Saturday, February 7, 2009

Caption Contest #4 Winner!

Saturday, February 7, 2009
9 comments
And the winner is:
Chris (no blog listed) who said...

If you can just replace that "S" with an "R", you've got yourself a sale!

Chris, I loved this one for its cleverness.
Please contact me at Bird Watcher's Digest to claim your prize.

Here are the runners-up, all of which made me laugh:
Julie Zickefoose
said...

South's gonna do it agin.Delete


Deborah
said...

This should be a lot easier when they get that so-called Bird Atlas finished . .


Arj said...

The Mrs. is gonna be so proud that for once I did stop and ask for directions...

which resembled this fine entry:

Dubs said...

Must be a female wren; a male would never stop for directions
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rmharvey
said...

Non-migratory species can not rely on an innate sense of direction, but there are other ways....


elizabird said...

I am the Northern Wren.Thanks for playing, everyone!

9 comments:

On February 7, 2009 at 2:19 PM Anonymous said...

i don't get it....

On February 7, 2009 at 3:36 PM Bill of the Birds said...

Anon:
I didn't at first either. But if you replace the letter S with an R the directionals on the weathervane spell W-R-E-N.

And that's a Carolina wren in the photo.

On February 7, 2009 at 4:42 PM elizabird said...

That was great....I didn't get it either. Congratulations!

On February 7, 2009 at 5:51 PM KatDoc said...

Ohhhhhhhhhh

I didn't get it either.

Clever! And definitely a winner.

~Kathi

On February 7, 2009 at 8:33 PM MaineBirder said...

Very clever and congrats to Chris!

On February 7, 2009 at 9:50 PM NW Nature Nut said...

I'm glad you chose that one, it was extremely clever!

On February 9, 2009 at 9:26 AM Rondeau Ric said...

Fantastic caption. My hat is off.

I got it.(smirk)

On February 9, 2009 at 10:39 AM Jeanne said...

Thought these were great. It took me a little but I did get it figured out. Couldn't think of anything myself. Love your blog,
Jeanne(Leslie's mom)


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