The News Service of Florida reports that a "Festivus pole" made of Pabst Blue Ribbon cans will be placed near a Christian nativity in the rotunda of the Florida State Capitol in Tallahassee.
Political blogger Chaz Stevens, of Deerfield Beach, said the Festivus pole is intended to demonstrate a need for separation between church and state. Beach described himself as an atheist.
"I still chuckle, I literally can't believe there will be a pile of Pabst Blue Ribbon cans in the state rotunda," said Stevens, who requested approval for the pole.
The state formally approved the display on Monday.