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Happy Birthday Abraham Lincoln! (Video)

President Lincoln was born 205 years ago today. Yahoo has 50 interesting facts about President Lincoln’s life which you can find at this link. Above you’ll find one of my favorite scenes from Saving Private Ryan in which Gen. Marshall reads President Lincoln’s letter to Mrs. Bixby.

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Interested In Being A Racing President? (Video)

The Washington Nationals are hosting tryouts/auditions next week for the 2013 Racing Presidents. If you go, I hope you fare better than the person in the Jefferson costume in the video above. The Washington Nationals are looking for a few people to suit up with the team. The Nationals don’t need players. They’re looking for […]

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Quote of the Day – Abraham Lincoln

Character is like a tree and reputation like a shadow. The shadow is what we think of it; the tree is the real thing.
Abraham Lincoln

“Character is like a tree and reputation like a shadow. The shadow is what we think of it; the tree is the real thing.”Abraham Lincoln

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Give me six hours to chop down a tree and I will spend the first four sharpening the axe. Abraham Lincoln

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