Had enough hurricanes yet this year? Too bad, because Hurricane Ophelia has arrived, and she's giving Ireland the old one-two. Luckily, the Irish are a resilient folk, and their Twitter reactions to this fearsome storm make it crystal clear.

As they say in Ireland, here's the craic; whipping winds are wreaking havoc on the island nation, and have left 3 people dead so far and thousands without power. The whole country is on lockdown, with schools closed, buses cancelled, and even several grocery stores with valuable storm preparation goods (chips, beer, etc.) shuttered in anticipation of what one Twitter has deemed 'The Great Irish Trampoline Migration of 2017.' However, even a natural disaster like Ophelia isn't strong enough to damage the Irish spirit - and, evidently, their collective sense of humor.

Scroll down to see the best tweets to come from both the storm's build-up and commencement, and as always, stay safe and heed all advice from authorities if in the area.

#1

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FSCKeswick Report

Nancy E
Community Member
2 years ago

I love a great sense of humor ! Hope your wife agrees....

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#2

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DonaghDog Report

Santino Aznar
Community Member
2 years ago

Brilliant stuff.

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#3

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itsluisagibson Report

Hans
Community Member
2 years ago

Fresh milk for breakfast!

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#4

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deccy1919 Report

Nancy E
Community Member
2 years ago

Been there. Done that with a tornado !

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#5

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KateMcLoughney Report

Christina Waide
Community Member
2 years ago

Emergency comfort food STAT

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#6

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Carol_xox Report

Tracy Moorhead
Community Member
2 years ago

Like her attitude!!

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#7

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ledzeppjack Report

Hans
Community Member
2 years ago

The Irish are a special people.

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#8

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peachschnappps Report

Saint Victoria
Community Member
2 years ago

LOL

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#9

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Bed_Forever_ Report

Hans
Community Member
2 years ago

"First things first" is an important idiom in the English language. Or so I am told.

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#10

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breen_john Report

Tanya Playle
Community Member
2 years ago

I just can't stop laughing at this one.

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#11

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AineDempsey Report

Paul K. Johnson
Community Member
2 years ago

Those are our "law-abiding, RESPONSIBLE" gun owners so obviously shooting at hurricanes is a responsible thing to do.

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#12

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liamball31 Report

Christina Waide
Community Member
2 years ago

True that. Children=hurricane force winds 24x7

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#13

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zombiestepdad Report

Virg
Community Member
2 years ago

You have no idea how hard I'm laughing right now ...

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#14

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BetterOffMalone Report

Kalya Crafts
Community Member
2 years ago

The irish mentality is what we all need

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#15

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ActuallyGraeme Report

earringnut
Community Member
2 years ago

"we NEED to hear that story" - literally everyone who is not from ireland

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#16

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RorysStories Report

Liamcolmcille MacNiallais
Community Member
2 years ago

I was out in the middle of this yesterday with three Canadians. ....They're crazy too..!

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#17

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OverheardDublin Report

Cat Meow
Community Member
2 years ago

Am I allowed to laugh at this joke? Or is it "too soon" for the gun-people?

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#18

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GilroysWorld Report

Santino Aznar
Community Member
2 years ago

Genius

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#19

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dynamitecork Report

Hans
Community Member
2 years ago

"Proudly presented by Tesco"

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#20

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Lolly77799139 Report

Rory Cruickshank
Community Member
2 years ago

Furricane

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#21

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twisteddoodles Report

Elaine Van Zon
Community Member
2 years ago

yay!!

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#22

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divisbhoy Report

Charlotte Ayers
Community Member
2 years ago

This works on so many levels....How is this not getting more up votes?

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#23

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joanneheff Report

Bored Monkei
Community Member
2 years ago

He's probably thinking the same! ;-)

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#24

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Countrywakes Report

Susan Gardner
Community Member
2 years ago

Good one

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#25

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ahhhhdatslovely Report

Rebekah
Community Member
2 years ago

Hey now, flying gnomes are nothing to mess with. Those pointy hats can hurt.

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#26

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Everybody_Hz Report

Elle Campbell
Community Member
2 years ago

It's official, we(the US) truly are the entertainment for the rest of the world! πŸ˜•

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#27

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matthewsrfc Report

Patti Brock
Community Member
2 years ago

This is great...LMAO

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#28

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EmmaKonchar Report

Brownie emoji
Community Member
2 years ago

Haha

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#29

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Little_ArmS Report

#30

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dcahughes Report

Paul K. Johnson
Community Member
2 years ago

No, he'll just try to scam your government to pay 1000x whatever damage his properties incur.

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#31

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ZwartblesIE Report

Emily Johnston
Community Member
2 years ago

This looks like a serious kitchen. This person could cook up a good meal while drinking the whiskey.

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#32

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Donovanjen Report

Amanda Lynn
Community Member
2 years ago

I can’t upvote this one enough! We (americans) are a laughing stock due to a few lol πŸ˜‚

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#33

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lisa_smyth Report

Susan Gardner
Community Member
2 years ago

From all these posts--I'm moving there stat!

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#34

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Caketoons1 Report

Vlad Horobet
Community Member
2 years ago

Also there's that Ed Sheeran song. Pretty catchy.

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#35

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niallcolganwf Report

Wezbie
Community Member
2 years ago

Just have to wait for someone else's batch to fly in to your garden

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#36

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mugful_of_life Report

Brendan Joseph Madden
Community Member
2 years ago

I was looking at that broadband like it was life support.

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#37

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WhispersNewsLTD Report

Vlad Horobet
Community Member
2 years ago

Even the news xD That's it, i'm moving to Ireland !

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#38

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RossGuilfoyle Report

Vlad Horobet
Community Member
2 years ago

@'murica: see guys, that's how you do it...now put the guns down...

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#39

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BeWarmers Report

Clair Stewart
Community Member
2 years ago

love this guy in his wife's house coat, shoeless while the neighbour takes a photo

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#40

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phegarty Report

Michele Levin
Community Member
2 years ago

I know, what is up with that name

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#41

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peachschnappps Report

Greg Fitzgerald
Community Member
2 years ago

πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚

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#42

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meanderingtripe Report

Vlad Horobet
Community Member
2 years ago

No need, pretty sure one it's gonna land in your yard pretty soon.

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#43

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LeifB73 Report

Hans
Community Member
2 years ago

Do not let those people who manage Brexit manage any natural crisis!

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#44

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PaulaKeatley Report

Gina Horvat
Community Member
2 years ago

Brilliant fund!!

#45

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JaneGinger50 Report

Hans
Community Member
2 years ago

Your very personal storm. The eupepsia storm!

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#46

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bewarmers Report

rakuninaru
Community Member
2 years ago

hahaha

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#47

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petermcg08 Report

Jon Chevalier
Community Member
2 years ago

sadly I'm missing out... not sure what "Craic" means??

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#48

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boucherhayes Report

Genny Carpi
Community Member
2 years ago

ahahahaahahah so true

#49

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cathalkeogh Report

Jilltdcatlady
Community Member
2 years ago

The real fun comes after the storm. Sorting through the new stuff to keep or try to sell off for money.

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#50

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phegarty Report

Patricia Moran
Community Member
2 years ago

πŸ‘πŸ»πŸ‘πŸ»πŸ‘πŸ»πŸ€£πŸ˜‚πŸ‘πŸΌ

#51

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Trickstersworld Report

Kalya Crafts
Community Member
2 years ago

Sarcasm is magical.

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#52

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page_turnerr Report

Miranda Wood
Community Member
2 years ago

I'm on the floor laughing πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ‘ŒπŸ»πŸ’―πŸ€™πŸ»βœŒπŸ»

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#53

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williamhboney1 Report

Sherrie Glendening
Community Member
2 years ago

But has he stockpiled toilet paper?

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#54

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TVsCarlKinsella Report

Mary Waisanen
Community Member
2 years ago

Better than your government, nay, your president not knowing you're part of the country lol

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#55

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Darren606 Report

Michele Levin
Community Member
2 years ago

Ah, they got that from my boss

#56

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ScribblerKeith Report

Robbie Shorley
Community Member
2 years ago

If they can't make tea during a power cut, are they even a real Irish mam and gran??

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#57

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DubFireBrigade Report

Elle Campbell
Community Member
2 years ago

Wait til it goes sailing over the UK and they just fecking lose it!

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#58

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jon_duffman Report

Elle Campbell
Community Member
2 years ago

Briiliant! πŸ˜†πŸ˜†πŸ˜†

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#59

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DecLawn Report

Miranda Wood
Community Member
2 years ago

I had a very red, weird sky after lunchπŸ€”πŸ€”

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#60

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dequinn Report

Patricia Moran
Community Member
2 years ago

That's why you stockpile BEFORE the storm!

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#61

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FCTwenteBenson Report

Jilltdcatlady
Community Member
2 years ago

Only 1 each!? You, sir, have underestimated the powers of angry wind and water.

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#62

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NiamhNolan8 Report

Michele Levin
Community Member
2 years ago

LOL, kids say the craziest things

#63

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eilistweets Report

Anita Logan-Nicoll
Community Member
2 years ago

Hahaha! Nice one :)

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#64

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cookemonster45 Report

Angela Louise
Community Member
2 years ago

Lol. It's accurate, not only because of Ireland, but because the land between Yorkshire and Edinbugh is apparently a no man's land devoid of settlement...

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#65

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garyvalentine3 Report

Terence Taylor
Community Member
2 years ago

On the day WW1 started my local gazette headline was 'Drunken Gypsy arrested driving cart'. (Found filling a crack in my wall)

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TheKavOfficial Report

billy bob joe
Community Member
2 years ago

we we can all drink some tea and wonder about if it will rain orange juice

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#67

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twisteddoodles Report

susievoozie
Community Member
2 years ago

i swear we were all up until 5 am talking on facebook with random irish people how worried we are :D

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Stephenlough95 Report

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deanvannguyen Report

LinnΓ©a Williams
Community Member
2 years ago

Terrible hurricane snacks!

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#70

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heythereyaboi Report

Stille20
Community Member
2 years ago

That's because Americans know what's coming.

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_StephenG0 Report

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AineDempsey Report

Allison G.
Community Member
2 years ago

Ditto

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