Over the weekend, I saw a couple of good posts from the past.
2008: Traffic jams and what you can do to help eliminate them
May 2011: Peer Review & Changing a Lightbulb: a Historian's View
About the past, but a new book and post: Photos of the Middle East from 1862
And up to date: Nine easy steps to your own audience-flattering ted talk.
The headline on this one isn't quite right: Oregon students will pay for their education, but at a rate they can manage. It's an improvement, but not the commitment to education for all that America has had in the past.