Under [Professor] Gill Stephenson [GSG] in the Herald letters section yesterday, hopefully not giving one of her famous ‘flying fucks’ at the time, Aberdeenshire-based, Douglas Cowe, reservations co-ordinator for Town and Country Apartments, makes wee snidey comments about the First Minister and suggests:
With recent polls at 54% for Yes, up 20% from 45%, in 2014, it’s hard to see that as ‘small’. As for being poorer after independence and being able to stay in the EU, you know the answer to that one.
Cowe isn’t mentioned in the GSG email [see the previous piece on Prof Stephenson] but seems like an obvious recruit given his level of productivity and clear belief in the same rubbish.
Cowe is everywhere. I lost interest in counting his letters published nationally and locally over the years and all decrying independence or the SNP or the First Minister, and all based on risible evidence.
Here are some of his ‘best’ in 2020: