Hell has indeed frozen over…

Johann Hari believes that Ian Paisley has signed up for a deal, but given his past as a fire and brimstone prophet, he is not entirely sure what has changed that allows him to the deal he has eschewed for so long. Hari certainly doesn’t believe Northern Ireland has changed its old habits of separate development, Peace Process™, or no Peace Process™.

H/T to reader David.

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