Create The Caption #284

Wednesday, September 24, 2008

(Usually) Everyday I'll throw out a photo, you provide the caption, and then hilarity ensues. I'm also adding a handful of links at the bottom of the page that you should check out each day.

Yesterday's Winners....


"Now's not the time for metaphors, Carlos!"- Zach

"If you put your head REAL close to the ground, you can hear the Brewers."- Sean

"Carlos Beltran: The latest victim of the "What is the capital of Thailand?" joke."- Brian

"I told you that Peter Gammons had a Carlos Beltran Voodoo Doll!"- Fairplay
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Are you funny enough to create a caption for this photo of Eli Manning standing next to his new wax statue during it's debut at Madame Tassaud's Wax Museum?


Daily Links:

Jay Glazer Breaks Another One, This Time It's Millen Getting Axed (Fox Sports)
And He'll Add The Plaxico Story As Well (Fox Sports)
Donovan McNabb Talks With A Philly Blog (The 700 Level)
Nice Glasses Cris Carter! (The Sports Hernia)
How About An Interview With A Big Ten Playmate? (The Big Picture)
Idaho Is Lame (Rumors and Rants)
News League Fantasy Recap (Signal To Noise)
Chris Rock Somehow Compares Sarah Palin To Mike Vick (NESW Sports)
Athletes Are Donating Brains Now (HHR)
Is CC Clutch? (Simon on Sports)
Sony Is Now Making Fun Of Soccer (Dave's Football Blog)
Is Patrick Crayton Really A Number Two? (The Landry Hat)
L.A. Does Not Care About Your Sunday Night Football Games (Farther Off The Wall)

Posted by Awful Announcing- at 12:45 PM

60 Comments:

Uh, which one is the wax Eli?

Anonymous said...
Sep 24, 2008, 12:47:00 PM  

To everyone's amusement, Eli Manning showed up to his wax statue unveiling in full uniform.

Drew said...
Sep 24, 2008, 12:51:00 PM  

Suddenly it seemed twice as improbable that Eli had won a Super Bowl.

Anonymous said...
Sep 24, 2008, 12:52:00 PM  

The one quarterback more immobile than Testaverde.

Anonymous said...
Sep 24, 2008, 12:55:00 PM  

Further proof that you can't polish a turd.

Tiki Barber said...
Sep 24, 2008, 12:56:00 PM  

Simply put: A couple of stiffs.

Corn said...
Sep 24, 2008, 1:00:00 PM  

Meet my new partner for the DSRL. You're cut Peyton! Watch your back Williams Sisters.

Anonymous said...
Sep 24, 2008, 1:06:00 PM  

"Wow he's hot, be cool Eli be cool"

Couga-Palooza said...
Sep 24, 2008, 1:06:00 PM  

And you thought that nothing dangerous would happen because of the large hadron collider.

ethanator1088 said...
Sep 24, 2008, 1:06:00 PM  

Eli: I can't believe there were more people at Cooper's wax unveiling.

Sean said...
Sep 24, 2008, 1:08:00 PM  

Eli generously lets his older brother Cooper wear the same jersey worn by Eli in Superbowl XLII.

Tolley Jenkins said...
Sep 24, 2008, 1:08:00 PM  

It took them 8 months to make and they still couldn't generate a vacant enough expression.

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Sean said...
Sep 24, 2008, 1:10:00 PM  

Eli Manning proves that wussiness is more than skin deep.

MMayes said...
Sep 24, 2008, 1:11:00 PM  

The one on the right has more vivid facial expressions.

Anonymous said...
Sep 24, 2008, 1:13:00 PM  

Eli: "Hey Peyton, you got traded to the Giants?!?! Sweet!!!"

Anonymous said...
Sep 24, 2008, 1:15:00 PM  

Eli holding Tyree's helmet.

(I always wondered how he caught that ball)

www.fitz350z.wordpress.com

Sean said...
Sep 24, 2008, 1:15:00 PM  

That thing is flawless. It even has the towel to cover his piss stain.

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Sean said...
Sep 24, 2008, 1:17:00 PM  

My Dad never got one of these.

hollywood wags said...
Sep 24, 2008, 1:19:00 PM  

"Why couldn't they make me look more like Peyton?"

Signal to Noise said...
Sep 24, 2008, 1:20:00 PM  

Michael Jackson's wet dream.

foos said...
Sep 24, 2008, 1:22:00 PM  

In a terrible turn of events, Tom Coughlin axed off the wax Eli's head when the exhibit was 5 minutes late in opening.

Jeff said...
Sep 24, 2008, 1:23:00 PM  

Reason #10 as to why cloning is an awful idea.

GMoney said...
Sep 24, 2008, 1:28:00 PM  

...and then Eli joined his brother for the unveiling of the wax rendition of an Oreo-licking scene...

Anonymous said...
Sep 24, 2008, 1:47:00 PM  

Eli poses with the wax statue shortly before Cosmo Kramer takes it and makes out with it in his car in front of Monk's Diner.

Jeremiah said...
Sep 24, 2008, 1:52:00 PM  

One is stiff, immobile and lacking in personality. The other is made of wax.

Mal said...
Sep 24, 2008, 1:57:00 PM  

Eli is finally comfortable enough with the New York media to unveil the life size Ken doll he dresses up every game.

Mark Mc said...
Sep 24, 2008, 2:04:00 PM  

By using this statue as a stand-in, finally my acting will be good enough to catch up to Peyton in endorsements!

Kdog said...
Sep 24, 2008, 2:37:00 PM  

Neither pictured have seen a naked woman.

Brian said...
Sep 24, 2008, 2:46:00 PM  

Fed up with brother Peyton's incessant complaining about his ailing knee, Eli finds his new partner for the Double Stuff Racing League.

Sep 24, 2008, 3:01:00 PM  

The Giant's attempt at a more "corporate friendly" uniform didn't grab much fan support

Skip Lee said...
Sep 24, 2008, 3:06:00 PM  

Pictured: The two new wax statues of Eli Manning at Madame Tassaud's Wax Museum.

Dan said...
Sep 24, 2008, 3:17:00 PM  

Sadly, repeated calls to the Waxico Burress exhibit were not returned.

Down Goes Brown said...
Sep 24, 2008, 3:27:00 PM  

"Hey, my arms aren't that scrawny!"

Anonymous said...
Sep 24, 2008, 3:40:00 PM  

Eli, put on your helmet so we can take a picture of you with the wax Eli.

Anonymous said...
Sep 24, 2008, 3:41:00 PM  

Wow, he's just as boring in wax.

Anonymous said...
Sep 24, 2008, 4:04:00 PM  

Eli Manning poses with the wildly unpopular Eli Manning Sex Doll

Anonymous said...
Sep 24, 2008, 4:08:00 PM  

Eli Manning poses with the Giants new back-up quarterback.

Anonymous said...
Sep 24, 2008, 4:09:00 PM  

"I dun look stupid but where's Tiki's wax figurine?" Eli

Simon said...
Sep 24, 2008, 4:10:00 PM  

Will the real Eli Manning please sit down?

jfein said...
Sep 24, 2008, 4:10:00 PM  

Does he look comfortable doing ANYTHING??????

Anonymous said...
Sep 24, 2008, 4:11:00 PM  

Which one's actually giving the 'Manning Face'?

Steven said...
Sep 24, 2008, 4:14:00 PM  

"Eli Manning poses with the wildly unpopular Eli Manning Sex Doll"

there's your winner.

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Sean said...
Sep 24, 2008, 4:20:00 PM  

"Come play with us Danny"

(The Shining)

Dr. Tobias Funke said...
Sep 24, 2008, 4:27:00 PM  

Oddly enough, the wax statue still has the better personality...

Jake said...
Sep 24, 2008, 5:02:00 PM  

Reason #345 for the complete outlawing of cloning.

Anonymous said...
Sep 24, 2008, 5:14:00 PM  

pictured: two quarterbacks better than peyton manning

Anonymous said...
Sep 24, 2008, 5:26:00 PM  

The wax statue just signed a deal to do commercials for American Express.

Michael said...
Sep 24, 2008, 5:30:00 PM  

Weeks 1-15 played by guy on the left.
Week 16-Super Bowl played by stand in on the right.

Anonymous said...
Sep 24, 2008, 5:38:00 PM  

"It would have been cooler if it was made with butter!"

Anonymous said...
Sep 24, 2008, 5:46:00 PM  

The one on the right has the better moves in the pocket.

Bayma said...
Sep 24, 2008, 6:43:00 PM  

Not pictured: Anybody who sees the exhibit and thinks "Who?"

Santa Claustrophobia said...
Sep 24, 2008, 8:51:00 PM  

I am seeing double... FOUR ELI MANNINGS!!!

Pockets Straight said...
Sep 24, 2008, 9:22:00 PM  

The Eli manning New York Giants wax statue was sacked three times by the ever popular Jason Taylor "Dancing with the Stars" statue.

JamesCraven said...
Sep 24, 2008, 9:23:00 PM  

They gave me rickets just to give it that lifelike look.

bvllets said...
Sep 24, 2008, 10:09:00 PM  

This might have been a worst idea than House of Wax...oh wait

I Worship Erin Andrews said...
Sep 24, 2008, 10:36:00 PM  

The real question is why the museum decided to render Eli's image dressed in business casual.

Quannotto said...
Sep 24, 2008, 10:47:00 PM  

The new Eli Manning wax statue proves that even mediocrity is rewarded.

Anonymous said...
Sep 24, 2008, 11:44:00 PM  

They melted down the Steve DeBerg wax statue for this?

Anonymous said...
Sep 25, 2008, 12:49:00 AM  

"Wow, that's the hottest chick I've ever seen!"

Ponce said...
Sep 25, 2008, 9:16:00 AM  

No, you mad scientist! I wanted the OTHER son cloned.

Archie said...
Sep 25, 2008, 11:30:00 AM  

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