Happy Bloomsday!

I can only start the ball rolling with this ‘tagbomb’ from the Stunned weblog, quoting the stately, plump Buck Mulligan segment from Ulysses. Meanwhile in downtown Manhattan, there’s a bevy of Irish literary exports to get the local punters into the Joycean mood at the Ulysses Bar. And Dublin (city of failures) celebrates in its recent success. And from a few years back, the Iranian connection.

Mick is founding editor of Slugger. He has written papers on the impacts of the Internet on politics and the wider media and is a regular guest and speaking events across Ireland, the UK and Europe. Twitter: @MickFealty