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We spent so long chortling at your entries to our WD "Caption This" competitions, we forgot to tell you who the winners were. Besides a stonking great Western Digital 6TB Black drive plus a My Passport Ultra, our winners receive the glory of their names on the wit list below. The full complement of winners from the …

  1. Steve Davies 3 Silver badge

    Hows about...


    I've got rid of Windows 10 (again)

  2. Ugotta B. Kiddingme

    Betty expresses delight at her new cordless monitor's ability to painlessly remove unwanted underarm hair.

    1. Bleu

      That did make me laugh,

      up from me. Srsly, only rampantly trollish captions could bring true hilarity to the pic.

      Source of the pic. would be interesting to hear, one may assume someone in the Reg. or an associate, clearly a pose.

      1. Anonymous Coward
        Anonymous Coward

        Re: That did make me laugh,

        @Bleu; Nope, that's what's known as a cheesy stock photo. (My near-certainty on that count was confirmed by the fact Google Images shows it already in widespread use elsewhere.)

  3. chivo243 Silver badge

    Clearly an online criminal getting caught

    "Hands up! Keep your hands away from the keyboard" We've sent the Internet Police.

  4. lawndart

    It compiled first time!!!!1!!1!

  5. Your alien overlord - fear me

    New biometric camera logon system (take your pick - boobies or underarm hair density )

  6. 0laf

    Microsoft Edge, it's the pits.

  7. lawndart

    The "Virtual Mexican Wave" rapidly went viral.

    1. chivo243 Silver badge


      I was thinking some sort of internet wave screensaver... Just couldn't put into a um what's that contest again oh right a caption...

  8. lawndart

    While Claire was clearly enjoying herself, everyone else in the office thought she had her mouse pointer speed set too low.

  9. Snivelling Wretch

    Erm, and the captions were...?

    1. Captain Scarlet Silver badge

      Something witty I imagine

  10. Anonymous Coward
    Anonymous Coward

    Hurray, I've disabled the porn filter.

  11. Sequin

    Teledildonics finally reaches the consumer market.

  12. Bleu

    OMG that is amazing!

    I am so happy to have such a photo of my pet cat to upload!! It will get me so many likes and so much sharing!!!


    Best photo of me I've ever taken! It will get me so many likes and so much sharing!!


    OMG! I have my highest number of likes ever on Facebook!!

    more alternatively

    Finally got that GIF animation I made in the Gimp running! Looks amazing!!

    more more alternatively

    When I got the raster interrupt tricks going in my C 64 emulator, I was more than over the moon!!

    more likely

    I am so happy to hear from ...!!


    Just cleared the level! It took hours!! So happy!!!


    Are you really about to pop out of there and visit me?! it's so exciting!!

    None of mine are very funny, but the photo surely suits the first to third, and current 'net obsessions.

    Not that any of the winning entries made me laugh.

  13. Fading

    Whilst they appreciated the enthusiasm...

    Lucy couldn't quite muster the decorum required when working on the Samaritans' help desk.

  14. Anonymous Coward
    Anonymous Coward

    Dyson's new 'pit drier' was proving a hit with Sweaty Betty in accounts.

  15. Anonymous Coward
    Anonymous Coward

    After getting up, turning on the computer, having a shower (and shaving armpits), having breakfast, going to work, going to the cocktail bar, coming home, Jenny finally got to the log in prompt on MS windows just before bedtime.

  16. Chris G Silver badge

    Emily was so happy

    She got the job as Office Axillary!

  17. x 7

    "do my nipples look big in this?"

  18. Anonymous Coward
    Anonymous Coward

    That b1tch who stole my boyfriend...

    ....had all her A$hley Madi$on details leaked online...

  19. lawndart

    At last - a guy who wants me to leave them covered up!

  20. Fink-Nottle


    ... if the pencil didn't fall out then you qualify for Sir James Saville program designed to mentor young girls interested in pursuing STEM careers.

  21. Alister

    "I can't hold this headline up for much longer!"

  22. Fungus Bob


  23. Anonymous Coward
    Anonymous Coward


    Windows finally finished patching after 9 hours - so NOW I can go home!

  24. mhoulden

    There's a new design Etch-a-Sketch!

  25. Anonymous Coward
    Anonymous Coward

    For the latest generation of our DRM, we will literally put padlocks onto the ears of would-be customers to prevent them reselling the sound after hearing it.

  26. DrJaymansLoveCookie

    Yes!, that Angolan prince got my deposit. Now I can retire...

  27. dan1980

    "Successful business woman with arms up - isolated over a white background".

  28. dan1980
  29. Come to the Dark Side

    The latest security patch for WinX had added tonsil scanning to the biometric recognition login.

  30. Rezillo

    Elspeth celebrated the dismissal of Seb Blatter from the El Reg team after she found that her joint highest upvoted entry to the last caption competition didn't even make the top six.

  31. Comedy of Errors

    Windows 10 SP1 introduces gesture based commands. Here our model demonstrates how to startup using the "Hooray for Microsoft" gesture. Programs are opened by waving a credit card enthusiastically at the screen.

  32. lukewarmdog

    emily wondered

    how long she had to leave her hands in the air like she just didn't care before the 90s would call and ask for their thing back.

    1. dan1980

      Re: emily wondered

      About that long.

  33. gaz 7

    Esther throwing her arms in horror at the email from her cleaner announcing that she'd be off for christmas ( in case you missed this awful human tragedy

  34. JetSetJim
    Thumb Up


    OMG - I'm the millionth visitor to The Register and I've won a prize!!!!!

  35. DrJaymansLoveCookie

    Yes!, I got the most upvotes on /r/gonewild...

  36. John Brown (no body) Silver badge

    Samantha marvels at the awesome value for money of Candy Crush having taken only four years to beat level 1.

  37. x 7

    "Yes!!!!!!!! I've won that Walrus Baculum on Ebay"

  38. David Pollard

    Who put glue in my deodorant?

  39. Gartal

    Finally, I can buy Viagra on line!

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