On Tuesday Barack Obama became the 44th president of the united states and the 1st black president. In the aritcle from the washington post they talked about how much obama wants to do and how he is going to work hard to clean up the mess that president bush made. Its very optimistic about how much he can do and is willing to do. It talked about how much of a step forward this is and how much of a big deal it is.
The article in the arkansas news is formed differetly. This state is known as a very republican state. In the aritcle it focuses on the pressure that is on barack obama to perform and to keep all the promises that he has made. They talked about how all during his campaign he talked about how he was going to change things and yes we can and now that he was elected he was saying, yes we can,it will take time but we will. They made it seem like he isnt going to be able to perform the way that he promised.