one of the proudest and bravest nations on the face of the Earth,
lots of influential Americans think they have Irish roots.
the population of Ireland fell from close to 9 million to about 4 million in the famine at the end of the 19th century.
The Irish were invaded by the British and Brits had a stranglehold of the Irish for the better part of a millenium,
the British, led by their bloodthirsty leader Oliver Cromwell, terrorized Irish citizens and treated them like scum. Nevertheless the Irish remained strong and proud and in 1916 the British government pressured Michael Collins (the Nationalist leader) into signing a treaty which partly seperated them from the british
hey, did you know that the Irish Earl of Cork was the first man ever to experiment with chemistry?

the Irish are one of the best nations on the Earth

EVERYONE wishes they were Irish!!!
作者 uzo21 2009年1月02日
A guy who can get pretty much any girl he wants by just smiling, laughing, and talking. She doesn't even have to be drunk and he doesn't even have to say anything interesting or sweet.
I went out with that Irish guy and he bought me lots of drinks. But little did he know, all he had to do was smile, laugh, and talk about how much he likes to build stuff.
作者 Steph21 2006年1月09日
Some good people who have nice history. Have nice displays of castles and their food's delicious. Casual and smart.
Irish go for Ireland.
作者 Antonio1112 2008年12月11日
The Conscience of the world.
You dickheads keep fuckin' things up, and us Irish have to sort out the mess.
Don't ever forget that.
Every 3rd world country where you find relief workers, you find mostly Irish.
Bob Geldof and Bono. The only 2 Non-Country Leaders at the G8 summit. 'Cos the Leaders can't be fuckin' trusted.
Don't ever forget that.
作者 tinroofman 2007年6月21日
Gods along with the Scots!

See Scottish.
All Irish are NOT alcoholics
作者 Gabriel 2005年3月21日
Very hard working people with positive attitudes.
I am of Irish parents.
作者 click-click BOOM! 2007年6月26日
Adjective used to describe the bravest men, the most beautiful women, the loveliest landscape, and the best whiskey ever to bless the Earth.

Used in most countries to describe what they wish they were.
"Mon Dieu! My snail-eating country is full of cowards and ugly women. Why did not God make me Irish?!"

"We wudna turned tail at Dunkirk if we'd been the bloody Irish."

"Irish? Ain' dat some foo'ball team?"
作者 Stiofain 2011年12月23日

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