This Day in Blogging History: Game character fashion; US gov't spying on everyone & everything; History of gamer culture

One year ago today
Outfits inspired by game characters: Console to Closet offers tasteful and subtle fashion homages to your most beloved video game characters.

Five years ago today
Nearly every part of US gov is "involved in monitoring or surveillance." As Congress prepares new guidelines for the NSA's domestic spying program, US lawmakers are leaving untouched a wide array of government programs which also perform surveillance on Americans.

Ten years ago today
Secrets of Dungeons and Dreamers: a behind-the-scenes look at the evolution of gamer culture through the eyes of one of its leaders.