posted on Sep, 3 2005 @ 12:24 AM
You people make me laugh sometimes. All this fuss over a little icon of the flag and how it's wrong and disrespectful at half mass or upside down or
inverted or whatever. It's a symbol used to represent intangible ideals, most of which have unfortunately been going down the toilet for decades
now. Listening to people argue about the correct and proper way to worship a symbol, while everything that the symbol itself stands for is being
raped, is somewhat amusing to me. Like a dark comedy is amusing.
Metaphorically speaking, "The train has jumped the track and is freefalling into a lonely rock canyon and the only thing I hear people concerned with
are if the curtains match or clash with the overall fung-shi of the ride."
In today's world the flag that is flying high isn't the Red White and Blue. The stars and stripes has been replaced by billboards saying "This
Buds for You, Just do it, Where's the beef? & Have it your way" just to name a few. Unless you plan on getting the root of the problem and digging
it out like the cancer it is, then your flag may as well be this one: