SO NOW THAT Commander Chris Hadfield is practically an Irish citizen (BACK OFF CANADA, HE’S OURS NOW), it seems there’s nothing he can’t do…
He’s been spotted helping out in a soup kitchen during the famine:
Scoring a last minute equaliser for Ireland against Germany in the 2002 World Cup Finals:
Having a laugh with Collins and Dev:
Sitting on an Irish elk playing hurling and the bodhrán in Donegal with Cú Chulainn and Michael Collins:
Starring alongside Daniel Day Lewis in My Left Foot:
And sealing the Grand Slam for Ireland with a drop goal:
He’s even managed the impossible:
Ireland’s love affair with Ireland has prompted the flurry of photoshop efforts on the Irish section of Reddit, which has even been renamed “Haddit” in response to the frenzy over the spaceman.
LONG MAY IT CONTINUE!