People are now sharing photos of packed Metro cars from 2013 and 2009 for comparison.
"It would be a better world if everyone knew that transgender people have the same hopes and dreams as everyone else," Sadie wrote in her essay.
Al Sharpton: "To tell people that, 'You have the right to be my maid,' is not exactly a liberation struggle."
President Obama is beginning his second term and Etsy sellers are commemorating the occasion.
A graph of Google's query volume on Inauguration Day--with a large drop during Obama's oath and speech.
Commemorate our 44th president with unusual and borderline-racist trinkets.
The NYT has a fun, extensive gallery featuring portraits of Obama's gang.
A photoset from the Inauguration dress rehearsal held yesterday in D.C.
Good news update: Damon Weaver, the famed 10-year-old political journalist, has finally secured press credentials to Obama's Inauguration!
Outspoken gay activist Melissa Etheridge seems surprisingly okay with Proposition 8 supporter Rick Warren delivering the invocation at Obama's inauguration.
President-elect Obama has chosen Proposition 8 supporter and minister of the evangelical Saddleback Church to give the invocation at his inauguration.
If Obama's Marxist suit doesn't work out, there are plenty of designers ready to dress him at a moment's notice.