"It's just John Kerry handing the Republicans the election!"
-- Rick Romanoff, Charlotte
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"Oh dear, is that a hand up or a handout?"
-- Michael Sandy, Norwood, NC
"My, they really have made voting easy here in Florida!"
-- Dave Wolitzky, Charlotte
"I've heard of a last-minute grab for votes, but this is ridiculous!"
-- submitted by multiple readers
"Politicians offer you their hand until you vote, then it's just their finger."
-- Noel Bankhead, Indian Trail, NC
Thank you for all your entries. Here's a selection of some of the other better lines we received this week:
"Dear, I don`t think it wants your ballot. It wants more money for light rail!"
"That's the thing responsible for electing the 2nd and 6th presidents -- the Adams Family."
"It looks like they are using Palm software!"
"When I was a kid up in Madison County, that hand would have had five dollars in it!"
"Don't be afraid, It's only your RIGHT to vote."
"Don't worry, Edgar -- this is much safer than those computerized voting machines they're using in Ohio!"
"Now it's the right hand taketh and the left hand giveth away."
"Heavens, Libby has her hand in everything during this election."
"Oh NO!!!!!! Are we voting on the Arena Ballot again?"
"They're calling it 'No vote left behind'."
"That must be John Kerry waving goodbye to his presidential aspirations!"
Got another caption to add to the list? Want to judge these yourself, and let us know your winners? Feel free to click on the little blue "Comments" link just below this post to discuss or comment on any of this. Please visit us again Monday for a new cartoon caption challenge.