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So Scots have a death wish?

 We’re doomed. Doomed. Get out now while you still can. It’s a wonder there’s anyone left in Scotland so terrifying are the headlines about Scottish mortality.   97% of us are living dangerously unhealthy lives according to a report last week in BMC Public Health.  A boy born in Glasgow can expect to live thirteen … Continue reading

Blacklisted by the BBC

People often ask what point would be served by devolving the power of broadcasting to the Scottish parliament. After all, we don’t want political control of broadcasters, and isn’t the BBC a UK institution? What difference would a bunch of Scottish politicians on a committee make to programme standards and service to the public? Well, … Continue reading

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