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What have the SNP ever done for us?

I’m voting no because I really hate that Alex Salmond and the SNP, what have they ever done for us anyway?

Here’s a few “wee things”… 574 more words

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Did Cameron tell Maria Miller she's a sinner?

Cameron’s at it again with the biblical references.

Last time it was an attempt to use Jesus’s “Render to Caesar the things that are Caesar’s” … 179 more words

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Adam Smith Institute on selling stuff off

Adam Smith Institute, attacking Gordon Brown for selling off gold and losing money (October 2011)

He did so many things wrong that the list is too long to tell.

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The unintended consequences of the annuity revolution

Labour and Labour’s supporters are busy looking through the detail of yesterday’s budget announcement around pensions, but as far as I can see the most they’ve come up… 340 more words

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A night on the headland

On the headland,

Leant unsteady to the smarting gale

Eyes crimped to fresh sweeps of misted rain,

Rivulets of pained relief

Twisted chill

From neck nape to flabbed belly below… 12 more words

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Bob Crow's vision of decentralised solidarity and what it can do for Labour

Bob Crow has died, and all the people who have no idea what his politics actually were are saying he was a great fighter and leader. 1,309 more words

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Poetry corner: breakfast epiphanies

Next in my occasional series of occasional poems:

Breakfast epiphanies

The stale glint of dawning hope

Rinced acid clean by morning glare

Like remnant cornflakes… 31 more words

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