The President's Helicopter Rises over Quake-Evacuated Pentagon

El Presidente may be safely far from Virginia, but Marine One, his personal chopper is in action. David Cenciotti shares this photo of the Pentagon—with fleeing crowds in the foreground. It's been a busy day in Virginia!

Luckily everyone's alright, it seems—although WaPo reports some minor structural damage and water leakage inside the DoD's polygon of solitude. [via David Cenciotti]