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IrishCentral is in Washington DC for Donald Trump's inauguration, chatting with Irish and Irish Americans across the political spectrum. Here's what they have to say.
Irish people know full well what they're capable of. JFK demonstrated that to them in 1961.
Well we’re all a bit weird – we’re family, after all! But here are a few differences my Irish cousins have noted.
Drunk babies, crude sex acts, drugs and booze. Most Irish people decide to just grin and bear it.
“Our relationship with Ireland does not depend on any one person. Ours is a fabric of people to people connections that has been woven and nurtured and refreshed over the centuries."
Irish American Ken Peterson offered to buy Apollo House for homeless activists. Wants to see them return, legally, to the empty building.
Former secretary general at the Department of Foreign Affairs and was Irish Ambassador to the US from 1991 to 1997 at a key time for the peace process.
Fox's "The Mick," FXX's "It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia," HBO's "Shameless," "Sons of Anarchy" - awful Irish American stereotyping or should we just take comfort in the fact "they’re still damn funny."
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