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  1. Residents of Chicagoa s North Side crush on statue of a sexya Abraham LincolnRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 22 | WGN-TV Chicago

    The statue depicts a young Lincoln taking a seat on a stump after a hard day's work and studying his law book. He is shown with a clean-shaven face, a loose work shirt with rolled-up sleeves to showcase his bulging muscles, and bare feet.

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  2. BWW Review: TOPDOG/UNDERDOG at The 5 & DimeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 22 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... dealt desolate hands in the game of life, and how each processes his fate. The show's only two characters, named Lincoln and Booth by their estranged father - who found the combination of names comical - the first act's languid narrative flirts with ...

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  3. Jonah Goldberg: Free speech isna t always a tool of virtueRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 22 | Northern Virginia Daily

    ... precisely because it is so obvious that expression can lead people to do good things. According to legend, Abraham Lincoln told Harriet Beecher Stowe, "If you believe that no one was ever corrupted by a book, you have also to believe that no one was ...

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  4. Phil Valentine: Stealing from others won't make you richIf you...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 21 | Lebanon Democrat

    ... they use it to try to force a redistribution of wealth. But redistributing wealth does not cure poverty. Abraham Lincoln once said, "You cannot help the poor by destroying the rich." You have to first understand why people are poor, and reasons vary ...

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  5. Lincoln collection lands at MSURead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 22 | Commercial Dispatch

    Sitting at his desk, all former Rhode Island Chief Justice Frank Williams can see are the empty shelves and cases surrounding him. The same shelves used to be lined with materials and items from one of the most extensive Abraham Lincoln collections in the U.S., and although it is bittersweet, Williams said, he knows the long journey his collection will soon be taking to Mississippi State University's Mitchell Memorial Library will benefit many more people.

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  6. Oscar-winner Daniel Day-Lewis quits actingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 22 | KFOR-AM Lincoln

    Daniel Day-Lewis, the only actor in history to have won the Best Actor Oscar three times, has decided that he's giving up his chosen profession. According to a statement from his rep, Day-Lewis, who scored Academy Awards for the movies My Left Foot, There Will Be Blood and Lincoln, "will no longer be working as an actor."

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  7. Political Violence: 'As American as Cherry Pie'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 22 | East Texas Review

    ... story. We slaughtered the Indians to make room for whites. We fought a brutal civil war over slavery. Abraham Lincoln was assassinated by a political opponent. President William McKinley died in 1901 at the hands of an anarchist; another anarchist ...

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  8. A statue of a sexy young Abraham Lincoln is drawing fansRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 22 | ABC News

    ... Charles Keck in 1945, on Chicago's North Side is turning heads and generating delightful comments on the internet. Lincoln is ranked by scholars as one of the country's greatest presidents, but according to ABC station WLS-TV , no photos exist of ...

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  9. Amy Poehler and Seth Meyers Revive SNL's "Really?!" Segment AgainRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 22 | E! Online

    ... a fake knife. Really?!" "You know what? You've made actors so upset that Daniel Day-Lewis has quit now! You made Lincoln quit!" she joked, referring to the actor's rep's recent statement that the Oscar winner "will no longer be working as an actor." ...

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  10. Amy Poehler pleads with Daniel Day-Lewis not to retire: 'We need you'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 22 | USA Today

    ... leaving one of the greatest acting careers in Hollywood. Day-Lewis won a best actor Oscar for the role of Abraham Lincoln in Steven Spielberg's 'Lincoln' (2012). Daniel Day-Lewis starred as the sadistic Bill 'The Butcher' Cutting in 'Gangs of New ...

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  11. From Elvis to drag queen: 'Georgia McBride' follows one Florida man's metamorphosisRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 22 | Seattle Times

    ... time as a family favor, but eventually crows: "I don't see drag queens, Casey. You know what I see? I see Abraham Lincoln. I see Andrew Jackson. I see Benjamin Franklin. It's raining men!" "McBride," by Matthew Lopez (who is gay, from the Florida ...

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  12. From Route 66 to the Illinois River, Central Illinois towns tout tourismRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 22 | The Legal Record

    Bloomington-Normal Area Convention and Visitors Bureau has done a lot to promote its history with both Abraham Lincoln and the famed Route 66, which winds through Central Illinois communities. The Windy City has long brought in a bounty of out-of-towners, but Central Illinois convention and visitor bureau experts say change is in the air as a growing number of people take detours and consider visits to the region.

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  13. Governor Rauner delivers 2017 Special Session AddressRead the original story

    Wednesday Jun 21 | Lincoln Daily News

    ... joining us here in the historic Old State Capitol in Springfield. It was here in Representative Hall that Abraham Lincoln delivered a speech that would change the course of history, where he proclaimed: 'a House divided against itself cannot stand.' ...

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  14. Babe Lincoln Statue Catches The Nationa s AttentionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 22 | KRBE-FM Houston

    Not since Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter , has our 16th President been reimagined in a manner that's gotten so much attention. Get ready for BABE-raham Lincoln.

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  15. Daniel Day-Lewis: A Farewell to the Red CarpetRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 22 | RTE.ie

    ... at the Oscars five times and he won the award three times: For My Left Foot in 1989, There Will Be Blood in 2007 and Lincoln in 2012, becoming one of the most awarded actors of our time. Day-Lewis was very devoted and passionate about his work , ...

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  16. Steve Chapman: Political violence 'as American as cherry pie'Read the original story

    Thursday Jun 22 | Denton Record-Chronicle

    ... story. We slaughtered the Indians to make room for whites. We fought a brutal civil war over slavery. Abraham Lincoln was assassinated by a political opponent. President William McKinley died in 1901 at the hands of an anarchist; another anarchist ...

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  17. A Confederate Monument Solution, With ContextRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 22 | Time

    A statue of Arthur Ashe, unveiled in 1996, is one of several erected around Richmond that work to balance the city's Confederate memorials If you drive far enough down Monument Avenue in Richmond, Va., past the statues of Confederate leaders General Robert E. Lee and President Jefferson Davis, you'll find a bronze likeness of native son Arthur Ashe, the tennis legend and activist, holding books and a racket. A few miles to the east is the Virginia Civil Rights Memorial, not far from a statue of Abraham Lincoln.

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  18. Gilbreth column: Civil War arguments rekindled, part oneRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 22 | Post and Courier

    ... the tariff from 15 to 37 percent, with further increases to 47 percent to follow over the next three years. Abraham Lincoln campaigned for the tariff in 1860, according to the article, which was further supported by Thaddeus Stevens, then one of the ...

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  19. The Slavery Debate and Our Evolving ConstitutionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 22 | The Weekly Standard

    ... be relevant and cogent at times, but only power will deliver the results. In his 1860 Cooper Union speech, Abraham Lincoln developed a persuasive argument that the Dred Scott decision was laughable in light of the words and deeds of the Founders. ...

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  20. Names and facesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 22 | NWAonline

    ... a sense of that life, if I'm lucky, I begin to hear a voice," Day-Lewis said in 2012, discussing Steven Spielberg's Lincoln . A five-time Academy Award nominee, Day-Lewis is the only one to ever win best actor three times, earning Oscars for My Left ...

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