i SO luved this when i was a kid... still have the 45! ha!  The Irish Rovers - The Unicorn Song!

The Irish Rovers - The Unicorn Song James Francis "Jimmy" Ferguson (February 1940 – October was a founding member of the Irish-Canadian folk group The Irish Rovers.

Gaelige conversational phrases #Irish #Gaelic

Learn the Irish Language & Charm

Everyday Conversation Irish Phrases They switched the last two pronunciations.

For a long time the myth of Irish history has been that the Irish are Celts. The latest research into Irish DNA has confirmed that the early inhabitants of Ireland were not directly descended from the Celts/Keltoi of central Europe. In fact the closest genetic relatives of the Irish in Europe are to be found in the north of Spain in the region known as the Basque Country. These same ancestors are shared to an extent with the people of Britain - especially the Scottish.

Blood of the Irish: What DNA Tells Us About the Ancestry of People in Ireland

Examining what it means to have Irish blood, outlining where Irish DNA comes from and who are the closest genetic relatives of the Irish in Europe. Of interest to anyone with Irish ancestry who wants to understand their genealogy.

Why the real story of the Irish Famine is not taught in U.S. schools Bill Bigelow @ZinnEdProject April 04,2015 05:43 AM

Irish historian and author of "The Famine Plot", Tim Pat Coogan, wades in as sign anti-Channel 4 Famine sitcom petition.

The Irish Slave Trade – The Forgotten “White” Slaves, The Slaves That Time Forgot By John Martin

Irish VIillages were raided in Ireland by the Moslems and taken back to the Middle East Kitty Litter Countries and SOLD AS SLAVES. The Irish Slave Trade – The Forgotten “White” Slaves, The Slaves That Time Forgot By John Martin

"The Irish Deer or Giant Deer was a species of Megaloceros and one of the largest deer that ever lived. Its range extended across Eurasia, from Ireland to east of Lake Baikal, during the Late Pleistocene. The latest known remains of the species have been carbon dated to about 7,700 years ago." More at the post. Text & image via vincentkhoo819 And, look at those vertebral spines in the upper thoracic region!  Must have been attachment site for some massive muscles.

"The Irish Deer or Giant Deer was a species of Megaloceros and one of the largest deer that ever lived. Its range extended across Eurasia, from Ireland to east of Lake Baikal, during the Late Pleistocene.

Danu is the great mother of the gods, of Ireland and the divine creator who birthed all things into being. She is also an earth goddess. She is connected to the Fairy Hills and has associations with Dolmens also known as a portal tomb, or portal graves.  She is the Mother of The Tuatha De Danann, the Irish Gods, which literally means the Children of Danu.

Image detail for -Celtic Goddess Danu Statue - Flowing Mother of Abundance

Beginning in the 1700's, the Irish were evicted by greedy landlords, which were primarily English, living in England. Once the famine began, the evictions became rampant, leaving the Irish homeless in their own land.

Irish history for St Patrick's Day - Beginning in the the Irish were evicted by greedy landlords, which were primarily English, living in England. Once the famine began, the evictions became rampant, leaving the Irish homeless in their own land.

The Irish Pub - James Fennel & Turtle Bunbury. Glorious book featuring some of the best loved (and some hidden gems) pubs both north and south of the border. Beautiful photos and some interesting stories and historical information about each pub and it's role in the community.

The Irish Pub - James Fennel Turtle Bunbury. Glorious book featuring some of the best loved (and some hidden gems) pubs.

The Irish Legend of Tir na nOg: Irish myths tell of a land called Tir na nOg.

The Irish Legend of Tir na nOg

In the Irish myth cycles, the land of Tir na nOg is the realm of the Otherworld, the place where the Fae lived and heroes visited on quests.

When the Irish claimed independence from England, they just painted all their boxes green to cover the red British ones.

A traditional Irish postbox/mailbox. These are still in use here in Ireland today.

Luck O' the Irish Planner Stickers | Free St. Patrick's Day printable, for personal use only

Luck O' the Irish Planner Stickers - Free Printable

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