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The history behind St. Patrick’s Day

St. Patrick’s Day is a global celebration that often involves beers and parades. It is historically a religious day that was made popular by Irish-American immigrants in the 1700s. The holiday is still viewed as a religious day in Ireland, but in the ’90s, the Irish government began promoting celebrations […]
The history behind St. Patrick’s Day
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13 reasons why St. Patrick’s Day is the worst

St. Patrick’s Day is an iconic Irish holiday, but it’s also one of the biggest drinking days of the year. But between huge crowds, potentially freezing weather, and a general lack of knowledge of what is being celebrated, it definitely is not the best way to spend your Saturday this […]
13 reasons why St. Patrick’s Day is the worst
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Jeff Sessions once complained about FBI employees and reminisced about the ‘the old days’ when it ‘only hired Irishmen,’ former deputy director Andrew McCabe reportedly says in his memoir

While attorney general, Jeff Sessions once complained about the racial composition of the FBI and reminisced about the “old days” where “you all only hired Irishmen,” according to a memoir written by Andrew McCabe, the former deputy FBI director, and reviewed by The Wall Street Journal. One person familiar with […]
Jeff Sessions once complained about FBI employees and reminisced about the ‘the old days’ when it ‘only hired Irishmen,’ former deputy director Andrew McCabe reportedly says in his memoir
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15 Irish sayings everyone in Australia should embrace

*This article was originally published in March 2014. Each year on March 17, the Irish and Irish-at-heart come out in droves to pubs and parade routes to celebrate the patron saint of Ireland. In the Australia, St. Patrick’s Day serves as a valid excuse to wear green and drink. But […]
15 Irish sayings everyone in Australia should embrace
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Here Are The Most Famous Irish Pubs In America

[credit provider=”Party Earth” url=”http://www.partyearth.com/washington-dc/pubs/the-dubliner-2/”] Feel the spirit of Ireland any night of the year when you step into an Irish pub. There’s really nothing quite like the jovial and cozy atmosphere so many Kilkenny-filled taverns create. Between the years 1845-1852, the Great Potato Famine brought numerous Irish refugees across The Pond […]
Here Are The Most Famous Irish Pubs In America