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Yang wears his flag pin on the wrong side at Dem debate

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Andrew Yang is raising eyebrows for his sartorial choices at another Democratic presidential debate.

The former tech entrepreneur was eyed wearing his American flag pin on the wrong side of his lapel during Thursday’s debate in Houston.

{mosads}According to the United States Flag Code Section 8(J): “The flag represents a living country and is itself considered a living thing. Therefore, the lapel flag pin being a replica, should be worn on the left lapel near the heart.”

Yang, 44, placed his flag pin on his right side. The only other male candidate wearing a flag pin on Thursday night, former Vice President Joe Biden, had his on the left.

The faux pas did not go unnoticed on social media:

It’s not the first time that the Yang has made headlines for his debate fashion. Back in June, he became what’s believed to be the first male White House hopeful to go tie-less at a presidential debate. 

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