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Weekend Caption Contest™ Winners

This week's Weekend Caption Contest™ was timely and topical, with the Friday launch of the iPhone. Oddly no one noticed that the subject of the photo, Patrick Scoble, is the son of former Microsoft blogger Robert Scoble. Of course to know that you'd have had to have been following the elder Scoble's liveblogging of the wait in the iPhone lines. The assignment this week was to caption the following picture:


Patrick Scoble, 13, wears a homemade Apple iPhone shirt as he waits in front of an Apple store to be one of the first in line to purchase the new iPhone in Palo Alto, Calif., Thursday evening, June 28, 2007. The iPhone is planned to go on sale on Friday. (AP Photo/Paul Sakuma)


Here are the winning entries:


1) (rob) - "iGot iPhone guy takes a rare break from his other obsession, his iHand."

2) (_Mike_) - "Pay for it ? I've been saving my hair cut money."

3) (Jeff Blogworthy) - "This one time, at band camp..."

Honorable Mention

4) (guido) - "The long awaited return of Mason Reese has finally arrived."

5) (pudge) - "Bruce took the whole "I" thing way too far with the unveiling of his new "I,Claudius" haircut."

6) (Rick13) - "No, I'm not really worried about going over my minutes. Who's gonna call me?"

The Weekend Caption Contest™ Throwback Award goes to:

(Jeff) - "Yeah...I bought my place in line from this mexican...he said he needed the money because his car got crushed last week...how lame is that?"


The Wizbang Weekend Caption Contest™ will return Friday.


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Comments (3)

"iFailed at Judging" ;-)</p... (Below threshold)
Peter F.:

"iFailed at Judging" ;-)

Little forced/ contrite on some, there were better. (And no, I don't include mine....OK, wait, yes, I do..."...and I was right in line behind some guy name Bill Gazes...Grates....or something like that..." That deserved the Throwback to two weeks ago...how smarmy and shameless is this week's Throwback? Sheesh....so direct it's obvious...")

;-)

And what? ONE of the "i(blank's) should've had honorable mention for Easiest Comedic Out.


Relax, I kid. ;-)

I liked Tom Blogical's 'iGe... (Below threshold)

I liked Tom Blogical's 'iGeek'

I guess not every Mexican s... (Below threshold)
Jeff:

I guess not every Mexican sold their place in line...

http://www.foxnews.com/images/298305/1_21_apple_iphone_mexicans.jpg




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