The swearing in of Barak Obama as President of the United States, today, has brought with it many changes that haven’t enjoyed the publicity they deserve.  Perhaps things would be different if this were a slow news day.

Thanks to Andy Kaplan-Myrth for bringing this to my attention.

From the newly launched whitehouse.gov website, comes this page about copyright on the site:

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Where has Barak Obama been all this time???