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Inauguration Day

Born on Inauguration Day: Why it’s special

John Haas Jan 18, 2013
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Inauguration Day

Born on Inauguration Day: Why it’s special

John Haas Jan 18, 2013
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A few months ago, we teamed up with a group of journalism students at the University of Southern California’s Annenberg School. We used social media to find people who were born on Inauguration Days past, and asked them how they think America has changed since they came into the world.  Hear memories and concerns from Robert Olen Butler, Larry Sequino, Ciara McDonough and her 4-year-old son Ronan Goto.

Click on the audio player above to hear the audio postcard.

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