After that, it became a feeding frenzy as MSPs and councillors realised how easy it was to ban things. Soon there was a bill to ban fur farming. And only after the legislation was passed was it discovered that, er ... there were no fur farms in Scotland.* I didn't coin the term "Numptydrome" but I can't recall where I saw it so can't credit the creator.
James O’Brien Too Much For Newsnight
41 minutes ago