It's all well and good to be proud of your heritage, but I'm sure wearing your country's flag as a tank top is a crime outside of the Calle Ocho Festival. If you look closely his socks say "USA", because apparently shaming the Puerto Rican flag isn't enough. Maybe he should have worn a red shirt like his two friends.
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