[Ads-l] life imitates art?

Nancy Friedman wordworking at GMAIL.COM
Sat Aug 10 17:29:47 EDT 2019


Buttigieg's official slogan is still "A Fresh Start for America," although
his URL has always been PeteForAmerica.com.

"[Your Name Here] for America" is a popular formula this cycle. I wrote
about it and the other Democratic candidates' slogans
<https://medium.com/@wordworking/ranking-the-candidates-slogans-b91987b664a5?source=friends_link&sk=5ae3427ae6b1fdd4751b449754d5e786>
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On Sat, Aug 10, 2019 at 2:15 PM James A. Landau <JJJRLandau at netscape.com>
wrote:

> The Pete Buttigieg campaign is now using the slogan/email address/etc of
> "Pete for America"
>
> e.g.
>   Pete for America
>   PO Box 1226
>   South Bend, IN 46624
>   United States
>
> I keep wondering if this is a conscious imitation of "Bartlett for
> America", Bartlett's campaign slogan on the West Wing TV show.
>
> - Jim Landau
>
> PS and OT:  I heard an NPR announcer refer to Bronte's "Withering Heights"
>
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