Smart Car: The icing on an otherwise already awesome car up for auction: you can own the Aston Martin DB 2/4 Mark II Drophead Coupe that Stephen Hawking used to drive 100 mph in (riding shotgun). [Jalopnik]

Picastco: Costco is getting back into high-end art sales—that’s right, you can buy an original Matisse with that two-gallon jug of dish soap. [The New York Times]

Election Beer: Beer and politics go hand in hand—here’s what your suds say about your ballot. [National Journal]

Pie in the Skyway: A Continuous Lean’s guide to the General Pulaski Skyway. (Classic Lean.) [ACL]

–N.B.

Photo: Kate Upton by Matt Jones for Cosmopolitan November 2012