It was all entirely predictable - and predicted by me, as well as many more distinguished commentators - the granting of more powers simply plays into our self-determination agenda, and feeds an appetite that will only be satified with full independence.
UK is between a rock and a hard place -
Granting more powers just increases the demand for more, and infuriates the English electorate.
Denying them guarantees an irresistible Scottish demand for the second referendum.
Ye cannae win, Westminster - we have history, the zeitgeist and right on our side. (Nov 2011 blog)
Murphy at his vacuous worse - and that's saying something!
NEIL: "I hope you'll be better at answering my questions when I interview you on Sunday."
MURPHY: "I'm looking forward to it, Andrew .."
NEIL: "I was - until that interview. But nevertheless ..."
Get back fast to McTernan and your new comms team, Jimbo - radical surgery is required on your media persona. And you can rely on them to make it even worse ...