January 20th, 2009: The Day Barack Obama Becomes the 44th President of the United States

Posted in Blogroll on January 20th, 2009 by Michael Tillery

Video of Barack being sworn in, inauguration speech and text added after piece.

Today is a big day. In fact, one could argue January 20th, 2009 is one of the most important days in our nation’s history. People are ascending on Washington, D.C. because they want to be a part of something unique. There is no doubt the crowds will surpass the numbers of October 16, 1995–the Million Man March. I’ll never forget the feeling I felt that great day and I hope people in attendance understand just how significant this is. I’m envious I won’t be there to feel the overwhelming emotion as Barack steps to the podium, but I implore anyone who is there to take pictures and also video for this is a day to be documented forevermore. Your grand kids will love you for it.

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Notes from TNT’s Coverage of the NBA – Monday, January 19, 2008

Posted in Blogroll on January 20th, 2009 by Michael Tillery

TNT’s NBA coverage continues Thursday, Jan. 22 at 7 p.m. ET with the exclusive announcement of the NBA All-Star starters, followed at 8 p.m. ET with a doubleheader featuring the Boston Celtics @ Orlando Magic followed by the Washington Wizards @ Los Angeles Lakers.

(AP Photo/Gus Ruelas)

TNT’s John Thompson and Washington Wizards’ forward Caron Butler sat down with Thompson’s ten-year-old granddaughter Morgan to talk about Barack Obama becoming the 44th President of the United States.

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