January 19th, 2011
08:04 PM ET

Beat 360° 1/19/11

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:

Vice President Joe Biden and Chinese President Hu Jintao toast each other and their respective countries during luncheon at the U.S. Department of State January 19, 2011, in Washington. (Photo credit: Paul J. Richards /AFP/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:

Kirk McDonald
“Biden Hears a Hu.”


Ken A, Culver City, CA
“As my honorable American host would say–our meeting is big @!%*ing deal!”

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soundoff (46 Responses)
  1. Patty-CA

    Jintao: it's a little early for a drink.. But when in Rome....
    Biden: forgive me.... But we're in Washington!

    January 19, 2011 at 9:50 pm |
  2. Patty-CA

    Biden: Umm....very tasty.. The President drinks this all day... I didn't know you had Red Bull over here!

    January 19, 2011 at 9:42 pm |
  3. Kent Weston, MA

    No, Mr. President, random drug tests are pretty common in the US.

    January 19, 2011 at 9:38 pm |
  4. Mike, Kingston, Canada

    Drinking buddies you Hu and me Joe raise Chinese American relations to new highs!!

    January 19, 2011 at 9:29 pm |
  5. john stevens TORONTO

    Hu: Where is the President?"

    Biden " Who the hell knows. Nobody tells me anything. I just follow the booze cart boys."

    January 19, 2011 at 9:29 pm |
  6. Karen M

    Biden: "here's to you and here's to me, may we never disagree. Bottoms up and twiddly dee, now drink this crap and go take a pee"

    Karen M
    Lexington, KY

    January 19, 2011 at 9:27 pm |
  7. Carol

    ...Yeah, mine looks like a urine sample, too.
    Let's go grab a beer.

    January 19, 2011 at 9:26 pm |
  8. john stevens TORONTO

    Hu;" I was hoping to tour some industrial facilities"
    Biden: " Well, ummm, we've got you scheduled for Disneyland and American Idol. Maybe next time."

    January 19, 2011 at 9:22 pm |
  9. Gayle McCauley Groton,Mass.

    "Here's to you,Hu!"

    January 19, 2011 at 9:15 pm |
  10. Lynda Nelson, BC Canada

    It is evident that Vice President Biden was clearly "toasted" well before this toast!!

    January 19, 2011 at 9:08 pm |
  11. Londa, New York

    It's a nice New York wine, something I think your country would enjoy importing.

    January 19, 2011 at 9:06 pm |
  12. Jane B in KC

    "Here's to it being 5:00 somewhere!"

    January 19, 2011 at 9:00 pm |
  13. Cherie Muerth,Tennessee

    Biden toasts President Hu Jintao from China and thanks China for loaning us the money for the champagne they will be drinking....

    January 19, 2011 at 9:00 pm |
  14. david d

    Here's tu Hu.

    January 19, 2011 at 8:56 pm |
  15. Ashley, New York

    Joe Biden: Dear God, with this drink please let us pray that President Hu Jintao does not remember how much money we owe his country.

    Presient Hu Jintao: He better be paying for this wine....

    January 19, 2011 at 8:56 pm |
  16. john stevens TORONTO

    Biden asks : "Is this real gold on the rim of my glass?"

    Hu responds : " Well it's probably made in China, which means it's probably cheap imitation crap. Cheers"

    January 19, 2011 at 8:52 pm |
  17. david d

    VP Biden about to perform age-old political magic trick: Take two half-empty glasses, and turn them into one half-full...amazing!

    January 19, 2011 at 8:52 pm |
  18. Nancy - NJ

    Confucius say "Bottoms up!"

    January 19, 2011 at 8:48 pm |
  19. john stevens TORONTO

    Biden tries to focus on the target. If he misses the Presidents' glass it will be the defining moment of his career. Focus, focus!

    January 19, 2011 at 8:47 pm |
  20. Nancy - NJ

    A toast to balanced trade, human rights, freedom of speech, freedom of the press, and freedom of religion.. Oh wait..

    January 19, 2011 at 8:45 pm |
  21. john stevens TORONTO

    Biden: "So you're a Comunist, how is that working out for you?"

    Hu: " Pretty good , economy growing so fast, everybody getting rich, how about you guys?"

    January 19, 2011 at 8:43 pm |
  22. john stevens TORONTO

    President Hu : "I promise that we Chinese will continue making crap."

    Vice President Biden : " And I promise we Americans will keep buying it. Cheers!"

    January 19, 2011 at 8:38 pm |
  23. Kristie Stauff Pittsburgh, PA

    Vice President Biden toasts the President of China with a vintage ginger ale.

    January 19, 2011 at 8:38 pm |
  24. Barb

    Here's to the new 9 O' clock on CNN

    January 19, 2011 at 8:38 pm |
  25. Kara from Charlottesville, Virginia

    Shots! Okay, you play Pee Wee Herman and I'll be Andy Samberg. We just need that guy with the National Treausre eyes to help us re-enact the best skit ever!

    January 19, 2011 at 8:38 pm |
  26. Thomas Edgcomb Booth

    Vice President Joe Biden says to Chinese President Hu Jintao "Is there lead in this crystal?"

    Thomas Edgcomb Booth
    Estes Park, Colorado USA

    January 19, 2011 at 8:37 pm |
  27. john stevens TORONTO

    "Our civil rights policies are none of your business Mr. Biden. Have another drink, it will help ease the pain of the collapse of your empire."

    January 19, 2011 at 8:36 pm |
  28. Nancy S. - NJ

    President Jintao: Wine glasses made in China. Podium made in China. Clock made in China. Now that's what I'm talking about.

    January 19, 2011 at 8:34 pm |
  29. ismail kazem,Tampa,Fl

    Rest assured we did not invite the Salahi's to your State dinner.

    January 19, 2011 at 8:33 pm |
  30. john stevens TORONTO

    Biden will not be denied his afternoon nap.

    January 19, 2011 at 8:28 pm |
  31. ismail kazem,Tampa,Fl

    We borrow your money and we will lend you time.

    January 19, 2011 at 8:27 pm |
  32. john stevens TORONTO

    I'm taller, and I hold my glass higher. These are small victories, but we'll take what we can get these days.

    January 19, 2011 at 8:26 pm |
  33. Tim Gibson

    Is that lead I see in the bottom of my glass!

    Tim Gibson
    San Diego, CA

    January 19, 2011 at 8:26 pm |
  34. john stevens TORONTO

    Here's to you President Hu, may your country continue to prosper at our expense. Let us welcome in the era of our begging for scraps from your table.

    January 19, 2011 at 8:25 pm |
  35. Steven Butler

    Biden says, "Where are you from?" before taking his first drink of the night.

    Steven Butler
    Webb City, MO

    January 19, 2011 at 8:24 pm |
  36. Gilber Ordzz

    "When money's tight and hard to get
    and your horse is also ran,
    When all you have is a heap of debt
    a pint of plain is your only man"

    January 19, 2011 at 8:23 pm |
  37. john stevens TORONTO

    Obama's a beer drinker, so he sent me to do the toast. He knows I'll drink anything. By the way, what is this crap?

    January 19, 2011 at 8:23 pm |
  38. David Horner Missoula Montana

    Even the grape juice is made in china !!!

    January 19, 2011 at 8:21 pm |
  39. john stevens TORONTO

    Biden noticing the glasses are made in China... just like everything else.

    January 19, 2011 at 8:21 pm |
  40. Terry Marr Evandale, New Brunswick, Canada

    Drink up, Hu. We've got a dinner later; and its no ordinary dinner....its a big ______ meal!!

    January 19, 2011 at 8:18 pm |
  41. Kristine

    I see you got my email to dress alike...cheers!!!

    January 19, 2011 at 8:18 pm |
  42. ismail kazem,Tampa,Fl

    Let us toast to all the tea parties in China.

    January 19, 2011 at 8:17 pm |
  43. john stevens TORONTO

    President Hu appreciates Bidens' ability to drink and sleep at the same time.

    January 19, 2011 at 8:16 pm |
  44. Ken A, Culver City, CA

    As my honorable American host would say–our meeting is big @!%*ing deal!

    January 19, 2011 at 8:16 pm |
  45. ismail kazem,Tampa,Fl

    VP Biden: I am pleased to report that these glasses were made in China,

    January 19, 2011 at 8:15 pm |
  46. ismail kazem,Tampa,Fl

    VP Biden to President Hu; Chin Chin to our health and your wealth.

    January 19, 2011 at 8:13 pm |