Opinion | 10:28 am | January 22, 2013 | By Jennifer Gersten, Scott Remer, and Scott Stern

Forum: Inauguration

The crowds gather in Washington, D.C. for the inauguration.

From President Obama’s second inaugural address to Beyoncé’s rendition of “The Star-Spangled Banner,” yesterday’s inauguration ceremony was filled with moments both historical and .GIF-worthy. In this edition of the YDN Forum, our contributors weigh in on the speeches and symbols that remained in their thoughts long after the crowds on the National Mall thinned. Scott »

City | 1:25 pm | January 21, 2013 | By Patrick Casey, Michelle Hackman, and Matthew Lloyd-Thomas

Inauguration dispatches

The crowds gather in Washington, D.C. for the inauguration.

Read some on-the-ground dispatches from our reporters in Washington, D.C., covering President Barack Obama’s second presidential inauguration. WASHINGTON, D.C. 1:34 p.m. — Realistic about the challenges of Washington but hopeful nevertheless, at least 600,000 have crowded onto the National Mall to witness the second inauguration of President Obama. They have cited health care, the end »