Howard Dean, the outspoken Democratic Party boss, doesn't want to talk about why Sen. Barack Obama does or doesn't wear an American flag pin. "The discussion is silly," he offers. But he does like to say why he sports a wavy flag pin on his lapel. "I will tell you why I wear a flag pin and why I have since I took this job. I want to remind the Republican Party that they do not own the flag," he says. "We all own this flag."