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Inaugural Weekend: An Image or Two



 8:45 pm: The President and the Vice President will deliver remarks at an inaugural reception at the National Building Museum. First Lady Michelle Obama and Dr Jill Biden will also deliver remarks




More Swearing-In photos in the posts below


President Obama memorabilia hangs on the walls at the Hyde Park Hair Salon behind barber Ishmael Coye and three-year-old Bryson White shortly before the President took the oath of office to officially start his second term on January 20. The President would get his hair cut at The Hyde Park Hair Salon, which is near his Chicago home, before he was elected to the White House.




President Obama, Vice President Biden and Sergeant First Class Chad E. Stackpole participate in a wreath-laying ceremony at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier in Arlington National Cemetery


Chief Justice Roberts? 😕

See all those empty seats? Enthusiasm gap. Okay, okay….. 24 hours to go.

Washington DC, January 20


President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama attend a church service at Metropolitan African Methodist Episcopal Church in Washington, D.C., on Inauguration Day, Sunday, Jan. 20 (Photo by Pete Souza)


First lady Michelle Obama and daughters Sasha and Malia walk on stage during the Kids’ Inaugural concert in Washington, Jan. 19



There’s just something about Madeleine Albright commenting on Michelle’s bangs that cracks me up!


Burrville Elementary School, Jan. 19


By SmartyPants!



I’m going to spare everyone punditry extracts in posts until after the inauguration, just pics and videos so we can enjoy the beauty of it all without it being polluted!


Heads Up: The Kids’ Inaugural Concert

6:0 ET: First Lady Michelle Obama and Dr. Jill Biden will honor military families at the “Kids’ Inaugural: Our Children. Our Future” concert




Rise and Shine …. with some very gorgeous White House photos

…. at the West Side Market in Cleveland, Ohio, Oct. 5 (Pete Souza)

….. with following an event The Ohio State University, Oct. 9 (Pete Souza)

….. greeting Annie Glenn, wife of former Senator John Glenn, following an event at The Ohio State University, Oct. 9 (Pete Souza)

…. driving former Press Secretary Robert Gibbs’ Chevy Volt around the South Law on Drive of the White House, Oct. 12 (Pete Souza)

….. commenting on Katy Perry’s shoes while greeting the singer and her grandmother, Ann Hudson, at Doolittle Park in Las Vegas, Oct. 24 (Pete Souza)

Michelle Obama tapes a skit with Jimmy Kimmel prior to their interview for “Jimmy Kimmel Live!” at the El Capitan Theatre in Los Angeles, Oct. 25 (Chuck Kennedy)

…. adjusting Sway Calloway’s hat following an interview for a Live MTV special, in the Blue Room of the White House, Oct. 26 (Pete Souza)

Click to see the rest of the post & lots more photos


Heads Up: President Obama in Milwaukee

3:0 CDT: President Obama delivers remarks at The Delta Center, Milwaukee

CBS * CNN * Fox6

Greatest. Dress. Ever:


Later today:

5:25 CDT: Delivers remarks at Washington Park, Dubuque

10:40 ET: Delivers remarks at Jiffy Lube Live, Bristow (with Bill Clinton)



Rise and Shine – and Heads Up (President Obama in Tampa)




6:50 AM President Obama arrives Tampa, Florida

8:45 AM: Delivers remarks at a campaign event at Ybor State Museum Park, Tampa

C-Span * CBS * CNN

9:50: Departs Tampa

12:05: Arrives Richmond, Virginia

1:15: Delivers remarks at a campaign event at Byrd Park, Richmond, Virginia

2:30: Departs Richmond


3:25: Arrives Chicago, Illinois

4:10: Votes early in-person

6:0: Departs Chicago


8:15: Arrives Cleveland, Ohio

8:25: Delivers remarks at a campaign event at Cleveland Burke Lakefront Airport

9:35: Departs Cleveland

11:05: Arrives the White House



Note sure how long this video will be available on YouTube (it’s not mine!), if it disappears you can see the show here

(Pete Souza)



Singer Katy Perry performs at a campaign event for President Obama at Doolittle Park in Las Vegas (UPI/David Becker)

(UPI/David Becker)

‘PBO – No Doubt!’ (Tumblr)


President Obama stops to buy doughnuts at a Krispy Kreme store in Tampa, October 25 (Reuters/Kevin Lamarque)

President Obama hugs a firefighter who offered up a game of basketball during a visit to a fire house in Tampa, October 25 (Reuters/Kevin Lamarque)




Morning everyone 😉 I’ll be back with more, including photos and newsie stuff, later.







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