Consider Yourself Warned

The New York Times’s Katharine Q. Seeyle previews Inauguration Day (including a hint of what she’ll be up to):

Much of the day is pro forma, but presidents like to customize details like which marching bands join the parade and which inaugural balls will be designated as official. All those choices will be dissected for meaning.
Liz Cox Barrett is a freelance writer and graphic designer in Kalispell, Montana. She worked as a newspaper journalist in Denver and Kalispell for 20 years.