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9/5/2020
09:00 AM
John Klossner
John Klossner
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Name That Toon: Mask Out

Feeling creative? Submit your caption in the comments, and our panel of experts will reward the winner with a $25 Amazon gift card.

September has arrived, and with it comes a new cartoon caption contest for The Edge. Submit your caption for John Klossner's latest cartoon (above) in the Comments section (below), and our editors will reward the winner with a $25 Amazon gift card. Second-place winner will receive a $10 Amazon gift card.

The contest ends Sept. 30, 2020. If you don't want to enter a caption, please help us pick a winner by voting on the submissions. Click thumbs-up for those you find funny and thumbs-down for those not so much. Editorial comments are encouraged and welcome.

We're also excited to announce the winners of our August cartoon contest. First place goes to Gary Sparks, information security manager at Baptist Memorial Health Care, for the clever caption below the cartoon:

 

Our second-place winner is Alex Henthorn-Iwane, VP marketing at Sinefa, for the caption: "You know, you *can* turn off the video on Zoom."

Thanks to everyone for playing and voting. We're looking forward to your next creative batch of captions.

John Klossner has been drawing technology cartoons for more than 15 years. His work regularly appears in Computerworld and Federal Computer Week. His illustrations and cartoons have also been published in The New Yorker, Barron's, and The Wall Street Journal. Web site: ...
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Gary Sparks
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Gary Sparks,
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9/9/2020 | 7:02:17 PM
Caption for contest
Contract tracing apps don't use the camera.
alex@sinefa.com
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[email protected],
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9/8/2020 | 3:09:20 PM
Name that toon: mask out
"How's that air filtration app?"
ChadF3
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ChadF3,
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9/8/2020 | 1:43:40 PM
Secondary Idea (ignore for voting if multiple entries not allowed)
I know you're a strong advocate for hands free technology, but I just don't think that will catch on.
blightsey3921
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blightsey3921,
User Rank: Strategist
9/8/2020 | 12:15:08 PM
alien virus
I think that COVID-19 phishing email infected your phone with the Aliens Facehugger virus !
bobdehn
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bobdehn,
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9/8/2020 | 11:22:31 AM
Adaptive Tech
Say what you want, I still miss my Google glasses.
lw9090
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lw9090,
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9/8/2020 | 8:37:31 AM
Antimicrobial
"This cellphone case says it kills 99.99% of all germs"
robpomeroy
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robpomeroy,
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9/7/2020 | 3:32:13 AM
Covidiot
I have a good feeling about this mobile antivirus.
DarkPhoenix
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DarkPhoenix,
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9/6/2020 | 11:22:40 PM
I am loving it
"I think I am going to wear the mask permanently"
ChadF3
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ChadF3,
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9/5/2020 | 12:36:22 PM
Submission
This new COVID testing app is amazing.
   OVER THE EDGE
Gone in a Flash

Source: StaySafeOnline.org

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