Inauguration 2009

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COMMENTARY

Members of the media. credit: Jae Hong/AP

Media Circus: From Giddy To Restrained

NPR's David Folkenflik says the media cast about in sometimes unexpected ways to capture the moment on Inauguration Day.

 
 

At A Glance: Inauguration Schedule

Tuesday, Jan. 20
11:30 a.m. ET Swearing-In
And Inaugural Speech

Obama's Inaugural Address
2:30 p.m. ET Inaugural Parade
All Things Considered Report From Parade Route
Evening Inaugural Balls And Parties
Inauguration Day Wrap-Up
» Full Schedule Details

Photo Galleries

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Faces From America's Mall

Thousands gathered on the National Mall on Inauguration Day to witness history. Meet some of the people captured by David Deal's camera.

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Inaugural Balls of 2009

President Barack Obama and his wife, Michelle, attended ten inaugural balls. See photos from the political parties.

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Inauguration Day in Washington

See photos from the National Mall as inauguration crowds celebrate Obama.

Inauguration History & Highlights

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AP: Video And Speeches

Watch President Obama take the oath of office and explore past inaugural addresses.

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