6 December 2012 10:39 PM, PST | E! Online | See recent E! Online news »

Eat your heart out, Rockefeller Center—the National Christmas Tree is aglow! President Barack Obama cheered along with the rest of the crowd as Grammy nominee Michelle Obama and their daughters, Sasha and Malia, flipped the switch tonight at the 90th annual tree lighting, the official start of the holiday season in Washington, D.C. Neil Patrick Harris hosted the ceremony, which also featured Modern Family tyke Rico Rodriguez, the Fray, Jason Mraz, Colbie CaillatJames Taylor and Kenneth "Babyface" Edmonds singing holiday tunes for an audience of about 17,000 that braved the chill to enjoy the festivities. But even though this was a yuletide-themed »


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