Thousands Make Inaugural Plans Despite Lack of Tickets

Thousands of people with no inauguration tickets and little hope of finding any are chartering buses, planning road trips and scrambling for flights to Washington because they are determined to witness the beginning of Barack Obama's presidency. "One way or another, we're going to be there," says Earl Heard, 56, of Gadsden, Ala. His wife, Anna, booked a hotel before the election, he says, but odds they'll find tickets are "slim to none." OBAMA'S PULL: Many feel drawn to inauguration James...Full Story
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