You appreciate diamonds, but prefer pearls. You know how to host a party, are happy playing the wife to a celebrity and had no idea that a “ballcock” was part of a toilet until this morning.
You’ve never been to New Jersey, and you keep to neutral colors with your manicures. More
It has just been announced that Daniel Day-Lewis is going to play Abraham Lincoln in an upcoming biopic. This leads, of course, to a way more interesting question: who is going to play his wife, Mary Todd Lincoln? While Jackie O is more famous, Mary had her own incredible biography. Desired by both Lincoln and his eventual opponent for the presidency, Steven A. Douglas, she totally made the right call. Three of her four kids and her husband died during her lifetime, got criticized for buying new furniture and decorations for the White House while the country was at war, and probably suffered from manic depression. In other words, it’s a very meaty role for an actress. But who could play her? More