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    Question Who do you think is the greatest Irish person ever?

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    The link will explain everything.

    Just give us your top 5 or 10 or whatever.

    And you are not compelled to choose only from the list.

    In no particular order I would go for

    John O'Shea
    Michael O'Leary
    Bob Geldof
    John Hume
    Sean Lemass
    Dr Noel Browne

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    Quote Originally Posted by Alec Horan View Post
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    The link will explain everything.

    Just give us your top 5 or 10 or whatever.

    And you are not compelled to choose only from the list.

    In no particular order I would go for

    John O'Shea
    Michael O'Leary
    Bob Geldof
    John Hume
    Sean Lemass
    Dr Noel Browne
    Brian Cowen.
    Gay Byrne.
    Albert Reynolds.
    Johnny Logan.
    Alec Horan.
    Once a prick - always a prick.

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    Greatest Britons spin-offs - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

    an interesting link to a similar poll in other nations.



    (Thanks Rover- to be compared to Johnny Logan is truly humbling)

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    Depends we have sprouted loads of great people

    James Joyce
    WB Yeates
    Liam Brady
    Samuel Beckett
    Roy Keane
    Paul McGrath
    Phil Lynott
    (Technically half the beatles, can we claim them?)
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    http://www.escort-ireland.com/boards...ntasy-Football

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    Louis Walsh
    Peig Sayers
    Mícheál Ó Muircheartaigh
    Jeremiah O'Donovan Rossa
    Charles J. Haughey

    ......................at least three of them are no longer around to bother us.

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    Terence MacSwiney,
    Seamus Costello,
    Joe Cahill,
    Tony Gregory,

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    phil lynott would be one of my favorites for sure my no one in fact.....but brian cowen thats a waste of a goodnight's sleep his mother should have crossed her legs and choked him

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    Quote Originally Posted by Dirty Harry View Post
    phil lynott would be one of my favorites for sure my no one in fact.....but brian cowen thats a waste of a goodnight's sleep his mother should have crossed her legs and choked him
    Brian Cowen is a disgrace of man, Destroyed this country due to his capitulation to a failed economic policy.

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    Patrick Murphy
    John Kelly
    Mary O' Sullivan
    James Walsh
    Donal Ryan

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    Quote Originally Posted by Dirty Harry View Post
    phil lynott would be one of my favorites for sure my no one in fact.....but brian cowen thats a waste of a goodnight's sleep his mother should have crossed her legs and choked him
    But Harry he's our Savior, he's gonna lead us out of this mess we're in and save our bacon, Westie will tell you that.

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