February 16th, 2011
05:09 PM ET

Beat 360° 2/16/11

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:

The Obama administration's new Press Secretary Jay Carney arrives to give his first press briefing at the White House in Washington, DC, on February 16, 2011. Carney, a former Time magazine reporter, was named as President Obama's new press secretary after Robert Gibbs stepped down. (Photo credit: Jewel Samad/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:

Joey Gardner
“The new Press Secretary already learning to walk back his previous remarks."


Aric Martinez, San Francisco
"Excuse me. There is a gold Camry with it's lights on parked outside...this belong to anyone?"

___________________________________________________________________________Beat 360° Challenge

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soundoff (183 Responses)
  1. Vincent Blas

    I don't know why I'm not afraid but I really think that I should be at this point in time.

    February 16, 2011 at 9:00 pm |
  2. Pam from missouri

    Beat 360:

    Yep, it sure looks like Chuck Todd is wearing a pair I love AC 360 socks.

    February 16, 2011 at 8:49 pm |
  3. Nancy S. - NJ

    Carney: I have no clue what Obama is doing. Oops, did I just say that out loud?

    February 16, 2011 at 8:34 pm |
  4. Jack Kamer, Columbus, OH

    "Would the guy in the yellow tie please leave. This conference is for blue ties only."

    February 16, 2011 at 8:32 pm |
  5. Lee Jeffreys

    Okay! EVERYBODY UP! We'll start with a few jumping-jacks!

    February 16, 2011 at 8:29 pm |
  6. Roland from CA

    "Robert Gibbs has stepped down he is not pulling a Leno."

    February 16, 2011 at 8:27 pm |
  7. Elaine

    Wow...you guys really DO look like circling sharks from this side. I think I may have to phone a friend.....

    February 16, 2011 at 8:27 pm |
  8. Anssuya, Singapore

    Do I need to stoop so low to speak here?

    February 16, 2011 at 8:27 pm |
  9. Roland from CA

    I can understand the anger and even outrage many of you feel because you are not standing here.

    February 16, 2011 at 8:24 pm |
  10. Roland from CA

    "The view from this side is a lot better!"

    February 16, 2011 at 8:19 pm |
  11. Roland from CA

    Is the first row the "glee club" for Robert Gibbs?

    February 16, 2011 at 8:18 pm |
  12. Mary (Farmington Hills, MI)

    Carney gets the hint to keep things short.

    February 16, 2011 at 8:13 pm |
  13. Lori Overton

    Stare down, attempting to psych out the White House reporters.

    February 16, 2011 at 8:13 pm |
  14. Cherie Muerth,Tennessee

    "Is that a Gecho sitting on the front row with a hand raised for a question?"

    February 16, 2011 at 8:12 pm |
  15. Dan Lynch

    Jay Carney learned first hand just how difficult the job of Press Secretary could be, and then he moved two feet closer to the microphone, and then it became much easier.

    February 16, 2011 at 7:54 pm |
  16. Larry Camp

    for the beat360 caption:

    "DON'T MOVE! I want to see if any of your ties are better than mine for the photo op. You'll get it back, framed with an autograph when I'm done with it – I promise! I'm famous now!"

    Larry Camp Jr.
    Sandusky OH USA.

    February 16, 2011 at 7:52 pm |
  17. maddy scalise

    Can you hear me now? Can you hear me now?

    February 16, 2011 at 7:52 pm |
  18. ismail kazem,Tampa,Fl

    Can you hear me.

    February 16, 2011 at 7:51 pm |
  19. Orla Stuart - Santa Cruz, CA

    Did you get the text message regarding the taco party outside my office after the briefing?

    February 16, 2011 at 7:50 pm |
  20. Patti Barrett

    Where's my teleprompter?!!
    Patti Barrett
    Wimberley, TX

    February 16, 2011 at 7:48 pm |
  21. Sheila Stuart - CA

    spelling correction:

    Hey! You, there in front...no texting during press briefings!

    February 16, 2011 at 7:48 pm |
  22. Orla Stuart - Santa Cruz, CA

    Hey Joe...there's a mouse under your chair!

    February 16, 2011 at 7:46 pm |
  23. Melissa

    "Was that everything? Did I do a good job?"

    February 16, 2011 at 7:45 pm |
  24. ismail kazem,Tampa,Fl

    Did anyone see where I left my BlackBerry.

    February 16, 2011 at 7:41 pm |
  25. Patty, Ca

    Carney shows up at his1st News Conference with the Piece De Resistence....Obama's Birth Certificate!

    February 16, 2011 at 7:32 pm |
  26. PeterD

    Are you looking at me!

    Oshkosh, WI

    February 16, 2011 at 7:30 pm |
  27. john stevens TORONTO

    Hey you with the Blackberry, put that thing away, this is my big moment.

    February 16, 2011 at 7:27 pm |
  28. Virginia, North Carolina

    Looks like the top of my grammar grade desk but I can't read what's been etched since then.

    February 16, 2011 at 7:24 pm |
  29. Mary Louise

    Mr. Tapper, Do I have to tell you to stop texting while I'm talking, AGAIN?
    Mary Louise, Little Falls, NJ

    February 16, 2011 at 7:23 pm |

    AAH HAA! I've already been lied to! The CIA promised me that there would be no bugs in any of our MEETING ROOMS!!!

    February 16, 2011 at 7:22 pm |
  31. Lori - PA

    I told them I needed the microphones to be higher.

    February 16, 2011 at 7:19 pm |
  32. Lori - PA

    For the last time, it's C A R N E Y.

    February 16, 2011 at 7:18 pm |
  33. Raz, Los Angeles, CA

    Jay Carney: I took WHAT job?!

    February 16, 2011 at 7:18 pm |
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