Bill Nye the Science Guy and Abraham Lincoln?

Via George Takei and Oh Myyy who came up with the picture.

Lincoln NyeI’m curious as to how much Bill Nye could be like Lincoln. Supposedly, Lincoln’s voice was higher pitch than most people expected.

Good Lord, could the man be the spitting image of the 16th President?

I just found out that he is a Washington, DC native.  I wonder if he gets chilly feelings when he goes near Ford’s Theatre.

Anyway, to quote Grace Bedell

Hon B Nye…
Dear Sir
My father has just home from the fair and brought home your picture and Mr. Ham’s. I am a little girl only 11 years old, but want you should be President of the United States very much so I hope you wont think me very bold to write to such a great man as you are. Have you any little girls about as large as I am if so give them my love and tell her to write to me if you cannot answer this letter. I have yet got four brothers and part of them will vote for you any way and if you let your whiskers grow I will try and get the rest of them to vote for you you would look a great deal better for your face is so thin. All the ladies like whiskers and they would tease their husbands to vote for you and then you would be President. My father is going to vote for you and if I was a man I would vote for you to but I will try to get every one to vote for you that I can I think that rail fence around your picture makes it look very pretty I have got a little baby sister she is nine weeks old and is just as cunning as can be. When you direct your letter direct to Grace Bedell Westfield Chautauqua County New York.
I must not write any more answer this letter right off Good bye
Grace Bedell
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