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Alec Baldwin pranks Occidental students with April Fools' Day visit
Alec Baldwin pranks Occidental students with April Fools' Day visit

About 30 students in an Occidental College history course had a surprise guest speaker for their April Fools' Day lecture: Alec Baldwin. But the "30 Rock" star entered the classroom dressed as President Abraham Lincoln. He donned a beard and a cap as he joked about millennial students' preoccupation with their phones. During his brief lecture to Professor Jane Hong's U.S. Culture and Society class, Baldwin spoke on civil rights and gay rights, along with energy policy, campaign finance reform and government corruption, said college spokeswoman Samantha Bonar. And the veteran actor fit in a few quips on contemporary media, all while staying...

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