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Sinead O’Connor the Irish singer has died at 56

Sinéad O’Connor, the Irish singer known for her intense and beautiful voice, her political convictions and the personal tumult that overtook her later years, has died. She was 56 years old. O’Connor’s recording of...


How the Choctaws Saved the Irish

We’re overstating the case there—the Choctaws didn’tsavethe Irish, but they sure tried to help. The year was 1847, and the the Great Irish Famine (sometimes called the Irish Potato Famine by non-Irish) was in...