Here is Col Paul W. Tibbets on the Enola Gay just before taking off on a bombing run to end a war and change world history forever. Tibbets died this week at a ripe old age, a fact offered just to add a little levity to your caption ideas

Welcome to the Thursday photo caption contest at Right Pundits, where we are Da Bomb.

Actual Caption: “In this photo from the US Air Force, US Army Air Force pilot Col Paul W. Tibbets waves from the cockpit of the B-29 bomber “Enola Gay” 06 August 1945 before taking off from Tinian on the Mariana Islands on the mission to drop an atomic bomb on Hiroshima, Japan. Tibbets died at his Ohio home, a spokesman said. Warfield was just 30 when he piloted the plane named after his mother.(AFP/USAF-HO/File)”

Caption this photo and you just might be the lucky winner to be announced next Thursday. Can you handle a full week of suspense?

The winners for last week’s contest are under the fold.

The Winners !!!

1st Place – elliot says:
A couple of spitting images of Obama and Hillary.

2nd Place – jainphx says:
Now tell me I’m beautiful or I’ll squeeze these into pancakes!

3rd Place – KungPao Earp says:
How do you like my new BoTox look? It’s going to be in MY healthcare plan package.

Battle of the contests:

Rodney has gone nuclear.
AT has Hillary Clinton bombing.

Gone Rick is totally radioactive.

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