A brief history of The Highwaymen, a group of Florida roadside painters in segregationist times.
Thomas Keller on What Goes With What. I have to agree on "Potatoes + Anything."
A list of the "new" names for old places in Louisiana.
Apparently Russia has a resort town for ousted dictators and their ilk.
Throwback article: Mysterious sounds under the sea (they probably aren't mermaids).