This Day in Blogging History: Stormtrooper on a unicycle; XKCD-style Congressional campaign; "Torture woman" profiled

One year ago today
Stormtrooper on a unicycle: Something something a little short something something.

Five years ago today
Groundbreaking Kansas rep netroots candidate takes another run at election with a new XKCD-style toon: Sean Tevis is the "candidate from the Internet" who caused an enormous stir when he financed a run at Kansas State Rep by soliciting micro-donations from people around the Internet who were inspired by an XKCD-style comic about his vision for the state.

Ten years ago today
Profile of Iraqi torture woman: Her name is Lynndie England, she's 21, and she comes from a "backwoods world" West Virginia.