Irish people attempt North American accents.YouTube

Facts. has released a video of Irish people attempting to speak in various North American accents and their efforts are both cringe-worthy and hilarious.

The participants try Canadian, New York/New Jersey accent, Boston, Southern, and Californian accents with rather dubious results.

"I'm so sorry for offending everybody!..." says one of the volunteers.

Here is the video:

* Originally published in March 2015.