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James Joyce Irish Poet    Arts and Entertainment

Started 11/5/21 by Weasel (poptardo); 20396 views.
Bab6s

From: Bab6s

23-May


"Shakespeare is the happy hunting ground of all minds that have lost their balance."

 --  --    James Joyce

MochaSofa

From: MochaSofa

23-May

Ernest Hemingway was indeed James Joyce's drinking buddy --and sometimes body guard. They met at Shakespeare and Company, and was later a frequent companion among the bars of Paris with writers like Wyndham Lewis and Valery Larbaud.

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NYCKGB

From: NYCKGB

8-Jun

The Martello Tower is at the summit of the fortifications and Millmount Museum, which won an International Gulbenkian Museum Award, is open all year round and admission includes access to the tower, providing a beautiful view of the expansive modern Irish town.

Millmount Fort c1922
Millmount Tower  after the attack in 1922 by Irish free state forces

Lana (Redneckbab1)

From: Lana (Redneckbab1)

17-Jun

Uh! Ooh! I have a current events joke!

Go easy on anyone drunk.

When I heard that the A/C had gone out at the AT&T Center in San Antonio tonight for the NBA finals, I thought to myself... I guess this favors the Heat.

grinning

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