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7 things you didn't know were made in Ireland

(Well, maybe you did know, but act surprised anyway)

NOW THAT YOU’VE gotten over the shock that Felix Baumgartner (the space jumper) is from Cork, we’ve had a scout around for some other things you might not have known were made in Ireland.

This might also ease the pain after the shock of finding out yesterday that things like Lyons Tea, Siúcra and HB icecream are no more Irish that Tom Cruise’s accent in Far and Away.

Here you go:

7 things you didn't know were made in Ireland
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  • Tic Tacs

  • The DeLorean

  • Ford cars

  • The inventor of the submarine

  • Viagra

  • Botox

  • Sudocrem

And just to remind you just how awful the accent is…


Her’s isn’t much better, to be fair.


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Emer McLysaght

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