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A Sideways Glare at Contemporary Society

Hogmanay: Let’s Get Scottish

Although, lately, it’s become a bit of a drunken bash, Hogmanay is actually a very ancient festival. What? You’ve never heard of Hogmanay? Sorry! I tend to forget that most … Continue reading

December 29, 2017 · 5 Comments

St. Andrew’s Day – 2017

Thursday, November 30th is the feast day of St Andrew, the patron saint of Scotland.  It’s a day when Scotsmen (and women) all over the world … do nothing by … Continue reading

November 28, 2017 · 11 Comments

The War On Plaid

November 30th was St. Andrew’s Day* and I’m declaring war on plaid.  Why?  Last week, after seven unoffending years, a free yoga class at the University of Ottawa, in Canada, … Continue reading

December 1, 2015 · 6 Comments
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