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Elder Cal Murrell, also known as “the happy preacher,” reacts Thursday during a service celebrating the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr., inside the State Capitol in Atlanta.

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Inauguration Day marks rare intersection with King

President Barack Obama plans to use a Bible that belonged to the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. as he takes his oath of office on the holiday honoring the slain icon, marking what some say is an inextricable tie between the nation’s first black president and the civil rights movement.


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