Howard Dean wears American flag pin upside down

Posted by DarthDilbert at 11/02/2006 12:02:00 PM

"Dean - who arrived in his trademark rumpled style, his tie clip hanging from one side of his nonstarched collar, his American flag lapel pin upside down..." - Times Argus

TITLE 4 > CHAPTER 1 > § 8

§ 8. Respect for flag
No disrespect should be shown to the flag of the United States of America; the flag should not be dipped to any person or thing. Regimental colors, State flags, and organization or institutional flags are to be dipped as a mark of honor.

(a) The flag should never be displayed with the union down, except as a signal of dire distress in instances of extreme danger to life or property.

US Code Title 4 - Chapter 1 > § 8


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