Tuesday, July 31, 2007

Sign of Distress UPDATE

Sad But True over at Les Enrages.Org has written up the story of a North Carolina couple who were arrested and subsequently harrassed by police for flying a flag upside down--a recognized distress signal. Read the story here.

From reader Barbie:Woman Allowed to Fly Flag Upside Down. At the Denver Channel.

5 comments:

barbiebowtie said...

what a bunch of crackers. you should also check out: http://www.thedenverchannel.com/news/
13682202/detail.html

a woman actually won her free speech suit. apparently, it was nowhere near Jesus-land.

HopeSpringsATurtle said...

Thanks for the linky Barbie, I added it to the post.

Joe American said...

If you would like to provoke thought and discourse about the state of our country check out http://www.signofdistress.com/
The Universal Sign Of Distress is the Upside Down Flag!!

ladykaren said...

Good for her. We should ALL be concerned about the state of this country. I wear a U.S. flag pin upside down and love when people ask me about it. Be afraid people...pay attention to what's happening in America and PLEASE stand together!! God Bless America - she needs all the help she can get.

ladykaren said...

Good for her for standing up! I wear an American flag pin upside down and love when people ask about it. Be concerned...Pay attention people and stand together. God Bless this great country - she needs all the help she can get!!