CD's Unofficial Caption Contest #844

Toll free!

The scores after the last round:

Tinnittin 45
Tomithy 41
EricH 39
Osby 35
efoote868 32
Squirrel2412 32
gellnick 30
Karaoke 27
GaryVoshol 26
quin 26
EricKline 24
cgmv123 23
Wayne Doenges 22
GeeTwo 20
DonRotolo 14
rsisk 10
gixxy 6
jackoleary 6
Andy Baker 5
Emiliano6181 2

The rules, for the newbies.

And the picture:

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

Go!

Approaching the window to the future.

Here we see an early prototype of Geordi La Forge’s VISOR being used to control the robot through tracking the driver’s eyes. Field obstructions, however, caused many problems, leading to the GDC declaring the VISOR legal to use.

3847 HP watches in awe as 1323 and 973 takes down their alliance (which included 148) on Einstein.

“Oh, … yeah, … need to load another hatch.”

When you’re playing against 1678 and watch in awe as their vision messes up, causing them to shoot their auto into your goal all the way across the field.

“Whoa! How did that happen?”

This is what would happen if you were to tell a student in 2019 that the 2021 championship would be in July/August.

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Whoa! Andy Baker CAN score two hatches and two cargoes, at the same time and still do it legally

Cheesecake your kitbot alliance into the finals? Why didn’t I think of that.

Championship 3 months later?

Is that our robot on top of the cargo ship?

Watching a robot climb the rocket instead of the hab

What pop culture envisions robotics kids look like when talking to anyone not in robotics

Also: what robotics kids look like when talking to anyone not in robotics

Oh how time flies when you’re having fun.

First place goes to:

Second place goes to:

And the burn award goes to:

Which means the scores are:

Tinnittin 55
Tomithy 43
EricH 41
Osby 38
Squirrel2412 37
efoote868 34
gellnick 32
GaryVoshol 28
quin 28
Karaoke 27
cgmv123 25
EricKline 24
Wayne Doenges 24
GeeTwo 20
DonRotolo 14
rsisk 10
gixxy 6
jackoleary 6
Andy Baker 5
PeterR 2
Emiliano6181 2

Onward!

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