Second, I was sent this profile of my grandfather last night and I'd love to share it with you if I might be bold. He was a WWII Marine, and a brave and decorated one at that. You can read the profile here.
OK, now onto the usual link roundup:
AbeBooks has a nice collection of minimalist cover designs.
The excellent 50 Watts blog has a collection of minimalist poster designs.
Ring of fire eclipse.