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Illinois Celebrates Loser Adlai Stevenson, Ignores Ronald Reagan

Leave it to leftist Illinois to use a museum dedicated to celebrating Abraham Lincoln, one of the greatest presidents in history, as a platform to celebrate a loser like Adlai Stevenson while at the same time ignoring Ronald Reagan, a native son, big winner, and another greatest president. Show More Summary

5K run to be held at Lincoln’s summer home

President Abraham Lincoln spent three of his presidential summers at what is now known as President Lincoln’s Cottage  on the grounds of the Armed Forces Retirement Home in Washington. The picturesque 250-acre grounds, which are rarely open to the public, will be used by runners participating in a 5K cross-country run on Sept. Show More Summary

Stefan Hankin on Online Harassment

In this LEVICK Daily video interview, Stefan Hankin, the Founder and President of Lincoln Park Strategies, examines an upcoming U.S. Supreme Court decision regarding online harassment and how it will impact the bounds of acceptable behavior on the Web.

Ferguson, Missouri: I think I felt the wind change...

It would be nice if history were composed of only shining moments of clarity. Army counsel Joseph Welch asking, "Have you left no sense of decency?" President Lincoln rising to read the emancipation proclamation before his cabinet. President...Show More Summary

Why Night Trap Revamped Won't Be on Nintendo Systems

Below is a quote from the Night Trap Kickstarter page... "Ever hear the term "never burn bridges?" Well, Howard Lincoln, the former president of Nintendo US, made our lives miserable during the 1994 Senate Hearings on Video Game Violence. Show More Summary

Benjamin Walker may be an ‘American Psycho’ in off-Broadway musical

After playing two blood-thirsty American presidents—on stage in Bloody Bloody Andrew Jackson and on screen in Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter—Benjamin Walker may now

Lincoln Educational Services' (LINC) CEO Shaun McAlmont on Q2 2014 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

Lincoln Educational Services (NASDAQ:LINC) Q2 2014 Earnings Call August 06, 2014 10:00 am ET Executives Shaun E. McAlmont - Chief Executive Officer and Director Scott M. Shaw - President and Chief Operating Officer Cesar Ribeiro - Chief Financial Officer, Principal Accounting Officer, Executive Vice President and Treasurer Analysts Joseph D. Show More Summary

Glove and Boots Share Ten Weird Facts About Ten American Presidents

3 weeks agoOdd : Laughing Squid

Internet puppets Fafa the Groundhog and Mario shared ten weird facts about ten American presidents on a recent episode of Glove and Boots. They dig up information on Abraham Lincoln actually being a licensed bartender and much more. Well, technically 9 presidents. We have 2 facts for Teddy Roosevelt. submitted via Laughing Squid Tips

Today in history: The federal income tax is born

Aug. 5, 1861: Needing cash to finance the Civil War, President Abraham Lincoln signed the Revenue Act — imposing the first federal income tax. Lincoln and Congress agreed that all incomes over $800 would be taxed at a 3 percent rate....Show More Summary

Book Review: The Great Abraham Lincoln Pocket Watch Conspiracy embroiders history with lunacy

In one of the more elaborate scenes from The Great Abraham Lincoln Pocket Watch Conspiracy, a robotic replica of President William Howard Taft goes on the fritz, running roughshod through the White House and nearly strangling the actual president. Show More Summary

Lincoln National's (LNC) CEO Dennis Glass on Q2 2014 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

Lincoln National Corporation (NYSE:LNC) Q2 2014 Earnings Conference Call July 31, 2014 10:00 a.m. ET Executives Dennis R. Glass – President and Chief Executive Officer Randal Freitag – Chief Financial Officer Jim Sjoreen – Senior Vice...Show More Summary

Abraham Lincoln Turned into Sharknado, Attacked Other Presidents During Washington Nationals Game

3 weeks agoSports : The Big Lead

Sharknado 2: The Second One was the sequel Twitter demanded. Four days after its release, the film continues to permeate pop (...)

Today in history: America lost its 17th president

July 31, 1875: Andrew Johnson died. He was the 17th president, serving from 1865 to 1869. Johnson, who succeeded Abraham Lincoln after Lincoln's assassination, became the first president to be impeached. The House voted to do so on 11...Show More Summary

Today in history: "In God We Trust" becomes America's official motto

July 30, 1863: As the Civil War raged, President Abraham Lincoln issued his "eye-for-an-eye" order. It was described in the September issue of Harper's New Monthly Magazine (p.559) as follows: "The law of retaliation is formally announced by both the National and the Confederate authorities. Show More Summary

Sasse to Obama: ‘Go to Central America and stop the bleeding’

By Deena Winter | Nebraska Watchdog LINCOLN, Neb. – Republican U.S. Senate nominee Ben Sasse is calling on President Obama to go to Central America and make it clear the unaccompanied minors streaming north will not get amnesty. Sasse released a campaign video on the border crisis, which he called a “horrible human tragedy.” “President...

Lincoln Electric Holdings' (LECO) CEO Christopher Mapes on Q2 2014 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

Lincoln Electric Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ:LECO) Q2 2014 Earnings Conference Call July 28, 2014 10:00 am ET Executives Vincent K. Petrella - EVP, CFO and Treasurer Christopher L. Mapes - Chairman, President and CEO Analysts Walt Liptak -...Show More Summary

A Legacy Of Black Men At The White House - Frederick Douglass, Booker T Washington, Martin Luther King Jr, Tony Dungy And Snoop Dogg

President Lincoln And Frederick Douglass "You Must Free My People, Mr President" President Teddy Roosevelt And Booker T Washington "Mr President - My People Are Free In Name Only. My People Are Willing To 'Cast Our Buckets Where We Stand. Show More Summary

Ford's Galhotra succeeds Farley as head of Lincoln

Ford Motor Company is announcing a major personnel shakeup that could have a dramatic effect on the future of the Lincoln division. Kumar Galhotra (pictured above), currently vice president of engineering at Ford for all of its vehicles worldwide, is taking over as the president of the luxury brand on September 1, replacing Jim Farley. Show More Summary

MMA News: With The Addition Of Pro-Wrestlers And Actors, How ‘Real’ Is Bellator’s MMA Brand?

Pro-Wrestling has been a popular art form for the last hundred years. Starting originally at carnivals, having such names as former President Abraham Lincoln among the many others who suited up to perform, one would imagine wrestling would always have an audience. Into the 1990?s, it was massive due to WWE’s Attitude Era and rivalry

Kumar Galhotra To Head Lincoln

Ford Motor Company [NYSE:F] has confirmed that Kumar Galhotra, one of its top engineers, will head its luxury brand Lincoln. Galhotra, the current head of vehicle component and systems engineering, will serve as vice president and president of Lincoln from September 1, 2014. His old job will go to Jim Holland. Lincoln is currently headed by Jim...

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