Thursday, January 15, 2009

Surviving the Change of the Supreme Leader: Day 1

I just received this email from the Washington Post (my emphasis):

date: Thu, Jan 15, 2009 at 1:05 PM
subject: Get Inauguration Survival Alerts

Dear, will be offering special 1-day inauguration email alerts that will provide you with all the information you need to survive the biggest event to hit the nation's capital in decades. If you would like to sign up for this alert, please enter your email address here.

Our alerts will provide you with information on traffic delays; closures of roads, bridges, subways and bus routes; tips to help avoid congestion and navigate crowds. We will also offer other forms of alerts that will keep you up-to-date:

Text alert - Sign up for mobile alerts by texting "INAUG" to
WPOST (97678). (Users will receive up to 30 messages a day.)

Twitter - Register on Twitter for follow "Dr.Gridlock." Post Transportation Reporter Robert Thompson provides personal transit updates, plus links to important news articles:

Mobile Site - Go to Inauguration Central on's mobile site:

For all your inauguration survival information, please visit

David Heyman
Director, Customer Relationships

No word, though, on who will provide emails, text messages and twitter survival tips on any future increases in taxes, economic controls, inflation and regulations, during the rest of the Obama regime.

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