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SELF-EVIDENT

Monday - 1/21/2013, 12:09pm  ET

President Barack Obama kisses his wife Michelle after the ceremonial swearing-in at the U.S. Capitol during the 57th Presidential Inauguration in Washington, Monday, Jan. 21, 2013. Right is Chief Justice John Roberts. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya)

The Associated Press

"History tells us that while these truths may be self-evident, they've never been self-executing." -- Barack Obama, after quoting the "unalienable" American rights of "life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness" outlined in the Declaration of Independence.

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Inauguration Watch follows the events of President Barack Obama's second inaugural. Look for short items and photos throughout the day.


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