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Button Memories: Book It Buttons

Apr 29th 2015

Button Memories: Book It Buttons
Remember Pizza Hut’s BOOK IT! program? As a kid who already enjoyed reading, being told that I could also earn free pizza was just icing on the cake… or rather, pepperoni on the pizza pie. And I’m … read more
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Jim Keltner Buttons Up

Feb 16th 2015

Jim Keltner Buttons Up
Jim Keltner, qu'est-ce que c'est? John Lennon, Paul McCartney, George Harrison, and Ringo Starr, referenced him as one of the most prolific session drummers in rock'n'roll history. Pictured is a … read more
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Lincoln Campaign Buttons

Nov 16th 2012

Lincoln Campaign Buttons
Steven Spielberg's biopic Lincoln opens today nationwide. While the timeline of the movie focuses on a few months in 1865, and not on either of Lincoln's presidential campaigns, it still got us thi … read more
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Inappropriate Buttons

Sep 26th 2012

Inappropriate Buttons
Not all historic buttons are presidential. In fact, there's a whole subset of buttons that are, for lack of a better description, inappropriate. We've censored the really cheeky ones, but the colle … read more
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Button To The Future

Dec 6th 2010

Button To The Future
What button adorns Marty McFly's denim jacket in Robert Zemeckis' classic 1985 art-film, Back To The Future, you ask? Well, for those of you who didn't pass "The Art of The Google 101" in community … read more
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I Shot JR Buttons Up

Nov 22nd 2010

I Shot JR Buttons Up
It's the 30th Anniversary of finding out, "Who shot J.R." Dallas was the highest rated TV episode ever at the time, with an estimated 83,000,000 people watching. The cliff hanger was s … read more
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The Truman Show Buttons Up

Nov 15th 2010

The Truman Show Buttons Up
Buttons play integral roles as miniature tableaux of expression, even in movies.You may remember Jim Carrey in the Truman Show, a surreal film that blurs the line between real life and reality televis … read more
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