Scotland voted more decisively to remain part of the Union than the UK, as a whole, voted to leave the EU. 55% - 45% as opposed to 52% - 48%.
The Sainted Nicola is a politician with an agenda, although she's something of a one trick pony. Much of Scotland is bored with that part of her song, except, of course, for the "foaming at the mouth" Nationalists
But people are jumping the gun on this. What was suggested yesterday was an just an opening shot. The negotiations have yet to take place and it's not until the conclusion, we'll really see the outcome and maybe not even for a few years after that.
Stay calm and carry on. We have a very bright future to look forward to. As I've said before, there's a whole world out there. It doesn't begin and end at the English Channel.
She's pointing out (quite rightly) that they do not hold all the aces. We could implement effectively a tax haven right on their door step and there's nothing they could do about it.
Furthermore, along with the Americans, we do have probably the premier security system in the world. The total "Five Eyes" system is second to none. If they want access to it, then be friendly towards us. They (by comparison) are still in a third world. You can see the shambles recently with the terrible terror threats they had to deal with. It was clear for all to see, it was chaos.
There's nothing wrong in reminding those hard liners, that there's two sides to every story - and negotiation.