The Washington Times - January 20, 2009, 04:12PM

President Obama and his wife got out of their bulletproof limo and walked down Pennsylvania Avenue to wild cheers from the crowd.

Flanked by Secret Service men, the new president and first lady waved to the crowds lining the avenue, as the excited spectators waved back and screamed in rock-star fashion.


The smiling Obamas walked holding hands several blocks in the chilly weather before getting back into their awaiting vehicle.

— Maria Stainer, assistant managing editor