Because we’re still completely blown away, even after our first post about it 4 months ago, here’s a slightly different look at veteran Hollywood special effects artist Kazuhiro Tsuji’s incredibly awesome bust of Abraham Lincoln.
still don’t get what people say about him being ugly
so gorgeous I can’t
although in the beginning the Secret Service wasn’t to protect the president anyway, it was to stop counterfeiting. So they weren’t going to offer much in the way of protection anyway, unless Booth had tried to pay for something with counterfeit bills.
It should also be noted that Lincoln HAD a bodyguard at the theatre, but he wandered off to watch the play or something.
I knew eventually this would come around with my tag attached to it
Father Neptune: A Mix for Gideon Welles
- Holding Out for a Hero, Frou-Frou
- Red Tide, Neko Case
- Black Sheep, Sneaker Pimps
- Nobody’s Side, Scott Coulter
- It Doesn’t Matter, Alison Krauss & Union Station
- The Ocean, Dar Williams
- Someone To Fall Back On, Jason Robert Brown
- Ithaca, Redbird
- After the Storm, Mumford & Sons
- Storm King, Dar Williams
Happy Star Wars Day to our history loving, science fiction friends!
The Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum is the best.
tw: racial slur at 5:56
Ballad of Booth from Assasins
original off-Broadway cast
this song gets stuck in my head obscenely often
and so I’m left muttering
“DAMN YOU LINCOLN, YOU RIGHTEOUS WHOOOOORE”
“YOU TURNED YOUR SPITE INTO CIVIL WAAAAAAR”
FINALLY someone understands his voice wasn’t deep!
why is this actually my life