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It's the other way around. They want our support to help them. Especially there's a little debate going on in Scotland right now, for which both sides would like our newspaper to support them. In fact, we've been asked just recently when is the Scotsman going to come off the fence as far as the independence question is concerned? I said with three years to go, not yet. Obviously we do -- over the years I've recruited the support of local politicians for our campaigns, but by and large certainly in the position of the Scotsman and Scotland man on Sunday it tends to be the other way around.

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