|The Wild Atlantic Way|
- It takes 40 pounds of green dye to turn the Chicago River green on St. Patrick's Day.
- The Shamrock isn’t just any old piece of clover: it’s three-leafed. Tradition holds that Saint Patrick used the trefoil to teach the Trinity. He’d have no luck with the four-leaf clover on your leprechaun hat.
- IT'S PADDY NOT PATTY! Paddy is derived from the Irish, Pádraig: the source of those mysterious, emerald double-Ds. Patty is the diminutive of Patricia, or a burger, and just not something you call a fella.