On Being Lincoln

The 85th Annual Academy Awards of Motion Pictures airs tonight.  The Awards are to honor and advertise Hollywood’s latest wares of the past year: movies of 2012, which are, by in large, to make money. There is much hype in the glitter of Hollywood.  Many of those movies will fade with time.  But there are some movies that transcend their time, place, and culture.

And movies give us the ability to be with thought thru new regions.
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