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    Can You Find Diddy Playing With His BlackBerry?Relive the inaugural, pixel by pixel.
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    President Obama Retakes the Oath of Office, Just to Be SureOkay, now he’s DEFINITELY president.
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    The Inauguration Wasn’t All Smiles and Bunting After AllThere was also a ‘Purple Tunnel of Doom.’
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    Celebrity Fit Club’s Ross Mathews Ready to ‘Assume Any Position’ for Obama’I am going to be the mayor of Palm Springs. I just want to wear kimonos and Native American jewelry.’
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    Biden, As Is His Wont, Makes Politically Tactless JokeBut wet blanket Barack Obama didn’t seem to find it funny.
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    Video: Colin Powell Breaks It Down at the BET BallYes, including to the song ‘Hips Don’t Lie.’
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    So What Happened to Bush Yesterday Afternoon?He played cards and then went home.
  8. Times Blows Another OpportunityOr did they?
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    Rick Warren and Joseph Lowery Yesterday: Offensive or A-Okay?Some sensitive souls found offense in both Warren and Lowery’s addresses. Others did not!
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    What You Didn’t See on TV: Inauguration Celebrity WatchYou watched the ceremony, you analyzed the speech, you likely teared up. But what did you miss? Jada Yuan, embedded in the crowd, reports.
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    Ted Kennedy Recovering WellHis seizure yesterday was due to ‘simple fatigue.’
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    Barack and Michelle’s First Dance: Middle-School MarvelousOkay, okay, we were wrong. Beyoncé kicked butt.
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    Heilemann: Obama’s Spare Inaugural Rhetoric Signals Strategic MasteryObama is striving to position himself as the head of a kind of national-unity government.
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    Jeezy and Cannon at the Hip-Hop Inaugural Ball’America is pregnant with a new baby we call hope and freedom.’ Right!
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    Were You Nervous When the Obamas Got Out of Their Car?Or is that paranoid?
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    Obama’s Inaugural Address Wins Approval, MostlyReactions pour in from around the web.
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    People Still Throwing Shoes at BushWell, kind of.
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    Senator Collapses During Capitol Hill Lunch [UPDATED]We’re not sure who it is yet; at this point CNN is just rattling off the names of old or infirm senators.
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    Obama Is Eating Pheasant RIGHT NOWDo you think he’s thinking, “Wow, I’m president”?
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    Chief Justice Roberts Ruins Perfectly Nice CeremonyHey, John Roberts, you had one job to do today, and you blew it.
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    Hillary’s Walk to State Department Not So Easy-Breezy After AllSomeone’s getting in the way of a ‘unanimous consent’ vote confirming her for office.
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    Scenes From History: Inauguration SlideshowSome of our favorite moments from today.
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    Rachel Maddow on Being ‘Enraged’ by Obama, and the Future of Fox NewsAll we had to do was ask about Rick Warren.
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    Live-Blogging the InaugurationHere we go.
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    The Wish List: What Pundits Hope From ObamaJust be the best president ever, Obama.
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    First Awkward Racial Slip of the Day Goes to: Brian WilliamsCraig Robinson and Reggie Love both play basketball — maybe that’s why the NBC anchor got them confused?
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    President and President-Elect Only People in D.C. Not Stuck in TrafficThe motorcade has arrived at the Capitol!
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    Obamas and Bushes MeetMichelle brought Laura a present!
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    Obamas Heading to Meet Bushes and CheneysThe prayers are over. Now it’s time for reckoning.
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    John Podesta Has a Brief Message About the Future of DemocracyIt involves BlackBerries. Bear with him.
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    Barack Obama Starts His Big Day Twelve Minutes LateAnd Michelle looks pretty!
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    Barney Frank, Stand-up CongressmanHe’s a laugh a minute!
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    Inauguration Report: On the Ticket Lines, Long Waits and Family FeudsWho gets to go, the parents or the children? Some ticket-holders face difficult decisions.
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    You Never See Obama SweatOn the eve of the inauguration, the prez-elect is as cool as a cucumber.
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    Jill Biden Is Gaffe-Prone, Too!Jill spilled a secret in a surprise appearance on ‘Oprah’ today.
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    Scandal! White Hands on Barack Obama!Washington hostesses unable to get the president-elect’s RSVP at their inauguration parties this week may think they are being clever by substituting a cardboard version of Barack Obama for the real thing — but little do they know, a scandal awaits them.
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    A New Face for a New AdministrationPeople are getting last-minute cosmetic procedures for the inauguration.
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    Who Is Trying to Steal Obama’s Thunder?Jeremiah Wright, obviously. But there are a couple of other stealth spotlight-stealers…
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    T-Minus-One Day to a New AmericaSomehow, this feeling of giddiness is mitigated by the fact that you are the only one of your friends who has to work today.
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    New Republic Will Be White House Required Reading, Says Emanuel at New Republic EventHe may be high up in Obama’s ranks, but so what? He could’ve been Baryshnikov!
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    Heilemann: The Alterna-InaugurationWhat if he’d used his grassroots network to stage mini-inaugurals in every state of the union?
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    What You Didn’t See On-Camera at the HBO ConcertIt was the little things that made the concert special — like seeing Obama give the “You killed it!” finger point.
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    Gays Look Forward, Try Not to Dwell on Rick WarrenIf Obama delivers on his policy promises, the pastor will be an afterthought.
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    Christopher Hitchens Blames Torture on Common Americans, Demands ‘Tongue’ From Andrew Sullivan“I want tongue. Give me tongue,” Hitchens implored.
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    Crowd Control: Movers and Shakers Have Hard Time Moving, ShakingWith millions pouring in to witness Tuesday’s big event — and the celebrations both preceding and following it — maneuvering around D.C. has become a happy challenge.
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    D.C. Prostitutes and Coke Dealers on Business Spiking for the InaugurationKarina, 26, traveled five hours to get here, and was already “pretty booked up.”
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    Obama Gets His Confidence, Eloquence From His Father’s TribeAnd, they say, a lot of what you think of as Obama’s Chicago toughness and Ivy League eloquence is actually ancestral.