What is it about Abraham Lincoln that has captured the hearts and minds of the American public since his assassination nearly 150 years ago? After all, one could argue -- rather persuasively -- that our 16th president was the least qualified candidate ever elected to high national office; in fact, his public service record included just four terms in the Illinois state legislative, one unremarkable term in the House of Representatives, and two unsuccessful bids for the US Senate. In addition, he had virtually no executive experience and, as his contemporaries invariably pointed out, Lincoln seemed wholly unfit to lead the...
Actually they love Lincoln because of all the propaganda and false rhetoric the liberal now progressive socialist revisionists writers have used to brainwash several generations of American students who are now adults who believe the lies they were taught in school about that war and Lincoln's involvement. See TRUE AMERICAN HISTORY at http://www.wix.com/albarrs/usandfamilyhistory
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