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Flag Day: Marketing the Stars and Stripes

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Flag Day: Marketing the Stars and Stripes

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Selling the American flag has become big business, and Flag Day creates even more opportunities for merchants. But many say they try not to let materialism prevent them from paying due respect to Old Glory. NPR's Robert Smith reports.