Boiler wrote: ↑
Wed Dec 30, 2020 12:17 pm
https://amp.theguardian.com/politics/20 ... rexit-deal
Scotland’s fishing fleets face cuts to valuable fisheries such as cod and haddock under the Brexit deal negotiated by the UK, the Scottish government believes.
Wee Nippy puts herself in the firing line for the Tory guns.
First off, Wee Nippy is somewhat misogynistic. A Nippy Sweetie is the West of Scotland is a woman given to complaining rather than knowing her place and holding her tongue.
Secondly, any demonisation strategy will backfire. She has maintained positive approval ratings right throughout the pandemic which contrast sharply with those of Johnson who, if he opens his mouth, will send her numbers soaring. English toffs struggle to find an audience up in the Caledonian Wastes at the best of times. These are not the best of times.
I have really warmed to her in recent years. A confident, clever, abreast of her brief, and thoroughly decent human being which leaves me wondering how much better off the country would be if those characteristics were in evidence in Downing Street.
If Indyref2 is also a straight 50:50, I think she'll walk it.
Jack believed in the inherent goodness of humanity, and felt a deep social responsibility to protect that. Through us all, Jack marches on.