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Paddy's List, over the years I have compiled the ultimate list of the best things to do here in the bay area. It's basically where to go with the kids when they are wrecking the house on a Sunday.
This is the list I would have liked to have had when I first moved here 18 years ago. Even locals should find some items they were not aware of.
Here is some good sources of modern humor and satire, with the best from the US, UK, Ireland, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, India, Japan, Israel and Spain. Anything funny you have ever seen on Facebook probably came from one of these sites, go get it for yourself. They will have you grinning like a necrophiliac in a morgue.
A list of online resources for everything tech and software development related.
What is going on around the Bay Area.
Tired of the Main Stream Media, here are some alternatives from across the political spectrum.
Here is my list of Irish Pubs (and wanna be Irish pubs) in the Bay Area.
Note that the same way that all ships are female, all pubs are by definition Irish so I have included a few non Irish ones.
An ever expanding list of Genealogical sites.
Here is a list of some of the best online Irish news sources.
A full list of Irish Tech and Cultural resources both here in the Bay Area, in Ireland and around the US.
Want to go to college in Ireland or want to study about Ireland? Here is a list of the top Irish Colleges and some US Irish studies programs.
These are bits of Irish and Californian history I have picked up. For example did you know that Menlo Park was named after Menlo in Galway, Ireland or that San Francisco was laid out by an Irish Surveyor Jasper O'Farrell? No neither did I until now.
This is a list of online shopping resources for Irish food or rather where to go when Cost Plus World Market does not have that Irish treat you are looking for.
Every talked to an Irish person and had no idea what they were on about? Well we feel the same ourselves and we were born there. But guess what that is us speaking English, here is a cheat sheet to help you out. We also have our own language Irish or Gaelic.
"Fáilte go Gleann an Sileacan Pádraig", or "Welcome to Silicon Valley Paddy" in Irish.
Dave’s top 15 funniest jokes of the fringe 2017
How to Irritate An Irish Person
Any corrections or suggestions of additional resources would be appreciated.
I would also appreciate recommendations for Irish owned Bay Area businesses or services.
If you like this site please tell your friends, if you have your own site add me as a link and I will reciprocate.
If you like the site and would like to help me promote it, send me your address and I will send you a bumper sticker.
Also finally come back often as I am always updating information, events and laughs.
Hey, I'm not Facebook or Google, I am not going to use any of your information. I don't know however about your ISP or Search Engine, GoDaddy (who hosts this site) or any underlying tools used though.
Ah well, what are you going to do?