For a history of Flag Day go here. And to read a piece I did on the Star Spangled Banner back in August 2007 (with the help of my friend Sylvia,) go to Tanker Bros here.
FLY your flag, America!
[Addendum: I was not going to get political for this post, BUT just found something on FaceBook that I think needs sharing, as a reminder of rights that all Americans have. Flying the flag IS one of those rights, no matter what anyone tries to tell you. The flag of America - and the rights of all Americans - has been paid for by the blood of your patriotic heroes. I asked for - and got - permission to post this. It was on a post reminder to fly the flag today. Read on: