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Old 07-13-2009, 10:33 AM
An Gadaí An Gadaí is offline
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Location: Dublin, Ireland
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Originally Posted by hibernicus View Post
In Northern Ireland a lot of people sincerely believe that they can tell the difference between Catholics and Protestants by facial features alone. Without good evidence (such as a test that unambiguously measures your ability) how can you be sure?
My otherwise fairly sane father swore by this. Granted if you know someone's name you've a fair chance.

Reminds me of a joke. How do you know ET was a Catholic?

Because he looked like a Catholic.