Monday's plug: The Great Emancipator's alleged homosexuality

Today’s WorldNetDaily column is another example of a blog post gone wild. There’s a new trend among some historians to set out to prove that Abraham Lincoln was homosexual. Could it be true, or is it just another witch hunt (or in this case dress hunt) to retroactively alter the lives of historical figures to justify modern mores? Read the column to find out more.

One argument on the “he wasn’t” side is that, in the Gettysburg Address, Lincoln didn’t use the word “fabulous” even once.

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