No Irish Need Apply

Posted October 28, 2017 3:43 am by Steve Roney

No Irish Need Apply

Newsweek magazine has just published an openly racist anti-Irish article. The good news is that it is being pilloried across the Internet. Perhaps, in light of this, there is little need for me to comment. But still…The piece laments the passing of the days when “the biggest names, faces, and voices on television” were “all sober, serious Americans—and all Protestants too.” “Why,” he author asks, “has the ascent of a bunch of people who in an earlier period might have been called Micks drawn no notice at all?”“Micks,” after all, are not sober or serious. Right?The author laments this, at

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