American Flag Bikini Moments

The American flag has been painted on bathing suits, bikinis, and directly on skin like a bathing suit for decades. From movies to television to magazine spreads, below are the most famous iconic flag-as-bikini interpretations from the past several decades.

Cindy Crawford
Vintage Cindy Crawford

American Pie Stars
The ladies of "American Pie": Alyson Hannigan, Tara Reid, Shannon Elizabeth and Mena Survari

Frankie Rayder
Model Frankie Rayder in a whole flag

Stephen Colbert
Stephen Colbert tried out a similar look

Erica Durance
Erica Durance, "Smallville's" Lois Lane

Jessica Simpson
Jessica Simpson on the cover of GQ in 2005

Gisele showing that America is now her home

Mark Spitz
Mark Spitz in his flag Speedo

Raquel Welch
Raquel Welch in 1970's Myra Breckinridge

Pamela Anderson
Pamela Anderson in the old incarnation of Radar

Bridget Hall
Model Bridget Hall didn't have stripes but her stars are just bodypaint

Jaime Pressly
Jaime Pressly in 2006's "DOA: Dead or Alive"

Fake Sarah Palin
The photoshopped bikini photo that zipped across the web last year


Happy Fourth of July, American ontders!
Happy Bikini Post, everyone! Which are your favorites/who did they forget?