With the possible exception of claiming N. Sea oil, just where is the great wealth of today’s Scotland—where government spending is over 50% of GDP?
posted on 10/06/2012 2:07:23 PM PDT
With the possible exception of claiming N. Sea oil, just where is the great wealth of todays Scotland
Financial services, manufacturing, tourism, fishing, luxery items, coal, zinc, iron.
posted on 10/06/2012 2:22:28 PM PDT
(Islam is as Islam does.)
Scotland would also be left with the Bank of Scotland’s bad debt. On the plus side, they would be free from the EU’s control.
posted on 10/06/2012 2:41:28 PM PDT
The scotch wells and the haggis mines.
posted on 10/06/2012 3:35:47 PM PDT
(HH: "Obama just doesnt really understand what he was talking about on subject after subject")
posted on 10/06/2012 3:43:47 PM PDT
Scotland would be better off in the long run, forced to stand on their own.
posted on 10/06/2012 7:05:17 PM PDT
As with Greece, the rest of the Eurotrash won’t be reasonably solid until they quit lying about how much their debt actually is. It would clearly be in their best interest to make the Euro work but it ain’t really happening until they ‘fess up.
posted on 10/07/2012 12:01:22 PM PDT
(skip the names---just kick the buttz)
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