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14 Ominous Signs That Show Exactly What The Scottish Referendum Result Will Be

Will it be YES or NO? The fact is we know already. OR DO WE?

Posted on September 17, 2014, at 10:54 a.m. ET

1. This cloud. YES – 1 NO – 0.

As spotted by holidaymaker Gillian Degnan, 44, in Sardinia. She told SWNS: "The referendum is the talking point between everyone at the moment and I started to wonder whether it was an omen about how the vote is going to go."Almost certainly Gillian.
Gillian Degnan / Via SWNS.com

As spotted by holidaymaker Gillian Degnan, 44, in Sardinia. She told SWNS: "The referendum is the talking point between everyone at the moment and I started to wonder whether it was an omen about how the vote is going to go."

Almost certainly Gillian.

2. This piece of KFC chicken. YES – 2 NO – 0.

As spotted by Terry O'Neil while on holiday in Eastbourne with his wife and three children. "I don't know whether it's an omen for the outcome of the Scottish referendum, but I wouldn't be surprised if Scotland vote Yes," Terry told SWNS. Same here Terry.
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As spotted by Terry O'Neil while on holiday in Eastbourne with his wife and three children. "I don't know whether it's an omen for the outcome of the Scottish referendum, but I wouldn't be surprised if Scotland vote Yes," Terry told SWNS. Same here Terry.

3. These thistles. YES – 2 NO – 1

"Scotland's national flower - suddenly sprouted on a grass area at the GardeningExpress.co.uk nursery near Chelmsford," according to a PR who emailed this and who some would say was chancing his luck but not me. Not me.

4. These thistles too! No, actually ignore these thistles, they don't tell us anything.

Matt Tucker / BuzzFeed / Via Gardeningexpress.co.uk

5. Beyoncé's famous Superbowl hand gesture. YES – 2 NO – 2.

Sneer all you want. It happened.
CBS / Alan White / BuzzFeed

Sneer all you want. It happened.

6. These plane trails. Conclusive. YES – 3 NO – 2.

Hey @Skipinder, I just saw this in the sky over London. Saltire in contrails. An omen? #scottishindependence

Michael Sanders@HummingBird_The

Hey @Skipinder, I just saw this in the sky over London. Saltire in contrails. An omen? #scottishindependence

5:11 PM - 12 Sep 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

7. The fact Alt-J decide to put out a new album NOW of all times. YES – 3 NO –3.

When the band that says "TRIANGLES are my favourite shape," decide to drop an album now it really makes you think.
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When the band that says "TRIANGLES are my favourite shape," decide to drop an album now it really makes you think.

8. This uncannily-shaped pattern that you see every day if you have sliced bread. YES – 4 NO – 3.

Shut up.
Alan White / BuzzFeed / Via en.wikipedia.org

Shut up.

9. @TannadiceLad bursting through the 5,000 twitter follower mark. YES – 5 NO – 4.

In the face of all those protests about BBC bias, one man has remained stoic and impartial. Not entirely sure what it means in terms of the vote but it's a significant sign of something and no mistake. Both camps get a point.
Twitter: @TannadiceLad

In the face of all those protests about BBC bias, one man has remained stoic and impartial. Not entirely sure what it means in terms of the vote but it's a significant sign of something and no mistake. Both camps get a point.

10. This dog. Stone cold evidence. YES – 6 NO – 4.

11. This dog. YES – 6 NO – 5.

Am I soon to have an international dog? Lola is voting #No with her #indyref vote #ScottishIndependence #NoDivorce

Kieran Johnson@KieranJaye

Am I soon to have an international dog? Lola is voting #No with her #indyref vote #ScottishIndependence 🇬🇧 #NoDivorce

8:52 AM - 17 Sep 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

12. American opinions. YES – 6 NO – 6.

Probably liable to put some Scots off.

13. The famous flag fail. YES – 7 NO – 6.

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14. Alex Salmond's face found in a tin of salmon. Which you could take either way but probably not a good thing for him on the whole. YES – 7 No – 7.

Face of Alex Salmond found in, yes, a tin of salmon. Only in @thesundaysport tomorrow

Sunday Sport@thesundaysport

Face of Alex Salmond found in, yes, a tin of salmon. Only in @thesundaysport tomorrow

7:57 PM - 13 Sep 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

It's a dead heat. Bet you didn't see that coming.

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