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Second Inauguration was a good way to honor legacy of MLK Jr.
Second Inauguration was a good way to honor legacy of MLK Jr.

Kellie Cook of New York City pushed her 80-year-old mother, Yvette Cook, in a wheelchair down 18th Street, as her two sons playfully lagged behind them. This black family came to the nation's capital to watch President Barack Obama's swearing-in ceremony on Monday, Jan. 21. "It was too cold to bring my mother the last time, so we're excited that we were able to come this year," Cook said as she pulled her mother's mink coat more snugly around her. Like Cook, many people commented on how this year's celebration did not have the frigid temperatures of four years ago. That year, I went through two pairs of foot and hand warmers on the Mall as I joined more...

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