Posted by: ushistoryfiles | July 20, 2009

Lincoln the Commuter

As I was driving to work today I heard this story on NPR.  Washington can be quite uncomfortable in the summer (being built on a swamp and all).  With the White House being uncomfortable, Lincoln sought solace elsewhere, though according to the story he commuted to his office.

http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=106578249

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