President Obama's Second Inauguration

With millions of people watching, President Barack Obama was formally sworn-in for a second term.

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WASHINGTON, DC - JANUARY 21: U.S. President Barack Obama (R) kisses first lady Michelle Obama on the reviewing stand as the presidential inaugural parade winds through the nation's capital January 21, 2013 in Washington, DC. Barack Obama was ceremonially sworn in for a second term as President of the United States. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)
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President Barack Obama is sworn in during the public ceremony as First lady Michelle Obama looks on during the presidential inauguration on the West Front of the U.S. Capitol. Click to see great photos from inaugural day.
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Barack Obama took the oath of office on Jan. 21 with his hand on not one but two bibles: the Lincoln Bible, as he did during his first inauguration, and the bible that Rev. Martin Luther King read when he traveled. At the request of the King family, the president and Chief Justice signed the MLK bible used during the Oath of Office, according to NBC News.
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President Barack Obama blows a kiss as he and first lady Michelle Obama walk on Pennsylvania Avenue near the White House in the Inauguration Parade during the 57th Presidential Inauguration.
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U.S. President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama (not pictured) walk along Pennsylvania Avenue during the parade following Obama's second inauguration as the 44th US president on January 21, 2013 in Washington, DC.
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President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama cheer as bands march past the presidential box near the White House, in Washington. Thousands marched during the 57th Presidential Inauguration parade after the ceremonial swearing-in of President Barack Obama. Click to see great photos of the day's inaugural events.
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Malia Obama, right, and Sasha Obama look on from the presidential box during the Inaugural parade.
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President Barack Obama greets the Hawaii Home State Float during the Inaugural parade.
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Vice President Joe Biden and his wife, Jill, wave to the crowd as they walk down Pennsylvania Avenue en route to the White House.
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President Barack Obama shares a moment with House Speaker John Boehner as first lady Michelle Obama applauds at the Inaugural Luncheon in Statuary Hall on inauguration day.
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The U.S. Army ceremonial Fife and Drum Corps marches away from the Capitol at the start of the parade following President Barack Obama's second inauguration as the 44th US president.
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President Barack Obama welcomes Kelly Clarkson during the 57th Presidential Inauguration ceremonial swearing-in.
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Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton and former president Bill Clinton look on during the ceremonial swearing-in ceremony during the 57th President Inauguration.
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First Lady Michelle Obama greets singer Beyonce during the 57th Presidential Inauguration ceremonial swearing-in.
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President Barack Obama waves after taking the oath of office during the 57th Presidential Inauguration ceremonial swearing-in at the US Capitol. The oath was administered by US Supreme Court Chief Justice John Roberts, Jr.
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President Barack Obama, First Lady Michelle Obama and daughter Malia listen to Beyonce sing the National Anthem during the 57th Presidential Inauguration ceremonial swearing-in.
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President Barack Obama delivers his Inaugural address at the ceremonial swearing-in at the U.S. Capitol during the 57th Presidential Inauguration in Washington.
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President Barack Obama addresses the audience after taking the oath of office during the 57th Presidential Inauguration ceremonial swearing-in at the US Capitol.
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Herschelle Adams, of Atlanta, wipes away a tear while watching a broadcast of the inauguration of President Barack Obama following the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. holiday commemorative service at the Ebenezer Baptist Church in Atlanta.
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Bernice King, center right, and Christine King Farris, center left, the daughter and sister of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., applaud while watching a broadcast as President Barack Obama is inaugurated following the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. holiday commemorative service at the Ebenezer Baptist Church in Atlanta.
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President Barack Obama kisses his wife Michelle after the ceremonial swearing-in at the U.S. Capitol during the 57th Presidential Inauguration.
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President Barack Obama shakes hands with Kelly Clarkson at the ceremonial swearing-in at the U.S. Capitol during the 57th Presidential Inauguration in Washington.
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Beyonce performs the National Anthem during the 57th Presidential Inauguration.
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Crowds attend the public ceremonial swearing-in ceremony for President Barack Obama as they stand on the National Mall during the Inauguration ceremony.
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President Barack Obama is sworn in by Chief Justice John Roberts at the ceremonial swearing-in at the U.S. Capitol during the 57th Presidential Inauguration in Washington, DC.
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President Barack Obama receives the oath of office from Chief Justice John Roberts at the ceremonial swearing-in at the U.S. Capitol during the 57th Presidential Inauguration. First Lady Michelle Obama holds the bible as daughters Malia and Sasha watch.
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President Barack Obama smiles as he arrives at St. John's Church in Washington, DC, hours before he participates in a ceremonial swearing in for his second term in office.
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First lady Michelle Obama and daughters, Sasha Obama and Malia Obama arrive during the presidential inauguration on the West Front of the U.S. Capitol.
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Actress Eva Longoria arrives on the West Front of the Capitol in Washington, Monday, Jan. 21, 2013, for the Presidential Barack Obama's ceremonial swearing-in.
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Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and former President Bill Clinton arrive at the ceremonial swearing-in for President Barack Obama.
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Sen. John McCain, R-Ariz. arrives on the West Front of the Capitol in Washington.
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People await the second presidential inauguration of Barack Obama near the U.S. Capitol in Washington, D.C.
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Recording artists Jay-Z and Beyonce arrive on the West Front of the Capitol in Washington.
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Former President Bill Clinton arrives on the West Front of the Capitol in Washington.
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President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama arrive at St. John's Church in Washington, DC, hours before Obama participates in a ceremonial swearing in for his second term in office.
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First lady Michelle Obama enters St. John's Church in Washington for a church service during the 57th Presidential Inauguration.
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President Barack Obama, is greeted by Rev. Luis Leon, as he and his family arrives at St. John's Church for a church service during the 57th Presidential Inauguration. From left are, mother-in-law Marian Robinson, first lady Michelle Obama, the president, Sasha Obama, Rev. Leon, and Malia Obama.
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President Obama and his daughter Sasha leave St. John's Church.
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Vice President Joe Biden pulls off his scarf as he arrives at St. John's Church in Washington.
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US Vice President Joe Biden is greeted by Rev. Luis Leon as he arrives at St. John's Church.
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People gather near the Capitol building on the National Mall for the Inauguration ceremony.
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Susannah Ward and Daniela Zara and others gather near the Capitol building on the National Mall for the Inauguration ceremony.
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Lisa Hogue wears pins as she and others gather near the Capitol building on the National Mall.
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Musicians John Mayer and Katy Perry attend the presidential inauguration on the West Front of the Capitol.
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Vice President Joe Biden and Jill Biden arrive at St. John's Church in Washington, Monday, Jan. 21, 2013, for a church service during the 57th Presidential Inauguration.
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Members of the Brooklyn Tabernacle Choir share a laugh before the start of the presidential inauguration in Washington, D.C.
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Rickita Glass and Kelly Grimes and others gather near the Capitol building on the National Mall for the Inauguration ceremony.
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Sen. Charles Schumer, D-N.Y., arrives at the Capitol for the ceremonial swearing-in of President Barack Obama.
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The sun rises behind the Capitol Dome early in the morning before the ceremonial swearing-in of President Barack Obama at the Capitol during the 57th Presidential Inauguration.
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President Barack Obama takes the oath of office at the official swearing-in ceremony in the Blue Room of the White House in Washington, DC, Sunday, Jan. 20, 2013, holding the family bible is First Lady Michele Obama.
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WASHINGTON, DC - JANUARY 21: U.S. President Barack Obama waves during the presidential inauguration on the West Front of the U.S. Capitol January 21, 2013 in Washington, DC. Barack Obama was re-elected for a second term as President of the United States. (Photo by John Moore/Getty Images)
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