Podcast Episode #97: That Time Abraham Lincoln Established the Secret Service and was Killed the Same Day, Plus More

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In this episode, you’re going to find out about the day Abraham Lincoln established the Secret Service, as well as just where his incredibly inept body guard was when Lincoln was being shot.  You’re also going to find out just why there is an area in New York called the “Bronx,” plus a lot of other interesting Bonus Facts surrounding Lincoln and his assassination. [TRANSCRIPT]

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3 Comments »

  1. Charlie April 24, 2014 at 9:20 am - Reply

    Love the podcasts and articles. Thank you very much.

    One minor correction to a bonus fact on Monday’s podcast. President Obama restored lifetime protection for former presidents in 2013.

    http://www.cbsnews.com/news/obama-restores-lifetime-secret-service-for-former-presidents/

    Again, thanks very much.,

    Charlie

    • Daven Hiskey
      Daven Hiskey April 24, 2014 at 2:31 pm - Reply

      @Charlie: Thanks! Not sure how I missed that one. :-)

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