Surprise!August 18, 2021 Tim WorstallPolitics14 CommentsScottish Government wants to make emergency Covid powers permanent No one could have predicted that, eh? previousExtremely rarenextThe Sage³ on GERS 14 thoughts on “Surprise!” dearieme August 18, 2021 at 8:23 am But it was particularly likely from the tartan fascists. Stonyground August 18, 2021 at 9:16 am Dominic Raab might have been caught out by it. Boganboy August 18, 2021 at 9:29 am I can only repeat my Bismarck quote, ‘Nothing is more permanent than a temporary solution.’ Steve August 18, 2021 at 9:47 am Edward I, that most puissant knight, did nothing wrong. Liberate Jockistan. War Wolf NOW. Dennis, Septic to the Masses August 18, 2021 at 12:39 pm Further confirmation of the wisdom of my ancestors’ decision to leave Scotland in a hurry. Bernie G. August 18, 2021 at 1:23 pm Arlene Foster recently likened the SNP to Sinn Fein. If you were to trump that by comparing them with The Taliban I wouldn’t argue. bloke in spain August 18, 2021 at 1:40 pm Henry’s device was LIONS, Steve. Bernie G. August 18, 2021 at 1:43 pm Scotland’s fiscal deficit currently running at £36 billion. Graduating primary school children unable to read or write. Grikath August 18, 2021 at 3:42 pm @BernieG That literacy problem is intentional.. Can’t have the commoners reading… they might get ideas… Mr Ecks August 18, 2021 at 5:00 pm No problem. Bogus Johnson will stop this power-grab. Just like he stopped Humza’s attempt to end free speech in Scotland. Oh wait….. Bloke in North Dorset August 18, 2021 at 5:14 pm Graduating primary school children unable to read or write. If they can’t read or write its hardly “graduating”. aodfoiaj August 18, 2021 at 6:48 pm William Wallace they are not. Grikath August 18, 2021 at 10:30 pm El Reg is sliding into the Abyss nowadays, but sometimes they still rock their old snark: “Magna Carta mayhem: Protesters lay siege to Edinburgh Castle, citing obscure Latin text that has never applied in Scotland Harry Potter and the Unstoppable Simpletons” Peter MacFarlane August 20, 2021 at 11:09 am “Graduating (sic) primary school children unable to read or write.” But at least they can choose their own gender. Priorities, dear boy, priorities. Leave a Reply Cancel replyYour email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Name * Email * Website Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.