It’s ScuttleButton Time! – 1/23/15

Just in case you’ve been feeling deflated lately, a new ScuttleButton puzzle to lift your spirits!

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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.

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Civil Rights / Sign the Bill — Congressional button from the early 1990s.

silhouette of Bella Abzug — The late feminist congresswoman from Manhattan, this button is from her 1976 unsuccessful run for the Democratic Senate nomination.

two checks — I have no idea.

So, when you combine Bill + Bella + Check, you very well may end up with …

Bill Belichick.  The controversial, but winning, coach of the Super Bowl champions New England Patriots.

The winner, chosen completely at random, is … John Watson of Branford, Conn.  John wins the coveted Political Junkie button.

And did we mention that last play in the Super Bowl?  The link below will direct you to YouTube, but it’s worth another look.