Deliberations ended: Winners of the Twelve Word Competition Announced

Daily Email-Blowing Your Mind from Gapingvoid on Vimeo.

Daily Email- Mindblowing Cartoons from Gapingvoid on Vimeo.

Daily Email-Social Objects from Gapingvoid on Vimeo.

It was a little twelve word copy com­pe­ti­tion. We thought we’d get 20 or 30 entries. But ended up with well over 200, a great result and a giant “thank you” to ever­yone for ente­ring.

Once we compiled the comments and emails, judging began. Hugh put together his short list, Laura did hers, Jeff put in his five cents, even intern Darrick piped in.

And then, what star­ted as a bit of fun, tur­ned into a free-for-all. Kic­king, screa­ming, name calling. Ever­yone had their favo­rite, and no one agreed.

Tumult aside, we’ve decided to change the rules. Since there were so many entries, it seemed fair that there will be more winners: Three to be exact. And, you guys get to decide the ranking. Just watch the vids above, leave your com­ments below and we’ll com­pile and announce later this month.

Regard­less of who comes out on top, all finalists will get a fra­med, si­gned print of their choo­sing (conditions apply), and more impor­tantly, the cre­dits which will be seen by millions of peo­ple. The winners lives will be trans­for­med and they will be sho­we­red with inter­net riches beyond their wil­dest dreams, etc., etc., etc.

To make voting easy, we had our crack team create animations with each of the finalists’ tag lines. Watch them and tell us your choice for the king of all exploding head tag lines!”.

Drum­roll please.….…

-Jason Korman


  1. #1 Gapingvoid blowing your mind daily – short & sweet!

  2. I like #1 :)

  3. #1 Gaping­void blo­wing your mind daily gets my vote. Says it all.

  4. Sheila Foley says:

    The three are so similar, it’s really splitting hairs. But #1 is the most direct of the finalists.

  5. I vote for the last – social objects is the brand it seems you’ve been trying to build for a couple of years now.


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