Actress Elisabeth Shue (The Karate Kid, Adventures in Babysitting, Back to the Future Parts II & III, The Saint, Hollow Man) really knows how to handle a used American flag. Gently cradling it before sending up in flames.
Now that's a great way to go!
Extra points to Ms. Shue for her daring patriotism. Now, if only we could coax her into saluting?