Very cool! I’m sure you all remember the happy conclusion to the saga of Stephen’s portrait (“National Treasure: Portrait of Stephen“); well, it turns out that we’ll be able to watch the induction via live stream!
Ustream is powering a live stream online of the Smithsonian National Museum of American History’s re-opening on Nov. 21, starting at 8:30 a.m. Eastern Time. Included in the re-opening is Stephen Colbert’s portrait induction into the Smithsonian’s collection. As you know,
Colbert hosted Director Brent Glass on his show in October when Glass announced that Colbert’s portrait was going to be accepted into the Smithsonian’s collection at the National Museum of American History.
It’s sure to be an All-American day. The National Museum of American History has been closed for the past two years for remodeling.
The video stream will be available here on November 21st; stay tuned, and we’ll keep you informed of the exact time and any other details.
Until then, satisfy yourself by watching Director Brent Glass acknowledge Stephen Colbert as a National Treasure: