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March 17th, 2020 - 1:43 am § in America

St. Patty’s Day: Why is the Medal of Honor so IRISH?

“Of the 3,515 Medals of Honor awarded by the United States, some 2,018 have gone to Irish-Americans, according to Patrick McDermot of Irish Veterans Post 2, created in Tampa in 2017.” Perhaps there are lessons here for today’s immigrant-haters. And yes, America’s highest award for combat[...]

March 17th, 2016 - 2:02 pm § in Jews, Misc.

What the Irish Got From The Jews

Cindi Laws FACEBOOK Did you know that Corned Beef and Cabbage is not traditionally found in Ireland? It is, instead, a feature of Irish immigrants to New York City. Unable to find (or afford if they could find it) traditional Irish bacon, immigrants found corned beef in Jewish delis. Jewish brisket [...]