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Readers at the Irish embassy’s celebration of Bloomsday—-June 16, the day of the year on which James Joyce‘s Ulysses takes place—-included Robert Aubry Davis and Post book critic Michael Dirda, “who showed off his green socks.” [Style Blog]

Buffalo Exchange, purported bellwether of rising hipster self-esteem, opens on 14th Street NW. [DCist]

Itadi Bonney and son [Post]

The week in street art [Pink Noise]

Maryland rapper Marky cuts up Gotye. [For the DMV Only]