The five most overrated presidents

Opinion | Brion McClanahan

Why the presidents who are often ranked among the greatest in American history are really some of the worst.

'Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter' trailer released [VIDEO] - TheDC

Entertainment | Taylor Bigler

Honest Abe is an axe-wielding undead killer in new, historically inaccurate film

Lincoln's prescient warning

Opinion | Jim Huffman

‘If destruction be our lot,’ Lincoln said in an 1838 speech, ‘we must ourselves be its author and finisher.’

Gingrich says space exploration is US tradition - AP

Politics | admin

Gingrich said Abraham Lincoln recommended building a transcontinental railroad at a time necessary technology didn’t exist

The significance of Obama's Lincoln quote

Opinion | Logan Albright

It encapsulates the difference between how liberals and conservatives view the world.

Abraham Lincoln: Radical gay vampire hunter

Opinion | Mark Judge

It’s not too early to pan Steven Spielberg’s Lincoln movie.

In the shadow of Abe

Feature:Opinion | Yates Walker

Obama may someday regret comparing himself to the 16th president.

The Shadow over Osawatomie: Obama vs. Lincoln

Opinion | Ken Blackwell & Robert Morrison

Barack Obama could learn a thing or two from the 16th president.

Bill O'Reilly's Lincoln' book banned from Ford's Theatre because of 'mistakes' - WaPo

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John Wilkes Booth: While not a mug shot, this portrait of Lincoln's killer was the closest thing to one when, in 1865, an American stage actor assassinated President Abraham Lincoln at Ford's Theatre. Booth and a small group of co-conspirators planned to kill the President in a bid to help the Confederacy's cause, despite the fact that Robert E. Lee had surrendered four days earlier. Though he initially fled successfully, he was tracked down twelve days later and shot.

Ford’s Theater: ‘Killing Lincoln’ is sloppy with facts, slim on documentation’

Santorum attacks Cain on same-sex marriage - TheDC

Politics | Alexis Levinson
Republicans Debate

‘I believe as Abraham Lincoln did — that states don’t have the rights to legalize moral wrongs’

Let the (drone) thing be pressed

Opinion | Ken Blackwell & Robert Morrison

Abraham Lincoln would have approved of Obama’s decision to have Anwar al-Awlaki killed.

Newt Gingrich wants to debate like Lincoln - TheDC

Politics | Alex Pappas
Republicans Debate

Former speaker tells TheDC how he would like to debate and why he wants to tackle ‘brain science’

Obama: I have it tougher than Abe Lincoln - TheDC

Politics | Neil Munro
Abe Lincoln

‘Lincoln, they used to talk about him almost as bad as they talk about me’

NBC's godless Pledge of Allegiance

Opinion | Ken Blackwell & Robert Morrison

Last weekend, NBC intentionally left out “under God” from its airing of the Pledge of Allegiance.

How does Obama stack up as a military commander?

Opinion | Ken Allard

The president’s record is mixed.

The Obama-Clinton team on Libya: right in the crossfire

Opinion | Lanny Davis

Obama and Clinton would have faced criticism no matter how they reacted to the Libyan civil war.

Evasion of the body snatchers

Opinion | Ken Blackwell

Liberal writers are trying to steal the body of Ronald Reagan.

'Abe, do you have a permit?' - TheDC

US | Chris Moody

Intern learns the hard way that it’s illegal to recite the Gettysburg Address on the steps of the Lincoln Memorial without a permit

An unhappy President's Day for Obama - TheDC

Politics | Caroline May

Rasmussen reports Obama’s approval rating dips to lowest point since December

National Archives accuse historian of altering an important Lincoln document - WaPo

US | interns

Historian Thomas Lowry is accused of altering a Civil War document in order to amplify its historical significance