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July 8th, 2009
05:15 PM ET

Beat 360° 7/8/09

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:

U.S. President Barack Obama (L) and Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi (R) greet one another at the Guardia Di Finanza School of Coppito on July 8, 2009 in L'Aquila, Italy. (Photo by Vittorio Zunino Celotto/Getty Images)

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 (431 Responses)
  1. Maureen, Queens NY

    Prime Minister: OMG, is it really you? Pinch me to prove I'm not dreaming
    Obama: Yes Silvio, it is me,

    July 8, 2009 at 6:48 pm |
  2. Jane Schrantz, Gurnee IL

    ►Your skin is so soft...what kind of moisturizer do you use?

    July 8, 2009 at 6:48 pm |
  3. Sam Cramer (Albany, NY)

    "Ooh that is quality after-shave! So smooth!"

    July 8, 2009 at 6:48 pm |
  4. Darryl Brandt

    Hold still Berlusconi! I only have to do this "Pull a Quarter From Your Ear" trick another 46,111,339,110,859 times and my current national debt is history!

    July 8, 2009 at 6:48 pm |
  5. Jon from Niantic CT

    Silvio: Mr. President, why are you pinching me?
    Obama: When in Rome...

    July 8, 2009 at 6:47 pm |
  6. Terri Martin

    Hold on, you've got something on your cheek.....

    July 8, 2009 at 6:47 pm |
  7. catherine howard,Quebec city,qc,Canada

    Hamburger cheeks...i just want to pinch em ohhhhh !!!!

    July 8, 2009 at 6:46 pm |
  8. Mark Garrison

    "I'll give you half of GM for one Ferrari, I figure that's pretty fair."

    Mark Garrison
    Converse, TX

    July 8, 2009 at 6:46 pm |
  9. Ben, Mississippi

    President Obama does his impression of Don Corleone "I'm gonna make Italy an offer it cant refuse"

    July 8, 2009 at 6:46 pm |
  10. Mark

    " No toucha Michelle...grazie....! "

    Mark
    Sacramento, CA

    July 8, 2009 at 6:45 pm |
  11. Anzi -Midwest

    "Awww, you still don't have any gray hair, isn't that cute..."

    July 8, 2009 at 6:45 pm |
  12. Marcus

    Obama: "Why Silvio, so...lifelike...a little peck on the cheek won't hurt right, come my name isn't Sanford!"

    July 8, 2009 at 6:45 pm |
  13. Jefferson

    "You know what? Your ears are just about as big as mine."

    July 8, 2009 at 6:43 pm |
  14. Jacob Ellis

    Obama "I got your Ear"

    Aiken, South Carolina

    July 8, 2009 at 6:43 pm |
  15. Audrey from San Jose, CA

    How many times have you hiked the Appalachian trail?

    July 8, 2009 at 6:43 pm |
  16. Mark Garrison

    "I'll trade you GM for Ferrari."

    July 8, 2009 at 6:43 pm |
  17. Joe Schrage

    I bet if I make out with the Prime Minister of Italy I'll get some airtime over Jacko. Yep. Definitely. I'm going in.

    July 8, 2009 at 6:42 pm |
  18. Phil (Phoenix, Arizona)

    Okay so did Tony Soprano die or what?

    July 8, 2009 at 6:42 pm |
  19. James J. Fassler Mill Valley,Ca.

    Ima gonna make you an offer, you can't refuse !!!

    July 8, 2009 at 6:42 pm |
  20. Betty(VA)

    "I recommend "Just for Men"' said Prime Minister Bertusconi when President Obama complained about how quickly his hair is turning gray.

    July 8, 2009 at 6:42 pm |
  21. Robert D'Amico, Southbury Conn.

    "Silvio, what whitener are you using on your teeth? They are whiter than mine!"

    July 8, 2009 at 6:41 pm |
  22. Montie Bredin

    "Prime Minister Berlusconi, would you be a gent and loan the U.S. a loan? Word on the street is another bail out is on the way."

    Montie
    West Chester, PA

    July 8, 2009 at 6:41 pm |
  23. Jim; Joliet, IL

    Don't move. There's a piece of spinach right here. Got it.

    July 8, 2009 at 6:41 pm |
  24. Mary Kathleen Glock

    I will trade you three detainees from the U.S. prison at Guantanamo Bay for 500 troops for Afghanistan.

    MK

    Brooklyn, NY

    July 8, 2009 at 6:40 pm |
  25. Donna Griff

    Barack Obama notes that Silvio's Store-brand Teeth Whitening products worked much better than the many treatments he went through in the dentist's chair. Passerbys overheard the President comment: "Love those pearly whites, can I take a look inside?" – Donna Griff, Byram Township, NJ

    July 8, 2009 at 6:40 pm |
  26. Mark Harris

    Obama: Why Silvio, your skin is a smooth as fine Italian leather.

    Mark Harris – Portland, OR

    July 8, 2009 at 6:39 pm |
  27. Ekene Udoka

    I've been trying so hard to get the "I beat 360" T-shirt , may be if i smile a little more to you, you can order Anderson to give me one.

    Ekene
    Old Bridge nj

    July 8, 2009 at 6:39 pm |
  28. Rock, Sudbury, Ontario, Canada

    totally off topic Barry.... have you seen Sarah Palin lately?? has she mentioned my name at all??

    maybe after this little meet and great you can use your high tech. cell phone and retreive her digits for me....

    July 8, 2009 at 6:39 pm |
  29. Johnathan from CT

    Obama unveils the new stimulus plan: 50% off all pasta, canollis, and gelato for all!

    July 8, 2009 at 6:38 pm |
  30. Paul Labatte - Toronto

    President Obama touches the face of PM Berlusconi to see if his skin is made of Teflon.

    July 8, 2009 at 6:38 pm |
  31. Betty(VA)

    Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi is mesmerized by President Obama's presence.

    July 8, 2009 at 6:38 pm |
  32. Tarja, Finland

    Silvio, we must stop seeing each other like this...

    July 8, 2009 at 6:37 pm |
  33. Jennifer Gavigan

    Is that a Twisted Sister pin on your uniform??

    July 8, 2009 at 6:37 pm |
  34. ANNIE

    You look better in our almost identical suits!

    Manila, Phils.

    July 8, 2009 at 6:37 pm |
  35. Darren south san francisco, ca

    Friends, Italians, Mr. Prime Minister... Lend me your ear.

    July 8, 2009 at 6:37 pm |
  36. Deanne - Stockton, CA

    Hmmm, I forget. In Italy is it the 2 cheek or 3 cheek greeting kiss?

    July 8, 2009 at 6:37 pm |
  37. Shawn Votour

    Hey! What is this? You got something stuck in your ear here, little fellow!

    Shawn Votour
    New Brunswick, Canada

    July 8, 2009 at 6:36 pm |
  38. christina

    Wanna see a magic trick??

    July 8, 2009 at 6:36 pm |
  39. Betty(VA)

    you're right. your face is softer than a baby's bottom...

    July 8, 2009 at 6:35 pm |
  40. christina

    And now for a magic trick !! Im going to pull gold coins from your ear !!

    July 8, 2009 at 6:35 pm |
  41. Carol B. in MD

    President Obama channels his inner Corleone," Bona sera, bona sera. I'm gonna make you an offer you can't refuse."

    July 8, 2009 at 6:35 pm |
  42. Betty(VA)

    President Barack Obama slaps Prime Minister Silvio and challenges him to a duel.

    July 8, 2009 at 6:35 pm |
  43. Jeff Evans (Savannah, GA)

    "He's such a cutesy-wootsey widdle Prime Minister, yes he is . . ."

    July 8, 2009 at 6:35 pm |
  44. Gerri in Philadelphia

    You have this piece of broccoli stuck in between your teeth!

    July 8, 2009 at 6:34 pm |
  45. Jim M

    I can feel it. You are the Teflon Prime Minister!

    July 8, 2009 at 6:34 pm |
  46. Janine from PA.

    A Bolognese dog is hypoallergenic? Didn't know that I thought that it was just a sauce.

    July 8, 2009 at 6:34 pm |
  47. Ed - Sidney, OH

    Niiiiiiice.........Facial scrub or peel?

    July 8, 2009 at 6:34 pm |
  48. Paul Angelillo - Oak Brook, IL

    "Silvio, you're my brother, and I love you. But don't ever call me "tanned" again."

    July 8, 2009 at 6:34 pm |
  49. Bob - Massillon, OH

    Schmoozing, Italian style.

    July 8, 2009 at 6:34 pm |
  50. Helen- Brentwood, CA

    I know we barely know each other, but would it be alright if I kissed you goodnight?

    July 8, 2009 at 6:33 pm |
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