There was a fake glowing fireplace.
Watching from home, the State of the Union looks so pretty and organized.
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But who's ready to see what this cluster looks like behind the scenes?
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During the State of the Union the Capitol building becomes a warzone.
There is no larger annual gathering of important elected representatives all year. So don't even try to cross this line.
There are TONS of police all over the Capitol.
Fancy policemen have the white gloves on.