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Abraham Lincoln


Source: Tact is the ability to describe others as they see themselves. – Abraham Lincoln – BrainyQuote

Lincoln to Thai king: Thanks but no thanks for the elephants

In this March 22, 2018, photo, a letter written by U.S. President Abraham Lincoln in 1862 replying to Thailand’s King Mongkut is on display at the exhibition “Great and Good Friends,” inside Grand Palace Bangkok, Thailand. BANGKOK (AP) — The elephant is Thailand’s national animal, so it’s only natural that …

The Almanac –

Today is Monday, July 7, the 188th day of 2014with 177 to follow. The moon is waxing. Morning stars are Mercury, Neptune, Uranus and Venus. Evening stars Jupiter, Mars and Saturn. Those born on this date are under the sign of Cancer. They include Austrian composer Gustav Mahler in 1860; …