You Can Never Go Wrong With Paisley: A guide to developing taste in interior design. The key quote: “choosing a sofa can be more traumatic than choosing a bride.” [Esquire]

Horn of Plenty: You should really get a shoehorn. [Better Living Through Design]

The Mysteries of Robert Johnson: Robert Johnson may have sung a lot lower than we thought. [Boing Boing]

And, Just Because it’s Friday: A ranked, updated list of the most humorously named bankers on Bloomberg. Ms. Takenoshita will be hard to unseat. [Business Insider]

—R.B.

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