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ref date:1 Jul 2000 (WBA)
Let them eat cake

A giant cake to celebrate 1 year of general floundering was served up in Scotland to highlight the achievements of Scotlands fledgling puppet parliament.

In essence the parliament was a reasonable idea, but as long as its Labour members do as London says it will be a lame (and very costly) duck.

The virgin MSPs are at least learning first hand how a government can run, but next May lets hope it is the SNP and not Lib-Lab who call the shots.