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To Eire Is Human

At 18, I spent the summer helping to rebuild a Southern Irish ruin that was suddenly inherited by someone who, unfortunately, wasn’t me.

A band of us travelled over the sea, through the soldiers, and into the madness that was Ireland. 636 more words


Apology for Wrong Anthem for El Salvador Before Game at FedEx Field

WASHINGTON — Organizers of a soccer match in the U.S. capital apologized to El Salvador on Sunday for playing the wrong national anthem before an exhibition game against Argentina. 152 more words


Lunar Eclipse.

On April 4th, there is going to be a lunar eclipse. I don’t think I’ve actually ever seen a lunar or solar eclipse, but that’s not what I wanted to get at. 773 more words


I fly like paper, get high like planes

I had a dream last night in which the national anthem was changed to Paper Planes by M.I.A.

Surprisingly, everyone was cool with that. I guess the good old British public finally came round to the idea that, with her life of extreme wealth and privilege, the Queen was doing just fine and didn’t need special protection from God after all. 77 more words


THE FULL ENGLISH: Restoring England's Pride.

With a crunch qualifier against Lithuania in our midst, Really Like Football’s George England asks the question: Where has the hope and glory gone, from the land of hope and glory? 392 more words