Other people’s blogs

Upstream looks at a 1917 diary by a Mohawk Valley farmer and wonders why the diarist wrote nothing about World War I, which was raging at the time. (Much in the same way as someone from the future might come across the remnants of this blog and wonder why I never wrote anything about the Iraq war, perhaps.)

Steve Balogh on how to drive conservatively.

Melsky presents: Syracuse, 1939, in color.

Also, via Northview Diary: Weird, funny and oddly hypnotic video of a really big move. Why, it’s like something out of Monty Python.