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Caption This for 01/15/10

Posted January 14, 2010 4:45 PM

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01/14/2010 5:03 PM

When you bragged you could land this thing on a dime perhaps you should have demonstrated this in a safer manor.

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01/14/2010 5:15 PM

Ignorance is bliss... until your ignorance makes you hit a huge obstacle.

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01/14/2010 5:39 PM

Oh Sh*t!

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01/14/2010 8:50 PM

"Hey guys, All this just to avoid the $10.00 landing fee."

It's good to see that all are well, climbing down the inside of the tower. How the heck did they miss the guy ropes on the way in?

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Re: Caption This for 01/15/10

01/14/2010 8:50 PM

Look, if you want to recreate the Hindenburg disaster, you need hydrogen. Hot air just won't burn like hydrogen. So go get some d**n hydrogen.

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01/14/2010 10:08 PM

You don't need a weatherman to know which way the wind blows!--Bob Dylan

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01/14/2010 10:41 PM

aaahhhhh, does anybody have any Depends they could spare?

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01/14/2010 11:59 PM

CAN YOU HEAR ME NOW...DAMIT???

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01/15/2010 2:35 AM
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01/15/2010 5:34 AM

I still don't understand these tall mooring posts!

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01/15/2010 5:44 AM

"Whoops! Scotties!"

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01/15/2010 5:45 AM

"Get us out of here, Mr. Scott!" - James teaKirk.

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01/15/2010 5:47 AM

"Och, the transporter has malfunctioned, Captain. Ye'll have to walk..." - Montgomery Scott.

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01/15/2010 6:11 AM

AIR RAGE!!

Ha! Ha!... Try to pass me on the right side. I'll show ya! Right into the giant utility pole.

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01/15/2010 7:04 AM

Nope. No Balloon Boy over here...

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01/15/2010 7:41 AM

"My Tom-Tom didn't say anything about an antenna farm, so SHUT UP!"

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01/15/2010 7:43 AM

"My Tom-Tom didn't say anything about an antenna farm, so SHUT UP!"

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01/15/2010 7:49 AM

On the positive side, dear, I'm not constipated anymore.

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01/15/2010 7:56 AM

Ok,ok...Mick Jager...very funny!

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01/15/2010 8:23 AM

Accident investigation team member says "and this is a picture from just before the second balloon hit it".

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01/15/2010 8:27 AM

I will save you!

The fire department picked the wrong day to try out there new rescue balloon.

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01/15/2010 9:23 AM

Someone just said they just saw Travis Pastrana leaving the seen...

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01/15/2010 10:40 AM

The terrorist attempt to cripple cell phone use fails miserably

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01/15/2010 10:50 AM

I know the package said "extra large", but I don't think its gonna fit.!

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01/15/2010 10:53 AM

Joey, Joey, joey of the suburbs, watch out for that...

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01/15/2010 11:01 AM

Clearly guest's hot air balloon dock needed work.

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01/15/2010 12:01 PM

Banking "industry"(??) balloons.

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01/15/2010 12:30 PM

It was in your blindspot?!? ARE YOU FREAKIN KIDDING ME!!!

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01/15/2010 12:45 PM

But Officer, I wasn't drinking, I swear and telling you...I swerved to miss Santa's Reindeer.

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01/15/2010 4:30 PM

Hey! You the guy that ordered the giant whole belly clam plate? Where do you want the tarter sauce.

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01/15/2010 4:49 PM

Something tells me that the partys over.

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01/15/2010 11:51 PM

"No dear, I can't make my balloon go over there."

"Well then come down this instant!"

"yes dear."

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01/16/2010 2:58 AM

Hey Buddy!! Need a lift??

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01/16/2010 4:43 AM

This is your air balloon traffic reporter here....avoid the the 3:15 air way on the Sacramento/Oakland route, we have a deflation and collision, should be hours to get the traffic moving again......

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01/16/2010 9:23 AM

I DON'T GIVE A DAM ABOUT HIS RATINGS AND THIS LENO THING...YOU TELL LETTERMAN NEXT YEAR HE GETS A SMALLER CHRISTMAS TREE!!!

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01/18/2010 9:03 AM

"Mister!! Over here in the purple balloon!! I represent Wei, Hosem and Goode and it is obvious that someone put that obstacle in your space. Have you thought of having your interests represented by council? Someone who can get you a structured settlement and make you whole again after being so grieviously wronged?!"

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01/18/2010 1:57 PM

Blow harder that way!

I can't fart no more, I already crapped myself.

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01/20/2010 8:37 AM

For the LAST time, you can NOT get your tanks refilled HERE!!

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