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… Continue reading Fascinating Flag Facts (video)
“Hello Internet” on Flags
Hello Internet is a popular podcast on a variety of topics by CGP Grey and Brady Haran. Flags are a recurring theme. Mike Burnfire has been animating a number of their vexillological discussions on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RVJ61R_Cplo https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=x24W9xxgcyE https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-CxFK-EaGX4 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=F6nnkLSovWM https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1PnkNT2q78Y
Your Flag (Is Wack)
Heath Cottengim has created this epic vexillological rap video. Enjoy. https://youtu.be/kNHMCs5GkS4 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… Continue reading 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… Continue reading Jabzy’s Flag Histories
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. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IBhVJf8n_NM https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PdFt7TOWq0w https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AsxBalxAqzg We hope more installments will be forthcoming. In the mean… Continue reading What Does the ___ Flag Mean?