An Obama supporter, hidden by a mask resembling the soon-to-be President, waves a flag while hanging out of an SUV window shortly after midnight early in the morning of Nov. 5, 2008, after Barack Obama was elected the 44th president of the United States.
Youth flood Massachusetts Street shortly after midnight in the early morning of Nov. 5, 2008, after Sen. Barack Obama beat Sen. John McCain in the race for President of the United States. About 100 youth paraded down the street, slapping hands with passing cars, hoisting signs and chanting.
Barack Obama supporters celebrate as CNN predicts the Illinois Senator a winner in Ohio on election night on Tuesday, Nov. 4, 2008 at Abe and Jake's Landing.
From left, Erika Hane, Megan Vaniman and Michaela Ayers celebrate along with a sea of Democratic supporters inside Abe and Jake's Landing on Nov. 4, 2008, as Sen. Barack Obama (D-Ill.) jumps to an early lead in the presidential elections.
Obama supporters become emotional at Abe and Jakes Landing after Obama's victory speech on election night, Tuesday, Nov. 4, 2008.
Hundreds of Lawrence residents celebrate Barack Obama's victory over John McCain on election night on Nov. 4, 2008, at Abe and Jakes Landing.
Caleb Bigsby pounds his fist after Barack Obama was projected as the next President of the United States on election night on Tuesday, Nov. 4, 2008 at Abe and Jake's Landing.