Thursday, August 17th, 2006
Finalists: Good Morning America & Babytalk Cover Contest
Update: Follow this link for details of the 2007 Babytalk and Good Morning America baby contest.
[This page is for the 2006 contest. Follow the link above for 2007.] The wait is over! Almost 50 readers commented on Thingamababy’s original post about the Good Morning America & Babytalk Cover Contest 2006. In summary, they wrote: "Has anyone heard anything? What’s happening with the contest?"
Today, Jessie from Parenting.com e-mailed to say:
"After looking through 125,000 entries, the editors of Babytalk selected eight semi-finalists in July. Those eight babies and their families were all flown to New York City for professional photo shoots. Three finalists were revealed just this morning on ABC televisionâ€™s Good Morning America. The winner, as selected from the results of an online poll at GMAâ€™s website, will appear on the October cover of Babytalk magazine."
- Babytalk gallery of semi-finalists
- GMA vote for 1 of 3 finalists
(See the thumbnails at the bottom of the page. But remember, as GMA is
thoughtful enough to remind us, this contest is "not a scientific
- My vote is for Brooklyn Coleman. What a sweetie.
Our poll has closed. The results:
|My baby. How did I not make the finals? I was robbed! Robbed I tell you!||66%||47|
|I demand answers. A recount. Start the contest over. This injustice will not stand!||13%||9|
|Those idiots wouldn’t know a baby from a fire hydrant.||6%||4|
|My baby resembles a fire hydrant. I don’t appreciate your snide remarks. P.S. I didn’t enter the contest for obvious reasons.||15%||11|
|71 votes total|