Blogging History: Pfc Manning transitions; Cop uses imaginary anti-wifi law against reverend

One year

Pfc. Manning transitions gender: 'I am Chelsea': One day after being sentenced to 35 years in prison for leaking secret government files to Wikileaks, Pfc. Bradley Manning today announced via NBC TODAY the decision to live life as a woman.

Ten years
Rogue cop invents anti-WiFi laws, shakes down man-of-cloth: A copper outside of the Athenaeum in Nantucket shoook down the Reverend AKMA — the bloggin' theologian — who was using the library's WiFi from out front of the building. The incident that unfolded is flabberghasting, with the cop inventing whole new laws and then insisting that AKMA was violating them.