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January 21, 2005

Inauguration Coverage: Washington Fireworks

Whether it’s Washington in ‘05 or Baghdad in ‘03, this administration sure has a penchant for explosives.

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(image 1: REUTERS/Molly Riley (1/20/05); image 2: CNN via http://www.11alive.com  (1/24/2003); image 3: REUTERS/Jason Reed (1/20/05); image 4: CNN via http://www.11alive.com (1/24/2003); image 5: REUTERS/Molly Riley (1/20/05); image 6: AP/ABU-DHABI TV (1/24/2003); image 7: REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst (1/20/05); image 8: CNN via http://www.11alive.com (1/24/2003); image 9: REUTERS/Molly Riley (1/20/05); image 10: CNN via http://www.11alive.com (1/24/2003))

  • Andrew

    Excellent post. =)

  • Bailey

    awesome, Mike.

  • jr

    Oh man; keep on rocking in the ‘free’ world.

  • http://www.barakyedidia.com/blog/index.php?p=61 photopolitique

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  • Mark

    I love your site, am a very liberal person, and seeing Bush sworn in yesterday made me physically ill – BUT – this is a cheap shot and silly. You could have replaced the left side of photos with pictures from Disneyworld on any given night and had the same visual effect. I get your point here but – kind of lame I think. JMO

  • Michael Shaw

    Well, drawing an analogy between Disneyworld and the White House is interesting….

  • Mark

    :-I
    Superficially sure and a greater comedic mind than mine could run that.
    but, c’mon…..this set of images is just silly.

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