It’s been four months since ScuttleButton, America’s favorite waste-of-time exercise, left the confines of NPR.org. Since then, and perhaps because of it, America has witnessed some incredible changes, such as the breakup of Bruce and Kris Jenner.
Well, your worries are over. ScuttleButton is back … in a brand new Political Junkie web site, no less.
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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1929-1968 (photo Martin Luther King Jr.) Poor People’s Campaign/Washington, D.C. – The civil rights event that took place after King’s assassination in April 1968.
Kappa Sigs Are B.A.D.D./Brothers Against Drunk Driving – That says it all.
So, when you combine Bray + King + B.A.D.D., you may just very well end up with …
Breaking Bad. The award-winning crime series drama that aired on AMC from 2008 to 2013 and which, for the record, I have never seen.
The winner, chosen completely at random, is Lisa Ehlers of Salem, Ore. Lisa gets the coveted Political Junkie button.