"Always bear in mind that your own resolution to succeed, is more important than any other one thing."
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.
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 people who want to portray the team’s costumed presidents who have raced against one another in the fourth inning since 2006. Applications are due by …
"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
Give me six hours to chop down a tree and I will spend the first four sharpening the axe. Abraham Lincoln