National Run it Up the Flagpole and See if Anybody Salutes It Day
National Run it Up the Flagpole and See if Anybody Salutes It Day is observed next on Tuesday, January 2nd, 2024 (328 days from today).
“Run it up the Flagpole and See If Anyone Salutes It” is an idiom mainly used in print and advertising, used to suggest that you try a new idea to see if people accept it. This day is celebrated every year on January 2nd.
In the mid-1900s of advertising industry on Madison Avenue, for the purpose of trying out advertisements, campaigns, slogans, etc. “Run it up the Flagpole and See If Anyone Salutes It” is one of a number of phrases coined to refer to the raising of an actual flag on a mast or flagpole.
History of Run It up the Flagpole and See If Anyone Salutes It Day
There is no record of the origin of this date. However, someone seems to have decided to set aside a day to demonstrate or show new ideas and concepts. And usually at the beginning of the New Year, everyone is happy to accept new things, which seems to be the reason to choose the first day of January 2 every year as the day to raise the slogan Run It up the Flagpole and See If Anyone Salutes It.
How to celebrate Run It up the Flagpole and See If Anyone Salutes It Day
If you have many new ideas or new perspectives on any field, do not hesitate to share it today. Please share your ideas on the media to receive the opinions of many people around. This day is for you. So don't let rejection and hesitation detract from your ideas. Rejection often stifles new ideas, so it makes people more reluctant to share any of their ideas. And this is a great day to try sharing your ideas without worrying too much about rejection. Get feedback and can edit your ideas for the better. Share it and don't forget to add the hashtag #RunItuptheFlagpoleandSeeIfAnyoneSalutesItDay.
ObservedNational Run it Up the Flagpole and See if Anybody Salutes It Day has been observed annually on January 2nd.
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