Prove Your Comedy Chops with Moment’s Cartoon Caption Contest
Welcome to the Moment Magazine Cartoon Caption Contest, founded with the help of New Yorker cartoon editor Bob Mankoff, and drawn by New Yorker cartoonist Ben Schwartz.
Do you have a way with words and humor? If so, look at the cartoon below and send us a caption—or two or three! Plus scroll down to vote for your favorite caption. It’s free and fun!
Winners may claim a free Moment subscription for a friend of family member. Contest open to U.S. residents 18 and above.
Plus: Read interviews with some of our most prolific caption contest contributors here.
Submit a caption for this cartoon by May 10 by writing it in as a comment at the bottom of this page!
Vote for your favorite caption by filling out the form immediately below!
“Mama said there’d be days like these.”
—Lee Lacewell, Heber Springs, AR
“Well, how do YOU celebrate Tu B’Shevat?”
—Stephen Nadler, Princeton, NJ
“I know the whole ‘It’s a tree of life for those that hold fast to it’ thing is probably a metaphor, but I’m not taking any chances.”
—Robbie Shaefer, Alexandria, VA
Vote for your favorite! The winner will receive a free subscription to Moment to give to a friend. Any U.S. resident age 18 or older can enter.
Chuckle at the November/December 2021 winning caption—and see who wrote it!
“I’ve got to prove to her parents that I’m Jewish.”
—Michael Lomazow, Riverside, CA
How to Submit Your Caption(s)
Submit as a comment below by May 10, 2022 Finalists will appear in the upcoming issue. To vote for the winner of the Winter Issue 2022 contest (see finalists above), use the vote form.