At Biden’s inauguration, the obvious also suddenly had value, writes HS-Washington correspondent Anna-Sofia Berner.
Invited guests facial masks. U.S. flags fluttered in place of the crowds. The resigning president was absent.
So changed power in the United States, the virus and Donald Trumpin in the shade. President Joe Biden swore an oath of office in front of Congress in the same spot where the savage crowd incited by Trump exactly two weeks ago had demanded the annulment of the election result.