Pins, pins, pins everywhere. Lapel Pins are at the forefront in political corridors across the globe. Pins to support cancer research, the Olympics, or a myriad of other causes, politicians are boasting a colorful array of lapel pins. In the US presidential election lapel pins are a major discussion point.
“The obligation to wear stars-and-stripes pins after 9/11 was such that Barack Obama was called out several years later, in 2007, when he ditched his on the presidential campaign trail. “My attitude is that I’m less concerned about what you’re wearing …”