This Bar Banned All Irish People on St. Patrick's Day as a Social Experiment
The bouncer at the pop-up told people wearing green that the Irish were “lower-class citizens” who would “steal your jobs."
Here Are 19 Things You Could Do Instead of Celebrating St. Patrick’s Day
Live! Your! Life!
A Quick Guide to the Unkillable Power of Irish Country Music
Why the genre has basically remained unchanged for decades—and how that's made it a prime meme breeding ground.
I’m an Irishman with a Lethal Potato Allergy
My life-threatening allergy to fries, mashed potatoes, and even potato vodka has made life difficult—and painfully ironic. But I've always wondered what my fate would've been like if I’d been born in Ireland some 200 years ago.
Guinness Original, Guinness Foreign Extra, Jamaican Dragon Stout: Which Guinness Tastes the Best?
I sampled the many incarnations of Ireland’s best-loved stout to find out which one we should be raising a glass of this St. Patrick's Day.
Real Irish Fighting: A History of Shillelagh Law and Hob-Nailed Boot Stomping
Irish stick-fighting was not only an ancient martial tradition; it became a symbol for Irish culture.
This Irish Coffee Is Your Boozy, Buzzy Weekend Hangover Cure
Last night was great until this morning. Wake up and make this delicious coffee recipe that will help ease your weekend pain before you do it all over again tonight.
Young People in Ireland Are Taking More Psychoactive Drugs Than Anyone Else in Europe
A study released this week found that young people in Ireland are big into "new psychoactive substances." So we tried to work out why.
Watch This Guy Crowd Surf Shirtless During an Irish Pub's Killers Sing Along
Open Up Your Eager Eyes.
White Men Can’t Drunk: St. Patrick’s Day and Privilege
If you come to Manhattan on St. Patrick's Day, there are scenes to behold of local-nightly-news B-roll pageantry, but really the day is a calamity, a demolition derby of male ego and the limits of human biology.
How to Celebrate St. Paddy's Day in NYC Without Stepping into a Bar
O’Shit! It’s St. Patrick’s Day, and whether you lose your way from the pub crawl, your booze cruise capsizes, or you get kicked out of every bar in NYC, you’re definitely gonna need a few alternate party spots for the “Big Green Night.”
Get Drunk On Whiskey and The Good Old Days with The Pogues
The Pogues have released their own brand of whiskey just in time for Saint Patrick's Day, and it is oaky, grassy, and brute-as-hell.