|Photograph: Espaces Atypiques|
A group of storybook cottages in Los Angeles are a “a unique time capsule of the 1920s” and are still desirable today. Few people know that the entire village was a scam, and the man who built the houses was a con artist. Read the story
The 12 Best Whiskey Advent Calendars of 2023 (I would like to receive one of these.)
Population.io : The journey of your life in numbers and dates. Looking at this site makes me glad that I live in Canada and not a few minutes away across the border.
Here are 25 vegan recipes that people can enjoy on their own or as an accompaniment to the festive bird.amblongus pie, 1872 (you won’t want a second slice)
‘It never ends’: The book club that spent 28 years reading Finnegans Wake
It’s getting chilly outside. Time to pull out the cozy sweaters, light a fire and make soup! I made a broccoli-cheddar soup a few days ago and this cabbage and farro is next up.
How is he supposed to remember to put out the bins and bring in the tortoise? I’m including this week’s column by Tim Dowling because he always brightens my day.
The gap in life expectancy between men and women in the United States has grown to its widest in nearly 30 years. Men are dying much earlier than women. (New York Times)
The Duchess - Bo Diddley's first lady of rock 'n' roll"Chumbox" advertising shows how desperate Elon is to attract advertisers: X rolls out new ad format that can't be reported, blocked
And I’ll leave you with…Elaine!