publication date: Wednesday, June 16, 2010 (part of Round XLIV)

category: Literature

clue: Dublin's day-long describer

explanation: Joyce's novel Ulysses chronicled a single day in Dublin. more…

solved by: Russ Wilhelm, Steve West, Samir Mehta, LaVonne Lemler, Chris Lemler, Justin Woods, Richard Slominsky, Joanna Woods, Denise Sawicki, Mike Rothstein, Steve Dunn, Amy Austin, Mike Eberhart, Ryan Dunn, Sarah Kyle, and Elaine Beckland

trivia: This goo was published on Bloomsday, the annual day that Joyce's fans celebrate and remember his work. It was originally created to represent Ireland in the Goo World Tour, but was changed when a Literature goo was chosen for Britain the next day.


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