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January 6th, 2009
05:17 PM ET

Beat 360 1/6/09

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Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) (L) accepts the gavel from Minority Leader John Boehner (R-OH) during the first session of the 111th Congress in the House Chambers January 6, 2009 in Washington, DC.

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soundoff (212 Responses)
  1. Jennifer Lane, New Rochelle, NY

    "Ha Haaa...NOW who's boss?"

    January 6, 2009 at 6:37 pm |
  2. Bob - Massillon, OH

    Pelosi begins the 111th Congress with the traditional game of "Whac-a-Repbublican".

    January 6, 2009 at 6:36 pm |
  3. Lauren Conley, Wheeling

    "Knock-knock!" "Who's there?" "Nancy!" "Nancy who?" "Nanananana, see you later, Republicans!"

    January 6, 2009 at 6:35 pm |
  4. Kevin Clotfelter from Skokie, IL

    "Let me show you how it's done"

    January 6, 2009 at 6:35 pm |
  5. Jennifer Lane, New Rochelle, NY

    Democrat Nancy Pelosi demonstrates bipartisanship by bopping Republican John Boehner on the head.

    January 6, 2009 at 6:35 pm |
  6. Maria_Isabel, RJ, Brazil

    Archaeological findings show primitive forms of hammers.

    January 6, 2009 at 6:35 pm |
  7. joanne osinkowski ontario canada

    Stand still so I could knock some sense into that republican thing you call a brain...

    January 6, 2009 at 6:35 pm |
  8. Crystal Greenfield

    "Watch those hands, Mister. You don't want me to use this on your head."

    January 6, 2009 at 6:35 pm |
  9. Maria_Isabel, RJ, Brazil

    You knew that the Woman of the Stone Age already used the hammer.

    January 6, 2009 at 6:34 pm |
  10. Ryan D Russell, Avondale,AZ

    I'm gonna beat that fake tan right off you, John!

    January 6, 2009 at 6:34 pm |
  11. Shawna

    We're not dancing anymore baby, this is MY chair now so get out before before I pop you on the head with MY new toy!

    January 6, 2009 at 6:34 pm |
  12. Tessa

    "How does it feel to be in the minority party now, Boehner?"

    January 6, 2009 at 6:33 pm |
  13. Chris Sosa - Boston, MA

    "Try anything, and I'll brain you with this gavel."

    January 6, 2009 at 6:31 pm |
  14. Maria_Isabel, RJ, Brazil

    You knew that the launch of the hammer is an Olympic sport.

    January 6, 2009 at 6:31 pm |
  15. James J. Fassler Mill Valley,Ca.

    You really didn't fall for that BIPARTISAN nonsense DID YUH ???

    January 6, 2009 at 6:30 pm |
  16. Jim W

    Good thing I'm not left handed. It won't hurt that much when I open the session by rapping on your forehead.

    January 6, 2009 at 6:30 pm |
  17. Sydney Greene Charlotte,NC

    Trust me John, you need this .Don't forget to pass it on to Blagojevich too!

    January 6, 2009 at 6:29 pm |
  18. Gary - Fujisawa, Japan

    Okay, Nancy, now will you stop singing "If I had a hammer"?

    January 6, 2009 at 6:29 pm |
  19. Bob - Massillon, OH

    "Give me a hug and get out of my chair."

    January 6, 2009 at 6:29 pm |
  20. Mike Grohs, St. Pete Beach, FL

    "It's works perfectly for stone crab and is a great literal and metaphorical ice breaker."

    January 6, 2009 at 6:29 pm |
  21. Maria_Isabel, RJ, Brazil

    Get out, get out! Now I am!
    I took, but I arrived!

    January 6, 2009 at 6:28 pm |
  22. Jim Atlanta

    3-to-1 odds says I can dent your hair with this thing.

    January 6, 2009 at 6:25 pm |
  23. JIM O'DONNELL - The Villages,FL

    John, this is so tempting!!!

    January 6, 2009 at 6:23 pm |
  24. Aaron- Kentucky

    "John, if you call me Hillary one more time I am going to hit you with this gavel."

    January 6, 2009 at 6:22 pm |
  25. Charlotte Lauren, San Francisco, Bay Area, California

    Cougars Rule!

    January 6, 2009 at 6:22 pm |
  26. Candy

    You like it? I picked it up cheap at one of those foreclosure garage sales!

    January 6, 2009 at 6:21 pm |
  27. Maria_Isabel, RJ, Brazil

    If I could break the ice in Greenland, imagine here!

    January 6, 2009 at 6:21 pm |
  28. Jafar

    Nancy Pelosi: OMG. Just like home, I have to fix everythign myself!

    January 6, 2009 at 6:21 pm |
  29. Kalon (pronounced like Palin) Haggith, Toronto

    Shoulda had a V8, John Boehner!

    January 6, 2009 at 6:19 pm |
  30. Maria_Isabel, RJ, Brazil

    I said: "Abortion is a matter optional"

    January 6, 2009 at 6:19 pm |
  31. JIM O'DONNELL - The Villages,FL

    John, let's play the Gong show.

    January 6, 2009 at 6:17 pm |
  32. Scott - Springfield, IL

    Watch the hands, Boehner. I'm packin'.

    January 6, 2009 at 6:16 pm |
  33. Terry

    " Hit me again, Nancy, I'm beginning to like it."

    January 6, 2009 at 6:15 pm |
  34. Maria_Isabel, RJ, Brazil

    Come on, we have much work to do!

    January 6, 2009 at 6:15 pm |
  35. Judith New Orleans area

    House Speaker Pelosi uses her gavel to "drive home" the idea that "It takes a woman to clean House!"

    January 6, 2009 at 6:14 pm |
  36. Tyson, Modesto, CA

    Nancy Pelosi ushers in post-partisan era by bludgeoning Republican counterpart.

    January 6, 2009 at 6:13 pm |
  37. Maria_Isabel, RJ, Brazil

    I'm powerful or not?

    January 6, 2009 at 6:12 pm |
  38. Mary - Hawaii

    "Knock 3 times on my forehead if you waaaant me, twice only if the answer is noooo!

    January 6, 2009 at 6:12 pm |
  39. Louie Alvarez - Tucson, Az

    We couldn't find your broomstick, Nancy. Hopefully this gavel will suffice.

    January 6, 2009 at 6:11 pm |
  40. Wyatt Knight - Rochester, NY

    John Boehner: Thanks for taking over. Look out for the guy in the third row...his shoes are untied."

    January 6, 2009 at 6:10 pm |
  41. Greg in Los Angeles

    "Nancy... testing my reflexes does not include my skull!"

    January 6, 2009 at 6:10 pm |
  42. Charles in Harbor Springs, Michigan

    "I John, do take thee Nancy, as my Speaker of the House."

    January 6, 2009 at 6:09 pm |
  43. Pamina

    Speaker Pelosi unveils the Democrats new plan for bi-partisan negotiation!

    January 6, 2009 at 6:08 pm |
  44. Amy- Kentucky

    Nancy Pelosi says, "Touch me, and the toupee gets it!"

    January 6, 2009 at 6:05 pm |
  45. Janine from PA.

    Put the hammer down and let's dance.

    January 6, 2009 at 6:01 pm |
  46. Janine from PA.

    We'll be hammering home our message to you republicans all year!

    January 6, 2009 at 6:00 pm |
  47. Susan, Novato CA

    Now let me see if I can knock some sense into you.

    January 6, 2009 at 6:00 pm |
  48. Monica Marsh

    Just a little more to the left John, just a little more.

    January 6, 2009 at 6:00 pm |
  49. Janine from PA.

    It's hammer time!!!

    January 6, 2009 at 5:59 pm |
  50. Ebony Jackson

    "Love Ya Knuclehead"

    January 6, 2009 at 5:59 pm |
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