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3 hrs ago | The News Tribune

To Obama, war isn't war

Abraham Lincoln hated war as much as Barack Obama does. He saw so much more of it firsthand, lost friends in it and waged it on an immensely vaster scale than Obama has.

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4 hrs ago | Daily Kos

Emancipation from Lincoln to Obama

I am channeling cultural anthropologist Erick H. Erikson in examining the two greatest events in American history, both of them essentially in the form of Emancipations critical to different resident populations of America.

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5 hrs ago | Examiner.com

Desert film shoot on location in California City reminiscent of 'Road Warrior'

On August 1, 2014, a behind the scenes digital sneak peek occurred at approximately 5 a.m. .

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8 hrs ago | Sydney Morning Herald

Farewell signatures: Don Bradman, The Big Bang Theory star buck the trend

Farewell then to that hopeless scrawl, barely legible and little read and now gone the way of tollbooth collectors, long division, candlewicking and hornware.

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11 hrs ago | Route 66 News

Bloomington lands a grant for new visitors center

Posted by Ron Warnick in Attractions , History , Museums . Tags: Bloomington , Cruisin' with Lincoln on 66 , McLean County Museum of History , Pontiac IL trackback As expected, the Illinois Office of Tourism officially pledged Wednesday to give Bloomington a $249,000 grant to help build a new visitors center downtown, according to WJBC radio .

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Thu Jul 31, 2014

The Aiken Standard

Arts and Humanities: Columnist offers travel diary in three parts

Submitted photo Pictured, from left, are the four travelers Emily Geyer, Michael Budd, Tom Mack and Andrew Geyer having lunch at the Wig and Mitre.

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Star-Telegram.com

Roosevelt's congressional frustration is familiar

I love a good book on U.S. history, and Doris Kearns Goodwin's latest is one of the best I've seen.

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Smithsonian Blog

Part II: 'The Lady Nurse of Ward E' bids adieu to Washington, D.C.

"O Say Can You See?" is a blog produced by the National Museum of American History .

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Wall Street Journal

Lee Pace on 'Guardians of the Galaxy,' 'The Hobbit' and 'Halt and Catch Fire'

You've seen glimpses of him kicking butt as elf king Thranduil in the trailer for "The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies," and this weekend you can see much more of the actor as villain Ronan the Accuser in Marvel's "Guardians of the Galaxy."

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KWQC-TV Davenport

Agency could cut hours at Illinois historic sites

Illinois officials say budget cuts will force them to consider cutting hours at some state historic sites after the Labor Day holiday.

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Examiner.com

Erie Canal Park in Camillus is putting on a special celebration

The Erie Canal Park in Camillus will be celebrating "The Erie Canal and the Civil War", on Saturday, August 9, from 10-4.

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RiverBender.com

Excavation Reveals Historic Site

An archaeological dig in Bloomington has uncovered part of a courthouse where Abraham Lincoln once worked.

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Wed Jul 30, 2014

The Morning Call

DeHaan's 'Devil's Knot' just a blip on movie landscape

There was a lot of hoopla surrounding Allentown native Dane DeHaan when he played Harry Osborn in " The Amazing Spider-Man 2." The film, which arrives on DVD and Blu-ray Aug. 19, picked up $786 million at the box office and is the sixth-highest grossing picture of the year.

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WYMG-FM Springfield

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Numbers released by the Illinois Office of Tourism indicates the Springfield area continues to be a big draw for visitors.

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New Jersey Herald

College Basketball: Sussex County scoring champ Tobin preps for final hoops season at ESU

Photo by Daniel Free/New Jersey Herald - East Stroudsburg University's Matt Tobin, a former Hopatcong High School basketball standout, instructs a group of fifth- through eighth-graders on July 14 at the B.T. Basketball Camp in Sparta.

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MetaFilter

DIY Law School: Learn the Law Without Law School

"'Attorneys trained in this way will be able to be average people,' Ms. Orsi said, 'not just because they don't have debt, but because law school tells us that we're really special.'

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PerrSpectives

The Greatest Trade in American Political History

Once upon a time, Democrats were the party of slavery, states' rights, secession and nullification.

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Tue Jul 29, 2014

Cleveland.com

Lakewood Arts Festival will feature more than 160 artists this weekend: community news

The city will host a Saturday arts festival, a Sunday band concert and a Monday lecture on Lincoln.

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News Times

It was a day to tout Central Florida's triumph and UConn dual dominance and the undoubtedly successful inaugural AAC campaign because, well, why the hell not? It was a day for commissioner Mike Aresco to puff his chest, a day to admit "I do not care for the Power Five designation."

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Free Republic

Duty, Ability, and Rights

These terms -- duty, ability, and rights -- are often conflated, as a result of French and American influences.

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