Here's What The Proclamation Would Sound Like If It Was Written In 2016

"To the people of Ireland. Firstly, I have to tell you we are live streaming this on Periscope..."

Ever wondered what the Proclamation of the Irish Republic would've sounded like if it was written today? Me neither, but still, let's find out!

In the video from The Irish Take, the lads have a crack at doing a 2016 version of the sacred historical document. Check it out above. 

For more modern takes on events of the Easter Rising, take a look at Lovin Dublin's very own 1916 Live...

About 1916 Live

All this week, we'll be bringing the 1916 Rising to life as it happened – and as it would have been reported in modern media – on the pages of Lovin Dublin. From the confusion of the early stages, to the evolving public attitudes throughout the week, we're going back 100 years to explore what it was all like to be in Dublin City during that fateful Easter Week.

Visit our 1916 Page to read through all the reports so far, and follow them as they happen on Twitter and Facebook.

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Written By

Seán Kenehan

Seán is known for eating, drinking and writing, making him uniquely qualified to work for Lovin Dublin. Seán enjoys skipping stones wistfully, puns that'd make a dad blush, and referring to himself in the third person.