Weekend Caption Contest™ Winners

This weeks Weekend Caption Contest™ was another knockout, generating so many top quality entries there’s just not room to honor them all. Below are my personal favorites. The assignment this week was to caption the following picture:

U.S. Democratic party Senator Barack Obama (C) (D-IL) poses alongside Republican Senators Chuck Hagel (L) (R-NB) and Richard Lugar (R-IN) at the start of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee business meeting on Iraq resolution, on Capitol Hill in Washington, January 24, 2007. Democrats took the first step toward a wartime repudiation of President Bush on Wednesday, convening a Senate committee to endorse legislation declaring that the deployment of additional troops to Iraq is 'not in the national interest.' REUTERS/Jason Reed (UNITED STATES)

Here are the winning entries:

1) (pretzel_logic) – “Down goes Lugar…Down goes Lugar..Down goes Lugar…

2) (Giacomo) – “Barack Obama stars in ‘Raging Bulls**t’

3) (914) – “The Thrilla with Vanilla

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Honorable Mention

4) (Rodney Dill) – “Floats like a butterfly, stings like a flea.

5) (JamesT) – “Gots to keep my pimphand STRONG!

6) (Tom Blogical) – “You don’t talk about fight club. You do not talk about fight club.

The Porkbuster Award goes to:

(John in CA) – “Barack Obama prepares to leave an “ear mark” of his own

Until next Friday…

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  • Thanks Kevin, Hagel and Lugar still remind me too much of the Muppets Statler and Waldorf.

  • What a *thrilling* combo that would be…Hagel/Luger ’08.

  • Thanks, Kevin. It was fun as usual!

  • Son of a Pig and a Monkey

    Er, Sian;

    Bigot is spelled with one “g”, just like the N-word.

  • Gmac

    So many excellant choices and so few awards. My laughter quota for the day hs been fufilled, now the bonus kicks in.

  • 914

    Thanx Kevin, I just love these caption thingys..One more with too much racial overtones!

    A righty for whitey!

  • pretzel_logic


    fun as usual

  • Me thinks they all are …….. a bit smelly!