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Beat 360° 5/23/11
President Barack Obama holds a hurley after it was given to him by Irish Prime Minister Taoiseach Enda Kenny at Farmleigh May 23, 2011 in Dublin, Ireland. (Photo credit: Irish Government-Pool /Getty Images)
May 23rd, 2011
06:19 PM ET

Beat 360° 5/23/11

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  1. Jessica lozano

    So I said bend over Osama!!

    May 23, 2011 at 6:54 pm |
  2. Alissa

    So this will really work to fight Republican filibusters?

    May 23, 2011 at 6:53 pm |
  3. Ryan Zydiak

    Did the the queen really want to use this on you? Ouch!

    May 23, 2011 at 6:53 pm |
  4. Shain Ellison Thomas

    I think this is could be even bigger than Speaker Boehner's gavel!

    May 23, 2011 at 6:53 pm |
  5. colleen

    Think I can make it on the green?

    May 23, 2011 at 6:52 pm |
  6. Lorraine

    I wish I'd had one of these when Trump was asking for my brith certificate!

    May 23, 2011 at 6:51 pm |
  7. Jacqueline Murphy

    Do you think I could use this on Benji?

    May 23, 2011 at 6:50 pm |
  8. Andy Snow

    So you're telling me this will persuade the Republicans to pass good legislation, AND simultaneously pick up the yard after they've made a mess?

    May 23, 2011 at 6:50 pm |
  9. Carol Gilliotti

    I'll straighten out those Republicans!

    May 23, 2011 at 6:48 pm |
  10. Melissa Voto

    "Do you Irish drink so much, you need to use this as a baseball bat?"

    May 23, 2011 at 6:47 pm |
  11. Lisa from London

    "You're going to need all this and more as you head toward 2012, Barack.

    May 23, 2011 at 6:45 pm |
  12. Mike Green

    "anyone for tennis?"

    May 23, 2011 at 6:45 pm |
  13. Kim Henderson

    Here President this is for when your up the creek without a padel.

    May 23, 2011 at 6:45 pm |
  14. Janice Burgdahl

    I dare anyone to say I'm not Irish!!!!!!!

    May 23, 2011 at 6:44 pm |
  15. James Glica-Hernandez

    In the U.S., Mr. Prime Minister, we belive in speaking haltingly and carrying a big shillelagh!

    May 23, 2011 at 6:44 pm |
  16. Stillmind

    I like soccer, so I wouldn't know...What's stronger, a cricket stick or a hurley?

    May 23, 2011 at 6:44 pm |
  17. Janice Connelly

    Do you play?

    May 23, 2011 at 6:44 pm |
  18. Mike Green

    This will work great in the Presidential election against Newt Gingrich. A lizard basher.

    May 23, 2011 at 6:43 pm |
  19. Kevin Thomas

    So I guess re-gifting is out of the question?

    May 23, 2011 at 6:42 pm |
  20. Mike Green

    See this is what I am doing to the Repbulican plan for reforming medicaid, VETO

    May 23, 2011 at 6:42 pm |
  21. alex (southfield)

    so you think this is what Teddy ment by "speak softly..."

    May 23, 2011 at 6:41 pm |
  22. Gail Gesell

    Say there, will this hurley help hurl the limo over the hump?

    May 23, 2011 at 6:41 pm |
  23. Kelsey McCallister

    Mr. President: Are you trying to tell me something Mr. Prime minister? Do you think I should follow the words of Teddy Roosevelt?
    Prime minister: Well, why don't you put the hurley down and we can talk about it?

    May 23, 2011 at 6:41 pm |
  24. alex (southfield)

    so you think this is what teddy ment but "speak softly..."

    May 23, 2011 at 6:40 pm |
  25. alex (southfield)

    if you even think about calling me "o'bama" i will hit you so hard with this hurley

    May 23, 2011 at 6:40 pm |
  26. Sue Carroll

    Is this for Mr. Boehner, sir?

    May 23, 2011 at 6:40 pm |
  27. Markus

    -A Leprechaun spanker you said?!

    May 23, 2011 at 6:39 pm |
  28. Cheryl Gonzales

    Now this is what I need to keep those darn Republicans in order!!

    May 23, 2011 at 6:39 pm |
  29. Bob DeBellis

    The queen swung better than that!

    May 23, 2011 at 6:39 pm |
  30. Elizabeth

    Whoa buddy, all I said was Michelle looked pretty.

    May 23, 2011 at 6:38 pm |
  31. Lorrie

    No wonder San Jose lost against the Vancouver Canucks yesterday in game 4, look what stick San Jose used !

    signed Lorrie from Vancouver, Canada

    May 23, 2011 at 6:37 pm |
  32. Paula

    Hmmmm-I knew that I shouldn't have had that 2nd pint of Guiness. Everything looks a little blurry!

    May 23, 2011 at 6:36 pm |
  33. Kevin Thomas

    yes, this is nice, but I was kinda hoping for another beer!

    May 23, 2011 at 6:36 pm |
  34. randall williams

    Obama: "Can I use this to beat off the GOP naysayers?"

    May 23, 2011 at 6:36 pm |
  35. Nicole

    Obama: "So, this was my original plan for taking out Osama...I just couldn't get Secret Service on board, though!"

    May 23, 2011 at 6:36 pm |
  36. James Griffith jr.

    You hit it like this, then you hit it like that.

    May 23, 2011 at 6:36 pm |
  37. Charity

    Yeah, that is how they shellacked me last November, and this is the shellacking I dealt Trump when my Bin Laden announcement pre-impted his show before anyone knew who got fired!

    May 23, 2011 at 6:35 pm |
  38. Allan

    So, when Bibi comes at me again... I swing it like this, right?

    May 23, 2011 at 6:34 pm |
  39. Tim

    Obama: "Really? This will keep the evil leprechauns from stealing my Lucky Charms?"

    May 23, 2011 at 6:33 pm |
  40. Robb Austin, TX

    President Obama: Lets get this straight...You are going to introduce me as........???
    PM Kenny: um....me lucky charm??

    May 23, 2011 at 6:33 pm |
  41. Rock A. Allen, Sudbury, On.

    "irish" i knew how to hold this thing....

    May 23, 2011 at 6:32 pm |
  42. Debbie Hamlin

    Does this work on Republicans?

    May 23, 2011 at 6:32 pm |
  43. Tim

    The President and the Prime minister discuss the new "No Child Left with a Behind" educational discipline policy.

    May 23, 2011 at 6:31 pm |
  44. Rebecca Hultman

    I don't think this is the big stick that FDR was talking about.

    May 23, 2011 at 6:31 pm |
  45. Cory Walsh

    Obama: This is how I fought off those Rapture-ists. I single-handedly saved the World.

    May 23, 2011 at 6:31 pm |
  46. J. Corrigan

    "I know Guinness has that effect on some people but if you do that again- I'll hit you!"

    May 23, 2011 at 6:30 pm |
  47. Rodney Hoffman, Los Angeles, CA

    Thanks, but we don't spank the girls. But I know some politicians I'd like to try it on!

    May 23, 2011 at 6:27 pm |
  48. EmmKay

    How many times do I need to use this for the Congress to vote my way? Mary – Philly

    May 23, 2011 at 6:26 pm |
  49. Jessica Martinez

    'This is way better than the stick we used when we played stick-ball, back in the day!'

    May 23, 2011 at 6:26 pm |
  50. Rodney Hoffman, Los Angeles, CA

    I think I can use this to deflect flying elbows.

    May 23, 2011 at 6:25 pm |
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