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Road Trip to History: A Day in D.C.

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The Chicago Sun-Times is chronicling the journey to Monday's inauguration with the Frazier Family of Marquette Park, and blogging about it. Catch our first story in the series here.

Morning. Woke up late. Worried. Hit lobby by 8:15 a.m. No worries. Many stragglers. Bus finally pulls off at 8:45.
First stop, Virginia. Arlington Cemetery. The 2nd stop, Martin Luther King Memorial. A mutiny is brewing. The passengers question the order of the day. They're more interested in the King Memorial. Why not a visit to King Memorial 1st? Answer: Geography. From our location in Pennsylvania, Virginia is before DC. Mutiny is squashed. Now, a bit of church. It IS Sunday. Claudia Bolton leads bus in a hymm, the Lord's Prayer. O.k. where's that laptop cord....

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