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Commentary: Stuck in Dublin with the Bloomsday Blues

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Commentary: Stuck in Dublin with the Bloomsday Blues

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Commentary: Stuck in Dublin with the Bloomsday Blues

Commentary: Stuck in Dublin with the Bloomsday Blues

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Commentator Scott Huler wonders why he's even attending the annual Bloomsday celebration in Dublin, Ireland. Bloomsday honors Ulysses, the groundbreaking stream-of-consciousness novel by James Joyce — a book Huler doesn't really like.