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Obama To Take Oath In Private. Because It's None Of Your Business, That's Why

Ventriloquist Wrote: Dec 11, 2012 6:28 PM
Does this mean the King Hussein will be donning his royal robes, with crown and sceptre? I guess this means we should all be eating cake, eh fellow subjects?
Frank61 Wrote: Dec 12, 2012 8:20 PM
Roy323 Wrote: Dec 11, 2012 7:40 PM
cathi2 Wrote: Dec 12, 2012 11:24 AM
The bread and circuses are only for the lower echelon. The rest of us have to work to pay for it. Man, this is reminding me of the Soviet Union!

On his first full day in office, President Obama issued a Memorandum for the Heads of Executive Departments and Agencies, pledging that his Administration would "work together to ensure the public trust and establish a system of transparency, public participation, and collaboration," and directing the chief technology officer to develop an Open Government directive within four months.

And with that, the swearing in of the president will happen in private.

Since inauguration day takes place on a Sunday (of course, the 20th of January) a public "ceremonial" inauguration will take place on Monday, January 21st. However, the actual...