Today, July 31st is Hawaiian Flag Day, first declared in 1990 and celebrated that year and every year since.
Flag of Hawaii
The eight horizontal stripes represent the eight main islands and the ensign represents the period that the islands were a British Protectorate.
“Reach for the beer that makes friends!” By Mark Fiore!
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The beer meeting between the President, VP, Officer Crowley, and Prof. Gates could not have gone more badly. Simply look at the beer list:
POTUS: Bud Light
Gates: Sam Adams Light
Crowley: Blue Moon
A complete division among the particpants. What can we divine from this? I think it’s pretty obvious that the divisions between the races are as large as ever, as well as the fact that even Vice President Joe Biden has become convinced that Barack Obama is on the verge of tyranny. It’s all written right there. In the beers. And Bud Light? Reeks of elitism. So effete.
WebGMS-MTSAT / GMS / NASA
These photos show the shadow of the moon over China and the Pacific Ocean during the recent total solar eclipse. The photo on the right was taken one hour after the one on the left.