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October 5th, 2009
05:55 PM ET

Beat 360° 10/5/09

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:

President Barack Obama plays basketball with White House staffers while on vacation on Martha's Vineyard, Aug. 26, 2009. (Official White House Photo by Pete Souza)

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 BEAT 360º WINNERS

Staff:

Chuck Hadad

"Service Agent Jack Dugan follows the example set by his Commander-in-Chief: play soft defense and back-pedal when you’re outmatched."

Viewer:

Jay Chen, East Brunswick, NJ

"Obama: That’s a foul!
White House Staffer: YOU LIE!"

_________________________________________________________________________________ Beat 360° Challenge


Filed under: Beat 360° • T1
soundoff (278 Responses)
  1. Xander Skyrien

    Take 360 of future statue.

    Obama: "Maybe this one can replace the one of MJ @ the United Center"

    October 5, 2009 at 6:14 pm |
  2. Kevin Drane

    White House Staffers Cant Jump.

    October 5, 2009 at 6:14 pm |
  3. Dante

    And Barack Obama wins by a landslide, because everyone knows White Boys can't jump. This statement rings even more true in the White House.

    October 5, 2009 at 6:14 pm |
  4. James Hicks

    Since I couldn't get the Olympics to Chicago, maybe they'll let me play on the USA Basketball team.

    October 5, 2009 at 6:14 pm |
  5. Jennifer Walker

    "He is the messiah, look at him fly!"

    October 5, 2009 at 6:13 pm |
  6. Larry Sankey - Santa Barbara, CA

    Now we know what the Washington Generals feel like.

    October 5, 2009 at 6:13 pm |
  7. LATANYA

    LET HIM MAKE THE SHOT. FOR PETE'S SAKE HE'S THE PRESIDENT.

    October 5, 2009 at 6:12 pm |
  8. Christina Saenz

    "I've been called worse on the basketball court."–Obama after the RNC on 09/04/08

    October 5, 2009 at 6:12 pm |
  9. Ryan Ange

    "Air Obama."

    October 5, 2009 at 6:11 pm |
  10. Leslie Rae

    He is the best !
    We have such a cool president...
    The best one i have ever seen, In my life time !

    October 5, 2009 at 6:11 pm |
  11. Joyniece Kirkland

    President Obama leaving his competitors in the dust, again.

    Joyniece K Gary, IN

    October 5, 2009 at 6:10 pm |
  12. Jay Chen from East Brunswick NJ

    Nike Air Obama XLIV's

    In stores soon

    October 5, 2009 at 6:10 pm |
  13. Ron

    Thats two points for health care...

    October 5, 2009 at 6:10 pm |
  14. Richard Hine, New York City

    Barack Obama scores another two points in his 96-0 victory against a a team of White House staffers.

    October 5, 2009 at 6:10 pm |
  15. HBobbie McLeod, Laveen, AZ (forgot to post b4)

    Think NIKE will buy "Airbama"?

    October 5, 2009 at 6:09 pm |
  16. Raquel Gomez

    BOO-YAH! Told you white men can't jump!!!

    Raquel Gomez
    Danbury, Connecticut

    October 5, 2009 at 6:09 pm |
  17. Wesley Traen

    Gosh this is easy, I forgot that "White men can't jump"

    Wesley Traen
    Mounds View, Mn, USA

    October 5, 2009 at 6:09 pm |
  18. Christian Peña

    Nike Air Obama!

    October 5, 2009 at 6:09 pm |
  19. Tom Bainter, Fort Worth, TX

    Oh I better hurry over there, those white guys can't jump.

    October 5, 2009 at 6:08 pm |
  20. Juliano de Rossi

    I could push you down… but since you are the president… I won’t even jump – Mr President.

    October 5, 2009 at 6:08 pm |
  21. Mikey P

    Like Mike, if I could be like Mike!

    October 5, 2009 at 6:08 pm |
  22. Vicky from L.A.

    Air-Bama reaches for the sky!

    October 5, 2009 at 6:08 pm |
  23. HBobbie McLeod

    Think NIKE will buy "Airibama"?

    October 5, 2009 at 6:08 pm |
  24. Cody Stephenson

    Acton, MA

    His classic fade away: one thing Obama certainly didn't lie to Joe Wilson about.

    October 5, 2009 at 6:08 pm |
  25. Patty A Banks, Palmdale, Ca

    President Obama soars over Anderson Cooper, Wolf Blitzer & David Gergen for a game of 1 vs 3 at Cnn headquarters

    October 5, 2009 at 6:07 pm |
  26. Tammy Merritt, Goleta, CA

    White (House) Men Can't Jump.

    October 5, 2009 at 6:07 pm |
  27. Chris V in NYC

    Next up on Prez agenda: Stealing candy from babies.

    October 5, 2009 at 6:07 pm |
  28. samantha rajapakse

    I'm gonna try, I'm gonna try to be like Mike

    October 5, 2009 at 6:07 pm |
  29. Joy K

    Is that Michael Jordan? No, it's just President Obama leaving his competitors in the dust, again.

    October 5, 2009 at 6:07 pm |
  30. Chantelle Hughes

    (Trinidad, West Indies. ) White men can't jump..

    October 5, 2009 at 6:07 pm |
  31. Etienne Noumen

    I wish the IOC could see this, and they should have think twice before taking the olympic away from us.

    October 5, 2009 at 6:07 pm |
  32. John

    He should play in the NBA on the side. Atlanta, GA

    October 5, 2009 at 6:07 pm |
  33. Vera Bauer

    And I thought the Health Care package was going to be this easy to Swish in

    October 5, 2009 at 6:07 pm |
  34. Greg Myers,Houston TX

    You can't guard me.Bring in the Secret Service boys.

    October 5, 2009 at 6:07 pm |
  35. Michelle Fox

    "If I make this shot I will bailout Blockbuster"

    October 5, 2009 at 6:06 pm |
  36. Dom (Roslyn, NY)

    Hands down, guys! I'm the freaking President

    October 5, 2009 at 6:05 pm |
  37. Rick Mitchell

    Mr. President, you've got game! Unlike the last boss. We don't have to LET you win.

    October 5, 2009 at 6:05 pm |
  38. Richard Hine, New York City

    White House staffers pretend to defend the basket as Barack Obama makes another jump shot.

    October 5, 2009 at 6:05 pm |
  39. Linda Reitman

    FLOAT LIKE A BUTTERFLY, STING LIKE A BEE!

    October 5, 2009 at 6:05 pm |
  40. Lori - PA

    I knew the basketball court in the White House woud pay off!

    October 5, 2009 at 6:04 pm |
  41. Tracy O'Brien Maple Grove, MN

    You can put me down after the photographer leaves....

    October 5, 2009 at 6:04 pm |
  42. Ryan W, Los Angeles

    "You can't guard me...The secret service cant guard me. " – Pres. Obama

    October 5, 2009 at 6:03 pm |
  43. Doug, Laredo, TX

    If I make this shot......I'll announce that I am quitting and going to the NBA.......

    October 5, 2009 at 6:03 pm |
  44. Sharon,Daniel Island, South Carolina

    its a bird, no its a plane,no its super O

    October 5, 2009 at 6:03 pm |
  45. Lydia Busstra

    What can I do when I think my president is using a trampoline?

    October 5, 2009 at 6:03 pm |
  46. Sandro Benitez

    President Obama: One Score For me Zero For Staffers

    October 5, 2009 at 6:02 pm |
  47. Sharon,Daniel Island, South Carolina

    I want a be like mike!

    October 5, 2009 at 6:02 pm |
  48. Pedro Pena III

    Let's see Rush Limbaugh do that !!!!

    October 5, 2009 at 6:01 pm |
  49. Eli (Indianapolis)

    It's LeBron, it's Kobe, it's OBAMA!

    October 5, 2009 at 6:01 pm |
  50. Kelly Swanson- Harrisburg, PA

    Looks like Obama could quit his day job!

    October 5, 2009 at 5:59 pm |
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