Michael Blair

I'm a medically retired grumpy Scotsman with a good sense of the ridiculous. I write some political satire and some more serious pieces. I'm here to wake people up! 

On twitter I'm mmjblair and email me at [email protected] 

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Syria: Dust, Rubble, and Mirrors
7 days ago
Not for the first time, the Middle East is in turmoil. Once again, outside forces are stirring up trouble and trying to obscure the truth behind the plumes of acrid black smoke billowing from the bomb...
Spanish Accusation!
21 days ago
Just when I thought the SNP had scraped the bottom of the very last barrel, imagine my shock when I discovered they had found another barrel. This, folks, is the news that an unelected ex-Minister of ...
This Isn't 1973!
a month ago
I have noticed in the last few months, a tendency of the SNP supporters, to call Nicola Sturgeon, just Nicola. As if they have a personal relationship with the First Minister. This seems to me to be v...
Just Say No to Guns!
2 months ago
Guns are made to kill. Nothing more nothing less. Whether they are pointed at animals or humans, they are for killing. Guns are not for personal decoration. They are made specifically to create death....
SNP and the Cult of Personality
3 months ago
Today, in a picture straight out of the North Korean or Russian hand book on cultish behaviour, Nicola Sturgeon is surrounded by children who were tasked with painting images of the Dear Leader hersel...
Being a Human
3 months ago
Sometimes all it takes to be human is a kind word at the right time. A nice gesture which makes others smile. It's the simple things that make the most impact and the greatest difference.