‘Government of the People, by the People, for the People, Shall Not Perish From the Earth’

From Ken Burns’ documentary “The Civil War” (1990). Today marks the 150th anniversary of Lincoln’s 269-word Gettysburg Address.

More info:
Ken Burns: Learn Lincoln’s words by heart

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  1. #1 by Richard Warnick on November 19, 2013 - 11:41 am

    Ken Burns Gettysburg Address mashup. More info: Learn the Address.

  2. #2 by brewski on November 19, 2013 - 11:43 am

    and that government of the bundlers,
    by the bundlers,
    for the bundlers,
    shall not perish from the earth.

    In related news…

    http://www.kaiserhealthnews.org/Stories/2013/November/06/labor-unions-health-insurance-reinsurance-tax.aspx

    • #3 by Richard Warnick on November 19, 2013 - 12:46 pm

      If I didn’t know better, I’d think you were envious of those rich enough to donate big $$ to political campaigns. ;-)

      • #4 by brewski on November 19, 2013 - 2:09 pm

        That’s what you Stadt-ists believe. That the insiders and the monied interests should be trusted to make decisions for us. That is what you Authoritarian cultists believe. I believe in liberty.

        • #5 by Richard Warnick on November 19, 2013 - 3:51 pm

          All this time reading progressive opinions, and you still haven’t got a clue what we believe in.

          • #6 by brewski on November 19, 2013 - 8:13 pm

            I know exactly what you believe it. You told me.

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