PacSun Receives Backlash For Selling Inverted American Flag T-Shirt On Memorial Day

Clothing retailer PacSun received backlash over Memorial Day weekend after selling a T-shirt featuring a black-and-white image of an upside-down American flag, which angered veterans and shoppers who found it disrespectful. What do you think?

“The role of T-shirts has always been to push society’s boundaries.”

Glenn Eades • Music Festival Vendor


“Horrible. The American flag is only supposed to appear right-side up on someone’s disgusting, sweaty tank top.”

John Bickerstaff • Unemployed

“Aéropostale would never disrespect our veterans like this.”

Lindsey Gunn • Marketing Analyst