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New York horse and carriage driver with Northern Ireland accent has hit the headlines in the Big Apple

New York horse and carriage driver with Northern Ireland accent has hit the headlines in the Big Apple

You're never cold but sometimes Baltic

You're never cold but sometimes Baltic

The sight of 12-year-olds smoking is normal

The sight of 12-year-olds smoking is normal

You remember when skipping school was 'doing the beak'

You remember when skipping school was 'doing the beak'

Your friends still call you by your childhood nickname

Your friends still call you by your childhood nickname

You know you're from Belfast when... you've been offered five lighters for £1

You know you're from Belfast when... you've been offered five lighters for £1

You know what a 'barrack buster' is, and at one time this was your
favourite carry-out

You know what a 'barrack buster' is, and at one time this was your favourite carry-out

The smell of slurry in the country makes you gag

The smell of slurry in the country makes you gag

You have used the phrase "will you see me / my mate"

You have used the phrase "will you see me / my mate"

You have been to Dempsey's for an 18th/16th birthday party

You have been to Dempsey's for an 18th/16th birthday party

Jim McDonald

Jim McDonald

You've had at least one ginger-haired friend, who you'd call ´Fanta Pants´ at least three times a day

You've had at least one ginger-haired friend, who you'd call ´Fanta Pants´ at least three times a day

Your Granny had a framed picture of the Pope or the Queen in the living
room but never both

Your Granny had a framed picture of the Pope or the Queen in the living room but never both

You know you're from Belfast when...You know at least one person called Mackers or Smickers

You know you're from Belfast when...You know at least one person called Mackers or Smickers

Anyone who doesn't have a number one back and sides haircut is a "hippy"

Anyone who doesn't have a number one back and sides haircut is a "hippy"

You are a half decent pool player and know your way around a snooker table

You are a half decent pool player and know your way around a snooker table

You know what the words 'space-cadet' and 'rocket' really mean

You know what the words 'space-cadet' and 'rocket' really mean

You think that if you can't see the Harland and Wolff cranes from your bedroom window you are a culchie

You think that if you can't see the Harland and Wolff cranes from your bedroom window you are a culchie

You know what real rain is like

You know what real rain is like

You're passionate about an English or Scottish football team

You're passionate about an English or Scottish football team

You have owned a pair of Nike Air Max at some stage

You have owned a pair of Nike Air Max at some stage

You have purchased a single cigarette a some stage of your life

You have purchased a single cigarette a some stage of your life

You frequented a country park or wasteground each weekend to drink
alchohol

You frequented a country park or wasteground each weekend to drink alchohol

You know what a 'Steeko' or 'Spide' is and have a tendency to turn into one after drinking a few pints

You know what a 'Steeko' or 'Spide' is and have a tendency to turn into one after drinking a few pints

You are 27-years-old, married with two kids, a dog and have a mortage of your own. When you are home for Christmas and your parents are away for a couple of days you still think: 'Sweeeeet, free house!'

You are 27-years-old, married with two kids, a dog and have a mortage of your own. When you are home for Christmas and your parents are away for a couple of days you still think: 'Sweeeeet, free house!'

New York horse and carriage driver with Northern Ireland accent has hit the headlines in the Big Apple

Tennis legend Martina Navratilova has joined a chorus of outrage over a New York carriage driver from Northern Ireland who was caught on video unleashing a "hateful and bigoted" outburst at a group of women.

Belfast Telegraph