Money, Politics, and Saving Our Democracy Banner

Sections
Home » Multimedia » YES! Cartoons » Hospital Flag Cartoon

Get a FREE Issue. Yes! I want to try YES! Magazine

Nonprofit. Independent. Subscriber-supported. DONATE. How you can support our work.

YES! by Email
Join over 78,000 others already signed up for FREE YES! news.
[SAMPLE]

Posters ad (generic)

Donate to YES!

 

Hospital Flag Cartoon

The best of the reader submitted captions for the Fall 2006 issue YES! cartoon.

YES! Cartoon: Hospital Flag

In preparation for our Fall 2006 issue on Health Care, we asked our readers to supply a caption for the YES! cartoon above. Our editors looked at dozens of responses and chose these as the best. Let us know if you agree or disagree. Write to yesnewsletters@yesmagazine.org

1
Well, yes, we were going to do a heart transplant. but we just couldn't find yours..
Richard Brooks

2
Somehow being wrapped in the flag doesn't help my spirits.
Jack Foster

3
You can choose whether you'd like to go to Poland or Zanzibar for your follow-up healthcare. Our veteran hospitals have been relocated to these free trade zones
Anahata Pomeroy

4
Are you sure you checked my wrist band for my name? You aren't bringing me in for a hysterectomy are you?
Annette Prianti-Perkowsk

5
Your insurance won't cover sheets, but we have plenty of these!
W Brodie Lockard & Dorothy Lockard

6
Mr. Johnson, One last question, "Which movie would you like uploaded into your Cerebral Cortex during your procedure?"
Kim Iwasko

7
"Thank you for serving our political regime. This "Oh Beautiful For Spacious Skies" red, white, and blue flag can also be transferred from our operating room to cover your casket... without additional charge."
Vickie Lynch

8
Freedom's on the march to the Operating Room.
Jessica Martinez

9
Another victim of the Patriotism Bug.
Donna Gillilan

10
I guess if I don't make it, give the flag to my wife.
Debbie Zamsky

11
Don't worry, they stop when your card reaches its limit.
Caitlin Sullivan

12
It wasn't necessary for Betsy Ross to sew my catheter on either!
Erik Benson

13
No, it is not a terminal illness, Mr. America -- unless you don't stop stealing from your family and starting fights with your neighbors!
Scott Seymour

14
Sorry Mr. Roberts. To meet your company health care efficiency requirements your surgeon is outsourced and may just not be in time.
Wolfgang Spendel

15
Don't worry George, you are safe under your security blanket.
Hugo Skoppek

 

Rabbit Ears Cartoon spacer Hospital Flag Cartoon spacer Wedding Telephone Cartoon spacer Dancing Penguins Cartoon spacer Surfboard Cartoon spacer Fishbowl Roadsign Cartoon
Chairs Cartoon spacer Man in a Can Cartoon spacer Fast Food Cartoon spacer DinoCar Cartoon spacer Tandem Cartoon spacer Housing Cartoon
Lodge Cartoon spacer Balloons Cartoon spacer See other reader submitted captions for YES! cartoons. spacer Elephant CartoonYES! Cartoon Competition spacer Enter the current YES! Cartoon Competition.
Email Signup
YES! Cartoons
Comment on this article

How to add a commentCommenting Policy

comments powered by Disqus


You won’t see any commercial ads in YES!, in print or on this website.
That means, we rely on support from our readers.

||   SUBSCRIBE    ||   GIVE A GIFT   ||   DONATE   ||
Independent. Nonprofit. Subscriber-supported.




Current Issue Footer

Personal tools