The Heart Wants What the Heart Wants

“Bagpipes, haggis, poetry, whiskey.” The Scottish pub's website describes its 11th annual Burns Night activities tersely, and with target-map accuracy. Those four items are…

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Yes We Cairn

Scotland's favorite son, Robert Burns, appears to be one of the few cult figures who may have actually lived up to his reputation. A…

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Address to Edinburgh

Annual tributes to Scottish poet Robert Burns take place everywhere there are Scots and their admirers. Burns Night often happens in august, wood-paneled halls…

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Great Scot

Bagpipes, Robert Burns' poetry, haggis, and about a million kinds of scotch

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Sound Advice

Animal memoirs, royal vocalists, and intestinal fortitude

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