"Could you read the part where Stephen envisions life outside Dublin again?"
Tags:ulysses, dublin, dubliners, james joyce, joyce, modernism, modernist, modern, literature, modern literature, lit, modern lit, college, college, irish lit, ireland, irish, lit major, lit minor, books, bookish, book, writer, writers, writing, story, storytime, story time, stories, storybook, story book, unorthodox, genius, geniuses, prodigy, prodigies, prodigal, novel, novels, complicated, complex, difficult, difficulties, stephen, stephen dedalus, dedalus, portrait, portrait of the artist as a young man, kids, kid, child, children, precocious, parent, parenting, dad, dads, father, fathers
Tags:chris, chris o'dowd, o'dowd, comedian, comedians, comedy, actor, actors, acting, television, tv, t v, films, film, movie, movies, viral, meme, memes, talk show, talk shows, stand up, stand-up, stand up comedian, stand-up comedian, award winning, award-winning, irish actor, irish actors, irish, ireland, irish accent, caricature, caricatures, celebrity, celebrities, fame, famous, famous figures, famous people, famous names, pop culture, pop culture reference
"Gimme a break. Being driven out of Ireland was the best thing that ever happened to you."
Tags:saint patrick, st. patrick, irish, ireland, irish immigrant, irish immigrants, america, american, st. patrick's day, st. patricks day, snake, snakes, drove the snakes out of ireland, saint, saints, miracle, miracles, miraculous, immigrant, immigrants, immigrant story, immigrant stories, tale, tales, story, stories
"Now then, were you driven out of Ireland by religious, political or economic pressures?"
Tags:border control, border control officer, border control officers, immigration, immigration officer, immigration officers, refugee, refugees, animal, animals, snake, snakes, reptile, reptiles, ireland, st. patrick, persecution, religious, political, economic, pressure, immigrating, boat people, fleeing, running away, escaping, oppression, displaced person, displaced people, politics
The Potato Man
Tags:potato, potatoes, tuber, tubers, ireland, irish, invert, inverted, subvert, subverted, subversion, play on words, word play, word-play, ice cream truck, sweet, sweets, candy, candies, treat, treats, food, foods, snacks, snack, snacking, shop, shopping, vendor, street vendor, street vendors, kid, kids, child, childhood, children, alternate, alternate universe, absurdist
Medusa in a Dublin bar after St. Patrick chased the snakes out of Ireland.
Tags:ireland, irish, republic of ireland, irish history, myth, myths, mythology, mythological, saint, saints, early religion, religious, religious imagery, medusa, snake, snakes, st. patrick, st patrick, saint patrick, bar, bars, pub, pubs, bar fly, bar flies, st patrick's day, saint patrick's day, holiday, holidays, cultural, culture clash, cultures, greek, greek mythology
"So, kids, you should all be thankful we don't live during a potato famine. Especially you, Jimmy."
Tags:kid, kids, child, children, parent, parents, parenting, parenthood, mom, moms, mum, mums, mother, mothers, motherhood, father, fathers, fatherhood, dad, dads, family, families, storytime, storytimes, story time, story times, story, stories, book, books, album, albums, family album, family albums, photo album, photo albums, photo book, photo books, memory, memories, family history, family histories, history, histories, historical, potato famine, potato famines, famine, famines, potato, potatoes, food, anthropomorphic, anthropomorphism, personification, death, dead, thankful, grateful, irish, ireland, son, sons, boy, boys
"Hey, wait a minute! Isn't that our TV cable?"
Tags:religion, religious, christianity, christian, christians, saint, saints, st. patrick, st. patrick's day, st. paddy's day, monk, monks, friar, friars, missionary, missionaries, bishop, bishops, ireland, driving the snakes out of ireland, television, televisions, watching television, tv, tvs, watching tv, t.v., t.v.s, watching t.v., tv cable, tv cables, t.v. cable, t.v. cables, television cable, television cables, animal, animals, reptile, reptiles, snake, snakes, driving out, escape, escaping, cross, crosses, crucifix, crucifixes
"Ernestine is trying to get St. Patrick to change his mind."
Tags:saint patrick, st. patrick, st. patrick's day, saint patrick's day, snake, snakes, ireland, advocate, advocates, advocacy, convince, convinces, convincing, entertain, entertains, entertaining, entertainment, saint, saints, miracle, miracles, miraculous, trick, tricks, tricking, trickery, distract, distracts, distracting