Here is what's left of my entry in the New Yorker Cartoon Caption Contest #553 for January 16, 2017. The drawing is by Joe Dator.
|"Otherwise, it was a great 100 days."|
After the fact, I realize I should have revised this to "Otherwise, it wasn't a bad 100 days." But deadlines are deadlines...
January 19, 2017 Update: The Semifinalists
January 23, 2017 Update: The Finalists
January 30, 2017 Update: I voted for the first caption, which just happened to be the most similar to my own.
February 6, 2017 Update: Winning Caption
Note: Last week, cartoonist Robert Leighton went rowing in the desert. My caption couldn't stay afloat. Be sure to bring your own water bottle to Contest #552.
Check out my blog posts about Joe Dator before it's all over.