Thursday, March 19, 2009

I Think Someone Needs Glasses...

... or at least someone else to compare himself to
Lincoln and Obama are very much alike:

1. Lincoln placed his hand on the Bible for his inauguration.
Obama used the same Bible.

2. Lincoln came from Illinois.
Obama comes from Illinois.

3. Lincoln served in the Illinois Legislature.
Obama served in the Illinois Legislature.

4. Lincoln had very little experience before becoming President.
Obama had very little experience before becoming President.

5. Lincoln rode the train from Philadelphia to Washington for his inauguration.
Obama rode the train from Philadelphia to Washington for his inauguration.

6. Lincoln's wife was nuts.
Obama's wife is nuts.

7. Lincoln was a skinny lawyer.
Obama is a skinny lawyer.

8. Lincoln was a Republican.
Obama is a skinny lawyer.

9. Lincoln was highly respected.
Obama is a skinny lawyer.

10. Lincoln was born in the United States.
Obama is a skinny lawyer.

11. Lincoln was called Honest Abe.
Obama is a skinny lawyer.

6 comments:

Sara said...

Glasses, or a good history book.

Aussie Therese said...

we just got our second stimulus cheque today. I appreciate the money from the Govt but I really believe we are going to pay for this in the long run.

The financial crisis has been caused by greed. You cannot solve that problem by giving more money. It just makes it worse.

acrocusinthevalley said...

OOOOHHHH! Don't get me started!!!

regan said...

oh shelly.....you've outdone yourself on this one!

and i loved the post on never forget. i never would've known...i feel so out of the loop lately.

J &D's Family said...

Is that the email I sent you? I love it!!

Rita said...

I just might have to cut & paste this one. LOL