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Why My Kids Don't Celebrate Saint Patrick's Day

Jill Robbins | Posted 05.16.2015 | Parents
Jill Robbins

My kid came home from school and asked me if "The Leprechaun" was going to come to our house and bring him chocolate coins. Really? That's a thing now?

Jennifer Aniston In 'Leprechaun' Was The Best/Worst Thing Ever

The Huffington Post | Lauren Zupkus | Posted 03.17.2014 | Entertainment

In celebration of St. Patrick's Day, we dusted off our VHS copy of the 1993 so-bad-it's-good thriller, "Leprechaun," starring one Jennifer Aniston. ...

The Holiday Trap

Lori Ferraro | Posted 05.13.2014 | Parents
Lori Ferraro

I have bought into the mommy holiday madness. For the past few years, here is what goes on at our house every St. Patrick's Day...

Leprechaun Gallery Reveals A Pot Of Facts

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 03.16.2013 | Weird News

Leprechauns average about three feet in height according to Irish folklore, but they will be larger than life this weekend, thanks to St. Patrick's Da...

Is St. Patrick's Day the New Halloween?

Marta Segal Block | Posted 05.13.2013 | Parents
Marta Segal Block

Before I even had children, I obsessed over how to deal with the Santa Claus question, what to tell my Jewish kids that wouldn't make them feel left out, but wouldn't lead them to tell others that Santa wasn't real. But mischevious leprechauns for St. Patrick's Day? What the what?

Ron Paul's Plan to Win the Leprechaun Vote

Eli Lehrer | Posted 08.18.2012 | Politics
Eli Lehrer

President Obama, gold-bug message boards say, is working to confiscate all gold in private hands and even the Libertarian Party has deleted overt references to the shiny stuff from its platform. In fact, gold has only one major friend in the national spotlight: Ron Paul.

QUICK POLL: What Would You Do If You Found A Pot Of Gold?

Posted 03.17.2012 | Teen

Happy St. Paddy's Day! In honor of today's celebration of Ireland's patron saint -- and the best day of the year to dress your pet up as a Leprechaun ...

WATCH: Why Is This Leprechaun So Mad? Because There Are No Females

HuffPost Weird News | David Moye | Posted 05.16.2012 | Weird News

Leprechauns may wear green on St. Patrick's Day, but there's good reason for them to be blue: Irish folklore suggests there aren't any females. An ...

Leprechauns: 10 Weird Facts

TheFW | Posted 05.14.2012 | Weird News

Few icons from folklore and mythology have been branded and co-opted more than the leprechaun. They have become so synonymous with Irish culture t...

David Moye

World's Oldest Yoga Teacher Actually Wants Her Guinness Record To Be Broken | David Moye | Posted 11.18.2011 | Weird News

It might seem strange that a person who just set a world record would want other people to break it, but that's what Bernice Bates is hoping. The 9...

To Herman Cain: I Am the "Democrat Machine"

John Blumenthal | Posted 01.14.2012 | Comedy
John Blumenthal

The details of the scheme were contrived by me and two other grassroots activists including my wife (who bakes cookies for our local Democratic club fundraisers), and a guy named Tim who I met at Lenscrafters.

10 Dumbest Mythological Creatures | David Moye | Posted 09.17.2011 | Weird News

here was a time where the vast majority of people had never heard of a "centaur." But not today: throwing around mythological references on blogs is t...

St. Patty's Day and Chatroulette

Scott Janssen | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Scott Janssen

Chatroulette does an excellent job of representing the world in its truest form. Filled with "Irish spirit," we fired up a webcam and got ready for whatever the world had to offer on St. Patty's Day.

Dickipedia: Leprechauns

Dickipedia | Kevin Allocca | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy

Leprechauns are mythological creatures inhabiting the island of Ireland, faerie folk, and dicks. According to lore, the leprechaun is often a cobbler...

Poll: Obama Even More Awesome Than Originally Thought

Andy Borowitz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Andy Borowitz

Mr. Obama receives higher approval ratings in the new poll than either leprechauns or unicorns, mythical beings that almost everyone agrees are totally awesome.