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Gigs and the People Who Make Them Great
20 January 2009...The Presidential Inauguration
Bless the beasts and the children...
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Smithers, Jeremy, Ren and Jake...Inaugural travelers from the Mount.
Crowd gathering at the Metro Center.
Pre-dawn 20 January 2009
Dawn 20 January 2009
Crowd gathering at the Mall
One of the many media satellite trucks on the periphery of the National Mall
Additional security on the parade route...double rows that included military and law enforcement personnel.
Special Service sniper on one of the surrounding rooftops...just part of the incredible security that was in place.
Deployed troops with chemical/biological detection devices in their backpacks.
Crowds in one of the ticketed viewing areas.
Inscription on the RFK Justice Building