Guides For The Inauguration And What Do People Expect From The New President

Who can stay away from politics and history today? If you missed the Inauguration of Barack Obama, here is briefly what you can do to catch up.

TechCrunch and ReaDWriteWeb are both running Internet guides for the Inauguration, with suggestions where to watch it, share it and how to stay up to date.

ReadWriteWeb also has a summary from the Citizen Briefing Book of "What Do The American People Want?" from the new administration. Below is a brief list of the top 10 most popular issues with the respective number of votes.

10. Boost America's Economy with Legal Online Poker: 46720 votes/1711 comments
9. Bring Back the Constitution!: 50790 votes/241 comments
8. Revoke the Tax Exempt Status of the Church of Scientology: 51630 votes/509 comments
7. Get the Insurance Companies out the Health Care: 55920 votes/359 comments
6. Revoke the George W. Bush tax cuts for the top 1 %: 58080 votes/119 comments
5. The permanent closure of all Torture facilities (Facilities such as: Guantanamo, and Abu Ghraib): 62120 votes/116 comments
4. Bullet Trains and Light Rail: 66030 votes/433 comments
3. An end to the government sponsored abstinence education to be replaced by an introduction of age appropriate sex education: 66050 votes/157 comments
2. Commit to becoming the "Greenest" country in the world: 71130 votes/197 comments
1. Ending Marijuana Prohibition: 93500 votes/3501 comments

I leave the comments to you. More details are available form ReadWriteWeb.

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