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07th Mar 2017

TWEETS: UK Journalist Claims Ireland Isn’t Real ― Ireland Responds Hilariously

James Fenton

In a piece for The Times over in the UK today, journalist Melanie Phillips invited the wrath of the Irish by claiming that our country has ‘tenuous claims to nationhood’. 

Of course, Irish people responded to the claims the only way we know how. By taking the absolute piss…

For those interested, the journalist in question has been responding to arguments since the publication of the article and some of her replies can be viewed here.

Safe to say her comments haven’t gone down too well here at all!

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