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From The Irish For: Let's settle the 'crack' versus 'craic' debate by looking at the evidence Column

The Irish For: Let's settle the 'crack' versus 'craic' debate by looking at the evidence

The word appears to originate before 1900 in parts of Ireland where spoken Irish was high and literacy was low, writes Darach Ó Séaghdha.

19 actual things that have made me emotional while hungover

*wipes tear from eye*

11 things that happen at every Irish christening

To the pub!

11 facts of life for Irish people who can't drive

“When are you taking the test?”

A message from Ireland to the rest of the world: Ruth Negga is *not* British

No matter how many times you say it.

10 celebrity Wikipedias that will make you feel like a total peasant

Us mere mortals can’t compete.

16 of the acts playing at Trump's inauguration, explained

Who are these people? You’re about to find out.

17 brilliantly Irish responses to the prospect of President Trump

“And now to ride Mrs O’Reilly”

Lily Allen brilliantly responded to a lad asking to 'sniff her privates'... it's The Dredge

All the best of the day’s celebrity filth.

14 tweets that sum up Irish farming

From the Ploughing to the silage.

10 photos of Irish celebrities improved by Father Ted quotes UHT

10 superstitions Irish people can't get enough of

~verry superstitious~

8 lovely little ways to celebrate women in honour of Nollaig na mBan

Okay ladies, now let’s get in formation.

10 people who had a bad case of The Fear this morning

No more afternoon naps.

13 rather excellent reasons to visit Ireland in 2017

Not to pat ourselves on the back, but….

21 New Year's Resolutions for 2017

“Convince Anne Doyle to join Instagram.”

14 times Dublin Zoo was the best place in 2016

What a year.

16 deadly podcasts that will get you through your morning commute next year

Stuck in a podcast rut? Let us help you.

15 tweets that sum up Ireland during Storm Barbara


Everybody is making the same observation about Storm Barbara's name

It’s not menacing enough!

9 Christmas wrapping fails that will make you feel better about your own wrapping skills

Note to self: buy enough wrapping paper this Christmas.

Niall Horan shared a piece of classic Irish mammy medical advice on Twitter... it's The Dredge

All the best of the day’s celebrity filth.

15 tweets that sum up your arrival home for Christmas

Hello Quality Street.

Paris Hilton has teamed up with Lidl on a hairstyling range (!)... it's The Dredge

All the best of the day’s celebrity dirt.

13 things that can be justified by saying, 'Sure it's Christmas'

Merry Christmas everyone.

Irish people are loving this American blogger's post marveling at the 'happy cows of Ireland'

“IRELAND! ME! COWS! I could not contain myself.”

The 12 panics of the Big Christmas Shop


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