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'According to your explanation, it is so happened that Gordon Brown was strolling along Downing Street, and at "Number 10" when he met Merlin, and with the touch of his magic wand Gordon Brown became Prime Minister....You seem to know little or nothing about realistic British politic as an UK resident.'|
Hahaha hello dragons, I think you might well be on a very sticky wicket with that claim son.
Gordon Brown became PM because no one in the governing Labour Party challenged him for the position. Actually one wanted to, but he didn't get enough support from the Parliamentary Labour Party to even mount a challenge. Why Gordon Brown became leader is simple - during the 1990's, he and Tony Blair (The two main protaganists for the change from the Labour Party to the New Labour Party after a decade or more out of power) made a pact, at a restaurant (Granita if you wish to look it up) that Tony Blair would be leader before stepping aside for Brown at a later date. That date was never confirmed, the two men fell out but when Blair finally left office he supported, and demanded of his loyal MPs that they also support, Brown as the next leader.
Completely undemocratic of course but such is power.
Not sure what you're going on about with all the Scotland stuff though, you've lost me with your rambling. Of course Scotland brings in a lot of revenue with North Sea Oil & Gas, but they are past peak production and won't be around for much longer - indeed, Britain is increasingly an importer of energy, from Norway mainly - nd many English would say that Scotland receives more taxpayer (Overwhelmingly English) money than it makes for the UK from its oil revenue.