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Dublin: 9 °C Wednesday 16 January, 2019

These two Irish lads got drunk and tried to explain the 1916 Rising

Was it for this? etc etc…

IN THE COMEDY Central series Drunk History, a cast of comedians act out segments from American history as explained by a very tipsy narrator.

drunkhistory Source: YouTube

Taking inspiration from the show, Irish Youtubers Facts enlisted two of their own men to knock back a few shots and tell the story of the 1916 Rising.

It gets a bit chaotic. The guy on the left’s face gets redder with every sentence he speaks.

blockade Source: YouTube

Source: Facts./YouTube

They didn’t do too bad a job summarising it, to be fair. All the essential points are there!

The video has racked up over 37,000 views on YouTube in a day – and one commenter summed up all our feelings on the matter:

putthison Source: YouTube

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There were absolute scenes in off licenses around Ireland tonight>

This Cork supermarket has a very patriotic deal on whiskey this week>

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