Manage episode 283042244 series 2476500
"Do I mythologize Lincoln? Certainly. But he was mythic. Abraham led the nation into a vast fratricidal war—a Greek myth multiplied by 500,000. He spent most of his Presidency wondering why the gods had cursed him, like Oedipus."
A chiropractor thinking about a President... why not? Past and present mingle in a man's journal. Is this a novel or something else?