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CD's Unofficial Caption Contest #744

At this point in hurricane season, the sharknado doesn't seem so bad...

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As always, the deadline is nominally Sunday at midnight Eastern.

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Re: CD's Unofficial Caption Contest #744

GDC testing of the 2021 water game was called off after three GDC members lost fingers. Apparently having the primary game objective be to catch sea life isn't compatible with Safety Theater.
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Re: CD's Unofficial Caption Contest #744

All I said to Frank was that maybe FRC really is about robots. I really didn't think he would be this upset.
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Re: CD's Unofficial Caption Contest #744

This is why "Shark Week at FRC" never caught on.
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Re: CD's Unofficial Caption Contest #744

This is what makes a sharknado especially horrifying: if it could happen at an aquarium it could happen anywhere!
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Re: CD's Unofficial Caption Contest #744

Beep Beep Beep

This is a public service announcement: DO NOT use a shark mouth for an intake. While it may have touch-it-own-it properties, it's a little dangerous around fingers and has a high probability of damaging this year's (2007) game piece. ONLY use it only if you want to get hurt or get a red card.

Now back to your regularly scheduled program. Beep
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Re: CD's Unofficial Caption Contest #744

My face when mecanum wheels were on Einstein in 2015...
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Re: CD's Unofficial Caption Contest #744

Due to major budget cuts, Shark Week has had to cut out allot of their video footage.
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Re: CD's Unofficial Caption Contest #744

Worst. Photoshop. Ever.
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Re: CD's Unofficial Caption Contest #744

You're going to need a smaller robot.

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Re: CD's Unofficial Caption Contest #744

Mentors are friends, not food!

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Baby Shark. Do, do, ow ow, OW OUCH!
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Re: CD's Unofficial Caption Contest #744

Circa 2007: Tim Meeting the other Beatty Beast for the first time.
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Re: CD's Unofficial Caption Contest #744

Marshall when the 2019 rules disallow the use of ROS, LIDAR and virtual reality, require not one but two bags for robots at stop build complete, thorough and accurate tracking of everything (fasteners, wire, building hours, software development time, etc) on the CAW, and have only one legal motor.
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Re: CD's Unofficial Caption Contest #744

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Marshall when the 2019 rules disallow the use of ROS, LIDAR and virtual reality, require not one but two bags for robots at stop build complete, thorough and accurate tracking of everything (fasteners, wire, building hours, software development time, etc) on the CAW, and have only one legal motor.
Before I clicked on your link I thought you were talking about the throttle motor.

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Re: CD's Unofficial Caption Contest #744

Note to self, please add the following to R14

R14. Physical ROBOT elements created before Kickoff are not permitted.

A: Biologic materials (human or otherwise) may not be used on the 2019 robot nor may they be brought in as part of the Withholding Allowance. This includes cartilage, bone and/or teeth (from formerly living things, recently deceased or part of the geologic landscape) used to interact with the carpet or gain an advantage in contact with other robots.

And you thought this job was easy...
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