Glaring Errors and Omissions in the Film "Lincoln"

Glaring Errors and Omissions in the Film "Lincoln"

By The Editors Thursday, February 7th, 2013

Representative Joe Courtney of Connecticut sent a letter to Steven Spielberg pointing out an error in his film Lincoln. It seems, at the time, all four of Connecticut’s representatives voted against slavery. In the film, however, Spielberg depicts two representatives as voting FOR slavery. It turns out this is just the opening shot (sorry) in a host of mistakes and omissions in the film that are only now coming to light.

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