DON'T MISS Worst Dressed Obama Enthusiasts Michelle Obama's Inauguration Dress by Isabel Toledo Sober Speech Sets Tone for New Administration Our wonderful photo partners at Getty sent us images from all over the world of people celebrating the inauguration of Barack Obama today. But my favorites are a couple of photos snapped in Las Vegas.I don't know the story behind these photos, but I have some questions. Why, for instance, are Richard Gherardi and David Plaza the only ones hanging...Read Full Story
Malia and Sasha Obama stand on the stage ahead of the inauguration of Barack Obama as the 44th President of the United States of America on the West Front of the Capitol January 20, 2009. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images) more pictures >> Michelle Obama wasn't the only one dressed to the teeth today during the inaugural ceremony. The girls were looking just as good in ensembles by J. Crew. DON'T MISS Michelle Obama's Inauguration Dress by Isabel Toledo Sober Speech Sets Tone for New...Read Full Story
People fill the National Mall in the early morning hours before the inauguration of Barack Obama as the 44th President of the United States of America January 20, 2009 in Washington, DC. Obama becomes the first African-American to be elected to the office of President in the history of the United States. (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images North America) More Pictures>> PAST ATTENDANCE 1965: Lyndon B. Johnson, 1.2 m1973: Richard Nixon, 300,0001977: Jimmy Carter, 350,0001981: Ronald Reagan...Read Full Story
On August 28, 1963, Martin Luther King delivered the most famous speech in history. Here it in in its entirety. I am happy to join with you today in what will go down in history as the greatest demonstration for freedom in the history of our nation. Five score years ago, a great American, in whose symbolic shadow we stand today, signed the Emancipation Proclamation. This momentous decree came as a great beacon light of hope to millions of Negro slaves who had been seared in the flames of...Read Full Story
Oh it's on now. Our Sr. Inaugrual Correspondant in DC tell us that security is tightening up and there are checkpoint-like guard stations on every street corner downtown as they anticipate the hoards to move in on the 20th. Here are some photos of the city bracing for the most historic presidential inauguration of our lives. A vender sells photos of President Elect Barack Obama January 18, 2009 in Washington, DC. President Elect Barack Obama will be sworn in as the 44th President of the...Read Full Story
Inauguration pictures from Washington DC. Barack Obama's inauguration is breaking records and social barriers. Check out pictures of the crowds, speeches, and Presidential family.