US State Flags with Terrible Design

Iowa

Concept 1

Removing the offending elements of this flag will leave you with a plain ol' French flag. Which creates another offending element. So how about this?

 

 

The two inverted triangles represent the Missouri and Mississippi Rivers which flank the state to the west and east respectively. The yellow circle represents the sun over the plains of the state. And all four figures in the flag are iconized representations of the letters I, O, W, and A.

Removing the offending elements of this flag will leave you with a plain ol' French flag. Which creates another offending element. So how about this?

 

 

The two inverted triangles represent the Missouri and Mississippi Rivers which flank the state to the west and east respectively. The yellow circle represents the sun over the plains of the state. And all four figures in the flag are iconized representations of the letters I, O, W, and A.