It’s Not TV: A closer look at Chris Albrecht, the mastermind behind HBOs decade-long outpouring of genius. Also, the man knows his scotch. [GQ]

Back in the Saddle Again: Saddle shoes at every price point, including a very solid pair from Florsheim. [Valet]

Walking After Midnight: A gentleman’s guide to Patsy Cline. Consider this one required listening. [A.V. Club]

I Lol’d: S.J. Perelman is a very funny man. [Splitsider]

—R.B.

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