I got many questions today about the flag over the US Senate being upside down. I decided to ride over to the Capitol and let you see for yourselves. I also biked around and saw a few sights before heading up to the White House (for part 2 of today’s video).
Just in: The American Flag is flying upside down at the top of the US Senate on the U.S. Capitol in Washington DC. According to the U.S. Flag Code, flying the American flag upside down is only meant to be done “as a signal of distress in instances of extreme danger to life or property