By the numbers: Kerry yawns

Yeas and Nays,Politics,Alicia M. Cohn

It's his first week on the job, so perhaps new Secretary of State John Kerry should be excused for yawning through the keynote speech at the National Prayer Breakfast on Thursday.

3: Number of times the White House pool report described Kerry "yawning" during the speech by Dr. Benjamin Carson, pediatric neurosurgery director at Johns Hopkins University.

Kerry officially started last Friday, but the public ceremony with Vice President Biden happened Wednesday afternoon.

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