1.There are 40 million of us Irish Americans, second largest ethnic group after German Americans in America

2. We invented corn beef and cabbage -- how bad can that be?

3.There are 70 million of us worldwide of Irish descent, all from a little island of 6 million people

4. We have the longest parades in the world with no snakes present

5. We tell the best and worst jokes

6.We have leprechauns who fight , even before they find the crock of gold

7.All our wars are merry and all our songs are sad

8.We are the music makers, we are the dreamers of dreams

9. Guinness