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January 5th, 2011
05:34 PM ET

Beat 360° 1/5/11

Ready for today's Beat 360°? Everyday we post a picture 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:

Speaker of the House John Boehner, R-Ohio, wipes his eyes as outgoing Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi, D-California, speaks before handing over the speaker's gavel following his election in the House chamber January 5, 2011 in Washington, DC. (Photo credit: Chip Somodevilla/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: Beat 360° Winners:

Staff
Sam Meyer
"Rep. Boehner takes on two new roles today: Speaker of the House, and Town Crier."


Viewer

Steve, Bend OR
"'It's the people's house,' sponsored by Kleenex Brand Tissue-Softness Worth Sharing."

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soundoff (219 Responses)
  1. john stevens TORONTO

    And now you Republicans will get a taste of your own medicine. We will just say "no". You will suffer the torments of hell.

    January 5, 2011 at 9:12 pm |
  2. Stephen- Tucson

    Ahhhhh the venom!!!!!!

    January 5, 2011 at 9:08 pm |
  3. Paul Lasiewski

    "And yes, I'm leaving John my purple shoes which he has admired for the past two years".

    January 5, 2011 at 8:45 pm |
  4. Deirdre Kelly - Incline Village, NV

    Passing gas

    January 5, 2011 at 8:43 pm |
  5. paul, NYC

    "It's my party and I can cry if I want to."

    January 5, 2011 at 8:43 pm |
  6. Kathy - Akron, OH

    "It must be an Ohio thing."

    January 5, 2011 at 8:38 pm |
  7. Cherie Muerth,Tennessee

    Pelosi: "John-There's NO CRYIN' in BASEBALL!"
    Boehner:"I know Nancy...but...but this is CONGRESS–boo hoo hoo...."

    January 5, 2011 at 8:38 pm |
  8. Deirdre Kelly - Incline Village, NV

    "I'm not leaving on a jetplane, I don't know when I'll be back again."

    January 5, 2011 at 8:37 pm |
  9. Patty A Banks, CA

    All i said was that his tan was fading

    January 5, 2011 at 8:29 pm |
  10. randall williams

    "Its crying time again,Nancy's leaving"...

    January 5, 2011 at 8:27 pm |
  11. Kristine

    Apparently he didn't win last night's $380M Mega Millions either!

    January 5, 2011 at 8:18 pm |
  12. Donna Wood (731)307-1125 Lexington, Tn.

    Polosi:( Well that went well didnt it?

    January 5, 2011 at 8:16 pm |
  13. Terri from Atlanta

    First, I'll cry and get Nancy off guard. Then I'll smash her with this giant gavel.

    January 5, 2011 at 8:15 pm |
  14. drnasrol Friday Harbor WA state

    This is far too weird for the man he is trying to be. Tired doesn't begin to describe tax payers' mindset.

    January 5, 2011 at 8:14 pm |
  15. Robbi from New York

    Pelosi introduces the new There's No Crying in Congress bill.

    January 5, 2011 at 8:11 pm |
  16. v wolsk, NYC

    Pelosi: "It's his party and he can cry if he wants to."

    January 5, 2011 at 8:08 pm |
  17. Rob B, incline village, NV

    Oh my gosh....where did that smell come from....oh yeah, nancy is speaking

    January 5, 2011 at 8:07 pm |
  18. john stevens TORONTO

    Oh my, he's crying and he hasn't even started the job. God help us.

    January 5, 2011 at 7:58 pm |
  19. john stevens TORONTO

    The Wizard weeps as Dorothy explains why she's going back to Kansas.

    January 5, 2011 at 7:56 pm |
  20. Kristen

    he's crying because he's never met anderson cooper duh.

    January 5, 2011 at 7:56 pm |
  21. Hope Jackson

    Thanks but no, you can't have it.

    January 5, 2011 at 7:55 pm |
  22. ismail kazem,Tampa,Fl

    Peeing onion before the exchange of the gavel was a bad idea,

    January 5, 2011 at 7:55 pm |
  23. Thomas Macias

    It's funny 'cause he looks like an elephant.

    January 5, 2011 at 7:53 pm |
  24. Mario Zarkovic, Toronto, Canada

    "Stop calling me Boner!" "Uh huh huh huh."

    January 5, 2011 at 7:51 pm |
  25. Deirdre Kelly - Incline Village, NV

    The Congressional 'Blues'

    January 5, 2011 at 7:50 pm |
  26. Yvonne R.

    "Aww shucks, Nancy. (sniff,sniff) Why'd ya have to go and say that."

    January 5, 2011 at 7:50 pm |
  27. Steve, Bend OR

    "It's the people's house", sponsered by Kleenex Brand Tissue-Softness Worth Sharing.

    January 5, 2011 at 7:49 pm |
  28. Angel Romina

    "I'm not crying, it's just all this orange really iritates my eyes."

    January 5, 2011 at 7:48 pm |
  29. Brian Balfrey

    "Ladies and Gentlemen of the House, please excuse Mr. Boehner, as he is trying to gain his composure. He just learned that the speaker job no longer includes a free private Air Force jet".

    Incline Village,
    NV

    January 5, 2011 at 7:46 pm |
  30. kevin j

    Come on you guys 4 of 6 #s is good...

    January 5, 2011 at 7:42 pm |
  31. JC-Los Angeles

    Whether it's a Republican or a Democrat, politicians always leave humans weeping.

    January 5, 2011 at 7:41 pm |
  32. K S Verdi, San Antonio, TX

    Knock...Who's There?Boo...Boo Who?Stop crying it's just a joke!
    🙂

    January 5, 2011 at 7:37 pm |
  33. kevin j

    Come on you guys! 4 of 6 lotto #s is good

    January 5, 2011 at 7:31 pm |
  34. K S Verdi, San Antonio, TX

    Good evening ladies and gentlemen, this segment is sponsored by "Puffs Plus"
    ;( ;( ;(

    January 5, 2011 at 7:29 pm |
  35. Name*Robert Ware

    Don't worry? He will be ok he was just interviewed by Pierce Morgan!

    January 5, 2011 at 7:29 pm |
  36. Mike, Kingston, Canada

    It's crying time again as the new Speaker dons a real 'Boehner' of a nozzle to do his Cyrano de Bergerac impersonation before a full house.

    January 5, 2011 at 7:28 pm |
  37. K S Verdi, San Antonio, TX

    Good evening ladies and gentlemen, this segment is sponsored by "Puffs Plus" ;(

    January 5, 2011 at 7:28 pm |
  38. James Duguay

    Which one is the representative from San Francisco?

    January 5, 2011 at 7:27 pm |
  39. Stan, Canada

    John Boehner cries as Nacy Pelosi announces she's booby trapped the gavel.

    January 5, 2011 at 7:26 pm |
  40. Ed - Sidney, OH

    Lets just hope John can stop crying long enough for congress to get some work done.

    January 5, 2011 at 7:26 pm |
  41. Linda Hinton

    Ohhh.... Ohhhh.....I didn't know mine was the biggest....
    or
    I'm so scared...will you pleeeese hold my hand?

    January 5, 2011 at 7:25 pm |
  42. john stevens TORONTO

    Oh come on you big wussy, if a woman can do this job so can you. Is his mommy here? I think he needs his mommy.

    January 5, 2011 at 7:24 pm |
  43. David

    Pelosi: "Dear God, American people, look what you voted in!"

    January 5, 2011 at 7:22 pm |
  44. Nancy Shapiro

    Pelosi: "He's all yours, people. I'll be around the corner if he needs another Kleenex or a time out."

    Nancy Shapiro
    Oradell, NJ

    January 5, 2011 at 7:21 pm |
  45. Veroniva JordanBrantford Ontario Canada

    Nancy Pelosi made me cry

    January 5, 2011 at 7:20 pm |
  46. Terry Marr

    Please, Nancy....stop talking about the children!!!

    Terry Marr
    Evandale, New Brunswick, Canada

    January 5, 2011 at 7:20 pm |
  47. Ken A, Culver City, CA

    At an inconvenient time, Speaker Boehner discovers he is allergic to his new brand of tanning creme.

    January 5, 2011 at 7:19 pm |
  48. DON, OSWEGO, ILLINOIS

    PLEASE PLEASE can we get this right before I leave,I like onions on my hot dog but John doesn't !!

    January 5, 2011 at 7:19 pm |
  49. Sam D. from Houston

    Must be the American dream to replace the first woman Speaker of the House.

    January 5, 2011 at 7:17 pm |
  50. Janice Ocala Florida

    OH..OMG..Nancy shut up an hand over the gavel!

    January 5, 2011 at 7:17 pm |
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