7 Irish Proverbs Adopted Into Pop Culture

by • March 17, 2015
Proverbs to Test Your Irishness

When Saint Patrick’s Day rolls around, everyone embraces a little Irish spirit. Sporting shamrocks and shillelaghs and wearing a bit o’ green, friends come together to celebrate this most Celtic tradition — and no one celebrates like the Irish! Given the enthusiasm with which America endorses this… MORE →

Stop saying St. Patty’s Day!

by • March 16, 2015
It's St. Paddy's (not Patty's.) It's Paddy from 'Padraig' not Patty from 'Patricia.'

Happy St. Patrick’s Day! While you’re drinking green beer and counting shamrock leaves, you might end up debating a popular St. Patrick’s Day question: Is it St. Patty’s Day or St. Paddy’s Day? It’s easy to think that Patrick ought to be shortened as “Patty”. The name… MORE →