It's ScuttleButton Time! : It's All Politics The sun has gone down, people are home from work, the weekend is about to begin.  Only one thing is missing: this week's ScuttleButton puzzle.  Fortunately, it's here, so don't turn off your computer just yet.
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It's ScuttleButton Time!

ScuttleButton for July 30

Remember back in 1984, when the owners of the Baltimore Colts decided to sneak the team out of the city, in the middle of the night, in their move to Indianapolis?  Pretty despicable, right?

Well, I thought I would do the same thing:  sneak a ScuttleButton on the Political Junkie blog late on a Friday night.

The similarities are endless.

Except for how to play the game.

Every Friday on this blog, there are buttons displayed vertically. Simply take one word (or concept) per button, add 'em up, and, hopefully, you will arrive at a famous name or a familiar expression. (And seriously, by familiar, I mean it's something that more than one person on Earth would recognize.)

And don't focus on a political answer. It doesn't necessarily have to be political, though it could be.

A correct answer chosen at random gets his or her name in this column. Personally, I can't imagine a greater honor.

You can't use the comments box at the bottom of the page for your answer. Send submission (plus your name and city/state -- you won't win without that) to

Click here for the answer to last week's puzzle.

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Good luck, and have a great weekend!

P.S. I usually reveal the answer -- and announce the winner -- in this space on Tuesdays.  So you should get your answer in by then.