Sept 16th, 1976, Binghamton, NY — Vice President Nelson Rockefeller gives a crowd of young hecklers an upraised middle finger gesture at the Broome County Airport during a brief stop here while on a campaign trip with Vice Presidential candidate Bob Dole (L, Background, out of focus). Rockefeller said he was “responding in kind” to the demonstrators. Love it. — Image by © Bettmann/CORBIS. The “I could buy and sell you, you little smarmy toad” flip.