You are currently browsing the monthly archive for September 2014.


You have no doubt heard about the upcoming referendum, which is certainly shaking up the financial markets. The post I am reblogging now seems awfully prescient on my part, not a characteristic I feel comfortable bragging about. But here goes….

Down Under

If you have even a passing interest in Scotland, you’ll be interested to learn that their recent elections have changed the political landscape of the United Kingdom. On Friday last, Alex Salmond, the leader of the Scottish National Party, basked in the glory of a stunning electoral victory.

His party won 69 of the 129 seats in the Scottish Parliament. Based on the SNP’s lead over Labour, Salmond should be able to push through a program of policy and public service reforms for Scotland. But will he be able to persuade his people, who currently disapprove of leaving the UK by more than two to one, that they should  strut down the path of independence? That dream is heady stuff.

P4290925

Last week, we had a window between the end of the teaching term and the beginning of exam marking. It seemed as good a time as any to make a…

View original post 1,086 more words

Flickr Photos

P6110011.jpg

P6110010.jpg

P6110009.jpg

P6110005.jpg

P6110002.jpg

More Photos

Categories

Blog Stats

  • 40,419 hits
September 2014
M T W T F S S
« Aug   Oct »
1234567
891011121314
15161718192021
22232425262728
2930  

Enter your email address to subscribe to this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.

Join 141 other followers

Top Rated

September 2014
M T W T F S S
« Aug   Oct »
1234567
891011121314
15161718192021
22232425262728
2930  
September 2014
M T W T F S S
« Aug   Oct »
1234567
891011121314
15161718192021
22232425262728
2930  

Categories