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May 27th, 2009
05:43 PM ET

Beat 360° 5/27/09

Ready for today's Beat 360°? Everyday we post a picture – and you provide the caption and our staff will join in too. Tune in tonight at 10pm to see if you are our favorite! Here is the 'Beat 360°' pic:

Kibabu the silverback gorilla enjoys a lettuce on his 32nd birthday in his habitat at Taronga Zoo in Sydney on May 25, 2009.

Have fun with it. We're looking forward to your captions! Make sure to include your name, city, state (or country) so we can post your comment.

UPDATE: Check out our Beat 360° Winners!

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soundoff (175 Responses)
  1. Chris from Macau

    Straight from her own vegetable garden, Michelle Obama's knack for giving gifts never ceases to amaze. Happy 32nd Kibabu!

    May 27, 2009 at 6:42 pm |
  2. Eddie Baker

    These votes for Adam Lambert are delicious! Thanks, AT&T!

    May 27, 2009 at 6:39 pm |
  3. Dalida Ohanian

    Seriously! I wonder if the rabbit got my banana?

    Newhall, CA

    May 27, 2009 at 6:36 pm |
  4. Mel - Framingham, MA

    Nah man, it's not a diet. It's a lifestyle change.

    May 27, 2009 at 6:36 pm |
  5. pmilera

    doesnt the lettuce look like GM

    May 27, 2009 at 6:35 pm |
  6. d. griffith

    Eating healthy is so easy even a gorilla can do it. Let us eat to live, not live to eat.

    May 27, 2009 at 6:34 pm |
  7. Karen from Conn.

    When the zookeeper diets, we all suffer.

    May 27, 2009 at 6:22 pm |
  8. Emily from Topeka, KS

    This lettuce is great, but can I has cheeseburger?

    May 27, 2009 at 6:22 pm |
  9. Luis (South Carolina)

    I've have to get on the Biggest Looser show!

    May 27, 2009 at 6:21 pm |
  10. Cameron Cox

    No Cake? Is someone trying to tell me something?

    Cameron Cox
    Winnipeg, Canada

    May 27, 2009 at 6:21 pm |
  11. Rod Rego, Toronto, ON, CANADA

    I'm not a political animal – I'm an endangered species!

    May 27, 2009 at 6:21 pm |
  12. Lucy A. Puniwai

    Tastes like chicken!

    May 27, 2009 at 6:20 pm |
  13. Tim Oliver

    Please pass the salad dressing...

    May 27, 2009 at 6:19 pm |
  14. Michael, Los Angeles, CA

    They forgot the ranch dressing again!

    May 27, 2009 at 6:16 pm |
  15. Sandy Pennsylvania

    “For the last time, I’m not on a diet. I like to eat lettuce.”

    May 27, 2009 at 6:16 pm |
  16. Kathy Pieri

    I thought my diet started AFTER my birthday? How about a little cake to go with this lettuce?

    May 27, 2009 at 6:15 pm |
  17. Jonathan Leggett

    Kirstie Alley eat your heart out!

    May 27, 2009 at 6:15 pm |
  18. Dmitri Nik

    What? I am on weight watchers. Already lost 5 pounds.

    May 27, 2009 at 6:15 pm |
  19. Jon -- Niantic CT

    Give it three more months, and President Obama will be more of a silverback than me!!

    May 27, 2009 at 6:15 pm |
  20. Gerri, Phila., PA

    If I keep eating lettuce, I'll be able to fit into my bikini this summer!

    May 27, 2009 at 6:14 pm |
  21. Tarja, Finland

    What`s you`re looking at ? Never seen a man eating his veggies voluntarily?

    May 27, 2009 at 6:13 pm |
  22. Orla Stuart, Santa Cruz, CA

    Please, lettuce find me something better to eat!

    May 27, 2009 at 6:13 pm |
  23. Gerri, Phila., PA

    it's my 32nd birthday, and all they gave me was this lettuce leaf!

    May 27, 2009 at 6:13 pm |
  24. Erin Chenault

    "Wheres our bailout? I'm stuck eating lettuce instead of a bananas!

    May 27, 2009 at 6:12 pm |
  25. Lisa Lieber

    I hate dieting...I can't even have cake and icecream on my birthday!!

    May 27, 2009 at 6:12 pm |
  26. Eleanor Coombs, Ga.

    The barber took a little too much off the top, but I'm digging the color.

    May 27, 2009 at 6:11 pm |
  27. Alicia

    I am leading by example.....Obama told me to eat more greens !!!!

    May 27, 2009 at 6:10 pm |
  28. Jennifer

    It's my birthday, couldn't you at least have thrown some shrimp on the barbee?

    May 27, 2009 at 6:09 pm |
  29. Paola Rodriguez

    You'd think that for my 32nd birthday I'd get bananas. But no, I have to settle for a piece of lettuce!

    Paola Rodriguez, Miami FL

    May 27, 2009 at 6:09 pm |
  30. Emily Castagnetta

    LETTUCE! IT'S WHATS FOR DINNER!

    May 27, 2009 at 6:09 pm |
  31. Sherri Dunlap

    Ah this diet's not going to last

    May 27, 2009 at 6:08 pm |
  32. Dee, New York

    It takes a lot of lettuce to be the 800 lb gorilla in the room.

    May 27, 2009 at 6:08 pm |
  33. Catie Morales

    I keep telling them to stop feeding me the rabbit's food. But hey, why listen to me ... I'm just the 800 pound gorilla in the room!

    May 27, 2009 at 6:08 pm |
  34. Alex Anderson Belmont, Ca

    "When they told me we were going to the Outback for my birthday I thought they meant the steakhouse."

    May 27, 2009 at 6:08 pm |
  35. Laura

    Please pass the Diet Pepsi.

    May 27, 2009 at 6:07 pm |
  36. Tarja, Finland

    I`ve heared that First Lady told you to eat yours vegetables.
    She`s right, you know. Look how strong I grow to be !

    May 27, 2009 at 6:07 pm |
  37. Johnathan Cedano NY, NY

    The Federal Reserve finds a better use for dollar bills.

    May 27, 2009 at 6:06 pm |
  38. Michelle Johnson, Lomita, CA

    Nowadays even us gorillas have to tighten our belts.

    May 27, 2009 at 6:06 pm |
  39. Cameron Steele

    So what I eat with my fingers all the time ..

    May 27, 2009 at 6:06 pm |
  40. Linda, Upstate, New York

    After seeing Kirstie's recent appearance on Oprah, Kibabu starts his new diet; vowing that this, too, will be his final battle!

    May 27, 2009 at 6:06 pm |
  41. Billy Cummings

    Zoo visitors gasp in horror as KoKo The Gorilla feasts on a fallen Cabbage Patch Baby.

    May 27, 2009 at 6:05 pm |
  42. Jason, Atlanta, GA

    Stupid humans – I said "let us out" not "lettuce". But I do love lettuce too.

    May 27, 2009 at 6:05 pm |
  43. Paola Rodriguez

    Don't look at me while I eat!

    Paola Rodriguez, Miami FL

    May 27, 2009 at 6:05 pm |
  44. James Greenlee

    These crazy humans, look at em stare! With this high unemployment, they must not have anything better to do than watch me eat. Can I eat in peace please?

    May 27, 2009 at 6:05 pm |
  45. Rita Palmisano

    Ever since Bob Green took Oprah off sugar and white flour no one can have cake for their birthday! I'm not a happy camper!

    May 27, 2009 at 6:05 pm |
  46. Dianne Sroka, Norridge Illinois

    They call this a dinner salad? When that waiter comes back, I'm going to give him a piece of my mind.

    May 27, 2009 at 6:05 pm |
  47. catherine

    jillian – bring it on.....i am the next biggest loser!

    charlotte, nc

    May 27, 2009 at 6:04 pm |
  48. Joe Carlson, San Diego, CA

    Well, this lettuce diet is obviously not working; do you see these love handles?

    May 27, 2009 at 6:04 pm |
  49. Roxanne Freedove, New York, NY

    Going green...so simple an ape can do it!

    May 27, 2009 at 6:04 pm |
  50. Sheila Stuart, CA

    If I eat this garbage will they bring me the chocolate cake next?

    May 27, 2009 at 6:03 pm |
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