Biblical Archaeology Review 38:6, November/December 2012

Strata: Cartoon Caption Contest

“We got ’em now, kid—it’s in the bag!”

—Jan Sessions, Marietta, Georgia

Thank you to all those who submitted caption entries for our July/August 2012 cartoon (see Genesis 44). We are pleased to congratulate Jan Sessions of Marietta, Georgia, who wrote the winning caption, and our runners-up:

“Birth order—it’s always the youngest who gets the blame.”

—Veronica Hutchins, Farmingdale, Maine

“And now for my Danny Kaye impression: Put the chalice from the palace in the sack with the snack.”

—Valma M. Bartlett, Oak Harbor, Washington

Write a caption for the cartoon (see Matthew 7:9–10: “Is there anyone among you who ... if your child asks for a fish, will give a snake?”), and send it to us by mail or online on our website:

BAR Cartoon Caption Contest
Biblical Archaeology Society
4710 41st Street, NW
Washington, DC 20016

Be sure to include your name and address. The deadline for mailed entries is November 30, 2012. The author of the winning caption will receive a copy of the BAS book The Origins of Things, a BAS tote bag and three gift subscriptions to give BAR to friends. Runners-up will receive a BAS tote bag and two gift subscriptions.

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