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9 Unpopular Opinions About Ireland We Kind Of Agree With

9 Unpopular Opinions About Ireland We Kind Of Agree With

A land full of poets, stews, turf and Daniel O' Donnell, Ireland is a sacred place. What other country gave us The Morbegs, Theresa Mannion or a stone that people kiss? While Ireland might be officially the greatest country in the world, there are a few grey areas we need to clear up:

1. The Weather

Yes, we might need to carry around scarfs, jackets, umbrellas and shorts and sunscreen all at the same time throughout every season but how often does a tsunami hit Ireland? Do we build hurricane shelters? Should we? Maybe.

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2. The Rose Of Tralee

Look, it be keeping Tralee tourist board afloat but that doesn't mean it needs to televised to the rest of the country.

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3. Leo Varadkar

He might be part of Fine Gael but he's doing his best to represent new woke Ireland.

 

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4. The Irish Abroad

We love being Irish but sometimes we do tend to tell everyone/ visit any Irish bar with a shamrock hanging from its sign.

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5. The Eurovision

Ireland hasn't been doing the may west when it comes to Eurovision since the '90s but let's not forget who won seven times. Say their names: Dana, Linda Martin, Jonny Logan, Niamh Kavanagh, Eimear Quinn, Paul Harrington and Charlie McGettigan.

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6. The Truth about Crisps

Whether you or not you call all crisps Tayto, actual Tayto can be a little disappointing sometimes.

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7. The Irish rap scene

Irish accents just don't translate through rap unless you're The Rubberbandits.

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8. The Lads

Hit us with another term of endearment to use and we'll be ready to drop 'lads' like a tonne of bricks.

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9. We're Blessed to be Irish

We might complain about the weather and the poor public transport but all in all we're fairly blessed. 90% of the time we feel safe walking down most streets and we climbed out that recession fairly swiftly. We're actually kinda deadly.

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