"It’s not the responsibility of Amazon to keep the roads clear, it’s the responsibility of the Scottish government."A comment connected to this story. I think in this particular case, if I were a Scottish online shopper, I'd be grateful that the various companies have been at least honest in letting me know in plenty of time that they can't guarantee delivery for Christmas. And as for "abandoning" Scotland, it's nothing more than the usual pathetic populist bleating from the SNP. Profit-making companies do not generally abandon present or potential money-making opportunities unless it is the very last alternative.
Tuesday, December 14, 2010
SNP caught in a snowdrift of their own making
David McLetchie, Scottish Conservative Chief Whip: