Fun Times Tool Lets You Pick Names Out of Inaugural Crowd


See what you can do with $250 million from Carlos Slim? The Times has an entertaining interactive feature today with which you can scan the Inaugural grandstand, and use your cursor to pick out and identify people, if the Times has already ID’d them. They don’t seem to recognize Dan Quayle, and the most distant cheap-seater they can name is Jerry Brown. Maybe you can spot a few they missed. It’s nice to see the Texas delegation still wears their cowboy hats to these things. If you can’t get enough Inaugural fun, check out our slideshow.


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


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