In the wake of an insurrection, the military carried out what amounted to a psychological operation this week—and it worked.
As Joe Biden was inaugurated and after, the nation's capital was empty and under heavy protection.
Images from the morning of Joe Biden's Inauguration Day show a day like none other.
On Thursday, the president made his first visit back to his hometown since he was inaugurated. Security was tight.
"I did not really mean to do this," says comedy writer Frank Lesser.
"I'm just really sad for the country and I want to register my dissent wherever possible."
"We're not here to make more hate or bring problems to our country, this is our country and we love it."
NYPD barriers around Trump Tower didn't stop thousands of New Yorkers from showing up and being heard.
The people who were the most passionate about the debate didn't even watch it.
The intersection of politics and art remains vibrant in these insane times.