Sex And The City creator Candace Bushnell has let fly with a bizarre outburst against Scottish people.

Promoting her new book TRADING UP at the Edinburgh festival, the former columnist claimed that to make it as a comedian in Scotland she would have to dress badly and swear like a sailor.

The glamorous New Yorker said, "Sometimes in Scotland you can't be sure who are the men and who are the women."

25/08/2003 14:31