And so the great day has arrived when Alex Salmond gets to see which way the dice will fall on what is certainly the biggest gamble of his political career. Gamble is the operative word here I would suggest, as I cannot see any visionary leadership at work. Rather a play on the years of frustration Scotland and its people have endured from the abuses of Westminster.
We have had the TV confrontations, the mud slinging and lack of political vision from both camps since this whole issue kicked off years ago. There is no doubt Salmond is a shrewd political operator and has worked half the population up into a frenzy about independence, but it is only half and it is here that I ask you to look at the reality of what is happening. Continue reading