Today's Irish news roundup

Rory McIlroy

Here's the top Irish news stories on IrishCentral today:

Top Irish sports story:







Don’t wrap the green flag around golfer Rory McIlroy

Let’s not wrap the green flag around Rory McIlroy like many pundits want to do.

The lad would prefer to play for Britain and not Ireland, that much is clear...READ MORE



Top Irish American news:

How my Irish American mother gave birth to my son Finn

There are some experiences in life that can’t be shared. To date, pregnancy has always been one of them. A straightforward enterprise from conception to delivery, pregnancy has always been a solo experience...READ MORE



Top Irish movie news:

The worst Irish movies ever made -VIDEOS

What are the worst Irish movies ever made?

We think we have come up with the Top 5 but if you have any better or worse ideas, feel free to join in...READ MORE




 Top US politics story:

Cahir O'Doherty: Ann Romney feels your pain but doesn't share it

Ann Romney wants you to know that she feels your pain. She may not personally share it, because she's richer than Croesus, but she sees, oh she sees...READ MORE




New images and trailer show spectacular transformation of Irish actor into US presidentTop Irish entertainment story:

First look at Daniel Day Lewis as ‘Lincoln’ in teaser trailer - VIDEO

Two things are striking about the first teaser trailer of Steven Spielberg's forthcoming biopic of Abraham Lincoln: the first is that the role could have been played by Liam Neeson, the second is that Daniel Day Lewis looks so much like his famous subject that it's uncanny...READ MORE