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Adam Zyglis Cartoon Caption Contest: February 2019 winners

We received lots of love from our readers this month, with captions
coming in steady the last several weeks. Entries were heavy on dating
puns and Valentine one-liners. As expected, the ‘stolen heart’ was the
most common theme among the entries. It was fun to see some readers
took their entries in unexpected directions, playing off of details in
the image.

A few of the winners represented the best in a category of captions.
When several readers submit different versions of the same great
caption, we award the best executed of bunch.

And the winners for February are...

First Place
“Don’t worry Miss, #3 won’t get bail – he’s a flight risk.” – Roger Strell, Amherst NY

Second Place
"He turned to a life of crime since Tinder..." – Denise Flis, West Seneca NY

Third Place
"Number three is here a lot but we can't prosecute – it's always consensual" ­– J.S. Merkle, Cuba NY

Finalists

"We know this cupid. And he's not OK." – William Coyle, Flushing NY

"He gives love a bad name." – Susan Gale Wickes, Richmond IN

"Besides my ex, it looks like number 3 has made other bad choices." – Jack Sullivan, Kenmore NY

"Officer, #2 is literally wearing my purse, so yeah...I'm sure he's the one." – Ellen Decoux, Tonawanda NY

"Didn't you tell Cupid smoking would stunt his growth?" – William Algeri, Amherst NY

"Which one was his wingman?" – Gwendolyn Jervis-White, Buffalo NY

"We nabbed him for bow hunting without a license, stalking and indecent exposure, not to mention trying to mess up some political careers." – Kathy Pearce, Wilson NY

"Lady, ya' lookin' for love in all the wrong places." – Jack Jeziorski, East Aurora NY

"It's strange, he only assaults single people." – Rich Wolf, Westminster MD

"Number 3 looks familiar to me, but no, it’s definitely Number 4 who stole my heart." – Chuck Taylor, Phoenix AZ

"He claims he's the god of drunken one-night stands." – Mike Johnson, Cuba NY

 

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