The Associated Press
January 21, 2013
President Barack Obama applauds with his wife Michelle and daughters Sasha and Malia before his ceremonial swearing-in at the U.S. Capitol during the 57th Presidential Inauguration in Washington, Monday, Jan. 21, 2013. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)

"Blessings upon all who contribute to the essence of the American spirit, the American Dream." — Myrlie Evers, activist and widow of slain civil rights activist Medgar Evers.


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