Overheard in Tesco: "Gonnae no staun sae close tae me, big man? A'm tryin tae dae that fuckin social distancin."
ukpol, coronavirus, meme
twitter screenshot, voting rights
Honestly yet another reason I wish I could move to Scotland.
I'm old enough to remember when you would get the belt (tawse) for speaking Scots in Scottish schools. https://www.theguardian.com/education/2020/jan/02/duolingo-sparks-gaelic-boom-as-young-scots-shrug-off-cringe-factor
1. I’ve had a chance to check in with sources, including two US officials who had intelligence briefings after the strike on Suleimani. Here is what I’ve learned. According to them, the evidence suggesting there was to be an imminent attack on American targets is “razor thin”
war isn't a video game
I’ve been to war, twice. Iraq in ‘09 and Afghanistan in 2011. I am just a fucking ER doc. But it was there, in the deserts far,far from home, that I made my bones as a newly board certified ER doc. It is around that time, I think that I lost my capacity to feel joy.
Lies, the Bethlehem Doctrine, and the Illegal Murder of Soleimani - Craig Murray:
Fireworks Display Hogmanay New Year's Eve Edinburgh Scotland
Twitter screenshot, best wishes
Did another experiment. Created an innocuous looking Twitter account ( no indication by name etc. as to and political leanings ). Followed a single account ( official 10 Downing Street). Within a day started to get recommendations for people like Darren Grimes, Britain First accounts, and other nasty accounts in the underbelly of far right English nationalism and Brexit. Seem clear that the algorithms have aligned the UK government with far right views. #indyref2
Happy Hogmanay Tooters! Hae a guid new year when it comes 🍾🥂#twitterexodusscotland
Scottish-American libertarian socialist. Here to support Scottish independence.