Congratulations to Dave M! Our guest judge Lynn Bassanese of the Roosevelt Presidential Library chose your caption, as FDR “was a real Navy man and enjoyed an occasional cocktail so we think he would approve of our choice.”
It’s unlikely President Roosevelt would have enjoyed the wartime cocktail being ladled out, though. The original caption declares: “Saturday’s a holiday for most of the nation’s small fry, but to these youngsters of Roanoke, Va., it’s fat-collection day” (NLR-PHOCO-A-65701 ).
Since today is St. Patrick’s Day, some of our readers may have plans for a green beer tonight. This week’s caption is about drinking, too—use your gift o’gab and give us your best caption!
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You gonna finish that?
Having enjoyed a bit too much of the St. Patrick’s Day festivities, hair of the dog was the best remedy for both man and cat.
And thus, the origins of the term catnip. Soon followed by cat nap.
Cat: Hmm, that’s a good brew you got there.
aye When Irish Eyes ar sleeping…you can Lick the foam away..Aaay…Turr…a..lur..a lurraa….TUR..a Lurr a Liee..
Irish kitteh dispatches nosy human and moves in on teh drinks. Slainte!
“”Tis a pity to waste it.”
“I’m just gonna go ahead and, uh, help you with that….yeah, ok…”
The secret ingredient of meow-mix is reveled.
“I don’t care how much I’ve had to drink, I’m still not going home with you!”
Each pint undergoes strict quality control measures to make sure it is fit for human consumption.
I can has cheezeburger with this, right?