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Every Irish Wedding Ever – hilarious video from RTÉ

Irish broadcasters RTÉ Republic of Comedy have produced a brilliant YouTube video that accurately captures the events that take place at ‘every Irish wedding ever’.

Anyone who has ever been to an Irish wedding will describe a day in which several disasters and mishaps were narrowly avoided before the heart-warming moment was reached when the happy couple said: “I do”.

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Hilarious song by Tim Minchin fights back for gingers everywhere

People with red hair have sometimes been the victims of cruel teasing and bullying about their hair colour, especially in school.

Flame-haired Australian comedian Tim Minchin finally decided enough was enough, and wrote a brilliant song to fight back for gingers everywhere.

The song, named Prejudice, is a hilarious warning to all non-gingers out there, that “only a ginger can call another ginger ginger”.

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Bagpipers fight for woman’s attention in hilarious video

Fans of the bagpipes are in for a treat with this hilarious video of two musicians vying for a young lady’s attention.

The woman is caught in the middle of two bagpipers who seem to have taken a liking to her.

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Irish mammy’s hilarious swearing rant at confused daughter

An Irish girl was mercilessly slated by her mammy after she couldn’t solve the classic mph riddle.

The girl, named as Laurel in the video, was stumped by the puzzle which led her to face a shouting and swearing rampage that could only be delivered by an Irish mammy.

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If Irish weather forecasters were a bit more honest

As wonderful a country as Ireland is, there is one thing most of us would change if we had the power – the weather.

Ireland is famously rainy, being Europe’s first line of defence against the Atlantic Ocean. You would think that our weather forecasters have the easiest jobs in the world.

However, you could say that they are wrong far more often than they really have any right to be.

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Craic Genealogy Lifestyle

Brilliant routine on Irish names by comedian Lee Mack

Comedian Lee Mack had his audience in stitches with an hilarious routine about the complexity of Irish names.

Mack is married to a woman of Irish heritage and his act was based on their discussions about the naming of their children.

He said that his wife wanted to choose a traditional Irish name but he was put off when he read through some of the best ones.

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Dara Ó Briain on the differences between Catholics and Protestants

A hilarious routine by Irish stand-up comedian Dara Ó Briain highlights the subtle differences between Catholics and Protestants.

Ó Briain started by talking about mixed marriages – when two people of different religions tie the knot.

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Craic Dancing Lifestyle

Hilarious video shows Irish lads doing the ‘towel dance’

The Irish are well known for their sense of humour and those who enjoy a slightly risqué act will love these lads from Cavan.

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Hilarious song about booking ‘cheap flights’ online

Musical comedy trio Fascinating Aida have written and performed a song that highlights the frustration of booking airline travel in the 21st century.

In the past decade there has been a rise in the number of cheap flights being offered to travellers by budget airline companies.

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Americans try to pronounce Irish names

A group of young Americans proved to be great sports as they were given a seemingly easy task of trying to pronounce a few Irish names – and found it far more difficult than they expected.

The hilarious video also featured an Irish person pronouncing the names correctly, much to the surprise of the Americans taking part.