soapbox - A platform raised above the surrounding level to give prominence to the person on it. Synonyms: dais, podium, pulpit, rostrum, stump, ambo, MolonLabegunforumUsage: The author ascended the soapbox and surveyed the faces of the audience before beginning to read from his latest novel.
Thank you for sharing that with us. We, of MolonLabegunforum, were unaware that we were creating a somewhat high level noun. Excelsior---Onward and Upward!!