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Darling vs. Ninja Turtle

Darling vs. Ninja Turtle

Alistair Darling (noted here for his similarity to kids' TV character Sam the Eagle) is probably used to a bit of a political argy-bargy, but may have met his match in Scottish Ninja Turtle Adam Mackay. Mr Darling was speaking in Inverness on the campaign trail for 'Better Together' the Scottish independence referendum pro-union group when he was heckled by pro-independence Mr Mackay (a member of the Facebook group Scottish Militant Ninja Turtles). Mr Mackay accused the former Chancellor of "scaremongering" about an independent Scotland, however Mackay was a lone voice lacking the support of his fellow Turtles!