Notre Dame Installs ‘Touchdown Teleprompter’ for Obama Commencement

President Obama is scheduled to deliver the commencement address at Notre Dame in May. As a result, the White House contacted the university and requested a couple of modifications.

If you’re attending the speech and have been to Notre Dame before, you’re probably used to seeing “Touchdown Jesus” at the stadium:


For what the White House is describing as “security reasons,” the “Touchdown Jesus” will be temporarily dismantled and replaced with “Touchdown Teleprompter.”

Obama Administration officials say they doubt anyone will notice the change:


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