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The Old Man

“The Old Man” by John McDermott Every St. Patrick’s Day season, my mother and I get out “The Irish Tenors” and watch it. One song, “The Old Man,” sung by John McDermott, makes me think of my father, who passed …
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O’Hippos Ready for St. Patrick’s Day

   Like the rest of us, the Christmas hippos and Dooney the cheetah are ready to celebrate their Irish heritage today. (Actually, we’re not sure any of them are truly Irish, but Diamondqueen and the Hooligan children just couldn’t resist the …
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