A Few Random Links …

Stunning home in Sydney. (pic via Contemporist)

How The Attack On Osama Bin Laden Was Live-Tweeted.

Ron Paul on birth certificates and line-item vetoes.

Absolutely amazing personal library, a must-see.

A melting clock.

Now You Can Buy the Smallest Atomic Clock Ever Made.

This isn’t a bad houseboat.

The mysterious origins of the tuxedo.

Global warming, malaria, and the Erie Canal.

Pics from the Royal Wedding:
The Royal Wedding – TotallyCoolPix
Photos: Prince William and Kate Middleton’s Royal Wedding
The Royal Wedding – The Big Picture – Boston.com
Prince William Might Be Second in Line to the British Crown, but Karin Vogel, at No. 4,973, Still Has a Shot

Obama vs. the San Francisco Chronicle.

This might be a purist’s résumé. (via John Cook)

Barely There: 4 Minimal Running Shoes Tested.

Why bin Laden’s Ghost Is Smiling by Eric Margolis.

The Economics of Slushy Drinks.

Served with love: Chocolate Layer Cake
Bronhi Toffee Slices

Peanut Butter Marbled Brownie Skillet Pie
Gulf Coast Shrimp Quesadillas/Tacos
gott’s roadside show dogs
How to Make Spätzle
Private Dining: Xi Yan in Singapore
Nan Khatai or Indian Almond Semolina Cookies

Two on accountability in government.

The 25 Greatest Male Grooming Moments in Movies.