Shouldn’t Gerry develop a more nuanced and circumspect line of thinking?

Bobballs showing some magisterial disrespect for the international representative for West Belfast’s north American perambulations… But after dusting the President of Sinn Fein up a bit, he usefully observes:

Perhaps during conflict anything goes – but when in the peace-building phase, personal credibility and reputation for fair-dealing among participants is important. Doesn’t Gerry’s credibility suffer when he repeats the same ol’ Fantasy Ireland guff from the 70s? Shouldn’t he develop a more nuanced and circumspect line of thinking?