Obamas reveal humor, grace


President Barack Obama, right, and first lady Michelle Obama dance together at the Neighborhood Inaugural Ballin Washington, Tuesday, Jan. 20, 2009. (AP Photo/Elise Amendola

(AP Photo/Elise Amendola)


"The Etta James classic 'At Last' was the Obamas' song of the evening,

crooned by Beyonce at the Neighborhood Ball,

the first of 10 inaugural celebrations they attended

into the early hours of Wednesday."






America cheers



Spectators cheer in Times Square as they watch President Barack Obama give his





dreams shining in joyous tears