Capital Comment Blog > Inauguration 2009
Just one week to go until the big day! Here’s the buzz around the Web this morning.
Sunday's free concert at the Lincoln Memorial is turning out to be a star-packed affair. The lineup includes Beyonce, Mary J. Blige, Bono, Garth Brooks, Sheryl Crow, Josh Groban, John Legend, John Mellencamp, Shakira, Bruce Springsteen, James Taylor, will.i.am, and Stevie Wonder.
Need some quick cash? The Frederick News-Post reports that the inauguration is churning up a slew of temporary jobs.
Early weather predictions for the inauguration show cooler-than-average temperatures and a chance for a snowstorm. Bundle up!
According to a congressional aide, Obama swearing-in tickets "are like crack cocaine." Seriously.