Caption contest: Pawlenty and Obama


Gov. Tim Pawlenty and President Barack Obama came glass-to-glass during a dinner at the White House on Sunday.

The picture is begging for a caption.

Submit yours below.

  • Andrew

    Pawlenty: This cheese is delicious. What kind is it? I’ll have to tell my wife so we can look for it the next time we’re at Sam’s Club. Obama: It’s brie.

  • jacku

    The President: Gee, I thought you were taller.

  • Joanna

    Tim, my wife’s name is Michelle, not Elin.

  • Steve

    Obama: How’s Minnesota doing?

    Pawlenty: Dunno, haven’t really been paying attention the last couple of months.

  • JohnnyZoom

    “Excuse me sir, you are in my seat.”

  • Shane

    Pawlenty: No, no, no. I didn’t say those things about your policy. I…uh… Cheers?

  • Eaganite

    Obama: Yes, we all saw which finger Rahm Emanuel is missing, and no, he’s not waving hi to you.

  • Kris

    Great-More party crashers. I thought we tightened security around here.

  • Scott

    Obama: Save yourself the embarrassment – Don’t run for president in 2012.

  • vjacobsen

    I’m sorry governor, can you please put away the sock puppets? The foreign press is starting to talk.

  • ScottJames

    “So Timmy, I hear that the people of Minnesota feel the same way about you as I feel about Kanye West…”

  • BellePlaineResident

    Obama: “I would like to propose a toast…May 2010 be a year of renewed bipartisan spirit, in the hopes of achieving what is in the best interest of the American people…”

    Pawlenty: “I veto that toast…”

  • Aaron Kurtzhals

    President Obama: “Pssst. Could you give me some tips on how to balance a budget?”