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“They closed L’enfant, our [Metro] station, because of all the people. So now we have to walk long distances with people everywhere.” “Metro not servicing gallery place- passenger struck by train.” “409,828 people have ridden Metro already today.” “Thinking that if you’re heading to the Mall for Obama, get off the Metro. You’ll be there all day. Just start walking. :)” “mariah carey & nick canon just walked to the front.” “The Mall near the 4th Street exit is now closed. It’s been filled to capacity.” “Lots of cheering, and I just took 1 step.” “In food line for over hour, will be waiting a lot longer.” “Are people happier for Obama to be inagurated or for their line to move?”

This article from the Village Voice Archive was posted on January 20, 2009


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