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Live-tweeting the #Gettysburg Address (If Twitter was at #Gettysburg Address)
Yahoo News ^ | November 19, 2013 | Dylan Stableford

Posted on 11/19/2013 6:46:28 PM PST by EveningStar

On Nov. 19, 1863, President Abraham Lincoln delivered the Gettysburg Address, one of the most famous speeches in American history.

Here, 150 years later, is how the iconic speech might've been tweeted — with the requisite hashtags and retweets — had Lincoln delivered it today.

(Excerpt) Read more at news.yahoo.com ...


TOPICS: News/Current Events; Political Humor/Cartoons
KEYWORDS: gettysburgaddress; history; lincoln; twitter

1 posted on 11/19/2013 6:46:28 PM PST by EveningStar
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To: EveningStar

The line about McCain is pretty good.


2 posted on 11/19/2013 6:55:12 PM PST by rfp1234 (Impeach We Much!)
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To: Slings and Arrows

ping


3 posted on 11/19/2013 6:55:38 PM PST by EveningStar
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To: rfp1234

I wish I’d noticed this earlier. :)


4 posted on 11/19/2013 6:56:32 PM PST by EveningStar
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To: EveningStar

Lincoln: “It is altogether fitting and proper that we should do this.” +1. #Gettysburg

+2

This was cute.


5 posted on 11/19/2013 7:15:17 PM PST by ToastedHead
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To: EveningStar
Here is the Gettysburg Powerpoint Presentation
6 posted on 11/19/2013 7:17:23 PM PST by Vince Ferrer
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To: EveningStar
can't believe that Everett spoked for like 2 hrs! OMG! #bored
7 posted on 11/19/2013 7:37:53 PM PST by KC_Lion (Build the America you want to live in at your address, and keep looking up.-Sarah Palin)
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