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Political Divisions

By Julia Wolf

Ok. Fine. Our political scene right now is divisive. Some have said the 2016 election was the most divisive one yet. While it is tempting to agree with that statement, I think 2016 has some pretty steep competition. 496 more words

DrakeinDC

Exploring Washington, D.C.

I want to share all of the trips I take during my 20’s, so sharing my trip to D.C. is a must. I took this trip with John way back in August. 143 more words

Makeup

Grave Thursday: Laura Keene

Each week we are highlighting the final resting place of someone related to the Lincoln assassination story. It may be the grave of someone whose name looms large in assassination literature, like a conspirator, or the grave of one of the many minor characters who crossed paths with history. 618 more words

History

Social Ambassador Stories: Lincoln, Batman and Opening Night with Art Director Gary Erskine

Ever wondered who designs the posters, street banners, lobby signage, playbills and more at Ford’s Theatre? Gary Erskine, Art Director and staff photographer, leads our design team. 952 more words

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The Weight of Evidence

The blue tongue has made his first appearance by the front door after his long dormant period. He surprises me every year.

The crunching and crackling in the undergrowth gave me pause, then I saw it wasn’t a snake, just a fatter lizard, his striking medallion markings perhaps a little darker than when I last saw him as autumn crept up. 404 more words

Grave Thursday: C. Dwight Hess

Each week we are highlighting the final resting place of someone related to the Lincoln assassination story. It may be the grave of someone whose name looms large in assassination literature, like a conspirator, or the grave of one of the many minor characters who crossed paths with history. 548 more words

John Wilkes Booth

"Come From Aways" Share Their Experiences in Newfoundland

The Broadway-bound musical Come From Away tells the stories of the townspeople of Gander, Newfoundland, and the unexpected 6,579 airline passengers who waited in the Canadian town for American airspace to reopen after September 11, 2001. 775 more words

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