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Chicago River, St. Patrick's Day celebration, 2009. (Via Wikipedia)

The List: Top 10 Irish movie stars (2014 edition)

WASHINGTON, March 16, 2013 – As you can see in the image above, dating from March 17 2009, the Chicago River runs green on or around every St. Patrick’s Day. It’s Chicago’s way of celebrating the fabled Irish holy man who not only was responsible for bringing Catholicism to Ireland but for summarily dismissing all the


The true story of St. Patrick

Common misunderstandings surrounding St. Patrick are not much when compared to the numerous myths associated with Ireland’s patron saint. Yet, behind all of the myths is a very real man that the celebrations completely miss, partly due to the myths, but partly a failure to take time to discover the man behind the myths.