In response to:

Chuck Todd: If Lincoln Were Dealing with These Republicans, We'd Still Have Slavery

annfan_777 Wrote: Dec 04, 2012 7:22 PM
If Lincoln's opponent in 1860 - Stephen Douglas - had won, we'd DEFIINITELY still have slavery.

Not his words, you must understand.  Just a "depressing" observation from a "very smart" White House aide:


Joe Klein -- last seen beclowning himself on Benghazi -- gets a big laugh at this line because it's so true, right?  Republicans are just the worst.  Lincoln would have never been able to handle this bunch of radicals.  Maybe this "very smart" White House source should go re-watch Lincoln, or re-read his history books.  Congressional Republicans were the ones who