Editor, With the upcoming patriotic 4th of July holiday let’s review: Respect the Flag! As per the Flag Code approved in 1976: “During the playing of the National Anthem when the flag is displayed, all present shall stand at attention, facing the flag with the right hand over the heart... When the flag is not displayed (or visible) face toward the music and act in the manner they would if the flag were displayed there.” At the very least: Be Quiet!
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Opinion, Pages 6 on 06/29/2011
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