"It's just extraordinary to me how many people have come," says Charlie Gibson on ABC. He also sees an ebullience and joy that transcends other inaugurations he has seen.
Katie Couric on CBS explains that she needed help getting through the crowds -- that she had to say "excuse me, I have to be on television. ... Luckily, a few of them recognized me and let me through."
CNN interviews three young women who go to Sidwell Friends, where the Obama girls are going; they say it's no big deal to have presidential children: "They come, they go, people don't really crowd around their car." But having them there is "very neat."