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April 8th, 2009
06:28 PM ET

Beat 360° 4/8/09

Ready for today's Beat 360°?

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Here is the 'Beat 360°' pic:
Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner makes an announcement at the Treasury Department April 6, 2009. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

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soundoff (218 Responses)
  1. Emily Perry Hall, MD

    Are you sure there is no pink slip in this envelope?

    or

    Tim Geithner tucks away the secret list of AIG executives who received bonuses.

    or

    Hoping they will not leak out, Tim Geithner nervously secures the vote tallys of tonights American Idol results.

    April 8, 2009 at 7:08 pm |
  2. eddy, toronto, canada

    "It's come to my attention that some Americans are engaging in 'suspicious bank transactions', this must stop."

    April 8, 2009 at 7:08 pm |
  3. Dan in Kansas City

    "And the bailout winner is...Drumroll please..."

    April 8, 2009 at 7:07 pm |
  4. J.B Kauzya

    Oh no, thier talking about taxing bonuses again. I guess I should put mine away before they see it.

    April 8, 2009 at 7:07 pm |
  5. Ted (Orlando)

    Oh boy, more bad news to keep on the DL

    April 8, 2009 at 7:07 pm |
  6. Phil, Philadelphia, PA

    No it's not my speech, it's a reminder to myself that April 15th is just around the corner.

    April 8, 2009 at 7:06 pm |
  7. David B, Ventura, CA

    Geithner slips his letter of resignation back into his coat after realizing he still has a job.

    April 8, 2009 at 7:06 pm |
  8. jack, wisconsin

    "Oh, no, no, no. There is no reason to supeona my tax records of 2009. I promise I'll be good. After all, you'd think there would be somebody around the Treasury department that knows taxes and can help me."

    April 8, 2009 at 7:06 pm |
  9. Thad Smith

    "oh... It's still not fixed? I'll just put this back then..."

    April 8, 2009 at 7:06 pm |
  10. Wyatt Knight - Rochester, NY

    Geithner thinking: Wait til they get a load of me!

    -Wyatt Knight

    April 8, 2009 at 7:05 pm |
  11. Linda, Greenville, SC

    "I wonder – is this MY bonus or a 'pink slip' in disguise."

    April 8, 2009 at 7:05 pm |
  12. Megan - Cohutta, GA

    Wow this picture from last year's Christmas party must never be leaked to the press. So I am just going to tuck it away in here.

    April 8, 2009 at 7:04 pm |
  13. Kennedy - Vancouver, BC

    AIG bonus repsonisibility; Pay Back Taxes; Oversee FDIC; Baill out auto-manufacturers... Answer to media? Sorry boys, this dance card is full.

    April 8, 2009 at 7:04 pm |
  14. Phil, Philadelphia, PA

    Message to corporate execs... Don't make me play the bonus card again.

    April 8, 2009 at 7:03 pm |
  15. Khan La Touche Plano TX

    The way things are going I better keep that Resignation letter close!

    April 8, 2009 at 7:03 pm |
  16. mary from Michigan

    Timothy Geithner is getting ready to do his impression of "Carnac the Magnificent"

    April 8, 2009 at 7:03 pm |
  17. Isabel

    I will save the new check for GM before the public money to be badly spent again.

    April 8, 2009 at 7:03 pm |
  18. jack, wisconsin

    "I wanna have them make a wax statue of me. I should get one too."

    April 8, 2009 at 7:02 pm |
  19. Amanda Walton Fort Erie, Ontario

    Umm.. you're one of the execs that want me fired! No bailout for you - victory is mine!

    April 8, 2009 at 7:02 pm |
  20. John from Phoenix

    I hold here, in my hand, a pardon request from Bernie Madoff, which I will send directly China.

    April 8, 2009 at 7:02 pm |
  21. Megan

    "Seriously, I know what I'm doing... wanna see my resume?"

    April 8, 2009 at 7:02 pm |
  22. JUDITH

    And the banks and hedge fund trillion dollar winners are....

    New Orleans area

    April 8, 2009 at 7:01 pm |
  23. Megan - Cohutta, GA

    I will keep this secret close to my heart.

    April 8, 2009 at 7:01 pm |
  24. Mike from Ithaca, NY

    I guess I will need this GM warranty card after all!

    April 8, 2009 at 7:00 pm |
  25. April Floyd

    Boy, I can't believe I have a tax refund. Let me put it away.

    Atlanta, Georgia

    April 8, 2009 at 7:00 pm |
  26. Jacqueline, NY

    Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner was at the Treasury Department on April 6, 2009 to make a very special announcement. With check in hand, all were pleasantly surprised and relieved to hear the Secretary divulge that he was putting in the mail that day the taxes he owes the IRS for 2008.

    April 8, 2009 at 7:00 pm |
  27. susan Stansfield, Lindenhurst, IL

    Cheney gave me some sure bets for winners at the track and you can take his thoughts to the bank. What am I saying the bank? that will be the day!

    April 8, 2009 at 7:00 pm |
  28. Domingo, New York, NY

    Geithner doing his part: That's one less toxic asset, hiding them works too, right?

    April 8, 2009 at 7:00 pm |
  29. Isabel

    These are the lottery numbers. If I win, I significantly improved my economic condition.

    April 8, 2009 at 7:00 pm |
  30. Casey

    No, this is a not a bonus check!

    Casey – Minneapolis, MN

    April 8, 2009 at 6:59 pm |
  31. Rod Chorneyko, British Columbia

    Why yes, I do intend to go on a fact-finding mission to observe monetary policy in Zimbabwe. But that is no reason to become alarmed.

    April 8, 2009 at 6:59 pm |
  32. jack, wisconsin

    "I promise to pay my taxes."
    "I promise to pay my taxes."
    "I promise to pay my taxes."

    April 8, 2009 at 6:59 pm |
  33. Megan - Cohutta, GA

    I will just tuck away my W2 form, and pretend I made an "innocent mistake."

    April 8, 2009 at 6:59 pm |
  34. Isabel

    Nobody can see the letter I received from Anderson Cooper with congratulations because I won the Beat360.

    April 8, 2009 at 6:59 pm |
  35. Wyatt Knight - Rochester, NY

    Geithner thinking: Respect my authoriTAY!

    -Wyatt Knight

    April 8, 2009 at 6:58 pm |
  36. mary from Michigan

    I have here my resignation and a request for my bonus pay and severance.

    April 8, 2009 at 6:58 pm |
  37. BettyAnn, Nacogdoches,TX

    " I'll just take this little stimulus package myself"

    April 8, 2009 at 6:58 pm |
  38. Mike from Ithaca, NY

    These days, Geithner always keeps a copy of his resume handy.

    April 8, 2009 at 6:58 pm |
  39. Sean, Ontario

    Timothy Geithner reaches for his I.D. to once and for all prove he is old enough and mature enough to handle "big people" money.

    April 8, 2009 at 6:58 pm |
  40. June Stevens

    Nope, don't need to show them MY stimulus check from AIG.....

    April 8, 2009 at 6:58 pm |
  41. David (Denver, Colorado)

    "I can't believe they're letting me hold onto the secret KFC recipe!"

    April 8, 2009 at 6:58 pm |
  42. Phil, Philadelphia, PA

    I have a brief announcement, "milk, bread, eggs, Turbo Tax... oops, wrong card."

    April 8, 2009 at 6:58 pm |
  43. mary from Michigan

    I have here a check from AIG for the millions in bonuses, they are giving them back!

    April 8, 2009 at 6:58 pm |
  44. Bev Stansfield Lindenhurst, IL

    This is my secret bailout plan for me. One can never be too prepared can one?

    April 8, 2009 at 6:57 pm |
  45. Derek, Amarillo, TX

    I'm tired of talking about the economy. I hope these people enjoy the information I obtained from Wikipedia about manatees.

    April 8, 2009 at 6:57 pm |
  46. Leslie Hill

    Oh crap...they're going to call on me next, aren't they....

    April 8, 2009 at 6:57 pm |
  47. Isabel

    The TV schedule is here.
    Now I only lack to schedule the TiVo for Obama.

    April 8, 2009 at 6:57 pm |
  48. Micheal - Anaheim

    Preparing to turn in his Letter of Resignation, Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner over hears President Obama has faith in him. So he says to himself, "What the hell" and puts his resignation back in his pocket.

    April 8, 2009 at 6:56 pm |
  49. Wyatt Knight - Rochester, NY

    A 97 year old woman goes unnoticed as she pick-pockets a paper from Timothy Geithner's suit.

    -Wyatt Knight

    April 8, 2009 at 6:55 pm |
  50. Mike from Ithaca, NY

    I better keep this AIG IOU in a safe place.

    April 8, 2009 at 6:54 pm |
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