Flags: Frequently Asked Questions

Flags: Frequently Asked Questions   I think the idea of an FAQ about flags is a bit puzzling because I don’t think anyone is frequently asking questions about flags, but they should be! So, rather than a traditional FAQ this is more like a QTSBFA (Questions that should be frequently asked) because flags are actually…

Are double-sided flags right for you?

A “Double-Sided” Flag:  Is this the right choice for you? Many people ask for double-sided flags when they purchase a custom flag.  Is double-sided the best choice?  Is double-sided the right description for what you want? First, is “double-sided” the right description for what you want? There are: Single-sided flags Single-reverse flags Double-sided flags A…

Earth Day

Earth Day and Flag A summary of John McConnell’s biography by his biographer, Robert M. Weir John McConnell – visionary and creator of the Earth Flag John McConnell is a visionary, a man who, starting in the 1930’s, was able to look far into the future. With vitality and verve and a speaking style that…

19 Fatalities in Football – 1905

Football Today:  A Tame Game! This blog provides some insight into the history and evolution of the tame sport of football!  What today seems like a very fierce, “rough and tumble” game of American football…is actually very tame compared to the historical versions.  One year saw 19 fatalities…and nearly a national ban on the game!…

Tailgating: History & Tips for Success

Believe it or not…there actually is an association for tailgaters!  The American Tailgater Association (ATA). Tailgaters don’t have to be convinced to tailgate. It’s like a force of nature. 2 out of 5 tailgaters start tailgating more than 5 hours before kick-off. 35% are so devoted to tailgating that they never actually enter the football…