Boiling Point Caption Contest May 2022: Winner and new cartoon


BP Cartoon by Elliot Serure

NEW CONTEST: Submit your idea for May’s drawing, above, in the form box below. You may enter as many times as you like. (BP Cartoon by Elliot Serure)

By Elliot Serure and Eli Weiss

Congratulations to Shalhevet’s SAS Computer Science teacher Dr. Josh Sharfman, who wins first prize for his caption in the Boiling Point’s second Cartoon Caption Contest.

The cartoon for the next contest is at the top of this page.  Please follow the rules in the form below this article to submit your entry. Multiple entries are allowed.  Deadline for entries is Sunday, May 15, at 11:59 p.m. Pacific Time.

Dr. Sharfman won for his caption of the last cartoon, shown below, “A new Purim SuperVillian. Are you Bigtan? Teresh? Haman, maybe?” Dr. Sharfman will receive a $10 gift certificate to Starbucks.

Second place also goes to Dr. Sharfman, for his caption, “The last event was at a bar. How did we get to a Purim costume contest cartoon?” and the third-place winner is Shalhevet sophomore Zion Schlussel .  He will receive a $5 Starbucks gift cards.


First Place: A new Purim SuperVillian. Are you Bigtan? Teresh? Hayman, maybe? – Dr. Sharfman, Shalhevet teacher

Second Place:  The last event was at a bar. How did we get to a Purim costume contest cartoon? – Dr. Sharfman, Shalhevet teacher

 Third Place: I’m telling you, I’m the real Robert Pattinson. – Zion Schlussel, Shalhevet sophomore 


To enter, write your caption idea below, along with your name and the city where you live. You may enter as many times as you like!  But be sure to list your name and city, and also your email address so we can contact you if you win.

First prize is to actually name the cartoon, as it will appear in the next print edition of the Boiling Point. Second and third prizes will be published as runner-ups.  Winners of first and second prize will also receive Starbucks gift cards.

Judges are leaders of the Boiling Point’s graphics, news and web departments. Deadline for entry is May 15.

Good luck!

If you are on the app, the submission form may not work. If this is the case, go to our website directly at

BP Caption Contest!