SNP MSP and Minister for Social Security, Jeane Freeman, has brought grievance politics back into the spotlight.
It was recently announced that Scottish Conservative leader Ruth Davidson was to take part in a Great British Bake Off special. Ruth Davidson is taking part to raise much needed funds for the charity Stand Up To Cancer.
Jeane Freeman tweeted: "Och don't worry @RuthDavidsonMSP is doing celebrity bake-off...getting on with her day job"
The irony of Jeane Freeman's attack on Ruth is that she appears to have tweeted whilst on holiday in Spain!
Cllr M Gallacher, Scottish Conservative Councillor for Motherwell West was quick to point out that Ruth Davidson was taking part in the show to raise funds for a cancer charity.
Cllr M Gallcher tweeted: "Raising money for a cancer charity. What a horrible comment considering it is a charity special episode. Get over yourself."
After being told how spiteful and pathetic she had been SNP MSP Jeane Freeman started furiously backtracking by tweeting: "No criticism of @RuthDavidsonMSP or any politician working 4 charity intended.Just noting irony ofTory policies cause so many 2 suffer."
Kirsty Blackman: “I don’t think most folk in their daily lives give two hoots about whether Scotland is a member of the union. The constitutional issues are not the biggest concern for an awful lot of people and, in fact, I very rarely talk about Scottish independence in the chamber, because I talk about things that matter to the people of Aberdeen."
It is being reported that Serena Cowdy, the woman allegedly involved in a love triangle with Stewart Hosie and SNP MP Angus MacNeil, is to marry Hosie after a Christmas proposal.
Serena Cowdy, 36, reportedly had affairs with MacNeil and Hosie - which led to both mens marriages coming to an end. Stewart Hosie was married to Shona Robison.
Civic & Joyous Nationalism at its very best!
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