In honor of the 30th Olympiad, I've included some of my favorite photos of flags (or flag-related paraphernalia) from around the world. These next two weeks are meant for international camaraderie - but let's face it, they're also meant for unadulterated patriotism.
Patriotic dude, Jefferson Memorial, Washington, D.C.
Buckingham Palace, London, UK
Quebec City, Canada
St. Michael's, Maryland, USA