SIGNALS | A Continuous Lean.


Oct 9th, 2008 | Categories: Linkage | by Michael Williams

  • The only thing more interesting than the fashion on Mad Men is the drinking and smoking | [Paper Magazine]
  • This is sort of old news, but I mentioned it last night at a cocktail party and my friends had not heard about it. A Lehman Brothers employee walked up to the then failing bank’s CEO Dick Fuld and knocked him out cold | [Gawker]
  • LL Bean’s incredible 1983 catalog | [Heavy Tweed Jacket]
  • The Ivy League look and the Protestant work ethic | [The New York Times c.1990 via Ivy Style]
  • Buy this, or this on eBay, but not this (already sold!). | [Pictured]
Comments: 2

2 Comments to “SIGNALS”

  1. AldenP
    on Oct 9th, 2008
    @ 8:02 AM

    The CPI has gone up 8 fold since 1954. In 2008 dollars, these pants cost between $680 and $760. OTOH, I’ll bet Yale’s 1954 tuition looks like an incredible deal.

  2. shgd
    on Oct 10th, 2008
    @ 7:49 AM

    Many thanks for the link to ‘Ivy Style’, Michael.

    Your Blog remains required reading -

    Best -

    “Russell Street”