Here are the results of previous caption competitions…
The winner chosen was Anthony with,”Staff refuse to be sacked…………. ”
The winner chosen was Mario Rabaiotti with, “Organisers bring a backup system in, as the audio induction loop system fails”
The winner chose to remain anonymous, but here is their unique and obscure entry:
“In an unexpected gesture of good will, the Wicked Witch of the West had been to Halfords to treat the more older monkeys in her army”
“the Soar de France”; “Tour de Air France”; The “Unflappable Team GB!”
And a whole host of Olympics references, including the more controversial:
“Allegations of ‘kit fixing’ by Olympic cyclists take a sinister turn with the arrival of the Korean team” (Anne Pargeter).
The winner is capcomp (quite possibly not their real name!) with this fantastic change of context:
Sadly, neither Sharon nor Charlene passed the “Drink Diving” test.
And yes, quite a few noticed the size difference!:
“Steroid testing to be introduced for synchronised swimming” (Geoff Dagger)
“We’ve found out what those stabbing pains were you were getting whilst swimming – harpoons” (Rob Falconer)
The winner is Antony Ward with:
“Buy quick, prices will soon be slashed”
This caption is ruuuude… but funny:
“Crikey, look at the blue veins on that one” (Gary Tvg)
And it wouldn’t be a caption competition without the shameless punning:
“I can’t relive it’s not butter” (Rob Falconer)
“The boys Caerphilly lined up as instructed” (xxkennysgirlxx)
“Pidl” (Antony Ward again… he’s on fire!)
The winner is Minnie Whittaker with:
“The gay pride sailing regatta still attracted KKK protests!”
“The Whites and Coloureds are separated by A-part-tide” & “It’s got nothing to do with Race Discrimination” (Tony Edwards)
…some fantastic punning:
“When the coloured sails appeared they realised it wasn`t gonna be plain sailing all the way” (George)
“Is this a nightmare …..or just a dyedream?” (Chris Andrews)
And some marvelous twists of context:
“Judging by the Google map markers, there must be an awful lot of restaurants in the Serpentine” (Falconer99)
“You`ve got to hand it to those ants,they know how to get those leaves across the river without getting wet” (ulley)
The winner chosen is Melanie Barnes with:
“a little after midnight Cinders fancied a kebab”.
February & March 2012
The caption competition took a break but is now back with a vengeance. Plus it also has a great prize!
The winner chosen was Anthony Ward with: “Hello, solar heating engineer here. What’s ya problem mate?”
The winner chosen was… well no winner was chosen really as there were just 2 entries. Everyone obviously preoccupied with mulled wine and not mulling over captions. There was however an outrageous pun…
“Why couldn’t we walk?”
“Cos it’s gonna rain dear”
The winner chosen was Anthony Tasker with: Ryanair latest- “ride in hold” discount.
The winning caption comes from Patrick Pine: “GOP campaign consultant fired after contracting out the design of party’s symbolic elephant to Carson Kressly…”
The winning caption comes from John Saunders: “The Olympic synchronized swimming team get a disastrous bout of hydrophobia”.
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