ILLEGITAMI NON CARBORUNDUM
St Patrick did one better, chasing the snakes out of Ireland. Now, no matter how much whiskey one drinks in Ireland one never sees snakes.
There never was any snakes in Ireland but that is beside the point, these monkeys do love their myths.
Quando Omni Flunkus Moritati.(when all else fails play dead)The Red Green Show
BBC is correct but no Irishman would let facts stand in the way of a good story.
No Anonymous comments,it's not that hard to think of a nom de plume.