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Old 03-17-2006, 10:01 AM   #1
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FYM chat thread: wave if you're wearing green today!

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Old 03-17-2006, 10:06 AM   #3
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I'm wearing my green Aran sweater w/ my Irish pin

How well do you know all things Irish?

Take this pop quiz. Answer correctly, and you just may be brilliant! Brilliant!

1. How many letters are in the Irish alphabet?
2. True or false: An Irishman wrote the song “Danny Boy.”
3. What is believed to be St. Patrick’s real name?
4. Where was St. Patrick born?
5. Four Irish writers have won the Nobel Prize for Literature. Who are they?
6. Which was the first American pub to offer Guinness Draught?
7. True or false: “Christmas in Kilarney” was written in Ireland.
8. True or false: Ireland has more tourists than residents.
9. What is U2 singer Bono’s real name?
10. Where was Eamon de Valera, the third president of the Republic of Ireland, born?
11. What are “Munster Plums”?
12. Where was the first St. Patrick’s Day celebration in America held?
13. Which state in America is closest in size to Ireland?
14. What’s the difference between a shamrock and a clover?
15. True or false: Cabbage and corned beef is a traditional meal in Ireland.
16. True or false: Potatoes are native to Ireland.
17. When did Guinness Draught first appear on tap: 1759, 1859 or 1959?
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Luck o' the Irish to all!!!

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Old 03-17-2006, 10:56 AM   #5
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I'm wearing my green Dublin sweatshirt I got last spring break when I went to Dublin.
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Old 03-17-2006, 11:21 AM   #6
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My shirt even has the irish flag on it


Though later I'll be changing into my UNC 2005 NCAA National Champions shirt to root on my boys tonight
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Old 03-17-2006, 12:23 PM   #7
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1. How many letters are in the Irish alphabet? 24 or 22:S
2. True or false: An Irishman wrote the song “Danny Boy.” False i think
3. What is believed to be St. Patrick’s real name? Patricius...not sure, he was from a roman family though
4. Where was St. Patrick born? Wales
5. Four Irish writers have won the Nobel Prize for Literature. Who are they? Seamus Heaney, W.B Yeats (my favourite poet)....next one im unsure about...James Joyce...can't think of who else
6. Which was the first American pub to offer Guinness Draught? no idea
7. True or false: “Christmas in Kilarney” was written in Ireland. False:s
8. True or false: Ireland has more tourists than residents. True i think
9. What is U2 singer Bono’s real name? Paul Hewson
10. Where was Eamon de Valera, the third president of the Republic of Ireland, born? Probably France or something like taht
11. What are “Munster Plums”? Potatoes
12. Where was the first St. Patrick’s Day celebration in America held? Boston?
13. Which state in America is closest in size to Ireland? Illinois?
14. What’s the difference between a shamrock and a clover? Clover has 3 separate leaves, whereas the shamrock the 3 separate sections all join together before the stem...i think..never looked close enough.
15. True or false: Cabbage and corned beef is a traditional meal in Ireland. True me thinks
16. True or false: Potatoes are native to Ireland. Nope Mexico
17. When did Guinness Draught first appear on tap: 1759, 1859 or 1959? First on tap ummm 1859?

Im irish and im crap at these questions

And my hair be green
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Got my green shirt on, my Irish earrings on, all good!
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Old 03-17-2006, 01:01 PM   #11
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Shirt and the socks too!

Does the luck run out if the horseshoes on your socks are all twisted up and wonky as they ride around in my shoes all day?
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I'm wearing my green Guiness t-shirt w/the shamrock on it, so I should be good to go. Also my lime green Crocs (shoes), just in case.
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Does the luck run out if the horseshoes on your socks are all twisted up and wonky as they ride around in my shoes all day?
yes
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