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  • There are various etymological theories for this expression: the most common appears to be the 'fraternizing with swarthy Spaniards' explanation.

    October 10, 2007

  • This doesn't refer to people like Donovan McNabb, even though it probably should.

    October 10, 2007

  • Barack O'Bama is, without doubt, one of the Black Irish, and what a handsome bloke he is. Clearly many Americans voted for him solely based upon the obvious Irishness of his surname.

    January 8, 2009