Posted by Ian Paisley for Pope on July 04, 2001 at 00:37:59:
In Reply to: Re: USA's birthday, July 4th. - Reply to moglo posted by moglo on July 03, 2001 at 21:26:11:
Not really we were ruled by the Vatican then (Mother and Child scheme etc)
Ireland was never an independent country
Before the middle ages it was five countries
Maybe the defeat of the Nice treaty could be celebrated as our "Independence day" ?