I woke up at 3:30am the morning of the inauguration to go stand in line for the 12:00 event. People from around the country came to DC to be one of the nearly 2 million on the national mall and capitol grounds to witness history. Barack Obama’s inauguration, Jan. 20, 2009 This video … Continue reading The Inauguration of Barack Obama
With the build up to the inauguration of Barack Obama as the 44th president there were a lot of stories to choose from. Here are a few videos that I did for The Washington Times about various aspects of the preparations. This video is a story on Charlie Brotman who has announced every inaugural parade … Continue reading Preparing for the 2008 Inauguration.
I visited the home of Judy (“Clown Judy”) and Gary (“Clown Gary”) Kopff in North West D.C. to do a video piece to go with a story in the Times. Judy is newly retired from her Pentagon job as Assistant Deputy Under Secretary of Defense (Logistics & Materiel Readiness – Program Support) and Gary was in executive with … Continue reading Clowning Around