A Few Random Morning Links …

Architecture / Design. (pic via Freshome)
Crab Creek House
1969 Dodge Chinook Mobile Juice and Cocktail Bar
Lopez Island Cabin
Family House in Pavilniai Regional Park
Spectacular Residence on a Cliff Edge Inspired by a Picasso Painting

Retro.
Ekranoplans Showcase (more)
The 11 Greatest Ray Harryhausen Monsters

Photography.
Paragliding: When Humans Soar like Eagles (42 PICS)
42 Awesome Photos of Extreme Weather
35 Shades Of Red

Ham Radio.
Text Messages Aren’t Enough When Natural Disasters Strike

Travel.
Scotland Vaca
America’s Best Family Hotels
The Coolest Airstream Hotels Around The World (PHOTOS)
Narrow Boats for Holiday or Full Time Living

Fountain Pens / Writing.
Pilot Custom 823, One of my Favorites
Ink Links – The Pen Addict
Who Has Time to Send a Card? – The Juggle – WSJ
The Bounty On My Desk
Bexley Corona Piston Filler, Broad Nib, Summer Storm Review
Scriblets: Stationery Hobby Box No. 20
Sailor HighAce Neo Beginner’s Fountain Pen
Retro 51 Tornado pencil
New R by Rhodia tablet: my new favorite paper!
A Bit About Platinum and Nakaya
Five years later: Danitrio Dragon and Phoenix
Bright and bulletproof: blues and browns

Union Shenanigans.
Why the Labor Movement Moved Left – WSJ.com

Economics.
Price Controls Cause Doctor Shortage in Canada
The Broken Window Fallacy
Sardines at Midnight
Affording It All

Fracking.
Four Legs Bad, Two Legs Good

Apple / Steve Jobs.
My fav. Steve Jobs story of all-time
Steve Jobs: America’s Greatest Failure
Geek.com’s top Steve Jobs moments
The Genius of Steve Jobs: Marrying Tech and Art – WSJ.com

Cars.
1934 Model 40 Special Speedste
Retro Brough Superior for Jay Leno (more)
First Class 1971 Alfa Romeo Montreal
Blue-Plate 1972 Toyota Land Cruiser FJ40
Everything You Need for World Travel, a Lot You Don’t
10 Wildest and Weirdest Car Restorations from Monterey Weekend
Beautiful New Breguet Type XX Chrono!

Style / Shoes.
Herring Shakespeare II vs. AE Mora – downeast and out
Esquire searches for the perfect white shirt

Govt. / Liberty.
First They Came for Kid-Run Lemonade Stands,IV
On War, Obama Has Been Worse Than Bush
IncanDissent
Clear eyes on government
Is It Wrong to Warn other Motorists about Speed Traps?
More on FEMA

Education.
Breathtaking, Simply Breathtaking

Food.
Mocha Cake Ball Truffles
The Most Ridiculous Deep Fried Foods
Potato Chip Potatoes

Watches.
A magical visit to Audemars Piguet and APRP!
Heuer Montreal 110.503NC – Heuerville
Vintage CERTINAs – Dive watches
A Look at the Seagull 1963
URWERK presents the UR-1001 Zeit Device
A magnificent Visit to Jaeger-LeCoultre

Misc.
Giant rat killed by pitchfork in Marcy Houses is believed to be Gambian pouched rat