Write your own caption

November 16, 2009 

UPDATE: The winner is IB1SMARTGUY ... Thanks to all who participated!

Try your hand at political cartooning — at least the portion that doesn't require pen and ink. Suggest a short caption for this image to enter our McClatchy cartoon contest and compete to win a signed cartoon from Rex Babin of the Sacramento Bee.

Simply click to leave a comment at the bottom of this page and write your caption. You'll need to be registered, because we need your e-mail address to notify you if you win. We promise not to use your information for any other purpose, subject to the terms of our privacy policy.

The contest will end midnight Sunday, Nov. 22, and results will be announced shortly thereafter.

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