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U.S. Flag Etiquette: What You Should Know

Republished post by  The Farmers Almanac June 22, 1942, Congress passed a joint resolution, later amended on December 22, 1942, that encompassed what has come to be known as the U.S. Flag Code. Perhaps the most important rule involves how citizens should behave around the Stars and Stripes: The flag of the United States isContinue Reading “U.S. Flag Etiquette: What You Should Know”

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Stand for Something or You’ll Fall for Anything

There is nothing that moves me to tears faster as a veteran, as a military spouse or as a proud American than good flag etiquette.  I am humbled each and every time I see Old Glory being raised by a group of soldiers to the familiar bars of revelry, with a crisp salute.  There isContinue Reading “Stand for Something or You’ll Fall for Anything”