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Maybe this flag idea will stick

Posted: July 9, 2014 - 8:47am

Fourth of July was a beautiful day, with largest crowd I can remember for the parade and park get together. Every body was in good spirits, with lots of sacks of goodies being passed out, but I had one disappointment with the hundreds of flags given away. I had a hole in the top of my cap so I could display mine, but hundreds went undisplayed. A thought came into my mind after the parade that with the enormous amount of money it costs to put on a program this size maybe something could be done. Frequently on the front of the newspapers I get, there are stick-on advertisements. As a lifetime member of the VFW, from Korea, it might be possible to all the veteran groups to team up and purchase stick-on flags and I am confident that 99 percent of the children would put them on and most adults.

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jford 07/09/14 - 10:08 am
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Yeah, cause nothing says freedom,
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like gummy Chinese manufactured stickers.

Not to mention, it's extremely disrespectful and unlawful to display our nation's flag in that kind of totally inappropriate manner.

Reference: Chapter 1 of Title 4 of the United States Code.

Waving the flag doesn't make one a patriot. Being a responsible citizen means respecting the flag, and not trying to co-opt it for gratification of your own interests.

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