Gentlemen, It’s Road Trip Season: Our colleagues at UrbanDaddy run down the five essential apps for your next road trip. [UD]

So Close We Can Almost Taste It: The Wall Street Journal reports on the first round of testing for Terrafugia’s “flying car.” [The Wall Street Journal]

Grin and Bear It: GQ indulges Seth MacFarlane’s talking-bear obsession by asking him for his five favorites throughout history. (We can agree on Huggy Bear.) [GQ]

Drink Up: It’s Friday afternoon and you’re thirsty. Pick one of the 50 summer cocktails Esquire has kindly laid out here, and then make it. Repeat as necessary. [Esquire]

–N.B.

Photo: Jessica Stam by Koray Birand for Harper’s Bazaar Turkey July 2012