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Monday, July 18, 2016

US Flag in the 3rd Ghostbusters 'Movie' - "Ghostbusters the Video Game - 2009"

US Flag visible in "third" Ghostbusters Movie - 2009  Notice Ecto-1 and a Ghostbuster in the corner


The flag of the United States of America appears in the 3rd movie to follow the Ghostbusters franchise.  This is not a reboot, not a remake, nor a remutartation - like Malefecent. 

A reboot is based on the original with the same beats and same characters, keeping the characters intact.  A remake is a new adaption, with slight changes.  A remutartation is a new story mixed with alien elements and breaks significantly with the original tone and or story line. 

Ghostbusters - The Video Game is a sequel in the sense that it follows the storyline, because the characters from the Ghostbusters movies further a new original story, often referencing their experiences from the first two movies.  It is a virtual Ghostbusters 3 film, set in the year 1991.

Although this media-game is not an official Hollywood movie, it was created in 2009.  It builds on the storyline of Ghostbusters 1984.  Most importantly it stars the original cast who voice their own digitized avatars: Bill Murray as Dr. Peter Venkman, Dan Akyroyd as Dr. Raymond Stanz, Harold Ramis as Egon Spengler, and Ernie Hudson as Winston Zeddemore.   Like the first Ghostbusters movie, Dan Akyroyd and Harold Ramis were responsible for writing the plot of this immersive media-video-movie game.

Another classic note of this Ghostbusters project is the producer of the media-game by the ultimate Early 80s home videogame console - Atari.  This Ghostbusters package is a gift for true blue fans, faithful to the tone and style of the first Ghostbusters movie.

Of vexillological note, during the rematch of the Stay Puft Marshmallow Man,  A 50 starred US flag can be seen flying along the side of building. 




Saturday, July 9, 2016

Madison Wisconsin Geographic Flag





The flag for 89 Degrees West by 43 Degrees North is a tribar coded to numbers.



Friday, July 8, 2016

Delaware River Port Authority of Pennsylvania & New Jersey Flag


Here is a unique flag that combines the flags of Pennsylvania and New Jersey- The Delaware River Port Authority of Pennsylvania & New Jersey Flag.  It is framed in yellow with a yellow bend from the upper hoist to the lower fly.  The lower hoist side has the Pennsylvania State flag, while the upper fly has the New Jersey State flag.  Written in blue in the New Jersey section is: "DELAWARE RIVER PORT AUTHORITY."  Written in yellow in the Pennsylvania section is: "OF PENNSYLVANIA & NEW JERSEY."   The state steals are on disc of with a slightly lighter colour.






Geographic Flag for Jackson, Mississippi





The flag for 90 Degrees West by 32 Degrees North is a tribar of white, pink, and white.  The tribar codes for 90 Degrees.  The central star codes for 32 Degrees North, and denotes that this is the Western Hemisphere.

Jackson, Mississippi is of the rare places to sit on the "Mirror Meridian of 90 Degrees West" which is the only Meridian aligned to its Eastern Meridian: 90 Degrees East. 


Thursday, July 7, 2016

Geographic Flag for Baton Rouge, Lousiana





The flag for 91 Degrees West by 30 Degrees North is a tribar of white, pink, and red.  The flag covers the area on the grid that holds Baton Rouge, Louisiana.


Tuesday, July 5, 2016

Geographic Charlotte Amalie, US Virgin Islands Flag


The flag for 64 Degrees West  by 18 Degrees North has a tribar of white, indigo, and green.  The colours are reflective latitude and longitude.  And the order of colour to number is based upon the sequence in of the rainbow.


San Juan, Puerto Rico Geographic Flag

 The flag for 66 Degrees West and 14 Degrees North uses the colours indigo, white, green, red, and a little black.  The colours are coded to numbers that are reflective of Longitude and Latitude.  Since indigo is the 6th colour of the rainbow, we have an indigo field.