The Week Contest
This week’s question: A British design firm is selling $215,000 luxury doghouses modeled on Imperial Roman mansions and American colonial villas. In seven words or fewer, please come up with an advertising slogan the company could use to persuade wealthy dog owners to upgrade their pooches’ accommodations.
Last week’s contest: A British tech firm has designed a smartphone app that stops users from making drunken online purchases by freezing their credit cards for 12 hours when their blood-alcohol level exceeds a certain limit. If a U.S. tech giant were to launch a similar app that restrains drunken behavior, what name could the company give it?
THE WINNER: NoWayPal Vivien Abraham, Trumbull, Conn.
SECOND PLACE: Hindr Joel Chanvisanuruk, Cincinnati
THIRD PLACE: Suber Ross Sippel, Pasadena, Calif.
For runners-up and complete contest rules, please go to theweek.com/contest.
How to enter: Submissions should be emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please include your name, address, and daytime telephone number for verification; this week, type “Doghouse” in the subject line. Entries are due by noon, Eastern Time, Tuesday, June 20. Winners will appear on the Puzzle Page next issue and at theweek.com/puzzles on Friday, June 23. In the case of identical or similar entries, the first one ACROSS received gets credit.
The winner gets a one-year subscription to The Week.