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  1. Trump protesters hold 'mock funeral' for the presidencyRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Washington Examiner

    Demonstrators are taking to the streets in New York City to protest President Trump , including a man dressed up as the 16th president, Abraham Lincoln. Video posted to social media on Saturday showed protesters at a "mock funeral" for the U.S. presidency, according to ABC News.

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  2. The top 20 presidents in US history, according to historiansRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Albany Times Union

    It should come as little surprise to anyone that, for the third time in a row, historians agree that Abraham Lincoln was the best US President. As part of C-SPAN's third Historians Survey of Presidential Leadership , almost 100 historians and biographers rated the 43 former presidents on ten qualities of presidential leadership: Public persuasion, crisis leadership, economic management, moral authority, international relations, administrative skills, relations with congress, vision, pursued equal justice for all, and performance within the context of his times.

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  3. 5 lessons Trump could learn from LincRead the original story

    Yesterday | WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

    US President-elect Donald Trump and his wife Melania arrive to attend an inauguration concert at the Lincoln Memorial in Washington, DC, on January 19, 2017. / AFP / MANDEL NGAN Will he have the inclination or take the time to read about or reflect on the qualities of our greatest leaders? Given how busy Trump is issuing executive orders, fighting with the judiciary, managing the scandal surrounding the dismissal of his national security advisor, becoming acquainted with world leaders and tweeting, the answer is probably no.

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  4. Presidential rank: Lincoln is still No. 1, but Obama debuts high on survey listRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Christian Science Monitor

    An Abraham Lincoln look-alike, interacts with members of the audience before an election rally by Republican vice presidential candidate Indiana Gov. Mike Pence, in Council Bluffs, Iowa, Monday, Aug. 8, 2016. The 2017 Presidential Historians Survey ranks Lincoln as No.

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  5. An eye-opening look at HavanaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 15 | NewsOK.com

    ... all have been to school. With the conversation raging, the brother showed me his smartphone with quotes from Abraham Lincoln in Spanish. He translated one roughly: "The best form of justice is not always the best politics." Jose asked if I want a ...

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  6. Five lessons Trump could learn from LincolnRead the original story

    Yesterday | KSDK-TV Saint Louis

    US President-elect Donald Trump and his wife Melania arrive to attend an inauguration concert at the Lincoln Memorial in Washington, DC, on January 19, 2017. / AFP / MANDEL NGAN Will he have the inclination or take the time to read about or reflect on the qualities of our greatest leaders? Given how busy Trump is issuing executive orders, fighting with the judiciary, managing the scandal surrounding the dismissal of his national security advisor, becoming acquainted with world leaders and tweeting, the answer is probably no.

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  7. George Saunders: 'Haughty, Thin-Skinned' Trump Is the Anti-LincolnRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Wired

    George Saunders , one of America's most admired short story writers, recently published his first novel, Lincoln in the Bardo , about Abraham Lincoln's visits to the ghost-haunted graveyard where his young son was buried. Saunders says that researching the book really made him appreciate how much tragedy and derision Lincoln had to endure.

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  8. 26 stars who shockingly still don't have OscarsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... together in 2012's "The Master." Phoenix's role in that movie lost to the impossible-to-beat Daniel Day-Lewis for "Lincoln." The master cinematographer has 13 nominations, but sadly, no wins yet. Some of his nominated work includes "Skyfall," "No ...

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  9. Saturday Is Old Radio Day: Cavalcade of America 'Abraham Lincoln' and 'Washington and the Crown'Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | EagleSpeak

    The main focus of this blog is maritime security. Other matters may appear. I am a retired attorney and a retired Navy Reserve Captain .

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  10. Letting Go Is The Hardest Thing For 'Lincoln In The Bardo'Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WGBH

    But this is no simple party. It is a state dinner at the White House, hosted by Abraham and Mary Todd Lincoln - a lavish, decadent state dinner thrown in 1862, as the meat grinder of the Civil War is just beginning to churn.

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  11. Weekend picks for book loversRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | USA Today

    Weekend picks for book lovers Spend your weekend reading 'Lincoln in the Bardo.' Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/2ltyq0H What should you read this weekend? USA TODAY's picks for book lovers include a debut novel that follows Abraham Lincoln as he makes a nighttime visit to his young son's grave.

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  12. You're not going to believe where historians ranked Obama in presidents surveyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | American Thinker

    ... network, the previous two being taken in 2000 and 2009. The top 3 presidents have been unchanged over that time; Lincoln, Washington, and Franklin Roosevelt. Included in the survey for the first time was President Barack Obama. The poll ranks each ...

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  13. Revealed: This year's most popular pet namesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Bournemouth Echo

    ... the list include Captain Edmund Blackadder and Calvin Harris for cats, with dog names including De'Niro and Abraham Lincoln.

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  14. Facebook CEO warns against reversal of global thinkingRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Daily Star

    Facebook Inc Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg has laid out a vision of his company serving as a bulwark against rising isolationism, writing in a letter to users that the company's platform could be the "social infrastructure" for the globe. In a 5,700-word manifesto, Zuckerberg, founder of the world's largest social network, quoted Abraham Lincoln, the US president during the country's 19th century Civil War known for his eloquence, and offered a philosophical sweep that was unusual for a business magnate.

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  15. Don't forget Lincoln on Presidents DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Daily Republic

    In response to a recent letter listing Abraham Lincoln as the worst president, I would like to reply that he was indeed our best. Some points: 1. Lincoln is the most written about person in American history.

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  16. Approaching Their ExcellenciesRead the original story

    Yesterday | TrekEarth

    ... presidents: George Washington (1732-1799), Thomas Jefferson (1743-1826), Theodore Roosevelt (1858-1919), and Abraham Lincoln (1809-1865). The mountain was originally known to the Lakota Sioux as "The Six Grandfathers". Among American settlers, the ...

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  17. Yosemite Park entry free on MondayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 13 | The Union Democrat

    Rangers at the Highway 120 entrance to Yosemite National Park will let people in for free on President's Day Monday. People can get into Yosemite National Park free on Monday in honor of President's Day, the annual holiday intended to mark the births of George Washington and Abraham Lincoln.

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  18. Historians Rank Obama's PresidencyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Oak Ridge Observer

    ... the bottom on "relations with Congress", and got a middling 24th best score on "international relations". Abraham Lincoln has consistently ranked as the best U.S. president for the three surveys, followed by George Washington and Franklin D. ...

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  19. 91 historians rate Obama highly as a presidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | SFGate

    ... Washington. First in the hearts of his countrymen, but second in the C-SPAN survey of historians. No. 1: Abraham Lincoln, our greatest president, according to presidential historians. NEXT: Notable presidents ranked below Barack Obama, in descending ...

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  20. Free things to do on President's Day in PhiladelphiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | PennLive.com

    ... Presidential Costume Contest for kids 12 and under as well as a chance to hang out with "Thomas Jefferson," "Abraham Lincoln" and "Theodore Roosevelt." Admission is free at the center on President's Day thanks to TD Bank. "Liberty and justice for ...

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