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11 of the most Irish things that have already happened in the election campaign

Sure isn’t it great craic.

THE ELECTION CAMPAIGN is less than a week old.

But already it’s provided some gas moments:

1. Like when these guys had ONE job to do

posterupside Source: Imgur

2. And Micheál Martin had his Father Ted moment on the campaign trail

3. When we could never, ever forget Booby Sands

4. That time poetry got us through the tough times

5. And the voters response to it seemed to be summed up as

6. There was the time Alan Shatter’s famous campaign tennis balls were revealed

tennisballs Source: TheJournal.ie

7. And when Paddy Power were quickly in with a cheeky dig on the very first day

8. Not to forget the time the best campaign product of all time was spotted

9. There was this response seen in Dublin 4

10. And the time Snapchatter Killian O’Sullivan turned the election posters into solid gold

11. And finally… when Michael Healy Rae repurposed the cult classic that is Hit the Diff into a campaign tune

Source: Michael Healy-Rae TD/YouTube

We can only imagine what entertainment the next few weeks will bring.

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David Elkin

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