Funny Pharm: You Write the Caption & Win: May 2015

★Winning Caption★ 
"GMP is simply just good mopping practice." -Seshu Gudlavalleti

Pharmaceutical Manufacturing presents "Funny Pharm," featuring drawings by award-winning cartoonist, Jerry King.

The winning cartoon caption will be featured on the Pharma Manufacturing website and the winner will be mentioned in upcoming enewsletters. The winner has a choice of two prizes: a coffee mug with the cartoon and winning caption printed on it OR a $15 Starbucks giftcard.

Please submit your caption to [email protected]. Thank you for your contributions!

Contending Submissions

Bill Russo:

"They always put on a big show when they know we're coming."

"Tick TOC. Time's up."

"If he inhales any of that BHO dust, he won't even be able to FIND the broom."

Atul Deshmukh:

“Another hour and I’ll be through for the season.”

“I wonder...when are they going to move the equipment back in?”

“I should really hurry up and finish before the inspectors arrive.”

“When are they going to issue the disinfectant?”

“Using the concentrated disinfectant is really not going to help me finish faster.”

“Hey, wait a minute…who put the toilet cleaner in the disinfectant bucket?”

“I’m heading back to Manufacturing to complete the process as soon as I finish this.”

“Flower in D (the) Arrival – SPRING is here." - Keta Patel

"As the King so are the subjects." - Jahanzaib Ali

"Elbow 'grease' meets GMP requirements." -Christopher Markos

"It is not for FDA! We believe cleanliness is next to Godliness." - N. Murugesan

"SOPs are already trashed prior to facility cleaning, so I don’t know how to clean rooms. But I must pretend that I’m cleaning since FDA is watching me over my shoulders." -Adnan Sabir

"See, we always scrub and clean our mess! Whenever you come our records will be clean as our floors!" -N. Mullai

“WAX ON! WAX OFF! WAX ON WAX OFF!” Gee I wish they would make up their mind! -Ronald Pat

"Patient...Patience...?" - Steve Nolan

Atul Deshmukh:

“Damn…I forgot my PPE’s again.”

“Yesterday they told me to clean from the inside to the outside…today they want me to do it the other way around. I hope they freeze the SOP soon.”

“Now they want to validate a single cleaning procedure for the entire facility. Somehow, I don’t think it’s going to work.”

"GMP is simply just good mopping practice." -Seshu Gudlavalleti

"I hope they don't ask me if this cleanser is validated!" - Kenneth Rockwell

"This year we added sporicidals and now nobody will go near this place, I have to clean it all by myself!" - Kenneth Rockwell

"I left the window open to let out the fumes!" - Kenneth Rockwell

Kenji Nishiwaki:

"What do you define the worst case for cleaning validation?"

"Cleaning under witness by FDA."

"Rinse well after cleaning with the detergent."

"Residual detergent is a kind of contamination, not a proof of cleaning!"