(Reported By Todd Starnes) The Star-Spangled Banner survived the rocket’s red glare and bombs bursting in air – only to face a modern-day threat – silly town ordinances and petty bureaucrats. I’m not sure if it’s an epidemic of anti-American nincompoopery sweeping across the fruited plain or if it’s a general lack of common sense.

Maybe it’s both. I’ll let you be the judge of that. In Lexington, South Carolina Marine veteran Bob Michaelis was told to remove a patriotic display from his mattress company. Mr. Michaelis lined the front of his store with American flags – to honor our troops. READ MORE