The Most Irish Things That Have Happened This Week

An inside look at some of the carry on across the country.

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People born in, living in and those who have emigrated from Ireland will understand Irish humour. It's a rare mix of innocence, boldness and wit, and is pretty much the gift that keeps on giving.

Mixed with the desired addition of notions and/or a good play on words - you just can't get much better.

Check these 12 out to see what we mean.

1. This note to canvassers in Donegal 

Bonus points for creativity.

2. This article by the Leinster Leader 

Clearly losing the run of themselves.

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Photo cred: www.leinsterleader.ie

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3. This line from about Mary Conroy's doll collection in The Clare Champion

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Photo cred: www.clarechampion.ie

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Photo cred: www.clarechampion.ie

4. Everything about this piece from the Listowel section of Kerry's Eye

Feel of the Feale

Let that one sink in.

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Photo cred: www.kerryseye.com

5. This subtle hint that the boom is back via the Indo

Also a gentle nod to our inebriating stereotype.

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Photo cred: www.independent.ie

6. This genuine election quote

In fairness.

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Photo cred: www.breakingnews.ie

7. These homemade posters adorning the streets of Donegal

''With the cost of printing these days, couldn't you just make them yourself?''

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Photo cred: www.donegalnews.com

8. This Twitter profile

If in doubt, tweet.

We particularly like that their location is simply 'Outside'.

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9. This utterly bizarre video made by two Fermanagh brothers

We're not sure if they're drunk or just mental.

Donnie

I can't watch this without crying.

Posted by Jonny Phair on Saturday, 30 January 2016

10. This carry on in Longford 

Messin'.

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Photo cred: www.longfordleader.ie

11. And finally, this headline from the Offaly Independent 

Which actually turned out to be a toy Lamb, returned to a very happy little girl. Bless.

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Photo cred: www.offalyindependent.ie

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Written By

Kate Demolder

Kate is a contributing writer here at Lovin Dublin. You are as likely to see her indulging in some of Dublin’s finer establishments, as well as panic-exercising the day after.

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