Oh, Alex. Not this again.
Ever since Alex Salmond published his
delusions personal manifesto independent, totally unbiased and completely logically feasible account of what an independent Scotland would look like, he has dug his heels into the ground in the truculently recalcitrant perfectly reasonable belief that Westminster would accede to his demands recommendations, even though he has absolutely no authority to compel it to do so.
Two key areas concern the EU (not discussed here) and the economy.