1 11, 2019

Abraham Lincoln, Wedding Planner (Cool Weird Awesome 162)

By |2019-11-01T06:15:42-04:00November 1st, 2019|Categories: Cool Weird Awesome, Podcasts|Tags: , , , , , |

Today in 1800 President John Adams moved into the White House, the first chief executive to live in what was then called the President’s Mansion. One of the house's most adorable stories - though possibly an apocryphal one - is the time in 1862 that Abraham Lincoln supposedly helped a couple elope. Plus: the New England WizardFest gets underway this weekend in Massachusetts. Mischief managed!

29 03, 2019

The Goat Mayor Of Fair Haven, Vermont (Cool Weird Awesome 7)

By |2019-07-31T13:43:22-04:00March 29th, 2019|Categories: Cool Weird Awesome, Podcasts|Tags: , , , , |

A leader named Lincoln is aspiring to greatness, and may yet achieve it - if, like Honest Abe, she can clean up the big mess in front of her. She's the new mayor of Fair Haven, Vermont: Lincoln the goat.

19 01, 2013

I Didn’t Know He Was THAT Tall: Lincoln “Railsplitter” Statue, Springfield, Illinois

By |2013-01-19T10:50:22-05:00January 19th, 2013|Categories: Dead Presidents, Places, Travel|Tags: , , |

And if you look at just his torso, you might think of him as a sort of funky 1970's type - give the man a zodiac-related medallion to wear and he'll get that night fever, he knows how to show it.

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