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The Inauguration of President Barack Obama

The Inauguration of President Barack Obama

Parade and Ceremonial Swearing-in Held January 21, 2013

Tuesday, Jan 22, 2013 at 03:35 AM PST

More Than 8,000 Take Part in Inaugural Parade

More Than 8,000 Take Part in Inaugural Parade

President Barack Obama and his wife Michelle Obama paraded down Pennsylvania Avenue Monday, waving to cheering crowds of thousands after the president was sworn in for his second term in office. The first couple...

Monday, Jan 21, 2013 at 11:26 AM PST

Richard Blanco Recites Inauguration Poem

Richard Blanco Recites Inauguration Poem

Miami-raised poet Richard Blanco recited a poem of unity that evoked his childhood and the spirit of America.

Monday, Jan 21, 2013 at 11:24 AM PST

Angela Bassett Gets Political

Angela Bassett Gets Political

Angela Bassett talks about the importance for her to be at President Obama's inauguration. Plus, she tells why she wanted to be involved with President Obama's campaign. So, what events has Angela been able...

Monday, Jan 21, 2013 at 11:18 AM PST

The Stars Take Part In Inaugural Weekend

The Stars Take Part In Inaugural Weekend

Eva Longoria, Gayle King and Star Jones talk with Access about what it means for them to be a part of Inaugural Weekend at the Newsweek & The Daily Beast Bi-Partisan Inauguration Brunch in Washington D.C.

Monday, Jan 21, 2013 at 11:08 AM PST

First Lady Inauguration Style

First Lady Inauguration Style

First Lady Michelle Obama is wearing a navy Thom Browne coat and dress.

Monday, Jan 21, 2013 at 11:13 AM PST

Mitt Romney Spends Inauguration Day in Calif.

Mitt Romney Spends Inauguration Day in Calif.

Mitt Romney skipped his former rival’s inauguration festivities in Washington with an aide telling NBC News the ex-Massachusetts governor and his wife had “no big plans.”

Monday, Jan 21, 2013 at 10:17 AM PST

Ms. Curiosity Goes to Washington for Inaugural Parade

Ms. Curiosity Goes to Washington for Inaugural Parade

The team of scientists that guided NASA's Curiosity to Mars last summer will accompany a model of the rover -- dubbed Ms. Curiosity -- during Monday's inauguration parade in Washington D.C. The life-size model...

Monday, Jan 21, 2013 at 10:50 AM PST

Kelly Clarkson Sings "My Country, 'Tis of Thee" At Inauguration

Kelly Clarkson Sings "My Country, 'Tis of Thee" At Inauguration

Clarkson was accompanied by the United States Marine Band.

Monday, Jan 21, 2013 at 11:11 AM PST

Analysis: Obama’s Speech “Robust Defense of Liberalism”

Analysis: Obama’s Speech “Robust Defense of Liberalism”

NBC's Chuck Todd breaks down Obama's second inaugural address.

Monday, Jan 21, 2013 at 10:28 AM PST

Beyonce Performs the National Anthem

Beyonce Performs the National Anthem

Pop star Beyonce performs the National Anthem at President Barack Obama's second inauguration. After the performance, there have been questions about whether the singer lip-synced.

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