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Like a crack ridden Glaswegian Sister Wendy Beckett on R4 Kitchen Cabinet E17 resident Researching* a whisky book *honestly

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Pig day tomorrow. Hopefully my bags of pig's blood won't leak all over the Tube causing a stooshie at Finsbury Park like last time.@DanielNothing that's why we now call them anti-choice@TheAzzo is that your telly or do neither of them eat@DavieGreig it's still there I think@DavieGreig pogo on pal@DavieGreig pfffft@alastairmci @paulkingsnorth @MichaelMarten I think it's a bit like the pub,@gi_nav ok.@gi_nav we just haven't advertised the latter as we generally don't@gi_nav some of us have done both Gina.What a pity there wasn't an inquiry into the Iraq War to inform our decision on bombing Syria
Retweeted by Rachel McCormackI am at that in between stage where I can't see with or without my glasses. Deeply disturbing.Since 2013, British Gas's overcharging, competition and environmental failings have cost it £25m+ in fines and settlements. #TweetForShelter
Retweeted by Rachel McCormack@nikeshshukla ah no we need more of them. To protect ourselves from something. . .@nikeshshukla makes you think that young white American men should just be banned.My first flat in London in 1975 cost £9K, my income was £5K. That flat's now worth £700K and a young fellow doing my job would be paid £25K.
Retweeted by Rachel McCormackFound: Space rocket. One owner. Currently occupied by several thousand barnacles, sitting tenants. #Scilly #Tresco
Retweeted by Rachel McCormack@MalcolmCombe yup@R_McCormack Still, at least we're getting 13 frigates on the Clyde, renewables subsidies, & that Carbon Capture & Storage in Peterhead. Oh.
Retweeted by Rachel McCormackI am so on board with this @mpphillips. Fewer books about old white men having sexual epiphanies plskthnks
Retweeted by Rachel McCormackBet you wish you'd voted Yes now Scotland. All the Project Fear stuff is happening anyway and to all of us corrective to all that 'end of austerity' knackers. By me: A silent crisis in local services tells the truth
Retweeted by Rachel McCormackThe current wave of activism sure has a lot of snappy buzzwords to dismiss women whose opinions you don't like…
Retweeted by Rachel McCormackEven David lean had moments of crippling self-doubt. Someone might need to know this today.
Retweeted by Rachel McCormackMy understanding now is that the judge who suggested a victim "condoned & acquiesced" in her rape was Lord Stewart.
Retweeted by Rachel McCormack@mePadraigReidy @NickCohen4 have I to accuse you of being a red or having a witch hunt for them? #confused
"Is it inevitable that the NHS will become privatised?" Well, if our incompetent opposition can't get their act together... #bbcqt
Retweeted by Rachel McCormack@Writerer @Tucker5law I'm not sure which one of you two is the scarier.many who care about our wonderful literary scene in Scotland at #SaltireLiterary awards. A notable exception? @BBCScotland Disappointing.
Retweeted by Rachel McCormack@Tucker5law indeedNo Matthew Forde, the reason the UK is a rich society is because we robbed the entire fucking world in the 19th century. #bbcqt
Retweeted by Rachel McCormack@calumsmac 😂😂@hazelblackberry ha ha ha ha!I really hope I don't get a beard.The more I write about Trips With the Patriarch the more I realise I am becoming him.@SejalSukhadwala nice advertorial for them then@hangfirebbq wow they look fabulous@mrjamesmack I speak to Syrian disaspora in Scotland on a regular basis. None I've spoken to support more airstrikes, seen as ineffective
Retweeted by Rachel McCormack@WeeRascal ach tell me ye wernae thinking the same thing . , .@WeeRascal for a blind woman she's great at painting her nails.@ScotchKitchen we have special St Andrews food?Michel Faber wins #saltireliterary Book of the Year for "The Book of Strange New Things":
Retweeted by Rachel McCormackWhat a shortlist Burnside in the New Statesman this week: 'Adventures in Human Being is an entrancing roadmap of the flesh'
Retweeted by Rachel McCormack@TheYellowBrolly good eyeliner application.@ruby0ven that is even better news@williamsonkev the one reply to that tweet is just excellent. Made me laugh.@ThanePrince @MillisKitchen @HoppersLondon I went today and it was fabulous. I didn't notice the tiles. I did notice the cocktails.@LBABooks which is why it was so incredibly funny.@LBABooks so they just told the press all about it themselves saying they were too old for it now. Then they played swingers in Benidorm.@LBABooks the thing I lived best about them was someone was obviously trying to sell the story of them being swingers to the Scottish press@AmyC628 😱😱😍😍😍 👍🏻👍🏻👍🏻👍🏻👍🏻👍🏻👍🏻👍🏻@LBABooks they did a Benidorm episode once and were absolutely hilarious.@AmyC628 no way!!!!! Ach well the Krankies and Michelle McManus will have to do.@maroonajambo yup.@LBABooks oh they are the BEST at panto.@NesrineMalik @KhanumBilquis he has blocked me and I have never tweeted him. I once had a convo about him with a friend@Ailbhetweets it seems to be what I haveTo go to the campest panto in Scotland with Michelle McManus, The Krankies and John Barrowman?" "YES PLEASE!!" #whymyMumisgreatTheatrical spectacle with no old maid, no tinsel, no booing and hissing and some kind of 19th century intellectual point." "Ah, do you want"Rachel, is your Father getting panto tickets for your birthday?" "I asked him to last year and we ended up at the Citizens watching someThe psychedelic slanting accompanying the glasses wearing is getting a bit dull now.@Torcuil @gaelicmedia @DeidreBrock if they dump Fraochy Bay there’ll be troubleNew euphemisms for periods- Funding the refuge. Bringing out the red briefcase Lining Osborne's pocket Pay as you flow
Retweeted by Rachel McCormack@DewiCasgwent no, have you asked Hannah?My doctors surgery has turned into complete chaos in the past 6 months. God only knows what the rest of the NHS is like at the moment.
An unblushing political pirouette. You need some effrontery to prosper in this politics lark.
Retweeted by Rachel McCormackOsborne says his job was to "rescue Britain" from Labour. Presumably by borrowing even more than Brown planned...
Retweeted by Rachel McCormack@ThanePrince @TheBoyWhoBakes it's just wonderful.@ScottishLit @billykayscot @CoorieCal @Cozmiester I will as and when I find them.@ScottishLit @billykayscot @CoorieCal @Cozmiester there's some good DID BBC archive to link to, from Naomi Mitchison to Mani Shinwell.@ScottishLit @billykayscot @CoorieCal @Cozmiester what a brilliant page. Amazing resource.Dundee has always traded globally from India to Archangel. Now the world is coming to Dundee
Retweeted by Rachel McCormack@mattleys yes they did say it would take a while as my eyes wouldn't need to strain anymore, I think that is what the slanting is all about@mattleys okay I will.@wordspinster @anyabike @mattleys oh the joys of all of this.@mattleys I don't speak fluent spectacle speak yet.@anyabike @mattleys yes that is also a concern, . .@mattleys I am confused, (and very nearly hallucinating)@mattleys it seems they're distance ones, optician told me only for reading and driving, but assistant said I needed them all the time.@mattleys it's very very weird.@PaulLomax no. Definitely not.I am wearing glasses for the first time. Everything is squinty and lopsided. It's like being on mushrooms. Fun but gets in the way of work.Another (fairly startling) gender stat. In 2015 Scotland has 132 sheriffs sitting in courts. Only 28 of these are women. Not even a quarter.
Retweeted by Rachel McCormackApparently Denise Van-Outen is a chef now. Coz there's a photo of her near a stove and you can win her apron.
Retweeted by Rachel McCormack@DrAnnieGray if the breakfast is like the robes and the beds all I can say is I have a packet of shortbread@DrAnnieGray yeah I’ve moaned about them previously. I am already scared about toiletry watchJesus this bed is like a bouncy castle #bristolhotels #notalltowellingrobesShelter propose compulsory purchase of empty homes - these on Islay sd be first @DonaldIslay
Retweeted by Rachel McCormack#notalltowellingrobesI am in a white towel robe. It’s not as nice as the one in Gleneagles 😳
The West Country has some amazing place names like Worle and Yatton. Nothing bad could happen in a place called Yatton@DeborahJaneOrr It The mine Of party they Have to become to win an election won't want to abolish FPTPIn today's ZOLA: BLOOD SEX & MONEY an MP takes political advantage of a terrorist attack in Paris. Bit far-fetched.
Retweeted by Rachel McCormack@shoozographer Tbf I was only feeding myself and I forgot one day to the next.
Ferran and Albert Adrià to open restaurant in Turin - Italian press reports:
Retweeted by Rachel McCormack@joshspero too few peopleA traditional Catalan Christmas dinner event in London!
Retweeted by Rachel McCormack@PeatWorrier as is only right and proper.@BuggerLePanda I did use celery, I also used lard.
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