Lincoln's Birthday: A Video Animation

February 9, 2009 11:57:21 AM PST
Two hundred years after the birth of Abraham Lincoln, we still seek him in words and in action, in lessons from his life, in reminders of his legend -- and in pilgrimages to the temple built in his honor. We are drawn to the Lincoln Memorial in so many ways. As the bicentennial of Abraham Lincoln's birthday approaches, a video animation looks at the complex connections between President Barack Obama and "The Great Emancipator."