State Of The Union 2011 (PHOTOS)

PHOTOS: State Of The Union 2011

The impact of President Obama's State of the Union address remains to be seen, but to this point it has at least produced some terrific images.

Democrats and Republicans intermingled, political leaders with differing opinions and ideas sat down together to hear the words of the President, who called for cooperation in an era of divided political power. What may go down as one of the most important addresses in recent history produced some stunning images of not only opponents in close proximity, but the nation's leader calling on these opponents to work together.

The images below are a visual summary of the night, from preparation to reflection, spanning the Presidents address.

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