Famous sausages tough to get

January 20, 2009 5:23:43 AM PST
It's almost as tough getting a "half-smoke" as it is getting a ticket to an inaugural ball.

Ben's Chili Bowl in Washington is a local landmark, famous for its "half-smoke" sausages.

Visitors to Washington have found long lines outside Ben's.

Many just want get a snapshot in front the restaurant were Barack Obama ate recently.

One visitor from Hot Springs, Ark. says he and his family had to wait more two hours yesterday, before they could even place an order at Ben's counter.