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Abraham Lincoln


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Abraham Lincoln

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Lincoln Visits McClellan

October 4, 1862 – President Abraham Lincoln returned to Washington after visiting Major General George B. McClellan and inspecting the Federal Army of the Potomac following the… 837 more words


Poem - Memory - Abraham Lincoln

MY childhood’s home I see again,

And sadden with the view;

And still, as memory crowds my brain,

There’s pleasure in it, too.
O memory! thou midway world… 238 more words


Tesla's Lab MOC - Lego Build Competition

Back in August I noticed an announcement for a Lego build competition at brickset.com. It was being held by Radley’s, a company that manufactures scientific glassware and laboratory instruments. 1,622 more words


New prep football rankings after a busy Week 6

We’ve completed six weeks of the football season and teams are gaining speed toward the playoffs.

Van Meter is one of those squads. After winning five consecutive games, the Bulldogs (5-1) have broken into the Des Moines Register’s high school football rankings at No. 516 more words


The Angels of Our Better Nature

My spirit is so deeply grieved by this horrific massacre in Oregon and by the predictable partisan bickering about what we should do about it.  America, we can and must do better.   300 more words