If you have not seen this yet it is beyond cool. There amount of money and effort they put into this was just unreal and really cool. There's thinking outside the box and then there's build the box, think out of it, wrap it and present it at the other end of a flight leg after passengers made their Christmas wish.
Fog and all can't stop this guy from swooping in, snatching up and dropping them into the back of a truck.
The reason Stevens is putting the Festivus Pole up in the rotunda is because of a nativity scene that is also in the state capitol. The area in the rotunda is a public forum, according to the state government.
Here is the origin of Festivus from classic comedy "Seinfeld"