Weekend Caption Contest™ Winners

This week’s Weekend Caption Contest™ was topical and timed perfectly for Black Friday. Of course those most likely to have entered profane rants againsts retailers or Nintendo where stuck cruisung the malls and electronics stores looking for the elusive Wii’s so they probably missed the contest entirely… The assignment this week was to caption the following picture:

An employee retrieves games for customers purchasing Wii video game consoles at the Nintendo World store in New York's Rockefeller Center, in this June 21, 2007 file photo. A year after its launch, the small video game console sells out almost immediately when it reaches stores, even after Nintendo Co. has ramped up production several times. (AP Photo/Richard Drew, file)

Here are the winning entries:

1) (Baron Von Ottomatic) – “I don’t care how fast these things are flying off the shelves, if Krugman says the economy is wallowing then the economy is wallowing.

2) (john1v6) – “*sigh* I could be home sleeping off the rest of yesterday’s turkey. Instead, I’m at work because of all these Wii-tards who haven’t discovered online shopping.

3) (Wade R) – “Hillary Clinton was as “surprised as you are” that a large cache of Wii’s was found in the basement of the Clinton library and massage parlor Tuesday.

4) (La Mano) – “Wii the people, in order to form a more perfect gaming environment …

5) (fustian) – “Showing the kind of innovation they are known for, Microsoft introduces a new game console. The “Mii”.

6) (Tom Blogical) – “Why can’t Wii be friends, why can’t Wii be friends?

The Readers Choice Award this week goes to:

(Peter F) – “But mom, I wanted a Wii, not a iiM!

That’s all for this week. A new edition of the Wizbang Weekend Caption Contest™ will debut Friday morning.

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