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Marion Barry: Inauguration Day 'nothing but joy and pleasure'

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D.C. Councilman Marion Barry, one of this city's most enduring political figures and a man who started his career as a civil rights worker in the South, said Monday that President Obama's inauguration prompted him to recall his past. Barry said the day was "nothing but joy and pleasure," but he also said he was remembering "the pain that a lot of us went through to register some black folks in...

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