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Today in Irish History - 24 November:

600 – Death of Saint Colman of Cloyne (also known as Saint Colman Mac Leinin). He was founder and patron of the See of Cloyne in County Cork. 636 more words

Irish History

Symantec identifies sophisticated, stealthy 'Regin' malware

Symantec researchers have identified a particularly sophisticated piece of malware, called “Regin” that was likely developed by a nation state and has been used to spy on governments, infrastructure operators, businesses, researchers and individuals since at least 2008. 434 more words



Refuser d’être conforme : accepter ce que le monde refuse. Devenir ce qui est souvent réfuté. Le monde aura beau faire pour entrer dans la sphère poétique d’une œuvre, il n’en percera jamais la surface. 165 more words

Call Out the Patricide Squad by BEN BRANTLEY


“A Particle of Dread (Oedipus Variations),” the new play by Sam Shepard, opened on Sunday night at the Pershing Square Signature Center. 11 more words

Construction Management

Changelings Into the Mist by Katie Sullivan Book Review

From Goodreads description:  They were the descendants of Man and Fae. They walked between worlds – as healers, mystics, even kings – but no more. He thought he was the last, alone and lost, until the day he saw them. 66 more words

Book Reviews

Exploring My (Supposed) Irish Roots

Ever since I can remember, my grandpa never failed to mention that our family has Irish ancestry.  (By the way, for those of you who don’t know my family, if you saw us, you would probably have zero to a fraction of a thought that we would have any Caucasian-like genes.)  However, my grandpa would mention this mysterious ancestral past whenever we would eat corned beef, cabbage, and boiled potatoes.   775 more words

Study Abroad


McDaid’s Folk Club

We carefully stepped through

the seated crowd, she smiled

in surprised delight and

pulled you down

to whisper invitingly.

I watched the young guitarist finger-pick, 25 more words