CD's Unofficial Caption Contest #875

It’s that time again!

The scores after the last round:

Tinnittin 169
Squirrel2412 154
DonRotolo 129
Osby 126
EricH 115
efoote868 112
gellnick 112
GaryVoshol 111
Wayne Doenges 105
quin 100
cgmv123 96
Tomithy 92
rsisk 36
Karaoke 31
Amicus1 24
EricKline 24
GeeTwo 20
NatsirtD 14
Taylor 10
gixxy 8
jackoleary 8
Andy Baker 5
clonedcheese 5
AustinShalit 4
ari_2412 3
PeterR 2
fuddster 2
TheRealJamesOo 2
Emiliano6181 2
Levi_Blumer 2

The rules, for the newbies.

And the picture:

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

Go!

“Is that-- Is that what I think it is?”
“Yep, it is.”
“Been a long time since I’ve seen the sky; I about forgot what it looked like.”

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“If we win this next match, we are going all the way to the top.”
Students look up
“No no no! The top of the rankings. Not the ceiling.”

FRC students really know their history. Here we see them reenacting the flag raising at Iwo Jima.

The teams, in their enthusiasm for playing the Game, fought wildly against the crew who, now that the competition was done, had to dismantle the field.

Photo that caused all the “don’t stand on the [insert field element]” rules in future competitions.

50 years in the future, RIs and referees will be replaced with robots built by FRC students.
The cause of this?
“Your robot seems to be approximately 0.001mm taller than the maximum height allowed in the rules. Please return for reinspection when you have fixed this error.”
silence
enraged screaming of the danged

Student 1: “hey, can you help me out for a second?”
Student 2: “oh man, did the motors burn out again.”
Student 1: “No, no, no, I just need your help with this week’s caption contest.”

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Guy kneeling , lower left - " Bumpers!!! That’s what these robots need."

Bow down before your robot overlords!

It went up so high it came back out of the floor.

“It’s a bird!”
“It’s a plane!”
“No, it’s a falling robo-”

Moments later, they learned the importance of safety glasses firsthand.

Sure would be nice to have a step ladder right now. I didn’t think that far ahead.

It’s Tuesday. You know what that means.

First place goes to:

Second place goes to:

And the burn award goes to:

Which means the scores are:

Tinnittin 171
Squirrel2412 164
DonRotolo 134
Osby 128
EricH 117
gellnick 115
efoote868 114
GaryVoshol 113
Wayne Doenges 107
quin 102
cgmv123 98
Tomithy 92
rsisk 36
Karaoke 31
Amicus1 24
EricKline 24
GeeTwo 20
NatsirtD 14
Taylor 10
gixxy 8
jackoleary 8
Andy Baker 5
clonedcheese 5
AustinShalit 4
ari_2412 3
PeterR 2
fuddster 2
wgorgen 2
TheRealJamesOo 2
Emiliano6181 2
Levi_Blumer 2

Onward!