Tens of thousands turned out at the National Mall in Washington to show their support for what was billed as a "Rally to Restore Sanity".
TV comedians Jon Stewart and Stephen Colbert hosted the event on Saturday, aimed at taking some of the heat out of America's ill-tempered political climate.
Al Jazeera's Nick Spicer was there.
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