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Inauguration Day

bevgrid Wrote: Jan 21, 2013 12:43 PM
Red? Speaking of guns, The influence the US has had on events in the Middle East is quite concerning! See the article Rand Paul: Obama in Guns- today on there is a video there and Israel is the time clock of the world and this is alarming!
For foreigners, the only thing nuttier than watching the way we elect our Presidents is watching the way we inaugurate them.

For a nation that wears its egalitarianism not just as a badge of honor, but (as we saw this past November) almost as a requirement for office, the pomp and circumstance involved in a modern U.S. Presidential inauguration would have moved Louis XIV to modesty.

Both parties face the same issue: Looking for the balance between demonstrating a public outpouring of interest, if not affection, for the person preparing to take the oath of office without giving your political opponents...

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