St. Paul hosts ‘World’s Worst Irish Tenor’ contest for 47th year

By Megan Carpentier
Tuesday, March 15, 2011 8:33 EDT
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The restaurant Mancini’s in St. Paul played host last weekend to the “World’s Worst Irish Tenor” contest, celebrating 47 years of really terrible singing.

One woman described the performances as so bad that “our eyes water.” Ouch.

Watch the video, which first appeared at the Star Tribune on March 14, 2011, below.

Megan Carpentier
Megan Carpentier is the executive editor of Raw Story. She previously served as an associate editor at Talking Points Memo; the editor of news and politics at Air America; an editor at Jezebel.com; and an associate editor at Wonkette. Her published works include pieces for the Washington Post, the Washington Independent, Ms Magazine, RH Reality Check, the Women's Media Center, On the Issues, the New York Press, Bitch and Women's eNews.
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