-- Tom Groonell of Charlotte
"No free rides!"
-- Patricia Ringle, Charlotte
"Need a lift to the Cayman Islands?"
-- Kheim Bui, Chapel Hill
"I'd like to help you, but, for Pete's sake, I'm running for President."
-- Rudolph C. Gabriel, Waxhaw
"I see you're still clinging to hope and change."
-- Jason Roten, Kannapolis
"A rising tide lifts all boats."
-- From several readers
"Pardon me, but do you have any Grey Poupon?
-- From a multitude of readers
Thanks for your entries. Here's a selection from some of the other captions we received:
"Don't worry. The Chinese will be here soon."
"Don't your marina dues cover this?"
"Have you seen my dog?"
"Did you fall off the Obama bandwagon?"
"So, I suppose you're looking for a handout as well?
"This must be one of those middle-class rafting parties."
"I won't bail you out, but I'll teach you to swim."
"Are you better off than you were four years ago?"
"I'll tell you my plan to save you right after the election."
"Swiftboated? I feel your pain."
"You're one of Obama's distractions, aren't you?"
Please join us again Monday, July 23, for a new cartoon caption challenge.