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MASTER LIST OF ALL STYLE INVITATIONAL CONTESTS

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THEME: SLO

PUB DATE WEEK TITLE SYNOPSIS THEMES LINKS TO THIS CONTEST WINNER LINKS TO RESULTS OF THIS CONTEST (usually published 2-4 Weeks later)
March 14, 1993 WRITE A MOTTO. WIN A MONSTROSITY.  Maryland needs a new motto, a multi-purpose slogan suitable for placement on a state seal or a license plate. Something grand, something that embodies the full bodacious majesty of the state.   SLO POL   Text file | Post PDF  "Oslo"  Text file | Post PDF 
September 19, 1993 29  AD NAUSEAM  Come up with an unfortunate slogan for any real product, service, or organization.  SLO   Text file | Post PDF  Tom Gearty  Text file | Post PDF 
September 1, 1996 181  YOU CAN TAKE IT TO DEBUNK  Take a common slogan or saying and prove it wrong with at least one example.  SLO   Text file  Chuck Smith  Text file 
August 17, 1997 231  GIVING QUARTER  Suggest a motto for the "tails" side of any of the state-themed quarters.  SLO   Text file | Post e-version  Barry Blyveis  Text file | Post e-version 
July 22, 2001 411
(LXXVIII) 
X's and Oaths  Take any oath, pledge, declaration or slogan and update it.  SLO   Text file  Jean Sorensen  Text file 
May 18, 2003 506  The Battle of All Mottoes  Provide a slogan for any federal department agency, department, office, etc.  SLO   Text file | Post PDF  Brendan Beary  Text file | Post PDF 
May 23, 2004 559  Your Slogan Here  Come up with a clever slogan or sign for a business.  SLO BUS   Text file  Chris Doyle
Eric Murphy 
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December 11, 2005 640  Whassa Motto Wid You?  Give us a slogan or motto for any of the states, the District or the U.S. Territories.  SLO POL   Text file  Phil Frankenfeld  Text file 
December 29, 2007 746  We Err The World  Give us a motto or short slogan for any country in the world.  SLO POL   Text file | Post e-version  Thomas Murphy  Text file | Post e-version 
July 4, 2009 824  Jestinations  Give us a slogan for any city or town.  SLO POL   Text file | Post PDF | Post e-version  Jay Shuck  Text file | Post PDF | Post e-version 
March 13, 2011 910  Your ad here  Slightly alter an advertising slogan so that someone else could use it.  SLO BUS   Text file  Rachel Braun  Text file 
March 25, 2012 964  The Grossery Bag?  Suggest a design and/or slogan to go on the side of the ardently desired Style Invitational Loser Bag.  SLO STY   Text file | Post PDF | Post e-version  Melissa Balmain  Text file | Post PDF | Post e-version 
October 28, 2012 994  Stick it to us  Suggest a slogan for one of our two new honorable-mention Loser Magnets for 2012-2013.  SLO STY   Text file | Post e-version  Bruce Carlson  Text file | Post e-version 
December 30, 2012 1003  Just do it  Use a well-known advertising slogan for a different company, organization or product to humorous effect.  SLO BUS POL   Text file | Post e-version  Brendan Beary  Text file | Post e-version 
February 15, 2015 1111  When you riff upon a store  Use a wordplay on a song title as a name or slogan for a real or imagined business. (Conversational textWOR BUS SLO   Text file | Post PDF | Post e-version  John O'Byrne  Text file | Post PDF | Post e-version 
April 30, 2017 1225  The Ideas of March  Suggest a march for some group or field, along with one or more slogans. (You might also, or instead, comment on the march with some pertinent wordplay.)  SLO   Text file | Post PDF | Post e-version  Gary Crockett  Text file | Post PDF | Post e-version 
February 18, 2018 1267  Jingle bungle  Suggest an ill-advised spokesman (dead or alive, or fictional), along with a humorously noooo slogan or jingle. (Conversational textSLO   Text file | Post PDF | Post e-version  John McCooey  Text file | Post PDF | Post e-version 
July 19, 2020 1393  Second chance (acned conches?) for anagrams  Describe any of the provided anagram businesses, or offer its slogan. (Conversational textANA BUS SLO   Text file | Post PDF | Post e-version