If you feel like you need a little brush-up on (one of) Ireland’s patron saint(s), check this out.
If you want a somewhat controversial take on St. Patrick, go here.
And if you want to know some interesting Irish Fun Facts, go here.
And yes, I’m mostly Irish. And yes I have pride in my heritage, but I’m not much of a fan of public drunken brawling and slurring. I find myself agreeing with Frank Delaney’s take on celebration of St Patrick’s Day…”Drowning The Shamrock”.
Here’s a picture of me in Ireland in 2007:
- St Patrick’s Day explained…and there’s no Guinness involved. (islandfairy.wordpress.com)
- What is St. Patrick’s Day? (faithfulprovisions.com)
- St Patrick’s Day (frstephensmuts.wordpress.com)