The day of leprechauns and all things green is here. To celebrate, how about a little humor from the kids in the Statesman Journal who were asked a festive question:
And, in their typically straightforward way, did not hold back:
The real history of St. Patrick is pretty rough (and involves kidnapping, druids, and curses upon the land) but the reality of our celebrations today have taken a much gentler and significantly less religious turn. Today St. Patrick’s day mostly involves parades, the color green, and lots of heavily-themed food and drink.
Have any St. Patrick’s Day plans or traditions? Let us know in the comments. Find more clippings on this holiday with the search page on Newspapers.com.