Regular readers will remember how Andrew Marr gloated about Scotland’s Covid death rate when it was, for a few days in November 2020, higher than in England:
Marr berated the First Minister over these highly selective figures but then lost interest when they fell well below those for England, for the following months.
After another short period, in July 2021, when the Scottish figures have been higher again, following in the wake of an earlier surge in cases, Marr seemed not to notice.
Now they have again fallen below the English rate and this seems likely to continue:
Should I write to him in an effort to help him get it right tomorrow? Maybe even interrogate an English minister?