The F is for Funny
This is juvenile and base politicking -- and just a little bit funny. Wisconsin state Sen. Scott Fitzgerald, a Republican, is upset at a political ...
This is juvenile and base politicking -- and just a little bit funny.
Wisconsin state Sen. Scott Fitzgerald, a Republican, is upset at a political button that was on sale at the Dodge County (Wisc.) Fair last week. He's called on Democratic Party representatives at the county and state level to apologize for selling the button, which he called "crude" and "offensive."
So what'd the buttons say? "F Scott Fitzgerald."
The Dems say the F is just Fitzgerald's grade as a state official. Fitzgerald himself says he thinks it stands for, y'know, the "f word." (Uhh, ya think?)
Now, I'm not saying anything about the senator himself. To be perfectly honest, I'd never heard of him until this morning.
And, yes, the buttons are immature. But come on, they are kinda clever.
Join the Discussion
After you comment, click Post. You can enter an anonymous Display Name or connect to a social profile.
How Government Employment Costs Are Growing4 hours ago
Many States Now Demanding Colleges Prove Their Effectiveness11 hours ago
Congress Approves Yet Another Short-Term Highway Funding Bill14 hours ago
States Rethink Restrictions on Food Stamps, Welfare for Drug Felons14 hours ago
Maryland Governor Orders Immediate Closure of Corrupt Baltimore Jail15 hours ago
Kansas Governor Uses Federal Aid to Help Offset $62.6 Million Budget Cuts15 hours ago