The Stranger’s Dan Savage got an invite from the National Organization for Marriage’s Brian Brown to debate LGBT issues and Christianity. Savage took him up on the offer, hosting Brown at his home for a “dinner-table debate” moderated by The New York Times’s Mark Oppenheimer, who writes the “Beliefs” column at the Times.
- Donald Trump was sworn in as the 45th president of the United States of America. 🇺🇸
- Over 90 people have been arrested as anti-Trump protesters and police clash in Washington, DC, during the inauguration.
- As one of his first acts as president, Donald Trump announced the end of certain Obama administration climate and pollution rules.
- US officials didn't know drug lord Joaquín "El Chapo" Guzmán was being extradited from Mexico to the United States until the day it happened.