Mordant Coats: Apparently Edward Gorey was a big fan of raccoon fur coats—and his collection just went up for auction. The more you know. [Paris Review]
Tie One On: Another day, another small run necktie line—although this one seems less afraid of floral prints than most. [Selectism]
The Other Godfather: Francis Ford Coppola on the artistic importance of adding a date and dateline to everything you write down. [99 Percent]
A Gentleman’s Guide to Becoming Superhuman: Step one, spider bite.
[The Art of Manliness]