I proudly present my entry in the New Yorker Cartoon Caption Contest #540 for October 10, 2016. The drawing is by Will McPhail.
|"I want to try combination therapy."|
Earlier today cartoon editor Bob Mankoff narrowed the field to his fourteen favorite captions. The first of these captions is the only one to use the word combination. I find it rather bland, but probably that's just sour grapes on my part. Let's face it: combination chemotherapy doesn't contract to combination therapy as well as I want to believe it does.
October 17, 2016 Update: The Finalists
October 24, 2016 Update: I voted for the second caption.
October 28, 2016 Update: The Rankings
The highest-ranked captions: