Abe Lincoln As A Theme Park?

Civic boosters in Lincoln, Illinois want to build an “Honest Abe” theme park, complete with animatronic figures from history. “Invoking images of Disneyland, the project’s backers promise to build a dignified family attraction, not a kitschy carnival. “There would be nothing degrading about this. It’s a great idea. It’s called edu-tainment.”