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30th Sep '16 6:38:58 PM Premonition45
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--> '''Seamus''': Martin used to let men provoke him into fighting. He was concerned people would think him a coward if he refused. That's how he got a bowie knife shoved through his belly in a saloon in Virginia City.
* In ''Film/{{Braveheart}}'', Wallace's most eagerly violent soldier is an Irishman who joined the campaign not for the sake of freedom, but for the chance to kill Englishmen. He's also insane, or [[AlternateCharacterInterpretation deeply religious with a sick sense of humor.]]

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--> '''Seamus''': -->'''Seamus''': Martin used to let men provoke him into fighting. He was concerned people would think him a coward if he refused. That's how he got a bowie knife shoved through his belly in a saloon in Virginia City.
* In ''Film/{{Braveheart}}'', Wallace's most eagerly violent soldier is Stephen, [[NotInThisForYourRevolution an Irishman who joined the campaign not for the sake of freedom, but for the chance to kill Englishmen.Englishmen]]. He's also insane, or [[AlternateCharacterInterpretation deeply religious with a sick sense of humor.]]



** Another St. Patrick's Day episodes where Bart inadvertantly touches off a riot:
-->'''[[KentBrockmanNews KENT BROCKMAN]]:''' Drunkenness, fighting, destruction of property: are these really the qualities we associate with the Irish?

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** Another St. Patrick's Day episodes episode, "Homer vs. The Eighteenth Amendment" where Bart inadvertantly touches off a riot:
-->'''[[KentBrockmanNews KENT BROCKMAN]]:''' Kent Brockman]]:''' Drunkenness, fighting, destruction of property: are these really the qualities we associate with the Irish?Irish?
** In "I Am Furious (Yellow)", [[SuckySchool Springfield Elementary School budget is so low]] that they'd resorted to using [[ViolentGlaswegian Groundskeeper Willie]] and his archnemesis Groundskeeper Seamus as guest speakers.
-->'''Principal Skinner:''' Yes, Seamus, 90 minutes of watching a man drink in a bathtub. Well, I think we should try the Springfield Speaker's Bureau. (''leans out window'') Seamus, uh, we won't need you to speak anymore.
-->'''Seamus:''' What?! (''looks at Willie'') Oh, this is your doing, Willie. I'll turn your groin to pudding!
-->'''Willie:''' Oh, you speak like a poet, but you punch like one, too!
-->(''Seamus and Willie start fighting'')
16th Sep '16 11:06:14 AM Morgenthaler
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** Stephen has stated on multiple occasions that, if he had a TimeMachine, he would challenge [[EnglishCivilWar Oliver Cromwell]] to a bare-knuckle fistfight on the banks of the River Shannon because "he drove [his] people west of [the river] to farm on rocks and gravel!"

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** Stephen has stated on multiple occasions that, if he had a TimeMachine, he would challenge [[EnglishCivilWar [[UsefulNotes/EnglishCivilWar Oliver Cromwell]] to a bare-knuckle fistfight on the banks of the River Shannon because "he drove [his] people west of [the river] to farm on rocks and gravel!"
29th Aug '16 12:37:39 AM JohnnyLurg
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* Coach John McGuirk from ''WesternAnimation/HomeMovies'' is Irish-American, an alcoholic, frequently aggressive and sometimes violent, and is stated on multiple occasions to have a criminal record.

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* Coach John McGuirk [=McGuirk=] from ''WesternAnimation/HomeMovies'' is Irish-American, an alcoholic, frequently aggressive and sometimes violent, and is stated on multiple occasions to have a criminal record.
29th Aug '16 12:37:18 AM JohnnyLurg
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* Coach John McGuirk from ''WesternAnimation/HomeMovies'' is Irish-American, an alcoholic, frequently aggressive and sometimes violent, and is stated on multiple occasions to have a criminal record.
28th Aug '16 7:25:32 AM Andrewjpet12
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* Given his condition by the time you meet him, Father Gascoigne fits this trope pretty well in {{VideoGame/Bloodborne}}.

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* Given his condition by the time you meet him, Father Gascoigne fits this trope pretty well in {{VideoGame/Bloodborne}}.''{{VideoGame/Bloodborne}}''.



* In {{VideoGame/Saboteur}}, hot-headed and hot-tempered Sean Devlin (complete with hilarious Oireland accent) becomes a member of the resistance in Nazi-occupied France and solves all his problems with violence.

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* In {{VideoGame/Saboteur}}, ''{{VideoGame/Saboteur}}'', hot-headed and hot-tempered Sean Devlin (complete with hilarious Oireland accent) becomes a member of the resistance in Nazi-occupied France and solves all his problems with violence.
27th Aug '16 6:55:27 PM Kurogane7
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* Given his condition by the time you meet him, Father Gascoigne fits this trope pretty well in {{VideoGame/Bloodborne}}.



* In ''VideoGame/Saboteur'', hot-headed and hot-tempered Sean Devlin (complete with hilarious Oireland accent) becomes a member of the resistance in Nazi-occupied France and solves all his problems with violence.

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* In ''VideoGame/Saboteur'', {{VideoGame/Saboteur}}, hot-headed and hot-tempered Sean Devlin (complete with hilarious Oireland accent) becomes a member of the resistance in Nazi-occupied France and solves all his problems with violence.
4th Jul '16 3:11:35 PM Delphi
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* ''Series/SaturdayNightLive'': Patrick Fitzwilliam and William Fitzpatrick, hosts of "Top O' the Mornin'" regularly punched walls.

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* ''Series/SaturdayNightLive'': Patrick Fitzwilliam and William Fitzpatrick, [[note]]And we've heard the jokes, so SAVE IT![[/note]] hosts of "Top O' the Mornin'" regularly punched walls.
1st Jun '16 8:28:10 PM VanHohenheimOfXerxes
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* WebVideo/DiamandaHagan is a perpetually angry PsychoLesbian (or in her words, a "Lecher Bitch") and EvilOverlord from UsefulNotes/NorthernIreland. Or at least [[ButIPlayOneOnTV she plays one online]]. In real life, she's still a lesbian from Stroke Country, but [[MeanCharacterNiceActor she's way nicer than she lets on in her video series]].

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* WebVideo/DiamandaHagan is a WebVideo/DiamandaHagan, the perpetually angry "Lecher Bitch," is a PsychoLesbian (or in her words, a "Lecher Bitch") and EvilOverlord from UsefulNotes/NorthernIreland. Or at least [[ButIPlayOneOnTV she plays one online]]. In real life, she's still a lesbian from Stroke Country, but [[MeanCharacterNiceActor she's way nicer than she lets on in her video series]].
28th May '16 11:39:45 PM VanHohenheimOfXerxes
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* WebVideo/DiamandaHagan is a perpetually angry EvilOverlord and "Lecher Bitch" from UsefulNotes/NorthernIreland. Or at least [[ButIPlayOneOnTV she plays one online]]. In real life, she's still from Stroke Country, but [[MeanCharacterNiceActor she's way nicer than she lets on in her video series]].

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* WebVideo/DiamandaHagan is a perpetually angry PsychoLesbian (or in her words, a "Lecher Bitch") and EvilOverlord and "Lecher Bitch" from UsefulNotes/NorthernIreland. Or at least [[ButIPlayOneOnTV she plays one online]]. In real life, she's still a lesbian from Stroke Country, but [[MeanCharacterNiceActor she's way nicer than she lets on in her video series]].
18th May '16 10:37:31 PM VanHohenheimOfXerxes
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* WebVideo/DiamandaHagan is a perpetually angry EvilOverlord and "Lecher Bitch" from UsefulNotes/NorthernIreland. Or at least [[ButIPlayOneOnTV she plays one online]]. In real life, she's still from Stroke Country, but [[MeanCharacterNiceActor she's way nicer than she lets on in her video series]].
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