1. Is this internal marketing video the most embarrassing thing Microsoft has ever done? [Via BuzzFeed]
2. Sylvia Farago seems like a cool lady. Anyone with a collection of Metallic shirts and hefty book collection is good by me.
4. “It is fatal to wear a hat,” and more advice on how to look good in photos by none other than the Hon. Nancy Mitford.
5. “I want pure colours, melting clouds, accurately drawn details, a sunburst above a receding road with the light reflected in furrows and ruts, after rain. And no girls.”