You Write the Caption

The new caption winner: Aug. 26, 2016


“Computer, what forced newspapers out of business?”

Ross Levin, Charlotte

“Yes, Captain, I read that at 0530 this morning online.”

Randy Packer, Charlotte

“There was no logic in that episode.”

Richard Randall, Cherryville

Thanks for all your great entries. This is the first time in You Write the Caption history we’ve had a tie winner, but the judges couldn’t see anyway to avoid that this time. So congrats to great minds, Mike Tuggle and Bill McGloughlin. Here are a few more entries from this week that caught our eye (many of these were multiple entries):

“This is why we should avoid time travel.”

“To Canada and beyond!”

“They boldly went where no politcal party had gone before -- and paid the price.”

“2016 was a most illogical year.”

“It was all highly illogical.”


“It appears to be a Tribble on his head.”

“Democracy’s final frontier.”

“In critical moments, men sometimes see exactly what they wish to see.” - Mr. Spock

“It is curious how often you humans manage to obtain that which you do not want.” - Mr. Spock

“We are in grave danger.” - Mr. Spock

“Forget the Prime Directive! We must interfere!”

Feel free to join a discussion about the winner, add more captions of your own, or let us know your favorites in the 'Comments' section below (using your Facebook account). Please join us again Monday, Aug. 29, for a new cartoon caption challenge. – Kevin Siers