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Inauguration Aggregation

Welcome to your daily dose of inauguration headlines. Here's what we're reading this AM.

The Washington City Paper has the play-by-play of the late-night drinking legislation that came before the DC council last night. The bill, which ultimately passed 9-4, will allow bars to serve alcohol until 5 AM during the inauguration. 

A Loudoun historical society wants Barack Obama to start his processional to Washington in Gettysburg, PA. The Examiner has the story. 

You might find actor Tom Hanks in the Standing-Room Only section of the swearing-in ceremony. Or maybe on the steps of the Lincoln Memorial.

If you plan to attend the swearing-in, leave your backpacks, signs, umbrellas, and thermoses at home, please.

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