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Smaller crowd, tight security
for 2nd inaugural on Monday

Associated Press, by Staff

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Posted By:BaseballFan, 1/17/2013 10:06:28 PM

Washington - Less than half the number of inauguration visitors who came out in 2009 are anticipated when President Obama is sworn in for the second time Monday. But that won´t stop security from being just as tight - only this time, with some improvements. And even with the smaller crowd, if you want to get to the National Mall on Inauguration Day, you´re probably better off not driving. The hundreds of thousands of people spilling into the nation's capital Monday are encouraged to travel by rail, bus or bicycle. And no matter what they choose, those watching the inauguration activities

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Tight security, huh? Will they be using.... *horrors!* GUNS as part of their security?!?

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: god of irony, 1/17/2013 10:23:43 PM     (No. 9123359)

So now Obama is a gun monger?

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Reply 2 - Posted by: LudicrousSextus, 1/17/2013 10:48:26 PM     (No. 9123391)

Fun stuff. First go-round, he was the Messiah. Now, anyone with the brains of a magnetized animal cracker knows he´s just the mess...

Hopefully the *next* inauguration won´t that of another con-artist.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Antiquegolf, 1/18/2013 4:10:23 AM     (No. 9123530)

On a selfish note, the Monday inaugeral is a break for me because I don´t have to contend with festivities at the my rat infested public school workplace. If the 20th had fallen on a school day the far left administrators would have broadcast the speech to all classrooms. That prospect would have resulted in an out order sign taped to the tv monitor in my lab.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Trigger2, 1/18/2013 4:54:32 AM     (No. 9123541)

What? Barry isn´t going to have the military marching in lockstep followed by big trucks hauling missiles like the Chinese do? I´m disappointed.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: mickturn, 1/18/2013 8:52:33 AM     (No. 9123877)

Simply put, the only ones allowed to show up are those he hasn´t screwed...YET!

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