(Not So) Fun Fact: How Many Times Lincoln’s Coffin Was Disturbed

For many different reasons, Abraham Lincoln’s coffin has been moved 17 times.

Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter (2012 Film) Review

I remember hearing about Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter in the winter of 2011. I thought the concept was genius, and learned it was based on a book of the same name from 2010. I had wanted to see it last year, but waited after hearing some negative opinions. The films starts out with Abe when…

Lincoln (2012 Film) Review

A friend told me that Steven Spielberg was coming out with a film based on President Abraham Lincoln. How can you say “no” to that? The film is not about Abraham Lincoln’s whole life, or even his whole presidency. Rather it focuses on roughly the last 4 months of his life. The American Civil War…

Fun Fact: Namesake of One of the Sons of Lincoln

President Abraham Lincoln became fast-friends with fellow Whig/Republican politician Edward Baker in their early political careers. They were so close, that Lincoln named one of his sons, Edward Baker Lincoln after him.