jannie

Scots Word: Janitor

ScotsUSA Books

Janitor is another of those words that appear quite commonly in Scots and in American English, but not in English English. Often shortened to jannie, the Scottish janitor is in …

timelapse

Stunning Timelapse of Scotland

ScotsUSA Film

This spectacular timelapse video captures many of Scotland’s icons and was produced by Glasgow film maker, James Strange. ‘Albalapse’ is a labour of love and features footage collected over a …

whiskey shot gun

Whiskey Shot Gun

Wm. T. Foxtrot Whisky

Invented by Frank G. Bolm in the USA, the Whiskey Shot Gun, provides a novel way to dispense whiskey shots. A patent for the contraption was filed in 1966 and …