to the polls next week for a parliament we should have left two months ago.
The Cricket World Cup drama on BBC radio was bliss.
ALEX BELL: Hamish Henderson, a father of Scotland, was more important than any politician in 50 years
Had Hamish Henderson been English and studied a culture in Borneo, say, he’d be famous and have a gallery in the British Museum.