OK, the headline’s a little over the top, but what a photo, from the Daily Mail/AP:
It looks like a narrow escape for one of mankind’s most ancient symbols.
A bolt of lightning illuminates the sky around the 2,500-year-old Parthenon temple, high on the Acropolis during a heavy rainfall in Athens early this morning.
Fortunately, the temple is believed to have escaped any damage.
[story continues in the Daily Mail/AP]