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The acorn never falls far from the tree

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Or so some saying goes. The Irish Times(sub req.d) has a story that George W. Bush is related/descended from Strongbow, and therefore from his wife Aoife and so of Dermot McMorrough. McMorrough, High King Of Leinster is “reviled in many Irish history books as the man who betrayed his island for personal gain.” For all who don’t know McMorrough invited

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