By James A. Lyons
By arming the rebels, we're aiding al Qaeda
Independent voices from the TWT Communities
"Salt Sugar Fat: How the Food Giants Hooked Us" (Random House), by Michael Moss
The crowds weren't as big as they were four years ago, but hundreds of thousands of enthusiastic spectators flocked to Washington for Monday's inauguration, where they braved chilly temperatures and heavy security to witness the ceremonial start of President Obama's second term.
"Everybody's being pretty patient. It's more organized," said Michael Moss, 62, of Louisville, Ky., comparing the lines with what he experienced in 2009.