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So apparently the U.S. Capitol building has a painting on the ceiling of George Washington, surrounded by angelic figures in a fluffy cloud heaven, presented in a fashion that makes him appear almost godlike.
Of course, anyone with even a cursory knowledge of American history would know that this is exactly the opposite of what George Washington wanted.
Seriously, I hate it when people worship "the founding fathers" as though they were the be-all end-all of everything that is good about America. They were great men, yes, but they were just that. Men. Not gods.