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Around Town - St Patrick’s Day Parade and Family Day

Sun 15 Mar Join thousands of Irish and Australian Irish residents in the annual St Patrick’s Day Parade. Starting opposite Sydney Town Hall on George Street, there...

Apple Green Geometric Circles with Spirals Ceramic Bead

3 weeks agoArts / Ceramics : NKP Designs

Apple Green Geometric Circles with Spirals Ceramic Bead Are you looking for a focal bead to use for a St. Patrick's day necklace? This may be just the bead you are looking for...Or maybe you are looking for a 'spring' or 'summer' bead because warm weather is just around the corner... Show More Summary

Burned Brooklyn bar hopes to rise from ashes

The owners of a fire-ravaged lounge in Ditmas Park are planning an “Irish bar raisin’” in hopes of a St. Patrick’s Day resurrection.

John Oliver Has Some Tips For Avoiding New Year’s Eve, Aka The Worst Holiday Ever

I'd argue that St. Patrick's day is worse because ugh shut up, I have green socks on, stop asking me, you smell like beer! But New Year's Eve is pretty bad too -- if you feel pressured to celebrate it, that is. More » John Oliver Has Some Tips For Avoiding New Year’s Eve, Aka The Worst Holiday Ever is a post from Crushable - Entertainment, Hot Guys, Movies and Celebrity News.

Colour by Numbers in Stockholm, Sweden

In cities across the globe, color-changing lights on buildings and towers are used to celebrate everything from the Fourth of July to St. Patrick's Day, but the permanent light installation Colour by Numbers in Stockholm's Telefonplan tower may be the only one in the world that can be controlled by anyone with a phone. Show More Summary

Hot stove alert: Free agency begins March 10

Dislike your favorite team’s roster? Take heart: By St. Patrick’s Day, it could be much, much different. The 2015 NFL league year will begin Tuesday, March 10, the NFL disclosed Wednesday as it released the opening portion of its annual calendar. With the new league year comes the start of unrestricted free agency, one of…

Gay group to march in Boston’s St Patrick’s Day parade for first time in 2015

last monthNews : The Raw Story

A gay group will march in the Boston St Patrick’s Day parade for the first time next year, earning praise from the city’s mayor and ire from within the ranks of organizers. The South Boston Allied War Veterans Council, which has organized the parade for more than 20 years, voted Monday night 5-4 to...

Paging Bill Donohue

last monthLGBT / Gay : Joe. My. God.

Via the Associated Press: For the first time in its history, the sponsors of Boston's St. Patrick's Day parade will allow a group representing the gay community to participate, drawing cheers from Mayor Martin Walsh, who boycotted the event last year over the exclusion. Show More Summary

Gay Veterans To March In Boston St. Patrick's Day Parade - VIDEO

last monthLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

Boston’s St. Patrick’s Day Parade will next year include representatives of gay veterans group OutVets

Gay veterans' group says to march in Boston St. Patrick's Day parade

last monthNews : The Newsroom

By Scott Malone BOSTON (Reuters) - The leader of a Boston group of gay U.S. military veterans said on Tuesday his organization had reached a deal to march in the city's St. Patrick's Day parade, which has long banned openly gay groups. Show More Summary

Gay veterans will be allowed in Boston's St. Patrick's Day parade next year

Boston's St. Patrick's Day parade organizers have announced that a group representing gay veterans will be allowed to march in the parade next year. The South Boston Allied War Veterans council voted 5-4 on Monday night to allow members...Show More Summary

Black Friday

Every year we call the day after Thanksgiving Black Friday. It’s not technically a national holiday—although many companies give people the day off, there is mail delivery and federal offices are open—but like St. Patrick’s Day and Super...Show More Summary

I'm Dreaming of a Black Friday

I'd like to add a few holidays to our already crowded holiday calendar: Thanksgiving-Up: a day of gratitude for things about which we've said, "Fuck it!" St. Patricks Day After: an international day of barfing. Immemorial Day: I can't...Show More Summary

Ironically, Thanksgiving is starting to catch on in Great Britain

The United States is a great importer and transformer of other people's holidays — St. Patrick's Day, Cinco de Mayo, Mardi Gras — but it looks like America is now exporting one of its own. Yes, reports "savvy shopper" Harriet Arkell in Britain's Daily Mail, Thanksgiving is becoming a thing in England. Show More Summary

Szechuan Impression skewers all expectations

3 months agoSports / Baseball : Dodgers Now

Bobo chicken, at least as interpreted at Szechuan Impression, is a party in a pot, a ceramic pot that strongly resembles a novelty St. Patrick's Day hat, half-filled with chile-laced broth and with long bamboo skewers sticking up from the vessel in almost comic profusion, like spines from a...

Photo of the day – mountain rescue team

4 months agoNews : Slugger O'Toole

  Photo by: Marty O’Connor A mountain rescue team coming of Croagh Patrick on reek Sunday. Every team on the island attends to provide cover for up to 20,000 pilgrims climbing the mountain on the last Sunday of July. The exercise starts around 3.00 the night before when the teams deploy, A team can deal with more...

Cardinal welcomes lifting of ban on gay banner by N.Y. St. Patrick’s Day parade

4 months agoReligion / Islam : On Faith

NEW YORK — After years of strong resistance, organizers of New York’s St. Patrick’s Day parade said this week that gay men and lesbians will be allowed to march under their own banner for the first time, and Cardinal Timothy Dolan — the parade’s grand marshal next March — has welcomed the move. Read full article >>

Lay’s Confirms Those Bright Green Chips Are Meant To Look Like That

Imagine you open up a bag of Lay’s Barbecue potato chips and, among the expected rust-colored discs of fried tubers you find a pair of bright green chips that look like some sort of St. Patrick’s Day gimmick. Turns out these chips are supposed to look like that; they just shouldn’t have ended up in your bag. A Reddit user … [More]

Mighty Quinn: Sept. 20

“Hi, Mighty, Tim (Honest Tim) Myles here with a benefit I hope your loyal readers will support it. Today at 1 p.m. the 6th Annual Halfway to St. Patrick’s Day walk in memory of Bernadine Quinn will be held. She was a local barmaid and pub owner who succumbed to cancer. Show More Summary

Cardinal Timothy Dolan: Gays Are OK As Long As They Don't Do Anything Gay

4 months agoLGBT / Gay : Joe. My. God.

Cardinal Timothy Dolan has been the target of withering criticism from Catholics after saying that he'll stay on as the grand marshal of next year's St. Patrick's Day Parade even though the entire celebration is totally going to be ruined by the inclusion of one LGBT group. Show More Summary

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