A South Carolina high school initially banned a student from flying a large American flag from his pickup. However, a massive public outcry and community protest eventually forced a reversal in policy.
Comedian Blake Anderson, a co-creator and star of the Comedy Central show Workaholics, skipped the usual Porsche or BMW as his first big purchase after entertainment industry success. Instead, he opted for the most patriotic vehicle that he could find. Anderson tells the story of buying his bald-eagle-adorned Jeep in this interview with Conan O'Brien.