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21 Irish people who saw the perfect opportunity and nailed it

We are a nation of opportunists.

1. This resident who just made an entire town NSFW

2. This person who just had a wee and STILL found time to be a devastating political pundit

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3. The heroic Irish Times subeditor who formulated this headline

4. The bored Dublin bar staff who came up with the perfect way to improve their shift

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5. The person armed with black tape who just made the whole of Co Cork a little bit funnier

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6. The Waterford kid who took his moment of glory, and used it to deliver a devastating burn to his little sister

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7. This hero clamper

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8. The clairvoyant owners of this takeaway

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9. This fast food truck which knows a good market opportunity when it sees one

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10. This motorist with an ironclad alibi

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11. Everyone involved in Skyline Scaffolding

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12. The Spud Thief of Cavan

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13. This innovative chef

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14. Prizewinning author John Boyne

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15. The headline writer at the Indo who deserves a Pulitzer

16. Whoever literally lobbed the gob on the giant Gabriel Byrne poster at Dublin Airport


17. The person who opened a kebab shop in Laois for the sole reason of naming it…

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18. The lad who turned up at a Russell Crowe movie premiere in Dublin and asked him to sign a Neighbours annual

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19. The RTE Guide cover designer who will never be forgiven by Evelyn Cusack

20. The artist behind this classic

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21. And the straight-talking individual who is parking no matter what you say.

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