December 2007

Plus ça change, plus c’est la même chose

Hi folks! As you’re probably tired of hearing by now, 2007 saw some significant changes, with the formation of an SNP Government, and Gordon Brown’s long-anticipated ascent to the Premiership (having beaten Stoke City in the play-offs, boom boom), so, as Duncan promised, I’m here to look at how Scottish bloggers have adapted to the […]

Lack of Solidarity, and the latest converts to independence

Damn! You’ve caught me coming down your chimney to fill your stockings with bloggy goodness. You’re not supposed to look at them until the 25th, but seeing as the surprise is ruined you may as well get the good stuff now. I’ll be leaving a note though — lumps of coal for you next year. […]


Hi folks! Me again this week, and what a week! Who knew that a golf course would get people talking so much? So let’s tee off right away (sorry, I’l stop now!). Clairwil reckons that Donald Trump’s plans for a golf resort in Aberdeenshire will, all in all, be a good thing for Scotland, and […]

From Donorgate to Morrissey

What a delight to be asked to write the weekly roundup and also a cracking money saving exercise as it seems this Saturday night ScottishToryBoy will be staying in writing about blogs…good times. As Doctorvee stated last week, there were a number of posts on one subject and frankly this week is just the same. […]

Welcome to Donorgate

Well well well. Where to begin? There have been so many posts on one particular issue — many from the same few blogs — that I don’t quite know how to approach this without breaking the loose “maximum one post per blog per week” rule. Suffice it to say that there was an abundance of […]