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Agenda Laid Out In Obama's Inaugural Address Delights Area Lawmakers

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President Barack Obama gestures as he gives his inauguration address during a ceremonial swearing-in ceremony during the 57th Presidential Inauguration.
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President Barack Obama gestures as he gives his inauguration address during a ceremonial swearing-in ceremony during the 57th Presidential Inauguration.

Many of the region's Democratic lawamakers were cheering after hearing President Obama lay out what felt like a second term agenda during his Inauguration Day speech on Monday.

Inauguration speeches are often about ideals

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Tasting With Our Eyes: Why Bright Blue Chicken Looks So Strange

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Tasting With Our Eyes: Why Bright Blue Chicken Looks So Strange

The color of food can affect how we perceive its taste, and food companies aren't afraid to use that to their advantage. An artist tests perceptions by dousing familiar foods with unorthodox colors.
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Is Obamacare A Success? We Might Not Know For A While

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Capital Bikeshare Supplier Bought, Reopening Door To Expansion

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