Worth a blog just to give the link, in case you missed the newspaper - and my Tweet. You’ll have to register to read it all, but registration at The Herald online is free.
(I unaccountably missed Harry Reid as one of my journalist heroes in my piece the other day, but he is.)
A quote -
Labour has taken Scotland for granted twice over. Its big hitters have pursued their careers hundreds of miles to the south, treating their own base with disdain; those left behind have become complacent, stagnating smugly and maybe not even minding too much if they are seen as inferior.
Harry Reid - The Herald 1st March 2011