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5 Best Fall Fragrances
Cologne and fallen leaves.
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5 Best Commuter Mugs
For on-the-run coffee drinkers.
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5 Best Affordable Dress Watches
Time at a reasonable cost.
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10 Great Vintage Cameras
Snap a photo. Go back in time.
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Tuesday, October 28th
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Inside cycling's hottest discipline

The Cyclocross Experience

From the Archives: Sometimes you sprint at the end of a cyclocross race. But you always sprint at the beginning. As I straddle my top tube on the starting grid waiting for the whistle to send off my category at the Coyote Point Bay Area Super Prestige, I know this sprint start will hurt more than most.

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Today in Gear: October 28, 2014

Today in Gear: Aritson’s smallest subwoofer, Ashton Kutcher models Lenovo’s Yoga 3 Pro Hinge, Google Express is the real deal, a portable battery for smartphones and laptops, an app to find empty work space and more.

Monday, October 27th
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Millionaire Cottages and Adirondack Chairs

72 Hours in Muskoka

Muskoka is considered the “Hamptons of Toronto”. Here’s a guide to making the most of the cottage-dotted vacation spot.

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More than a maker

Heritage and Leather with Bell & Oak’s Clint Wilkinson

Clint WIlkinson founded Bell & Oak’s line of leather goods by following in his grandfather’s footsteps, revitalizing his leatherwork business and capturing the spirit of Denton, Texas.

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The father of 0s and 1s

Viewfinder: The Man Who Turned Paper Into Pixels

A video essay on American mathematician, cryptographer and engineer Claude Shannon and his discoveries, which paved the road for the Information Age.

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This Week's News on Wheels

This Week in Motoring: October 27, 2014

This Week in Motoring: Tesla gets the boot in Michigan, the world’s first working hoverboard, a vintage Maser up for auction, Chinese drones causing panic, a more potent i8 and more.

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A German Creative Playground...in California

Molding the Future at Mercedes-Benz’s Advanced Design Center

Since 1990, Southern California has been home to the Mercedes-Benz Advanced Design Center, where around 20 designers have been planning, sketching and living the company’s future.

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Polishing the star

The Past Rumbles to Life at the Mercedes-Benz Classics Center

From the Archives: Vintage has gained traction in recent years, arguably as a reaction to our digital, disposable age. This rediscovered appreciation for beautiful, meaningful objects from our past is exactly why the Mercedes-Benz Classics Center in Irvine, CA exists…that, and to bring back to life those cars which cause us to lust from the deepest parts of our soft, chewy automotive centers.

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What's New, Now

Today in Gear: October 27, 2014

Today in Gear: a leather-detailed speaker, REVO performance glasses trend lifestyle, Kleen Kanteen announces matte water bottles and more.

Sunday, October 26th
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The Week's Best Writing

In Case You Missed It: October 19 – 26

Our best articles from the last few weeks. Just in case, ya know, you missed them: remembering an adventurer, frozen foods, Brooklyn pizza, Canadian burgers, the McLaren 650S and more.

Saturday, October 25th
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The Gear You Missed

This Week in Gear: October 20 – 24

A look back at an entire week’s worth of gear.

Friday, October 24th
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Not Your Grandpappy's Old Fashioned

The Drink: Sean Brock’s Pappy Van Winkle Cocktail

James Beard Award-winning chef Sean Brock shares a recipe for the Julian, a variation on the Old Fashioned.

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A Study in the Finer Points of Drinking

The Perfect Bar Cart

By JACK SEEMER
Photo by ERIC YANG

Alcohol remains an enduring motif in the great American narrative. That’s probably because those that wrote it drank, and drank well — epitomized by the enduring symbol of the most sophisticated of drinking cultures: the bar cart.

What follows is just one interpretation of how the home bar should look and taste. Like with all things great, a great bar cart is a long term investment and requires time to develop. It’s not necessary to stock everything; ours is listed simply to help guide those starting from scratch in the finer points of home drinking. Click, learn and imbibe well.

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Get Your Glass In Order

The GP Guide to Beer Glassware

From the Archives: There are serious benefits to matching your glass to your beer. Here’s our guide to the different types of glasses and the brews you should sip out of them.

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Careful What You Wish For

Decrypted: HBO and CBS Go Over the Top

With HBO and CBS’s recently announced streaming-only packages, many have speculated that the days of the pay-TV cable bundle is finally crumbling; but now that we’ve got what we want, will it really save us money?