There is no better way to say “I love you” on Mother’s Day than to 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!
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UPDATE: John Clark of Tallahassee knew this button immediately. It was used for Sally Munroe, an unsuccessful candidate for the Florida state house of representatives in the 1970s. Thanks, John!
Abolish the Racist Death Penalty/Free Mumia Abu-Jamal! — He was convicted of killing a Philadelphia police officer in 1981; his trial and imprisonment have been part of a longstanding ideological battle over the death penalty and the criminal justice system.
So, when you add Mom + Mumia, you kinda get …
Momma Mia. This is either the worst movie in history (seriously, I had to sit there and listen to Pierce Brosnan sing), or a famous line in an old Alka Seltzer TV commercial. Clearly, I prefer the latter.
Regardless, this week’s randomly selected winner is … Luke Fuszard of Middleton, Wis. Luke gets the coveted Political Junkie button.