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The Guardian Thinks Glasgow Is The Capital Of Scotland

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This is how to annoy five million people north of the border.

1. If you can’t remember the Scottish capital, you probably know it’s either Edinburgh or Glasgow. In a sub-heading on Saturday, The Guardian plucked for the wrong one.

If you can't remember the Scottish capital, you probably know it's either Edinburgh or Glasgow. In a sub-heading on Saturday, The Guardian plucked for the wrong one.

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2. As you’d expect, some Scots didn’t like this very much.

David Officer @Davidofficer

Great article in the guardian about Glasgow art scene but it's not the Scottish capital @guardian subs. Do better. http://t.co/zvMzkPcW1m

Catriona Stewart @LadyCatStewart

Guardian article thinks Glasgow is the capital of Scotland.And they say London media is out of touch with regions… http://t.co/qCB6YIE4pl

Terry Murden @TerryMurden1

Howler in @guardian which states today that Glasgow is the Scottish capital. No wonder the nats get angry.

5. But some Glaswegians would be perfectly happy for it to be considered Scotland’s first city.

ruth wishart @ruth_wishart

Grateful to The Guardian for designating Glasgow Scotland's capital!

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