Is your team not doing well in the baseball playoffs? We know the feeling. Rather than moping around the house, why not solve this week’s ScuttleButton puzzle?
How to Play
ScuttleButton, as you may know, is that weekly waste-of-time exercise where we post a vertical sequence of campaign buttons. Your job is to take one word (or concept) per button and add ’em up to arrive at a famous name or familiar expression. Guess the correct phrase and you could be the proud winner of the coveted Political Junkie button!
Enter your submission using the convenient submission form below, or email your submission to firstname.lastname@example.org. You must include your name and city/state to be eligible.
Kopp In — Quentin Kopp lost in his bid to unseat San Francisco Mayor Dianne Feinstein in 1979.
10 Points for Obama — Button put out by the U.S. Conference of Mayors.
Ski St. Anton — A ski resort in Austria.
First On the Moon/July 21, 1969 — The three U.S. astronauts who made that 1969 voyage, culminating in Neil Armstrong setting foot on the moon.
So, when you combine Kopp + Ten + Anton + Neil, you kinda get …
Captain and Tennille. That husband and wife singing duo from the 1970s whose music I never cared for, but they do make a darn good ScuttleButton puzzle.
And the randomly selected winner is … Tom Flack of Sequim, Wash. Tom wins the coveted Political Junkie button.