One of the often missed pieces of news from the US elections last week was that Puerto Rico voted to become an official state of the United States. Of course, that does not yet mean that they are anywhere near being offered statehood, but it is work thinking about.
And of course, the most important question that it raises is: what would the flag look like with a 51st state?
The Smithsonian is running an interesting article about what an American flag with 51 stars might look like. Have a read, there are some great options out there!