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The St. Patrick's Day parade, once a defiant show of strength against Protestant power, gradually declined into a pointless annual march of aging suburbanites and drunken collegians staggering along in funny hats.

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Source Notes: "Of Famine and Green Beer," U.S. News and World Report (24 March 1997). Leo comments on attempts to reconnect Irish celebrations with the truth of Irish history.

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