This Day In History (With Major Revision, Namely: Happy Birthday, Rio And Friend! And many, many more.
“Interested in this new movie about the Lincoln assassination?” Spence says.
“Of course,” says Admin. “Especially today – he died early in the morning of April 15, 1865. Apparently he was feeling happy for the first time in years – the outing to the Ford theater, the night of April 14, was just five days after Lee surrendered to Grant.”
“Do you think history would have been different if he’d lived?”
“No way of knowing, but he was our greatest president – no reason he would have suddenly gone mediocre. Not saying the whole Jim Crow period wouldn’t have happened, but maybe it wouldn’t have been so widespread and enduring.”
“Apparently this new movie draws parallels with the present-day controversy about civilian versus military trials.”
“That’s when I’ll go out for popcorn,” Admin says.
Welcome Audi, Rio and Wookie together (!), Sammy, Athena.
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