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FOUND! A Six-Word Caption Contest

Saturday, March 1st, 2008

By Larry Smith

aneasyshot.jpgThere’s less than a week left to take our latest six-word challenge: write a six-word caption for this photo from FOUND Magazine. Dazzle us with your six, and you could win a copy Not Quite What I Was Planning: Six-Word Memoirs by Writers Famous & Obscure and the whole back catalog of FOUND Magazine — FOUND #1 - #5, plus FOUND’s celebration of the Polaroid Era, FOUND Polaroids. The six-word caption contest ends March 7, so take your shot now. Check out some of our favorites entries so far, like one from reader Craig Fishburn which just made me smile: “The dog’s ok, the bird goes.”

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41 responses

  1. Jace says:

    Who you calling cracker, wise guy?

  2. micheal huggins says:

    let me do it for you.

  3. R Barrington says:

    Howdy Doody, or the bird dies.

  4. Emma Kragen says:

    Tomorrow brings what today can not.

  5. Alison says:

    Help your neighbor. Now or never.

  6. cherryghost says:

    hold it steady, shut em up.

  7. keith lofton says:

    Hussein passes the Iraqi Army test.

  8. Kenny Clark says:

    tweety tweety bang bang…you’re dead

  9. WENDY says:

    Does not play well with others

  10. Ryan Johnson says:

    Childhood is fun, Adulthood is serious.

  11. Chris Bartel says:

    Classic TV at its very finest.

  12. Jacob Logli says:

    Life as a child is timeless.

  13. Donnyboy1 says:

    Many Men Smoke; Few Men Chew…

  14. Jim O’Grady says:

    Dog: Parrot, do what he says.

  15. Maura Wahl says:

    Another cheep and Skippy gets it.

  16. Adolf Aschenbach says:

    Young american boy, training for Columbine.

  17. Fred Zorglub says:

    To shoot a mocking bird…not!

  18. F. de Soto Lyons says:

    Adolescent behaviour: aiming doggedly at birds.

  19. F. Hugueny says:

    Caged bird will soon find freedom

  20. Sergei Sputnik says:

    Mad dog pushes boy into crime.

  21. George W. Bush says:

    Believe me, that bird possesses WMD

  22. Anton Chigurh says:

    No country for old birds, tweety.

  23. JB says:

    One mistake. A lifetime of regret.

  24. Parrot says:

    Life without TV is very dangerous

  25. Edweine Loureiro says:

    Mr. President, what about a war?

  26. Karen Hilsberg says:

    Spot said you ate my homework!

  27. Jennifer says:

    Happiness is not a warm gun.

  28. Kathleen says:

    You weren’t the same after that.

  29. Cathy Mealey says:

    Go ahead Tweety, make my day .

  30. Mark S. says:

    Missed Jerry, but Tweety’s in trouble.

  31. Mark S. says:

    Missed Jerry. Got Help. Bye Tweety.

  32. Aaron V. says:

    A broken TV is no babysitter.

  33. nattassa pei says:

    Women fake orgasm and men ignore it.

  34. nattassa pei says:

    whatever you do always be brave

  35. nattassa pei says:

    ooops I didn’t do it again

  36. Gito Rosario says:


    I know why caged bird silent.

  37. M.M. says:

    Polly want to hear a cracker!

  38. Anonymous says:

    Hey! Look at my man boob

  39. hkbvegas says:

    I like reading a post that can make people think. Also, thank you for allowing me to comment!

  40. joker 123 says:

    Excellent article. I absolutely love this website. Thanks!

  41. cuckold Maria says:

    I enjoy reading your websites. Thanks for your time!

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