It gets better—the guy is deaf, and he taught his cat the sign for “food.” So the cat’s not just saying “put that in my mouth,” it’s actually signing
Not only that, but if you notice at the beginning, the cat *gets the man’s attention* as any person who wanted to talk to a deaf/hoh individual would (well, and vice versa IME). I’ve done sign since I was 5, and generally, w/o eye contact initially, you wave a hand or lightly touch the arm (if that’s ok with the person you’re trying to converse with, of course).
Generally, adult cats meow mostly to humans, but this cat has figured out that’s not going to work and has adapted. Animal companions! They are INCREDIBLE.
EVERYONE STOP WHAT YOU ARE DOING AND LOOK AT THIS CAT.
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My favorite mug is my big hug mug.
40 years ago tomorrow, Richard M. Nixon became the first U.S. president to resign the office.
Artifact: Loan, The Washington Post
The House Judiciary Committee had begun hearings three months earlier to impeach Nixon, who had been accused of covering up his role in the 1972 break-in at the…
And this, my friends, means that 40 years ago I was on my first trip overseas on the IU Honors Program to France!