“Nobody should be allowed to burn the American flag — if they do, there must be consequences — perhaps loss of citizenship or year in jail!”
-Donald Trump on Twitter
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I searched this blog for the word "flag," and found that I have blathered about this issue a couple of times before. Some of the posts were so long ago, I don't really remember writing them.
2003 Remember Flag Burning?
2005 Here We Go Again
2006 Constitutional Correction
It's not that I have particularly strong feelings about this issue. I just think that it is nicely representative of the fact that even though everyone says they are for 'freedom,' there's not a lot of consensus on what that exactly means.
Anyway, check out Popehat's comments on this latest kerfuffle.