Obama Mentioned the Stonewall Inn in His Speech

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“That was the first time a gay bar got name checked during a presidential inauguration, right? Can I get a fact check? #inauguration2013” —Dan Savage on the history made when President Obama mentioned the 1969 equal-rights riots at the Stonewall Inn in his inaugural address today. [Dan Savage/Twitter, Daily Intelligencer]