Monday Grab Bag of Links …

Architecture / Design. (pic via Dornob)
Civic Camouflage: A WWII Neighborhood that Never Existed
Diverse & Contemporary Reader’s Home in the Czech Republic
Sunlight Residence
Shedworking: Sol Cinema
Worlds best ever cookie package

Style.
BBC Dresses Doctor in Chinese Tweed
Gucci Shoe Factory Selects – a set on Flickr
Area a melting pot of Old World skills

Retro.
The Indicator: Learning from IBM

Government.
Congressional Staffers Paid $13 million by Ex-Employers in 2009
Some Non-Strategic Thinking About a Non-Problem
Surprise! TSA Is Searching Your Car, Subway, Ferry, Bus, AND Plane
Petty Thuggishness in Rochester
Rand Paul to TSA Head: “I Feel Less Safe”
Among The Costs Of War: $20B In Air Conditioning : NPR
Elderly woman asked to remove adult diaper during TSA search

Environment.
Conservationists discover more than 1,000 species in New Guinea
The green killer: Scores of protected golden eagles dying after colliding with wind turbines

Climate Change.
Fingernail Adjustment

Fountain Pens / Writing.
Big And Bold Namiki Falcon
Ink Links – The Pen Addict
Life’s Unexpected: Pelikano Jr.
Muji’s little sketchbook that could
Ink Nouveau: Lamy 2000 First Impression
Rhodia Dot Grid Webnotebook

Computing.
Trojans, viruses, worms: How does malware get on PCs and Macs?
10 Must-Have Firefox Extensions

Photography.
Overloaded photography
Broccoli House
Beautiful examples of desert photography
LEICA M9-P
Gorgeous Jewels in an Emerald Sea: Halong Bay [40 PICS]
Beautiful & Bewitching Black Forest (33 PICS)

Travel.
8 Incredible Ghost Towns to Visit in Europe
The Middlebrow Hotel Perk: No Fees

Unintended Consequences.
The Facts about the Alternative Minimum Tax
Slaughter ban sending horses across borders (older post)

Zombies.
Zombie Defense Serum

Education.
The $70,000 Hidden Cost Of College

Economics. (flawed, in this case)
Geithner: Taxes on ‘Small Business’ Must Rise So Government Doesn’t ‘Shrink’

Food.
100 Acres of Pizza Served Daily in the U.S.
Chocolate Banana Cupcakes with Peanut Butter Frosting
Strawberry Basil Bourbon Spritzer Recipe
Noma in Copenhagen vs. Chicago’s Alinea: Food Fight!

Watches.
Patek Philippe Ref. 5235: Part 1, A league of firsts
The Benu Watch by Moritz Grossmann
A few pics of my latest …
How to Make a Clock Run for 10,000 Years
The Recession Proof Swiss Watch
Orient Diver & GMT Sightings
“Tourbillon” Pen, Cufflinks & Ring
Heuer Pocket Chronograph Ref. 701/Dec c1930-38
Review: 2011 TAG Heuer Formula 1 Series

Advertising.
Top 10 Most Memorable GoDaddy Commercials

Healthcare.
Immunotherapy’s Promise as a Battler Against Cancer

Misc.
SimplyNoise
Smart Ad Campaign Gets Parents Involved