Here's why the American flag is reversed on military uniforms

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Author of the book mentions how Flag's politics get serious, extreme,...
Read the piece below on the etiquette of handling American Flag and ponder how it has become a Merchandise itself, sometimes even made in China!

"The flag should not be dipped to any person or thing. It should never be displayed with the union down, save as a signal of dire distress. It should never touch anything beneath it, such as the ground, the floor, water, or merchandise. It should never be carried flat or horizontally, but always aloft and free."

Back in the 60's Abbie Hoffman utilized the flag and wore it! Yippies (as in 'The Youth International Party') had some fabulous street theater.

Pigasus - 1968 presidential candidate of Yippies

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