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04/15/2015 12:56 pm ET

Groan-Inducing Goof By Senate Republicans On Lincoln's Assassination

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Tuesday marked 150 years since President Abraham Lincoln was assassinated. The Senate GOP decided to pay homage to the fallen president with a tweet highlighting what they are most appreciative of:

Whoops! The obligatory follow up:

Other possible debts we owe include freeing the slaves, saving the Union and winning the Civil War. But hey, it's an improvement.

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