Comical Processing: You Write The Cartoon Caption Winner October 3, 2018

Congratulations Brian Frick of Texas. His caption was deemed the funniest.

"Comical Processing" features drawings by award-winning cartoonist Jerry King. It’s our way of letting you take a break from all the serious stuff you deal with at work — by coming up with appropriate light-hearted captions.

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Gary is having second thoughts on the new "direct withdraw" swear jar policy.

Honorable Mentions

"The moment Sam realized that "Pay for Performance" wasn't just a slogan..." Submitted by Larry Shade, Georgia

"Bitcoins?? I was joking when I said I wanted paid in Bitcoins!" Submitted by Scott Mourier, West Virginia

"When they said we'd get Bigger Paychecks, I thought they meant the amount, not the paper size." Submitted by Steve Cox, Texas

Other Submissions

"The ultimate outcome showing whether all processes have gone the right way...." Submitted by Abdulrahim Shaikh, India

"To Bob's dismay, his long awaited promotion from salaried non-exempt to salaried exempt translated to more hours and a demotion in his paycheck." Submitted by Beverly Konieczny, Wisconsin

"Look who got a raise?" Submitted by Bill Kruppa, Florida

"The new policy for budgeting didn't mention that employee's raises would be taken out of their bosses' paychecks!" Submitted by Christina Hermens, California

"What the? Pay To The Order Of: U.R. Fired!" Submitted by Chuck Lewis, Ohio

"How much is the last divorce costing me !!!!" Submitted by Ernesto Calderon, Argentina

"Hey, wait a minute. . . why is my check all in red?" Submitted by Faith Dance, Colorado

"PAY TO THE ORDER OF MY EX-WIFE? WHAT?" Submitted by Joe Davis, Missouri

" i made more as a summer intern." Submitted by Laura Gimpelson, Tennessee

"Tax deduction shocker" Submitted by Mahendra Patel, New Jersey

"Smile, smile, smile.... like everybody else" Submitted by Maria Suarez, Madrid, Spain

"Mine must be wrong, because it says, "PAY THE CHECK!"" Submitted by Marvin Sager, Maryland

"Another Deduction!!! What, I am now being charged a service fee for them to process my paycheck???" Submitted by Michael Risk, Texas

"Raises for six execs and one worker!" Submitted by Morton Evans, New Jersey

" Trump is taxing me for being a Democrat!" Submitted by Morton Evans, New Jersey

"This is the bonus I got? Improvements in the process I developed during the first semester resulted in a reduction of manufacturing costs, greater than 10,000 times this amount" Submitted by Nelson Jaramillo, Venezuela

"I took the promotion for this!!" Submitted by Otha Hansford, Florida

"That is why I voted for Trump!" Submitted by Randy Carder, Missouri

"$0.00. I should have taken the pink slip seriously." Submitted by Richard Molsbee, Tennessee

"Your paycheck is short? That's what happens when you forget to punchout twice in one week!" Submitted by Ronald Strybos, Texas