But swearing in the new leader of the free world didn’t mean Don King, the famous boxing promoter and owner of the world’s wackiest hair, was going to wear some fuddy-duddy suit. No, King rocked out denim painted for the occasion. Perhaps his voluminous hair kept him warm. That could be the only excuse for such a sight at such a formal event.
Others spotted included: Oprah, garnering a huge shout from the audience when she was shown on the Jumbotrons; Dustin Hoffman; Jay-Z; Beyonce; P-Diddy; newly-crowned Sen. Roland Burris, D-Ill; and celebrity photographer and portrait artist Annie Leibovitz.