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12 Facts You Probably Had Wrong About St. Patrick’s Day


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Cherise Udell

Cherise Udell is a mom, clean air advocate, anthropologist and feline aficionado with the nomadic habit of taking spontaneous sojourns to unusual destinations. Before her adventures in motherhood, she was an intrepid Amazon jungle guide equipped with a pair of sturdy wellingtons and a 24-inch machete, as well as a volunteer at a rainforest animal rescue center.


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4:10AM PDT on May 18, 2015

Very informative; didn't know about the colour originally being blue. Thanks for sharing.

1:19AM PDT on Oct 16, 2014

Thank you!

7:57PM PDT on Mar 26, 2014

Thank you for interesting article.

7:56PM PDT on Mar 26, 2014

Thank you for interesting article.

12:51PM PDT on Mar 24, 2014

Out of all the holidays it seems like St. Patrick's Day is the biggest celebration in my city. Funky.

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6:59AM PDT on Mar 24, 2014

Thank you.

3:47AM PDT on Mar 24, 2014

You forgot to mention that song like McNamara's band, Irish eyes, Too-ra-loo-ra-loo-ral, and Danny boy AREN'T IRISH!!! The first three were written in the U.S. the last in England.

3:05AM PDT on Mar 24, 2014

Thank you :)

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