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Jim Murphy, Saviour of the Union

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21 Comments

  • Doreen Milne 2 years ago

    Loved it then, still love it.

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  • Alan Clayton 2 years ago

    hilarious

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  • Lesley Docksey 2 years ago

    One of my favourites. One of the best take-offs of the solemn BBC documentary, including the Neil Oliver look-alike popping up from behind bits of ruin. I still laugh out loud and share it with friends.

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  • Calgacus MacAndrews 2 years ago

    This will always be Neil Oliver’s best work.

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  • Onwards 2 years ago

    Brilliant. A cry of PISH rang out above the crowd.

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  • Sonny Crocket 2 years ago

    Thiocfaidh ar la! 😉

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  • David I 2 years ago

    Sadly what was both witty and funny then , is no longer so .Is it that I’ve lost my sense of humour ? I think not , While most saw through the likes of Murphy and his ilk, they left a darkness that can’t be forgiven.
    Or in the alternative, maybe I’m just having a moodie,? Nope it’s not that

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  • Mathew 2 years ago

    Cheered me up. Goya, Bosch and Caravaggio in there too!

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    • c rober 2 years ago

      and of course Barr.

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  • Drew Campbell 2 years ago

    Did this really happen?

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  • Alba Woman 2 years ago

    This cheered me up so much back then. It still does. Fab talent all round. Many thanks for the really good laugh.

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  • Dean MacKinnon-Thomson 2 years ago

    This video does illuminate the frenzied abusive thinking of diehard cybernats.

    It disrespects 55% of Scots as ‘the old, the weak and the gullible’.

    Calling the majority of Scots those things hardly makes us more likely to vote ‘aye’ to separation in any future referendum.

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    • Bert Logan 2 years ago

      This video has got a torch.

      It disrespects those who don’t get it. Maybe one day eh?

      Calling the now minority of Scots these things seems to still have convinced enough to see the light.

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    • douglas clark 2 years ago

      Dean MacKinnon-Thomson,

      This video does illuminate the frenzied abusive thinking of diehard cybernats.

      It disrespects 55% of Scots as ‘the old, the weak and the gullible’.

      Calling the majority of Scots those things hardly makes us more likely to vote ‘aye’ to separation in any future referendum.

      You missed the wit in it?

      It disprespects no-one except Jim Murphy, who may be your hero, but exited Eastwood shortly thereafter.

      I accept that there are old lags like you that just lurve the Queen and David (ps) Cameron. (do you really want to know what ps stands for?)

      Comedy, like that, is more likely to persuade people away from your Puritanical views than t’opposite.

      Suck it up Dean, your lot couldn’t do that if you tried.

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  • Jocknbex 2 years ago

    Compulsory viewing for folk thinking there could be a future for Labour in Scotland – not for a while, not until after Independence I think. And even that might be too soon.

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  • Iona 2 years ago

    I had forgotten how good that was

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  • douglas clark 2 years ago

    That is not just good, it is genius. have they done anything else?

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    • Bella Caledonia Editor 2 years ago

      Yes and Bella is planning to collaborate with them

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  • deargreenplace8 2 years ago

    Murphy is ah Coont and always will be

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  • DR Cameron 2 years ago

    An enduring piece of work . Thanks again for the replay.

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  • Lisa Smith 2 years ago

    Side splitting satire!….pure Gold

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