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Maybe He Could Wear A Toga?

Or glue little wings to his ankles? From Reuters:

Obama Speech Stage Resembles Ancient Greek Temple 

Democratic presidential candidate Barack Obama’s big speech on Thursday night will be delivered from an elaborate columned stage resembling a miniature Greek temple.

The stage, similar to structures used for rock concerts, has been set up at the 50-yard-line, the midpoint of Invesco Field, the stadium where the Denver Broncos’ National Football League team plays.

The story goes on to explain it’s supposed to be evocative of the White House. Why not? He already has a presidential seal. 

Jonah Goldberg — Jonah Goldberg holds the Asness Chair in Applied Liberty at the American Enterprise Institute and is a senior editor of National Review. His new book, The Suicide of The West, is on sale now.

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