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No One Knows Why Abraham Lincoln Is On Top of This Totem Pole

The Real "Home Alone" House in Winnetka, Illinois

Home Alone movie house in the snow. I would buy this house if I won the lottery and stay there every christmas

Choose Something Like a Star, poem by Robert Frost

Choose Something Like a Star, poem by Robert Frost | Silver Birch Press

Seldom-seen photos show what America looked like in the 1940s…in color

The Eagle Fruit Store and Capital Hotel in Lincoln in 1942. (John Vachon/Library of Congress/Courtesy of Taschen) Seldom-seen photos show what America looked like in the 1940s…in color - The Washington Post

Fiery Peters on Gitmo Release: 'Lincoln Freed the Slaves, Obama Freed the Terrorists'

Peters on Gitmo Release: 'Lincoln Freed the Slaves, Obama Freed the Terrorists' | Fox News Insider. - Based on some of Obama's past comments he might not mind the legacy. I do not think the man likes America.

Place: Brazil What I learned: Brazil is located in South America. This is where Carnival is celebrated. Located in Brazil is a very, very, popular statue. The Christ the Redeemer statue. Which brings on 1,800,000 visitors a year. Why I think it's cool: I like the way they celebrate their culture. I think Carnival is a great way to bring the country together every now and then. I love the landscapes and the old buildings. Also, the rainforests are very beautiful.

Abraham Lincoln was a major leader in the Civil War. His election was the last straw for the Southerners before seceded. The Southerners did not like or support Lincoln because he was from the North and an avid abolitionists. Also Lincoln campaigned on ¨Free Soil¨ which was the idea that the new westward territories would not become slave states. The Southerners felt threatened by Lincoln.