Ball point pen on the morning news

Abraham Lincoln and Charles Darwin were both born February 12, 1809, two hundred years ago yesterday. Both were revolutionaries. Both had the unpleasant task of delivering hard truths fully knowing the consequences. Maybe that's why they both suffered from depression. Fortunately, both had the character to deliver those truths.

  1. February 13, 2009 -

    I knew immediately who this was when I opened this, Larry--beautiful! I was listening to NPR yesterday about him. Fascinating man.