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The World is Our Lobster

    The World is Our Lobster

MICHAEL J BLAIR Perthshire, Scotland  Warning! This message is brought to you by an optimist who should really have more sense. As far as I can tell, the world is probably

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The Time for the Truth?

    The Time for the Truth?

MICHAEL J BLAIR Perthshire, Scotland In the last few days, we have witnessed what amounted to a coup d’etate in Saudi Arabia. This wasn’t unexpected in some circles, but a

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Manufactured Bickering Hiding Corruption

    Manufactured Bickering Hiding Corruption

MICHAEL J BLAIR Perthshire, Scotland  During a conversation last evening, I suddenly realised why I had been feeling uncomfortable about some aspects of the endless debate on Scottish independence. The

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SNP Annual Conference: Utopia or Myopia?

    SNP Annual Conference: Utopia or Myopia?

MICHAEL J BLAIR Perthshire, Scotland  I have deliberately ignored the glorious delight, which is the SNP annual conference. There is usually far too much alcohol and hot air around. And

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Independence, Ignorance, & Opportunism of the SNP

    Independence, Ignorance, & Opportunism of the SNP

MICHAEL J BLAIR Perthshire, Scotland  The Catalan independence referendum, which was illegal, has shown the complexity of part of a

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The Poison of Sectarianism in Scotland’s Independence Debate

    The Poison of Sectarianism in Scotland’s Independence Debate

MICHAEL J BLAIR Perthshire, Scotland  Over the last three years, I’ve noticed the  unpleasantness of sectarianism creeping into the independence

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Brexit: Political Confusion & Other Tales

    Brexit: Political Confusion & Other Tales

MICHAEL J BLAIR Perthshire, Scotland  Brexit is a word I didn’t like when I first heard it on television, and

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Human Existence: Is this just a game?

    Human Existence: Is this just a game?

MICHAEL J BLAIR Perthshire, Scotland  Could our existence be something other than our general perception? What if everything we see

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It’s Only Artificial Intelligence: What Could Go Wrong!

    It’s Only Artificial Intelligence: What Could Go Wrong!

MICHAEL J BLAIR Perthshire, Scotland  Technology is meant to be here to make our lives easier, but not to the

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The HS2 Fiasco: Just the Tip of an Iceberg of Corruption

    The HS2 Fiasco: Just the Tip of an Iceberg of Corruption

MICHAEL J BLAIR Perthshire, Scotland  Politicians are, by nature, self-obsessed. But from what I’ve seen over the last few years, they lack even a modicum of self-awareness. We, looking from

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