Politics

22 Weirdest Campaign Buttons At The Nixon Library Fair

There will be puns. Proudly geeky members of the American Political Items Collectors showed off their stuff at their annual fair in Yorba Linda, Calif. over the weekend.

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1. Mitt Romney may have lost the campaign for president, but he wins at political buttons.

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ROM-KNEE. Surprising that Romney's crack team of button designers didn't give him more of a leg up.

6. Decent wordplay + excellent reminder that the Democrats' mascot used to be a rooster.

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Political memorabilia collector Rob Clifford says this is probably an 1896 campaign button for William Jennings Bryan, and it is certainly a rooster holding a broom.

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