"If war doesn't change, men must change, and so must their symbols. Even if it is nothing at all, know what you follow, Courier... just as I followed you, to the end. Whatever your symbol... carry it on your back, and wear it proudly when you stand at Hoover Dam."
— Ulysses' final message, Fallout: New Vegas
"The flag should never be used as wearing apparel..."
— U.S. Flag Code, section 176, subsection D