It’s ScuttleButton Time! – 8/22/14
For those out there who, week after week, say that you can never figure out the ScuttleButton puzzle — this one is for you.
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 [email protected]. You must include your name and city/state to be eligible.
He’s Frank … He’s Rizzo — He’s the former cop who was elected mayor of Philadelphia in 1971.
Lynn Cutler for Congress — An Iowa Democrat, she lost to Cooper Evans (R) back to back in 1980 and ’82.
Grapes of Wrath/Delano — The grape strike of California, spearheaded by Cesar Chavez and the United Farm Workers in the mid to late ’60s.
Charlie Rose! — North Carolina Democrat Rose served in Congress from 1973 until he retired after 1996.
I Visited New York’s Felt Forum — An arena that’s part of Madison Square Garden.
So, when you combine Frank + Lynn + Delano + Rose + Felt, you kinda get …
Franklin Delano Roosevelt. The nation’s 32nd president.
And the randomly selected winner is … Kathryn Barker of Barboursville, Va. Kathryn gets the coveted Political Junkie button.