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Vote For The Most Beautiful State/Province Flag  
User currently offlineSuperfly From Thailand, joined May 2000, 40298 posts, RR: 74
Posted (11 years 1 week 15 hours ago) and read 5529 times:

Inspired by the national flag thread.

My vote goes to Maryland.



For Canada, I like New Brunswick




Bring back the Concorde
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User currently offlineSuperfly From Thailand, joined May 2000, 40298 posts, RR: 74
Reply 1, posted (11 years 1 week 15 hours ago) and read 5518 times:



...and JetService reminded me about Indiana's (my homestate)

California's is like totally groovy too!  Smokin cool





Bring back the Concorde
User currently offlineGarnetpalmetto From United States of America, joined Oct 2003, 5512 posts, RR: 52
Reply 2, posted (11 years 1 week 15 hours ago) and read 5517 times:

Ohio (top) and South Carolina (bottom) are my faves.






South Carolina - too small to be its own country, too big to be a mental asylum.
User currently offlineMdsh00 From United States of America, joined May 2004, 4142 posts, RR: 8
Reply 3, posted (11 years 1 week 15 hours ago) and read 5517 times:

So can we vote for our home state?

ew...where did that CA flag come from?  Laugh out loud



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User currently offlineTWFirst From Vatican City, joined Apr 2000, 6346 posts, RR: 51
Reply 4, posted (11 years 1 week 15 hours ago) and read 5509 times:




An unexamined life isn't worth living.
User currently offlinePendrilsaint From United States of America, joined Feb 2001, 685 posts, RR: 0
Reply 5, posted (11 years 1 week 15 hours ago) and read 5492 times:

Maryland and South Carolina definitely. Maryland's is beautiful and reminds me of something medieval.

least favorite? Massachusetts...what a dreary, ugly flag.


User currently offlinePPGMD From United States of America, joined Sep 2001, 2453 posts, RR: 0
Reply 6, posted (11 years 1 week 13 hours ago) and read 5455 times:

I think the best National, and State flag would be the Nation of Texas and the State of Texas.


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User currently offlineLan_Fanatic From Chile, joined Sep 2001, 1071 posts, RR: 5
Reply 7, posted (11 years 1 week 12 hours ago) and read 5448 times:

Veneto, Italy


Castilla y León, Spain


Quebec, Canada


User currently offlineRT514 From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 8, posted (11 years 1 week 5 hours ago) and read 5418 times:

My three favorites would have to be...

Colorado

Saskatchewan

Quebec


User currently offlineN766UA From United States of America, joined Jul 1999, 8629 posts, RR: 23
Reply 9, posted (11 years 1 week 5 hours ago) and read 5413 times:




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User currently offlineDL328 From United States of America, joined Nov 2003, 33 posts, RR: 0
Reply 10, posted (11 years 6 days 20 hours ago) and read 5386 times:

Maryland


Hawaii


User currently offlineUsairways16bwi From United States of America, joined May 2004, 1004 posts, RR: 3
Reply 11, posted (11 years 6 days 20 hours ago) and read 5379 times:

Horay for MARYLAND!!!!  Big thumbs up

User currently offlineSeb146 From United States of America, joined Nov 1999, 12799 posts, RR: 14
Reply 12, posted (11 years 6 days 17 hours ago) and read 5351 times:

Oh, good. A topic I can weigh in on so everyone knows I am still alive. LOL

If I could find them on the net, I would post them but my top three are Alaska, British Columbia and the city of Portland, Oregon.

GO CANUCKS!!



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User currently offlineGoose From Canada, joined Aug 2003, 1840 posts, RR: 14
Reply 13, posted (11 years 6 days 16 hours ago) and read 5344 times:



"Adopted on June 1, 1968, the flag of Alberta contains the Shield centred on an azure-blue background. The shield is topped by St. George's Cross on a white background, representing King George III and symbolizing British heritage. An azure-blue sky highlights the snow-capped Rocky Mountains, shadowing the green foothills, the prairies and the wheat fields.

Blue, along with Gold, are official colours of Alberta."



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User currently offlineSrbmod From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 14, posted (11 years 6 days 15 hours ago) and read 5333 times:

I have to go for the home team here:



It's a lot better than the "Barnes" Flag (named so because the Gov. at the time Roy Barnes ramrodded it in adoption):


User currently offlineJayce From Canada, joined Nov 1999, 520 posts, RR: 0
Reply 15, posted (11 years 6 days 12 hours ago) and read 5311 times:

Although it's really simple, I quite like the Alaska state flag:



The blue represents the sky and the Forget-Me-Not, the state flower of Alaska. The North Star symbolizes Alaska being the most northerly state. The dipper is for the Great Bear - symbolizing strength.

The provincial flag of British Columbia is nice:



The flag itself was derived from the centre shield in the province's coat of arms. The Union Jack with a golden crown symbolizes the origin of British Columbia as a British colony. The wavy blue and white stripes represent the Pacific Ocean. The setting sun represents British Columbia being Canada's most western province.

Just a side note, I once heard that the California flag was supposed to have a pear, not a bear. It was a miscommunication.



"Trying is the first step towards failure" -Homer Simpson
User currently offlineDETA737 From United States of America, joined Oct 2000, 613 posts, RR: 0
Reply 16, posted (11 years 6 days 12 hours ago) and read 5300 times:

I like British Columbia above but I also like Tocatins (Brazil).



User currently offlineSlider From United States of America, joined Feb 2004, 7099 posts, RR: 33
Reply 17, posted (11 years 6 days 11 hours ago) and read 5300 times:

This is where I would insert the Lone Star State's flag, but since it's already under the "favorite NATION'S flag", I'll digress.  Smile/happy/getting dizzy

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