With the turmoil, dishonesty and general malaise that seems to be infecting this country and its people, there appears to be a need for reunification and a goal to affect this purpose.
Maybe it could be as simple as a gesture to bond us to new ambitions... something that is simple but yet quickly identified as a goal to unify as Americans and work together for peaceful co-existence.
Many methods have been tried in past civilizations but seemed to fail.
Flags often produce more divisiveness and war; uniforms lead into other vanities; music is too elusive and difficult; language, food, pictures, etc., all have been tried; all have failed.
What about something much simpler that requires little thought, needs no outside additions and is yet able to express acceptance and/or rejection with the least amount of effort… like two fingers from one hand?
One of the most commonly repeated hand gestures in the world is the two-finger combination.
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