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February 1, 2013 1:38 AM

Commentary: Beyonce, lip-synching and a sign of the times

Barack Obama was inaugurated for his second term last week. I mention that only because there’s a good chance you missed it. That news, after all, was overshadowed by an apparently more important story out of Washington. It was a story that, according to the New York Daily News, caused the public to react in “outrage,” a word The Daily Mail in London echoed. One poor fellow tweeted that his life was “shattered” by it. And a local anchor in DC even affixed the dreaded scandal suffix: “gate.”

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