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Thread #127703 Message #2851928
Posted By: Dave MacKenzie
27-Feb-10 - 07:34 PM
Thread Name: BS: What did the Scots ever do for us?
Subject: RE: BS: What did the Scots ever do for us?
Legitimised the Mediaeval English monarchy on several occasions.
Brought Christianity to the Northern British and English.
Invented macadamised roads, macintoshes, telephones, televisions etc.
Taught the English how to play Association and Rugby Football.
Gave the Hannoverian army practice at fighting against armies who wouldn't stand still and let themselves be shot at.
Founded the Bank of England.