TV Review: We swear it well in this cursed little nation

Ardal O'Hanlon's Holy F*** attempted to get to the bottom of why Irish people turn the air blue so often

16th May, 2021
TV Review: We swear it well in this cursed little nation
Tommy Tiernan and Ardal O’Hanlon in Holy F*** (RTÉ ONe)

Holy F*** (RTÉ One)

The Pursuit of Love (BBC One)

“With most Irish parents, the first time their child curses is a moment of delight,” said Tommy Tiernan in Holy F*** (RTÉ One) Ardal O’Hanlon’s amusing yet serious exploration of Irish expletive extravagance. Do we swear more than most people? Do parents really rejoice in a child’s expression of their genetic predisposition to profanity?...

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