Fascinating Flag Facts (video)

The YouTube channel WonderWhy is promoting vexillology with this video uploaded on November 30th, Fascinating Flag Facts. It has over 150,000 views (and over 1300 comments!). They have done a decent job, though falling short in some aspects. For example, they repeat the often said but historically unsupported claim that the shape of Nepal’s flag […]

Your Flag (Is Wack)

Heath Cottengim has created this epic vexillological rap video.  Enjoy.   Download: soundcloud.com/heathcottengim/your-flag-is-wack Lyrics: genius.com/Heath-cottengim-your-flag-is-wack-lyrics [Hook: Heath Cottengim] Your flag is wack, your flag is wack, your flag is wack Belgium just Germany taking a nap I’d take it all back If you’d just change the flag I be on the attack ‘Cause your flag is wack […]

Jabzy’s Flag Histories

Jabzy (or @JabzyJoe) hosts a YouTube channel focused on Western history.  In addition to nearly 70 Three Minute Histories of various wars, he has a shorter (in number) and longer (in runtime) series of Flag Histories — four to be precise, of Germany, France, Britain, and Italy.  Using many images from art history, he takes each back […]

What Does the ___ Flag Mean?

RealLifeLore is a new YouTube channel presenting a mixture of geopolitics, history, and vexillology.  This includes an entertaining and informative series with titles of the form “What Does the ___ Flag Mean?” So far, there are installments for the UK, France, and Spain. We hope more installments will be forthcoming. In the mean time, here are […]