Ten things I now dislike about Irish men
For years I dreamed of finding an Irish rogue to ask for my hand in marriage and take me back to the homeland. We would settle down, somewhere in the west perhaps, build a mansion and our red-haired and freckled children would roam free in the Irish countryside. My life in the U.S. would become a distant memory as I lived out my plan of embracing my Irish heritage...READ MORE
Top Irish ideas for April Fool's Day pranks
Over the years the Irish have pulled off some pretty famous and hilarious gags. Some of the stories have been passed down from generation to generation and some have gone viral.
Just this week and Belfast student pulled off a prank on Ulster Television by claiming that he had been chosen as Charlie Sheen's social media intern for the summer. It turns out that it was all part of a YouTube prank...READ MORE
Manhattan Diary: Donald Trump's dog whistles
Like most people - possibly even the man himself - I don't think that Donald Trump will be the Republican candidate for President in 2012.
But that doesn't mean that I can't lament the abject buffoonery of the campaign he's decided to run. I'm not sure that his scatter shot accusations and allegations even deserve to be called a campaign...READ MORE
Catholic League attacks Macy’s & Irish writer Neil Jordan- VIDEO
The influential Catholic League, the Catholic anti-defamation group, has attacked Macy’s and Irish writer Neil Jordan who they call an atheist and anti-Catholic bigot.
They claim both are promoting anti-Church material in the new Borgias miniseries on the Showtime channel...READ MORE
Obama will not be permitted to cross the border during Irish visit
Politicians in Northern Ireland have been told that President Obama will not cross the border when he visits the Republic in May.
The president will be prevented from doing so by longstanding diplomatic constraints that make crossing the border into Northern Ireland impossible unless he first travels to London....READ MORE