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Are you blessed with insight and good humor? Or just bored today? Share your wit with your south suburban neighbors by entering Patch's comic caption challenge. Just add your dialogue for today's comic in the comment section of this post. Our only requirement is that you keep it clean!

At week's end, we'll pick the winning punchline based on how many of us here at Patch giggle and smile at your contribution. The user who produces the winning punchline will get a personalized proof of the comic, with the winning words and a credit line, from cartoonist Chuck Ingwersen and Patch.

Congratulations to The Guru, who provided the winning punchline to 

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Billable Hours May 30, 2012 at 06:51 PM
The name of my invention is simply called the A-Hole Tester. I came up with this idea while at my neighbor Bob's house. He knows everything, just ask him. Anyway, we were always lighting our farts on fire while watching Fox News. I realized that if an A-hole were to blow on an open flame they instantly burst into flames. Now that I think about it, I can't remember that last time I didn't see Bob on fire. Anyway, who would like to fund my invention and get my idea off the ground?
Kathie May 30, 2012 at 07:32 PM
There are always a few people running around with their hair on fire around here.
Rob P May 30, 2012 at 09:53 PM
Next thing i know there is a giant ant above me with a magnifying glass....
Nella May 30, 2012 at 09:53 PM
What do I know ? I thought OPA was greek for look in the pan.
Moe May 30, 2012 at 10:11 PM
A typical Republican full of hot air and no real solutions!
WA Mama May 30, 2012 at 10:45 PM
Geez, Rick, you're always such a hothead at these meetings.
Patti D May 31, 2012 at 01:24 AM
Looks like John had some of those ghost peppers for lunch again!!
Larry S. Kociolek May 31, 2012 at 02:13 AM
Why is it everytime we have a meeting, Fred turns into a 'Hot Head;!
Dr. Nguyen Van Falk May 31, 2012 at 02:26 AM
your idea sound suspiciously familiar to my "Gay Hole Tester" You should be expecting letter from my lawyer.
Martina Pohl-Martin May 31, 2012 at 04:09 AM
Kumbaya my Lord........
anthony May 31, 2012 at 05:23 AM
All I did was lie cheat and steal..Why did you light me on fire? It was just a joke.....
Hernendo RevolveR May 31, 2012 at 08:17 AM
I can't have that dog in here! I can't have that!
Chronicles of Bob May 31, 2012 at 01:15 PM
Is this a sequel, because it sounds like a Nick Cage movie? The one where he is on a plane taken over by cons, as he's on his way to a honeymoon in Vegas...
Chronicles of Bob May 31, 2012 at 01:18 PM
Has anyone seen my pants?
Billable Hours May 31, 2012 at 02:52 PM
No, but it was directed by Adam Shankman. You may remember him as the guy who directed the 2005 Vin Diesel megahit The Pacifier. It grossed more than $3,200 worldwide, which is impressive for a Vin Diesel movie.
Billable Hours May 31, 2012 at 03:00 PM
Maybe you left them next to Dr. Nguyen Van Falk's "Gay Hole Tester".
Billable Hours May 31, 2012 at 03:04 PM
Doctor I am sorry for any confusion, but I'm failing to see how my "A-Hole Tester" invention could be confused with your "Gay Hole Tester" body part!
Bob May 31, 2012 at 05:52 PM
Ummmm....we said we were looking for a new executive with a fire IN HIS BELLY!!!!!
Bob May 31, 2012 at 05:55 PM
Why did we hire this Dem liberal? He has plenty of fire but no brains or substance!
Rommazontz May 31, 2012 at 11:09 PM
"okay....Carl's gonna update us on the company barbecue."
Rommazontz May 31, 2012 at 11:12 PM
"Anybody mind if I smoke."
Rommazontz May 31, 2012 at 11:21 PM
"Who farted?"
Josh S. June 01, 2012 at 12:24 AM
I am blowing your minds right now, aren't I. Look at Tina's face, she just pooped her pants!
Leda June 04, 2012 at 05:16 PM
Q: What's 300lbs and breathes fire? A: My wife PMSing....that's what!
Tom June 04, 2012 at 08:26 PM
Starved for attention again, Bob?
mom June 05, 2012 at 12:11 AM
Rob P's is my favorite!!
Bob June 05, 2012 at 03:24 AM
No more than you, Tom. The difference is that I made a post on topic with some humor and thought. That's in contrast with your post, which showed neither, probably reflecting its poster!
Tom June 05, 2012 at 04:32 AM
Um, bob...that was my caption. I hadn't even read your posting. Jeez.
Bob June 05, 2012 at 12:52 PM
HA HA! My apologies, Tom. I've been taking so much flack lately that I made the presumptuous assumption that because you uused my name you were talking about me! I need a vacation.......
eric nelson August 26, 2012 at 07:34 PM
Hey you said I should fired up at the next meeting

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