Sting visits home of ‘pauper’ Irish Ancestor

I always enjoy the PBS TV program “Finding Your Roots” with Dr. Henry Louis Gates Jr. Unfortunately I often miss episodes, including the one about singer-songwriter Sting.

Funny Business

Finding Your Roots with Henry Louis Gates, Jr., has announced the schedule for a new season.


O’Reilly, Maher and O’Brien – the Irish Factor

I’m sorry I missed the previews for last night’s “Finding Your Roots” with Henry Louis Gates, Jr. so I didn’t alert you to watch the show. Featured on this episode were Bill O’Reilly, Bill Maher and Soledad O’Brien, all of whom had at least one Irish ancestral line. I was mesmerized.