Welcome back to Slate’s caption contest. All we’re going to tell you about this photo is that it was taken today. Post your captions—20 words or fewer—in the comments section.
The winner: Susiepanda
While not as sexy, nor as successful as US Navy 'Seals', British Army 'Kelp' manages to secure Royal patronage.
Runner up 1: sadlersull
Congratulations on your admirable bravery following that pasta factory explosion.
Runner up 2: seasarah
To demonstrate what a regular guy he is, Prince Harry touched one of the creatures without wearing gloves.
The actual caption: Prince Harry (left) in his role as Honorary Air Commandant talks with RAF Regiment Service personnel during a visit to RAF Honington on February 10, 2012 in Suffolk, United Kingdom. (Photo by Indigo/Getty Images)
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