TWITTER THREAD: "What's your favourite Irish insult?" - There's some absolute gems here!

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TWITTER THREAD: "What's your favourite Irish insult?" - There's some absolute gems here!

Sometimes you just have to sit back and bask in the ingenuity of the Irish public, and this Twitter thread is a prime example of that.

Twitter user Ciara McShane's thought-provoking tweet went viral back in 2018 with over 1,000 replies and retweets - and it has surfaced once more.

Twitter can be a mixed bag at times. Occasionally, however, it does throw up a few gems and it's hard to top some distinctively Irish humour.

We're all familiar with the usual "communion money" quips, but courtesy of the above thread we've discovered some new additions that may become part of our every day (when we return to socialising, that is).

Here's a selection of our favourites:

*Disclaimer - Some contain strong language and aren't entirely PC