We begin with the Washington Post and a tip of the hat to one of the paper’s greatest editorial cartoonists:
Tom Toles: A Washington Post editorial cartooning tradition continues, sort of
Another historical allusion from the Sacramento Bee:
Jack Ohman: Donald Trump and Lincoln’s Second Inaugural. . .
The Minneapolis Star Tribune takes a global perspective:
Steve Sack: A moment in Earth’s history
The Guardian mines the same vein:
Steve Bell: The inauguration of Donald Trump
From the Arizona Republic, a walkout:
Steve Benson: What if Trump’s inauguration boycott grows?
The Los Angeles Times has a ball:
David Horsey: And a one and a two. . .
The Atlanta Journal-Constitution lays it bare:
Mike Luckovich: Casual Friday
From the Miami Herald, some good advice:
Jim Morin: Fasten your seatbelts!
The Baton Rouge Advocate makes it official:
Walt Handelsman: Inauguration Day 2017
From the Tulsa World, fired with enthusiasm:
Bruce Plante Cartoon: President Donald J. Trump
And from the Chattanooga Times Free Press:
Clay Bennett: Moving In
The Salt Lake Tribune judges the climate of the times:
Pat Bagley: Hottest Year
Finally, granddaughter Sadie Rose captures the mood of the day: