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Is this the best way to grill sausage? Hugo is a beautiful movie 25 years of HyperCard—the missing link to the Web Democracy is most emphatically not synonymous with freedom Remarkable TriBeCa Loft in NY “Orbiting” Around a Massive Stairway…

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Ron Paul explains that Capital Controls Have No Place in a Free Society (more) As usual for the political class, special rules for special people This guy won’t give up on his Speedmaster Oh yeah: How Omega’s Speedmaster Got to…

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Sammy Davis Jr.’s Watch! Great story. Neon light left on for 77 years, runs up $17,000 in electric bills An honest look at Memorial Day This story isn’t from The Onion?! Hands-on with the Christophe Claret X-TREM-1 – Extremely impressive…

Tuesday Grab Bag of Links …

Architecture / Design. Focusing On Views With A Modern Addition To An Old Farmhouse Crazy Contemporary in Desert Golf Paradise Asks $12M Vintage farm kitchen retro remodel for less than $2500 Beach Home Opening Up Towards a Beautiful Coastal Village…

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Verticality In Modern Residential Architecture Wozniak’s original Apple ][ article in Byte, 1977 Glass-Steagall Wouldn’t Have Prevented the JPMorgan Loss or the Financial Crisis Africa is Experiencing Some of the Biggest Drops in Child Mortality Ever Seen, Anywhere in the…

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Stat of the day: Right now about 1 in 20 Americans receives Social Security disability … Pay someone to break-in your shoes for you Two columns that should turn you into a libertarian Trailer for the new James Bond movie,…

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A sweet vintage Saab, Instagram style Prototype Zenith El Primero Bought By Zenith For 37,500 CHF At Christie’s The 25 drunkest countries … These Imai Hiroki Brogue Boots are slick, but no way I could pull them off, a tad…

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The laws of economics are not optional, that includes price controls Betting Better Fake Chicken Meat Will Be As Good As The Real Thing : NPR Bryan Caplan on arbitrary intervention 1970: Thor Heyerdahl sets sail with his crew from…

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The evolution of lifeboats How about a Paleo/Caveman food truck? The CIA hired a cold war magician I love this: Little Free Library can help put a library on your corner Some funky Cali house Making Life Fair – John…

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Enjoy these pics of the Star City and the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan GM’s bailout was not an “investment” Terror at the post office: local reporting raises more questions than it answers Fantastic time lapse map of Europe, 1000 –…