Category Archives: History

Relating to things historical.

Civil War Reenactors in the News

Most news stories about reenactors of any flavor are just thinly veiled excuses to mock the people whose passion drives them to the hobby. This story is slightly less mocking than most, although some of the quotes sound more like what a reporter thinks he should be hearing than anything like what I have ever heard a reenactor say. Still this story is a better attempt than many to get at why the reenactors do what they do.