Monday Grab Bag of Links …

Architecture. (pic via Curbed)
Seattle’s Cozy and Cheap Alternative to Landlubber Living
Light-Filled Modern House Boat is a Small-Space Wonder
Bioclimatic Residence And Garden in Baden, France
Casual Home in Montana Designed for Entertainment
Northwest Family Retreat
America’s most beautiful home and garden tours

Travel.
More Brews and Booze from Around the Globe

Photography.
Is the iPhone the Only Camera You Need? – WSJ.com
Decommissioning the Space Shuttles – In Focus – The Atlantic
Vintage Cameras Upcycled Into iPhone Charging Docks

Zombies.
LEGO Shaun Of The Dead

Cars.
60s TV Batmobile Takes On The 80s Movie Batmobile
a time to get: Viva Mexico
BMW K1
Truck Thursday: Walking Dead Edition
1952 Hudson Hornet Hollywood For Sale
DELIVERY TAKEN:1946 WILLYS JEEP
The Last Saabs Ever Built, Left To Rot At A New Jersey Port
2013 BMW C650GT and C600 Sport – First Ride
Craig Breedlove’s World Record Bonneville Run in 1963
Urban Motor R100RS “Werkstattrenner”

Starbucks.
Bugging Out: Vegetarians Upset With Starbucks’ Use of Beetle Extract

Watches.
Collecting vintage watches – an interview
The Watchmaker
rekindled love for some well designed watches & a review of my PAM372
Bell & Ross BR03 Blue Military Ceramic Watch
Seiko 1000m Shrouded Diver – S23619J1
2012 wasn’t a very good year for new timepieces…

Food.
Candied Orange Peel, Bliss and Grand Marnier Chocolates
Found: Mexican Coca-Cola
Vanilla Bean Old Fashioned
Ho Chiak: Ubin Seafood
Whisky Blender Provides Bespoke Potables by Mail
Buttermilk Sweet Potato Biscuits
The Ultimate Mac and Cheese
Chocolate Chip Cardamom Oat Blondies
Almond Joy Bars

Economics.
Min Wage = No Subway $5 Footlongs In SF
Remy: Health Care Mandates vs Pizza Toppings
Canada to pull the penny from circulation
In Manhattan Pizza War, Price of Slice Keeps Dropping – NYTimes.com

Gear / Gadgets / Kit.
WW2 German MP44! – YouTube
Selector Ring Pocket Rockets

Style / Shoes.
Stuff We Like: J.M. Weston’s Sole Grease
the rat pack – to take the train

Liberty / Govt.
E.J. Dionne Forgets that America Is a Constitutional Republic
Who Is Most Likely to Oppose Totalitarianism?

iPhone.
The New Essential Apps March 2012

Animals.
South Africa Welcomes Prince Harry, A Brand New Pygmy Hippo
new born deer – YouTube

Retro.
The Antarctic Snow Cruiser, 1937-1939

Computing / Tech.
10 Hilarious Google Autocompletes
Selling used Android phones poses huge identity theft risk, expert says
Bump Launches Payments App To Let You Share Money By Tapping Phones Together

Fountain Pens / Writing.
Nakaya Urushi – Cigar Piccolo
Ralph Prather Parker “51” – The Fountain Pen Network
Classic Black Ebonite Cigar By Drgortex
Pelikan M605 And Montblanc 145 Comparision
Twsbi 540 Diamond And Roc100

Misc.
An American-Made Miracle: How An Aeron Chair Gets Built Every 17 Seconds
Top 10 Attempts to Build a Flying Car – Popular Mechanics
The Man Who Broke Atlantic City – The Atlantic