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Six-Word Caption Contest #16 (and Winner #15)


After a little holiday break the Six-Word Memoir Caption Contest is back. One smart and spirited short-form scribe who describes this heartbreaking photo (hint: it’s really only heartbreaking if you’re a 49ers fan) will win $50 on Shutterfly. Share your six words by 5pm EST on Friday, Feb. 8 in the comments area below to describe the situation you see above. Each entry should be a separate comment and you can submit up to 10 entries; read the official rules for more details.

Contest #15 winning caption to describe the spinning Santa found in this blog post is “Economy’s tough–I deliver sandwiches, too!” by Autumn22. Didn’t win? Pick yourself up and get right back on the bike this week.

Comments

  • Melanie Castillo
    February 4, 2013

    The lights were my turning point.

  • songwriter
    February 4, 2013

    Natural light? We DO have electricity.

  • Hope
    February 4, 2013

    Friday night lights turned off Sunday.

  • Vincent Aurelius
    February 4, 2013

    The sun also rises very beautifully.

  • maryjane31
    February 4, 2013

    Nature at her best. Frame this.

  • maryjane31
    February 4, 2013

    A awesome masterpiece of nature’s beauty.

  • Tuenmun
    February 4, 2013

    Hell, is it that late already?

  • Tuenmun
    February 4, 2013

    Hell, it can’t be that early.

  • Tuenmun
    February 4, 2013

    Will someone please turn out light.

  • Contemplative
    February 5, 2013

    Dotted line between natural and artificial.

  • Contemplative
    February 5, 2013

    Sure cure-all for Seasonal Affective Disorder.

  • Contemplative
    February 5, 2013

    Baby oil, SPF 100, still debated.

  • Mckenna
    February 5, 2013

    Artificial cannot outshine world’s natural light

  • Mckenna
    February 5, 2013

    You need light to see color.

  • Mckenna
    February 5, 2013

    Who said the sky was blue?

  • Michael Kosiba
    February 5, 2013

    One light, one game, one win

  • maryjane31
    February 5, 2013

    Lose the light, save on electricity.

  • JulieJAdams
    February 5, 2013

    Time for a solar powered Superdome!

  • Wendy
    February 6, 2013

    Good! Now more time for commercials

  • Wendy
    February 6, 2013

    Sue me, phone needed to charge.

  • mzejay
    February 6, 2013

    Twilight time, could go either way.

  • MsKillie
    February 6, 2013

    Natural light is better for you.

  • MsKillie
    February 6, 2013

    Nature is reliable, humans are not.

  • MsKillie
    February 6, 2013

    Nature always prevails over manmade mistakes.

  • David Cicotello
    February 6, 2013

    Rising or setting. The light prevails.

  • Twyla Littleton
    February 6, 2013

    There is beauty, even in loss.

  • ElSagacious
    February 6, 2013

    Jupiter sky viewed from terrestrial standpoint.

  • Wendy
    February 6, 2013

    Super Bowl’s least shocking event, literally.

  • Wendy
    February 6, 2013

    The Amish complaints were resolved finally.

  • Wendy
    February 6, 2013

    The most boos for sunsets, ever recorded.

  • tarnicus
    February 6, 2013

    challenge the sun god stalwart incandescents

  • DynamicDbytheC
    February 6, 2013

    Winning the game starts every dawn.

  • DynamicDbytheC
    February 6, 2013

    Sorry Jim. Good night John boy.

  • TFerguson
    February 6, 2013

    Red and Gold’s glory day fades.

  • TFerguson
    February 6, 2013

    A sunset’s worth a thousand spotlights.

  • Whelp
    February 7, 2013

    Welcome to America’s answer to Stonehenge,

  • Anna
    February 7, 2013

    Winning isn’t everything, get over it.

  • Paula Van Camp
    February 7, 2013

    The contrast of light on light.

  • Elinor
    February 7, 2013

    All team colors shine at sunrise

  • Libby Rathert
    February 7, 2013

    A golden sun, will rise red.

  • Sydney
    February 7, 2013

    Win or lose we still lost

  • Alexis
    February 7, 2013

    One field, one team, one dream.

  • Maddie
    February 7, 2013

    nature is the real winner here

  • Abby B
    February 7, 2013

    The light’s go out. Hope doesn’t.

  • Mary
    February 7, 2013

    Molecules will stay, memories will fade.

  • Kathleen
    February 7, 2013

    Wow, look at that telephone wire!

  • Reilly
    February 7, 2013

    Glory, on and off the field.

  • Erin
    February 7, 2013

    Light or darkness, we still play

  • Jenna A
    February 7, 2013

    Your dreams wake you every morning.

  • AbbyL
    February 7, 2013

    Sun down, lights on, game begins

  • Sophie
    February 7, 2013

    The game ends, the team remains

  • Mo Stinehart
    February 7, 2013

    A season of pride is over.

  • Cate
    February 7, 2013

    Just on the verge of greatness.

  • CLAIRE S.
    February 7, 2013

    Which light is the right light?

  • EGH
    February 7, 2013

    Trade lights for sunsets, dream memories

  • Olivia
    February 7, 2013

    in day light everyone is seen

  • Maggie
    February 7, 2013

    Victories are lost. Dreams stay dreaming.

  • Olivia
    February 7, 2013

    Florescent lights need replacing,sun doesn’t

  • JAD
    February 7, 2013

    There was light. It was good.

  • Staraj
    February 7, 2013

    “For starters, stop being so artificial.”

  • scribbling_scribe
    February 7, 2013

    Turn out the lights. Party’s over.

  • scribbling_scribe
    February 7, 2013

    Superbowl Sunday birthed 49ers Black(out) Sunday.

  • scribbling_scribe
    February 7, 2013

    Super bowl 2013 birthed “Black Sunday.”

  • TFerguson
    February 8, 2013

    Brilliance setting only to rise again.

  • KristiSprinkle
    February 8, 2013

    football is tough; life goes on.

  • Spiffy Tumbleweed
    February 8, 2013

    I was rooting for Harbaugh’s team.

  • Spiffy Tumbleweed
    February 8, 2013

    At least the lights work here.

  • KristiSprinkle
    February 8, 2013

    Win: The lights! Fail: The team!

  • Dylan
    February 8, 2013

    Even defeated, the Niners find gold.

  • Dylan
    February 8, 2013

    Daybreak rapping at my chamber door

  • DynamicDbytheC
    February 8, 2013

    Sorry Jim. Good night, John boy.

  • Bobbie
    February 8, 2013

    Shining warmth makes us all Winners.

  • Tracey
    February 9, 2013

    Who is paying the electric bill?

  • Tracey
    February 9, 2013

    Always some malfunction at Super bowl.

  • maryjane31
    February 9, 2013

    Ruined beautiful picture with awful light.

  • drjcs3
    February 14, 2013

    Rise or set. Who really cares?

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