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edited 10th Jul '14 6:01:13 AM by Madrugada

Jan 1st 2018 at 10:32:42 AM

The Face of the Sun uses the Latin American "Sun of May" icon (as implied by its "Sol de Mayo" filename) but is neither potholed to anything about this, nor does its caption refer and/or pothole to this. In fact, the caption even refers to the Raisin Bran logo, and it's easy to think that's what it's from if you haven't actually looked at a box of Raisin Bran in a while and don't think to check the filename.

I'd say pull the caption regardless of replacement, and find a valid source, (ie. not Wikipedia) explaining the Sun of May, to which to pothole either the image or any caption we come up with.

EDIT: Also, the caption for Idea Bulb has nothing to do with the image.

EDIT again: Hilariously Abusive Childhood's caption could also use a note about how it's supposed to be "well," not "good." You can pothole it to Comically Missing the Point as well, I just figure tropers could use the reminder.

edited 3rd Jan '18 2:07:28 PM by neoYTPism

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Jan 7th 2018 at 11:49:43 AM

"It's almost like you're here with me" is running away with it. 5 points in the lead, 4 points in the green; the others are in the red.

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Jan 11th 2018 at 8:57:06 PM

The new caption's up on Distant Duet, and a new crowner's hooked for You Cloned Hitler!.

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Willbyr Anime-ted from North Little Rock, AR Relationship Status: Pining for the fjords
Jan 27th 2018 at 8:42:21 PM

Are captions allowed to have spoiler tags in them? Because Otherwords added a caption to Pokémon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon that contains a spoiler tag.

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Jan 28th 2018 at 12:32:32 AM

I don't think there's a hard rule against it, but it should be discouraged.

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CompletelyNormalGuy Definitely not a weirdo from The Other Rainforest
Definitely not a weirdo
Jan 28th 2018 at 1:05:34 PM

I thought that fell under the whole no spoiler tags above the example line rule, but I could be wrong. I know it's come up once before. I think it was Angsty Surviving Twin, but I'm not certain.

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Jan 28th 2018 at 2:05:08 PM

[up] Good point...probably need to redo that caption to get rid of the spoiler, then.

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Jan 28th 2018 at 3:15:56 PM

I went ahead and removed the spoiler in the caption on Pokémon Ultra Sun and Ultra Moon since other than that, it's a fine caption.

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Feb 9th 2018 at 6:22:20 AM

There's an option missing in the crowner: "Presumably, no woman ever adjusted her husband's or boyfriend's tie for him, and no woman ever dropped in and chatted to the barber while her boyfriend or husband was getting a haircut."

Tell them, Naegi.
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Feb 9th 2018 at 8:02:39 AM

[up] It's a bit long for a caption tbh.

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Feb 12th 2018 at 8:52:29 AM

The caption on Stupid Crooks was changed a few days ago. I noticed it when went to fix the formatting.

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Feb 12th 2018 at 8:54:06 AM

I get that it's a Spongebob quote but it's funnier without the needless pothole. It's also more funny than the previous caption.

[witty saying]
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Feb 12th 2018 at 9:41:11 AM

[up] Agree on both points. Edit: Caption change was made by a ban evader, so I'll revert it for now.

edited 12th Feb '18 9:50:37 AM by bitemytail

Health sure is versatile. It's possible to be both light-headed and dim-witted. At the same time, no less.
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Not as nearly angry as the name would suggest.
Feb 24th 2018 at 5:27:41 PM

Do you guys think we can change the caption for Token Minority? I’m not sure why we have an ableist slur in a caption, which is apparently a pun...that I do not get.

edited 24th Feb '18 5:56:21 PM by KarkatTheDalek

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Feb 24th 2018 at 8:25:51 PM

[up] The pun is about Timmy, the guy in the wheelchair; it's punning on "cripple"...which is kinda crude, but given that it's South Park, that's to be expected.

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KarkatTheDalek Not as nearly angry as the name would suggest. from Somwhere in Time/Space Relationship Status: You're a beautiful woman, probably
Not as nearly angry as the name would suggest.
Feb 24th 2018 at 9:44:27 PM

Well, just because South Park is offensive doesn't mean that we should be offensive on this site - there are better ways to handle this. (Also, I don't even think it works as a pun).

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Mar 7th 2018 at 7:52:57 AM

Heartwarming.Coco and AwesomeMusic.Coco both have the same caption. If it sounds necessary to prevent redundancy, I've considered the following alternative for the former:

"Mamá Coco? Your papá — he wanted you to have this."

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Mar 9th 2018 at 9:28:41 PM

Me Too

Edit: And I see it's already on there now.

edited 9th Mar '18 9:30:35 PM by Berrenta

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Mar 16th 2018 at 12:22:52 AM

The link in the caption for Five-Token Band is broken. Any way to fix that?

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