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    Monarchs take a load off at Versailles exhibition

    VIDEO:  In all societies and in all times, monarchs and other leaders have made sure they have somewhere suitably grand to sit down. Now a new exhibition at France's historical Palace of Versailles examines the long, symbolic history of thrones across the world -- with dozens of exhibits that have proved fit for royal rumps and presidential posteriors through the ages. Duration: 02:22