Must Do

2 Dec

We watched LINCOLN.  You should go.  As soon as possible.  Even if you live or have lived in Lincoln, Nebraska, like several of my readers.

I have never seen Abraham Lincoln walk, but I’m pretty sure Daniel Day Lewis got it spot on.  His physicality was breathtaking.  And the movie did such a nice job with a narrow scope–wish I could gt my students to write so narrowly.  It was amazing.  And sad.  And beautiful.  I’m still thinking about it and will be for some time.


One Response to “Must Do”

  1. Kate December 2, 2012 at 6:59 pm #

    Hello from Lincoln! I definitely want to see that movie–even more so now. I plan to read Team of Rivals first, though. Studying up and all that. I just tonight finished Volume II Lyndon Johnson, so I’m ready for a little 19th century politics. Thanks for the recommendation.

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