"'Politics is the art of looking for trouble, finding it everywhere, diagnosing it incorrectly and applying the wrong remedies.' -- Groucho Marx."
-- Carolyn Hudson, Columbia, S.C.
“At last, elements of Marx we can all embrace.”
-- Sergio Ciccone, Matthews
“I never forget a face, but in your case I’d be glad to make an exception.”
-- Groucho Marx, submitted by Billy Grooms, Davidson
“Oh, great. Now we blend in with those clowns on the other Hill.”
-- Gretchen Zollinger, Charlotte
"You Bet Your Life that the secret word is not 'sequester.' "
-- Lincoln Conaway, Cornelius
“The country’s taxes must be fixed, and I know what to do with it. If you think you’re paying too much now, just wait till I get through with it!”
-- Rufus T. Firefly, Freedonia
Thanks for all your great captions. Here's just a sampling of a few more of the ones that caught our eye this week:
"These government coverups are getting ridiculous."
"Powerful conservatives insisted we be exposed as Marxists."
"Why bother? No one knows who we are anyway."
"Why a Baruck?"
"Gentlemen, our Congressional colleagues may talk like idiots, and look like idiots, but don't let that fool you. They really are idiots."
"We're trying to save face."
"Just act non-Presidential, like Obama."
"At least this facelift came in under budget."
"This is why the Nobel Peace Prize committee shouldn't rush more."
Feel free to join a discussion about the winners, add more captions of your own, or let us know your favorites by clicking the 'Comments' link below. Please join us again Monday, Feb. 25, for a new cartoon caption challenge. -- Kevin Siers