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Inauguration Day

Pennsylvania Voter Wrote: Jan 21, 2013 8:00 AM
The compassionate and unifying and gracious left speaks....
rauljg69 Wrote: Jan 21, 2013 8:07 AM
Hard to find compassion for those that insult you daily. Just read the comments on this thread and tell me who is deserving of any compassion?
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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