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Cutline Contest — 4.28.14

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Haley, left, with Sam Singer, Phoenix City, Ala., and Belle, right, with Sarah Milford, Marietta, Ga., go nose to nose checking each other out during the Braves “Bark in the Park” baseball game with the Atlanta Braves and the Cincinnati Reds on Sunday in Atlanta. You write the cutline. (AP/Atlanta Journal-Constitution photo: Curtis Compton)

Weekend Winner — Facto, with 5 likes: Cliven Bundy and his horse, “black boy”, forever immortalized in dark metal and glow in the dark channeling hats. You can see Weekend photo and all Cutline Contest entries here.

Cutline Contest — 2.7.14

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Bobsledder Pawel Mroz, right, and luger Karol Mikrut, both of Poland, do a handstand for a photograph on Rosa Peak, 2320 meters above sea level, at Rosa Khutor ski resort in Krasnaya Polyana, Russia ahead of the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics on Thursday. (AP Photo/Gero Breloer)

Thursday Winner — Nic, with 8 likes: “Just so you know, 1.3 million fans showed up for the Gozaga game and they witnessed an amazing game. The final score was 786 to 491, Zags won.” Vito Barbieri. You can see Thursday photo and all Cutline Contest winners here.

Cutline Contest — 9.17.13

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Tampa Bay Rays security dive on a fan who disrupted the game and attempted to steal second base during the fifth inning of a baseball game between the Tampa Bay Rays and the Texas Rangers Monday in St. Petersburg, Fla. (AP Photo/Chris O'Meara)

Monday Winner — DFO, with 6 likes: “Prior to announcing for mayor, Mary Souza tests the water to see if the McEuen Field makeover still resonates with Coeur d'Alene voters,” and HM — ScooterMom, with 3 likes: “Miss America's feet sob uncontrollably following the foot maiming traditional shoe parade down the boardwalk.” You can see the Monday photo and the cutline entries here.

Cutline Contest — 9.16.13

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Miss America 2014 Nina Davuluri kicks up water during the traditional dipping of the toes in the Atlantic Ocean the morning after being crowned Miss America Monday in Atlantic City, N.J. Davuluri represented New York. You write the cutline. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez)

Weekend Winner (tie, with 3 likes apiece): Right Girl: “The traditional 'oom-pa-pa' band is seen practicing their “oom-ma-ma” notes for Chancellor Angela Merkel's re-election campaign” and: Pair of Claws: “When you gaze long into the Merkel, the Merkel also gazes into you.” You can see the Weekend Photo and all cutline entries here.

Cutline Contest — 9.9.13

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Contortionist Zlata poses at a bus stop during a photo shooting in Bergisch Gladbach, western Germany, this morning. 100 participants will attend the international contortionists conference running through Wednesday. You write the cutline. (AP Photo/dpa, Rolf Vennenbernd)

Weekend Winner — DFO w/7 likes: “Stacy Keibler threw for 7 fewer touchdowns and 445 fewer yards than Peyton Manning Thursday night. But for some reason the Charmin' lass still landed on several Fantasy Football teams.” You can see weekend photo and all cutline entries here.

Cutline Contest — 9.4.13

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Secretary of State John Kerry shows frustration at questioning from Sen. Rand Paul, R-Ky., at a Senate Foreign Relations Committee hearing Tuesdayb about President Barack Obama's request for congressional authorization for military intervention in Syria. At left is Joint Chiefs Chairman Gen. Martin Dempsey. You write the cutline. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)

Tuesday Winner (tie, w/8 likes apiece) — Pair of Claws: “EWU fans finally get a glimpse of who was behind the red astroturf idea,” and Fort Boise: “Take me out to the Baal game!”  You can see photo & all cutline entries here.

Cutline Contest — 8.21.13

A passer-by, right, appears to mock anti-fur protesters Tanya Ward, left, Zoe Crawford and Jacqui House, right, who have stripped to their underwear in an attempt to persuade clothing designers to stop using animal fur in Sydney, Australia, earlier today. The protestors from PETA, People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals, are protesting at Sydney Town Hall where a fashion festival is set to begin. You write the cutline. (AP Photo/Rick Rycroft)

Wednesday Winner — Kage Mann, with 12 likes: Blonde passerby: “I don't know about them, but I'm always getting things fur-free.”

Cutline Contest — 8.7.13

A groomsman stops to watch as a pair of king salmon are taken out of the Buskin River Saturday during the wedding of fishing guides Kadie and Dake Schmidt in Kodiak, Alaska's Buskin River. The couple's wedding rings were carried in the mouths of the salmon. You write the cutline. (AP Photo/James Brooks, Kodiak Daily Mirror)

Tuesday winner — Randy Myers, with 6 likes: “Johanna, the rare German hairless panda, felt ill at ease amongst the other pandas.” You can see Tuesday photo & 12 cutline entries here.

Cutline Contest — 8.6.13

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Nine month old Johanna sits between 1,600 panda figures from papier mache in front of the main station in Berlin, Germany, Monday. The World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF) has put 1,600 panda bears in front of the train station for two days to symbolize how few of the animals are still alive in the wild. You write the cutline. (AP Photo/Gero Breloer)

Monday winner — DFO, with 7 likes: “”For better or worse shouldn't start with 'worse',” grumbles Lucretia as she walks down muddy aisle to wedding march of “I Have Friends in Low Places.'” You can see photo and 8 cutline contest entries here.

Cutline Contest — 8.5.13

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Lucretia (Blais) Gould walks through the mud run pit in her wedding dress after getting married to Jeff Gould at the Redneck (Olympic Games) in Hebron, Maine, on Saturday. The event continued its tradition of holding unorthodox competitions like lawn mower races, mud runs and tire burnouts. You write the cutline. (AP Photo/Sun Journal, Daryn Slover)

Cutline Contest — 8.2.13

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Russian President Vladimir Putin fishes during a mini-break in the Siberian Tyva region (also referred to as Tuva), Russia. You write the cutline. (AP Photo/RIA-Novosti, Alexei Nikolsky, Presidential Press Service)

Thursday Winner — Nic, with 9 likes: “If you lose your balance, yoga nuh fall in the water.” You can see Thursday photo and read all 9 cutline entries here.

Cutline Contest — 7.30.13

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New Orleans Saints defensive back Chris Carr (40) puts his shoulder pads on his son, 21-month-old Octavian Carr, after their NFL football training camp in Metairie, La., Monday. You write the cutline. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)

Monday Winner — Psalm37: “”Great,” thinks baby Ashlyn, “Just when I'm ready to take my first steps everyone else goes back to crawling!” You can see Monday photo & read all 10 cutline entries here.

Cutline Contest — 7.29.13

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Sprint Cup Series driver Ryan Newman, second from left, along with his wife, Krissie and daughter, Brooklyn, kiss the yard of bricks after Newman won the Brickyard 400 auto race at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway in Indianapolis, Sunday. Sitting next to Krissie is daughter Ashlyn. (AP Photo/Doug McSchooler)

Wednesday winner — Fort Boise, with 5 likes: “Geico tried out a number of animal acts for the “Hump Day” commercial before going with the camel.” You can see photo and read all 7 cutline entries here.

Cutline Contest — 7.24.13

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A hawk is harassed by a mockingbird in Tuscaloosa, Ala. Tuesday. Nearby business workers said the sight has gone on for weeks with the mockingbird not giving up and the hawk holding his ground. You write the cutline. (AP Photo/The Tuscaloosa News, Dusty Compton)

Tuesday Winner — Jen, with 9 votes: “Maybe if I bite my tongue, I'll stop saying things I'll regret when I grow up.” You can see Tuesday photo and read all 11 cutline entries here.

Cutline Contest — 7.23.13

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US singer Miley Cyrus winks during an interview at a radio station in Bad Vilbel near Frankfurt, central Germany, Monday. You write the cutline. (AP Photo/dpa, Boris Roessler)

Monday Winner — Flatlander, with 10 votes: “Ryan ponders how great it is to have seniority at this year's Kiwanis pancake breakfast and getting to catch the pancakes. It is soooo much better then last year when he had to catch the butter and maple syrup.” You can see photo & all 9 cutline entries here.

Cutline Contest — 7.19.13

The Brazilian synchronized swim team perform their routine during a training session ahead of the FINA Swimming World Championships in Barcelona, Spain, earlier today. You write the cutline. (AP Photo/Manu Fernandez)

Thursday winner — Pair of Claws, with 9 votes: “Moments after this photo was taken, (Spokane Councilman) Mike Fagen rushed in, having been informed that there were a pair of hooters being displayed in public.” You can see photo and 15 cutline entries here.

Cutline Contest — 7.18.13

Two young Snowy Owls sit next to each other at Hannover Zoo in Hannover, Germany, recently. You write the cutline. (AP Photo/dpa,Jochen Luebke)


Wednesday winner — JohnA with 14 votes (to Powder Farmer's 13 votes): “The Jets immediately sign the security guard, noting he's the first guy in several years to make a clean tackle in New York.” You can see the Wednesday Cutline Contest photo and read all 14 entries here.

Cutline Contest — 7.17.13

A security guard tackles a fan that ran on the field during the MLB All-Star baseball game Tuesday in New York. You write the cutline. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)


Tuesday Winner — Charlie, with 12 votes: “Rover attempts to get his ducks in a row.” You can see Tuesday photo & all 10 cutline entries here.

Cutline Contest — 7.16.13

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A border collie herds ducks during a demonstration at the Grandfather Mountain Highland Games in Linville, N.C., recently. You write the cutline. (AP Photo/Chuck Burton)

Monday winner (tie) — DFO & Phaedrus: “Coeur d'Alene Councilman Mike Kennedy emerges from Coeur d'Alene political waters long enough to say he's not running for re-election” — DFO, and: “Another candidate enters Coeur d'Alene city politics” — Phaedrus. You can see Monday photo & 7 entries here.

Cutline Contest — 6.27.13

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Models wear creations by fashion designer Rick Owens as part of his men's fashion Spring-Summer 2014 collection, presented Thursday in Paris, as Estonian metal/punk band Winny Puhh perform live, suspended from the roof by their feet. You write the cutline. (AP Photo/Francois Mori)

Wednesday winner — JDanMike/with 5 likes: “this is not the most pleasant of prostate exams rafael has ever had!” You can see Wednesday photo + all 16 cutline entries here.

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