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The Headlines

A survey by YouGov found Sturgeon’s personal approval rating has fallen by 40 points since August last year and now sits at +12 – meaning more respondents said they were impressed with her performance than those who said they were … Continue reading

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What’s On Social Media

So had my save of the things that caught the eye on social media today that I thought I would share with you as most people avoid social media like the plague and who can blame them. Let’s start with … Continue reading

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Well Hud Me Back!

The Disgusting Tory Party have passed the most dangerous piece of legislation that I can think of in the last 20 years. The Health and Care Bill makes some dangerous subtle changes and outright scary changes in England. One of … Continue reading

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Kevin McKenna – Sturgeon the Con Artist

Part way through the latest article by Kevin McKenna he asks a very good question, one that new media have asked a few times over the last few months, if not years, regarding the level of governance of the current … Continue reading

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Something Different: Latest Marvel Movies

I have now caught up with the latest Marvel Movies and thought I would give my impression of them without giving too much away, I hope 🙂 Black Widow (2021) The prequal story for Black Widow starring Scarlett Johansson, William … Continue reading

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Hypocrites, Cheats, Scumbags of the finest order

A story that should be front page news but won’t even register in the poor and vulnerable hating UK is the exclusive by Chaminda Jayanetti that Universal Credit sanctions have risen by 14,000 in just 3 months. As Chaminda points … Continue reading

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From incompetence to cruelty

So with Nickla welcoming John Paul Marks to the role of Permanent Secretary to the Scottish Government we have went from incompetence to abject cruelty in one fair swoop with this appointment. While the First Minister gets provided with a … Continue reading

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Bits and Pieces – Social Media

Social media as we know can be an echo chamber of various views but I as I have noted before I am a bit of a fan of Twitter and last night a few things caught my eye that I … Continue reading

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If only the SNP were obsessed with independence and services

If only the Scottish Government and the SNP were as obsessed with independence and services, fighting poverty, funding local government properly, sorting out the mess that is the Scottish NHS, fixing education, improving the economy, you know that long list … Continue reading

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Guest Post: I would start from here by Panda Paws

This is the second guest post ever on Grumpy Scottish Man so huge thanks and a huge welcome to Panda Paws for taking the time to write a blog, for this blog. As the last time I will approve comments … Continue reading

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