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Monday
Nov092009

And the Winner of the Anti-Doula Sign PhotoShop Contest is...

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…Maryann!  

 

I believe this sign says it all.

It’s extra funny to me because when I first looked at it, I thought Wow, she really butchered her margins.

 

Honorable mentions:

 

Holly: (Subtle…)

 

Sarah: (I think it was the accent and that WTH mask that got me)

 

Dana: (Very first entry received. Love it.)

 

Captian Jean-Luc Picard: (Another one that took me a few seconds to get)

 

Heidi: (Nice and direct)

 

 

View all entries:

First set of contest entries

Second set of contest entries

[Note: Only entries submitted before the 12 pm Pacific deadline have been posted]

 

Maryann wins a copy of Penny Simkin’s book, The Birth Partner. A copy will also be sent to the Aspen Women’s Center, owner of the sign.

 

Thank you to everyone who participated!

 

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Reader Comments (19)

Hee. I loved this contest! I wanted to make one of my own, but I would read through all the entries and think "If only I'd thought of that first! Or that! Or that!" So I decided to just sit back and enjoy :-) It was a great idea!!

November 9, 2009 | Unregistered CommenterRebecca

Ha! It took me a minute to get the first one :D

November 9, 2009 | Unregistered CommenterKatie

I'm slow.
I still don't get the first one!
:(

November 9, 2009 | Unregistered CommenterCathy

Nevermind.
Got it!

November 9, 2009 | Unregistered CommenterCathy

Ha! I didn't get it at first either. In case anyone else still doesn't get it, the text is in the shape of a middle finger.

November 9, 2009 | Unregistered CommenterMelissa

Congrats to Maryann!

November 9, 2009 | Unregistered CommenterDou-la-la

That was so funny! Good choices!

I liked the first draft one, too.

And was it Amy that said "No Hippie Shit!"?

November 9, 2009 | Unregistered CommenterMomTFH

YAY!
Thanks Jill and everyone! This was fun and such a good contest. I have so many favorites. And I'm a little disturbed that so many people appreciate my sense of humor ;) I can't think of a better way to address this sign and everything that is wrong with it. We can only write so many informative letters to boards.
Thanks for giving us a fun way to vent!

November 9, 2009 | Unregistered CommenterMaryann

You should send the runner up signs as well...in case they don't get the message from the winning sign.

November 9, 2009 | Unregistered Commenterrixa

MomTFH, no but I forgot to include the "no hippie shit" one in the runner-ups. I knew there was one I was forgetting. Dang.

November 9, 2009 | Registered CommenterJill
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