Welcome to the circus! Last year TheBlaze has your standard graphics for the State of the Union, nothing that different from what you might find on FOX News or MSNBC. This year? We went with something a little different. Something that showed off what the State of the Union really is.

“We’re not here to cover things for the people in Washington. We’re here to cover things for you. And … there’s nobody on our staff that believes the State of the Union is important, or is anything other than cakes and circuses, clowns and ponies,” Glenn said.

Just watch the opening few minutes of tonight’s Glenn Beck Program to see what we’re talking about: