Thursday, March 17, 2011

Today is St. Patrick's Day

And to many folks this means a time of revelry and drunkenness.

In Chicago, as shown in the picture here from Wikipedia, to celebrate this day, they dye the river Green !!!

But what is the real story behind St. Patrick's day?

Was the original intention to get drunk or to die a river green?

Of course not.

To read the history of this day and of St. Patrick, HERE'S THE LINK