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15 moments that would make any Irish person feel patriotic

*holds miniature tricolour aloft*

1.When somebody constructed this Guinness tank in a US supermarket

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*wipes away patriotic tear*

2. When somebody spray painted the most Irish graffiti ever

A message to the Irish people, and to the world.

3. This shopkeeper’s dedication to celebrating Ireland wins would warm the cockles of the heart

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4. These Wexford lads going to a pool party in Vegas would bring a patriotic tear to your eye

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“Go on, lads!”

5. When these Mayo girls held up the best sign at the darts

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6. And those two Irish lads turned up on US telly wearing their GAA jerseys and talking about Guinness

gaalads Source: Deadspin

7. The creativity that went into the Teresa Mannion float at last week’s Paddy’s Day parade in Galway

teresamannion Source: Brendan Kenny Twitter

“That is… art.”

8. That time an Irish emigrant spotted Barry’s Tea accidentally on sale for $1 – so they bought 20 boxes

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9. When an Irish guy in Australia skydived just before Paddy’s Day with the tricolour proudly displayed

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10. When Dara Ó Briain tore this lad to shreds on Twitter

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11. When #HomeToVote took over a nation

12. The three Irish lads that riverdanced all over the world


13. When a guy from Ennis appeared on the cover of Italian Vogue

14. When somebody came up with the best goodbye outside Claremorris

Where would you get it?

15. And finally…  when Tayto unleashed the most Irish packet of crisps earlier this year


*dabs bawling eyes with flag*

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David Elkin

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