15 November 2012 9:46 PM, PST | WeAreMovieGeeks.com | See recent WeAreMovieGeeks.com news »

For most of the world the name most associated with the United States presidency is Abraham Lincoln. He could easily be considered a superstar of American history. His face is on the coins and currency we use almost everyday. His monument and statue in the nation’s capitol are high on the must see lists of visitors. He is part of the presidential quartet on Mount Rushmore. Scores of schools and towns share his name (even a line of automaobiles). Since the invention of cinema Lincoln as been portrayed by many, many actors (even Bugs Bunny donned the stove-pipe hat and beard in Southern Fried Rabbit). Just earlier this year he was an action hero in the fantastical Abraham Lincoln, Vampire Hunter. Everyone knows that somber iconic image, but how much do we really know about the flesh and blood human being? It turns out that one of America’s »

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