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St. Patrick's Day in Las Vegas brings corned-beef pizza, green doughnuts and fireworks

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St. Patrick's Day falls on Saturday this year, meaning Las Vegas crowds will be bigger at festivities along the Strip and in downtown. New York-New York The celebration gets underway Friday afternoon at New York-New York. A parade will begin outdoors in The Park , the adjacent pedestrian mall, before...
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The gorgeous and the grim in Dublin, Ireland - and the green hills beyond

11 monthes ago   |   By

Maybe you can't get to Ireland for Saturday's St. Patrick's Day celebrations. But let me take you now to Dublin's most gorgeous library, its grimmest address and a country ruin where, 16 centuries ago, St. Patrick himself might have done something startling. All three spots won me over last spring,...
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13 photos that prove that St. Patrick's Day is the worst

13 photos that prove that St. Patrick's Day is the worst

11 monthes ago   |   By

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St. Patrick's Day is an iconic Irish holiday, but it's also one of the biggest drinking days of the year.
But between huge crowds, potentially freezing weather, and a general lack of knowledge of what is being celebrated, it definitely is not the best way to spend your Saturday this year.
On March 17 - St. Patrick's Day - your city will probably turn green overnight, and suddenly everyone you know is "Irish."
But before you run out to buy a shamrock Morphsuit - take some time to learn about why this holiday is vastly overrated.
From huge crowds, drunken idiots, and green-dyed...
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