Posted by Nixx_is_a_girl at ess-p-144-138-202-137.mega.tmns.net.au on March 17, 2003 at 09:21:54:
In Reply to: Indeed, he was. NT posted by Queen of Urban Legend on March 17, 2003 at 09:19:03:
: That's what he is the most famous for doing...but the celebration of St. Patrick's Day originally had more to do with the fact that St. Patrick brought Christianity to Ireland (it is doubtful that there were ever any snakes in Ireland to begin with). I believe that it is actually a religious holiday in Ireland (rather than just a green beer drinking day)...mayhaps there's some Irish folk on the board who can confirm?
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