15 step approach to ‘frauding up’ an invisible negotiations strategy, the Northern Ireland way…

I’m a bit late coming to this (pace Allison in the Irish News), but given the poor ratio of speculation to fact about the Con-DUP deal, this is decent guide to the glacial pace of negotiations in Stormont (and London) from former DUP spad, Richard Bullick, who has now been released into the wild:

Punch and Judy would not be in it.

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