Barack and Michelle Dance to Beyoncé’s “At Last”; Nation Looks For Scrolling Credits, Other Signs of Unreality


This clip of Beyoncé singing Etta James’s “At Last” at last night’s ABC-televised inaugural ball while Barack and Michelle Obama sway giddily on a spotlit stage seems more like the final, triumphant credit-rolling frame of a movie than real life, but then again, this is our next four years. I think we might even get used to it. [Via Daily Intel]

This article from the Village Voice Archive was posted on January 21, 2009

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