John Heaton (jheaton) wrote,
John Heaton
jheaton

A little perspective

I mentioned before that when I attended Bill Clinton's swearing-in in 1993, I was perhaps 600 feet from the dais. But a photo I saw earlier on Yahoo! News put that in perspective:

View from the podium

But at the same time, I won't deny I was pretty damn lucky:

Inaugural crowd

(Just to be clear, these aren't pictures of the 1993 swearing-in ceremony.)
 
Tags: dc, history, politics, this day in history
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