Christmas Tree Transport: Whatever Works

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Staff Blog | Dec 14, 2016

'Tis the season . . . to drive around with giant specimens of coniferous plants strapped to the roof of your ride.

We asked for your funniest photos of Christmas tree transport, and boy, did you deliver! (The photos, anyway. We're still waiting for the trees.)

Got a better caption for any of these? Share 'em in the comments!

"Now available! Smart car with a real trunk." --James McGee (Photo: Alyssa Tino)
"And you don't have to look for a parking space in the shade..." -- Anne L. Schlotterbeck (Photo: John Collins)
"It's a Jeep thing, you wouldn't understand." (Photo: Duncan Hoge)
"We'd estimate that to be about an Accord of wood." (Photo: Jean Paez)
"How fir is it to the intersection of Douglas and Evergreen?" --Inspired by Bruce Yule (Photo: Nicholas Barrett Theilig)
"Who knew Charlie Brown drove a motorcycle?" (Photo: Patrick Hunt)
"Please put a helmet on that tree - we don't want this holiday season to be its last - oh wait..." --Bill Cunningham (Photo: Jon Kruger)
"Initiate launch sequence." (Photo: Michelle Gardner)
"Hey, watch this!" (Photo: Robert Knapp)
"Watch out for those low overpasses!" (Photo: Terra Maund)
"A tree wheeler?"--Dean Rowlinson  (Photo: Becky Thompson-Curtis)
"Pining fir a new roof rack." Inspired by Garth F. (Photo: Christina Lee Seal Reddoor)
"Our decorations this season will be a triumph!" (Photo: Anthony Wilson)
"Q: How did the officers cut down their tree? A. With a contraband saw." (Photo: John Kealy)

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