August 27, 2012 The Republican convention is delayed a day because of the weather? A perfect opportunity then to solve this week's ScuttleButton puzzle!
August 27, 2012 National political conventions don't offer the same impact as they did in the past, but that's no reason to ignore this year's festivities. This week's Political Junkie column lists five memorable conventions of the past.
August 14, 2012 It took Mitt Romney all this time to announce his choice of a running mate. It should take you all of 15 seconds to solve this week's ScuttleButton puzzle.
August 13, 2012 Mitt Romney made a risky and daring move in naming House Budget Committee chair Paul Ryan as his running mate. It's a choice that has excited conservatives. But it also gives the White House an opportunity to switch focus from President Obama to the GOP and its plans for Medicare.
August 11, 2012 In Political Junkie Ken Rudin's view, not since Jack Kennedy picked Lyndon Johnson has the choice of a running mate truly affected the outcome in November. The record for subsequent No. 2s is a bit mixed. Here's a scorecard.
August 11, 2012 It's too early to know what kind of a difference Wisconsin Rep. Paul Ryan will make to the GOP ticket. Still, there have been choices who have proved crucial. Here, the top five from the last half-century or so.
August 7, 2012 Only two buttons in this week's ScuttleButton puzzle, a perfect solution for those with short attention spans.
July 31, 2012 Once again, doping accusations surround the brains behind the weekly ScuttleButton puzzle. Maybe you should solve it before sanctions are imposed.
July 24, 2012 One category that, tragically, was left out of this year's Summer Olympics: Time It Takes To Figure Out This Week's ScuttleButton Puzzle.