Secret Formula: Vanity Fair sizes up the chances Formula 1 has in America, as it gears up for its big stateside return next month in Texas. [Vanity Fair]

Just Like Us: George was caught riding around in a classic Corvette this past weekend. [BuzzFeed]

Nightmare Before Halloween: Charting the slow descent of Tim Burton’s career—from quirky pioneer to the recently released Frankenweenie. [Grantland]

On Base: Daredevil base jumper Felix Baumgartner is planning on jumping from the edge of the Earth’s atmosphere on Monday. Here’s how he’s doing it. [Engadget]

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Photo: Isabeli Fontana by Sergi Pons for El Pais