Fred Fry's Maritime Monday 138 is up at gCaptain.com, with a look at Lauritzen Lines ships and enough other stuff to make you put off Monday's work until Tuesday.
CDR Salamander puts up Sid's Christmas booklist. Lots of suggestions in the comments, and you could add your own.
Lex puts a literary reference to work. Oysters.
CGBlog takes note of the "icebreaker gap." Funding...