It’s time to solve the latest 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!
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Elect Darling Governor — Lowell Darling made a semi-serious challenge to California Gov. Jerry Brown in the 1978 Democratic primary.
Elect Darling Governor — As I said, Lowell Darling made a semi-serious challenge to California Gov. Jerry Brown in the 1978 Democratic primary.
Stan the Man/Musial 1941-1963 — The great St. Louis Cardinal left fielder and first baseman.
Birch Bayh ’76 — The Indiana senator sought the Democratic presidential nomination in 1976.
McG & Me — George McGovern was the Democratic presidential nominee in 1972.
So, when you combine Darling + Darling + Stan + Bayh + Me, you kinda get that song we heard at the Royal Wedding.
And the randomly selected winner is … Marc Gudelsky of Rockville, Md. Marc wins the coveted Political Junkie button.