Humor, Skill, Wit, Sex Appeal, in that Order: Robert Redford drops a little wisdom on the willing chaps at Esquire. By now, he’s super-wise. [Esquire]

Apparently He Lets Bloggers Test-Drive Them: A tour of Ralph Lauren’s dozens of vintage Ferraris. Related: Ralph Lauren is fabulously wealthy. [Vanity Fair]

A Brief History of the Lounge Suit: The business suit is now 150 years old. [The Economist]

There Goes the Afternoon: A roundup of the 90 most fascinating longform journalism pieces of the year. [Longform.org]

—R.B.

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