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The Last Word: Week of Nov. 4

Come up with your own caption …

And this week’s winners are . . .

“Hooray! Big Bird got pardoned!” 

 ”Whoo Hooo!  I’m moving to Colorado.”
DAN MARTIN, Petaluma

“Yes! No more campaign commercials!” 
BRIAN NARELLE, Rohnert Park 

“The UNITED States of America wins!”
–  JULIUS ORTH, Santa Rosa 

“The Giants won the series!  And no more Joe Buck! Yee hah!”

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Every week, we’ll post a new cartoon on Watch Sonoma County and invite you to write the caption. Enter the contest by posting your caption below. Vote for your favorite by clicking “thumbs up” or “thumbs down” on each entry.

PD staff will select several winners and publish them every Friday on the Forum page in the Empire News section. Want a shot? Leave your real name and your email address for verification.

The cartoons are drawn by Gary Varvel, who has served as political cartoonist for the Indianapolis Star since 1994.

Click here to see last week’s winners.

35 Responses to “The Last Word: Week of Nov. 4”

  1. Manuel Delgado says:

    Goooooooooooo Honey Boo Boo!

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  2. Frank says:

    yaaaaaay, we have a new King

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  3. Dan J Drummond says:

    If Bush thought he had a mandate from the people in 2004 with his 286 electoral votes,
    Obama must have a SUPER MANDATE with his 332 electoral votes!

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  4. Dan J Drummond says:

    America’s tax system as a whole is just barely progressive, but that should soon change. To you that get a paycheck over $250,000, America thanks you for your sacrifice!

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  5. Now that’s what I call a rocky mountain high!

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  6. Steveguy says:

    The Zumba one cracked me up. If I was the King, I would declare that one funnier than all get out !

    Or perhaps I am too easily amused…

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  7. richard smith says:

    Zumba in High Def…Nice!

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  8. Jean Anderson says:

    YAY! 4 more years of recession and lies.

    Oh, wait…

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  9. Al Cohen says:

    “Touchdown! Obama.”

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  10. Mark Bowman says:

    The election is over! It’s back to “Dancing with America’s Biggest Top Runway X-Factor Idols”!

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  11. richard smith says:

    My favorite! Trump making a total fool out of himself ! Again!!

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  12. Bill Paris says:

    Whoa….Homeland is being renewed for another 4 years!!

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  13. Brian Narelle says:

    Yes!!! No more campaign commercials!

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  14. Bill Paris says:


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  15. Steve Humphrey says:


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  16. richard smith says:

    It’s over! Now let’s concentrate on the victims of Super Storm Sandy!

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  17. Trey Dunia says:

    Yes! We voted for MORE TAXES!! I’m gonna have even LESS MONEY!!!

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  18. Kim Bishop says:

    YES, it’s finally over!!!! At least we’ll get a few days reprieve from all these dang ads until the next campaign starts.

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  19. Frank says:

    yeeeeeeeeeeees, get to tax the rich people
    OH look the Market is down also day after the election, the rich are getting thier just due

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  20. Julius Orth says:

    The UNITED States of America Win!!!!!!

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  21. Julie Ambrose says:

    Yeah! the lesser of two evils won. U.S.A. U.S.A.

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  22. Dan Martin says:

    Whoo Hooo!!! I’m moving to Colorado!

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  23. Frank says:

    yeeeee hawwwww the gold rush show is back

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  24. Bob Charbonnier says:

    Hooray! Big Bird got pardoned.

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  25. Western Cluebird says:

    Four more years to blame Bush and collect unemployment.

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  26. James Bennett says:


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  27. richard smith says:

    The Giants won the World Series,the Niners are in first place,my divorce is final,and Obama just won the election! What a great year!

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  28. Mark Berube says:

    “Yes! The Dallas Cheerleaders are still on!”

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  29. Casinokid says:

    WooHoo! I do not have to hear tricky Mitt say “I’m not a crook”!

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  30. Kellie Ambrose says:

    It’s over, it’s finally over!

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  31. Michael Sheehan says:

    YES! My favorite candidate – None of the Above – FINALLY won!

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  32. Kelly says:

    Five whole minutes without a political ad!

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  33. Carole Huygen says:


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  34. jerry says:

    Yea no more robo calls!!!!

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  35. Skippy says:

    At last!
    No more campaign commercials.


    After millions of dollars spent and thousands of written and spoken words, the Lakers are on the verge of winning their 2nd game this season!

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