A new friend across the pond, Professor Gavin Kennedy, posted a kind item about Blawgletter’s invocation of Homer Simpson (No Comeuppance!) in reference to Wealth of Nations (1776) author Adam Smith — the Scot professor’s countryman and pastime. See it here. Blawgletter appreciates the gentle ribbing.
Blawgletter now recalls — too late — the motto of Scotland: Nemo me impune lacessit. It means "no one provokes me with impunity." Aye!