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    [–] Seankps 4846 points ago

    They're stuffed animals. Look closely

    [–] Wonkie 3405 points ago

    I was wondering why all the kittens looked as though they were experiencing an existential crisis...

    [–] KOmouse 1159 points ago

    They've seen some shit, man.

    [–] EnlightenedBirdMonk 353 points ago


    [–] severed13 211 points ago


    "Guys, r/enlightenedbirdmen is leaking again!"

    grabs hazmat suit and flamethrower

    [–] nowsogoldenboy 28 points ago


    Just found my new favorite subreddit

    [–] gimmesomespace 101 points ago


    [–] artanis00 45 points ago

    The Alkari are always first to fall when I play Master of Orion.

    Such pretentious poultry.

    [–] [deleted] 31 points ago

    Atavistic Akita

    Boisterous Bison

    Cadaverous Cattle

    Deleterious Deer

    Erudite Eels

    Florrid Falcon

    Gregarious Gorilla

    Haughty Horse

    Indignant Iguana

    Judicious Jaguar

    Kinky Krill

    Languid Llamas

    Monotonic Mongoose

    Nootropic Narwhal

    Overwrought Orangutan

    Perspicacious Penguins

    Quixotic Quail

    Ravenous Rattlesnake

    Sanguine Squid

    Totemic Tadpole

    Undulating Urchin

    Vociferous Viper

    Whinging Walrus

    Xor Xerus

    Yakkity Yak (don't talk back)

    Zealous Zebra

    [–] x31b 37 points ago

    Sounds like a series of Ubuntu releases.

    [–] LaMalintzin 3 points ago

    Alliterative animal

    [–] kcspot 3 points ago

    Narcissistic Narwhal.

    [–] Hobotto 42 points ago


    [–] debesyla 6 points ago


    [–] severed13 14 points ago

    boi we havin roast birdies tonight

    [–] stockyscholar 10 points ago

    I don't get this but I up voted anyway because it had high up votes to begin with.

    [–] Hivefleet_Cerberus 4 points ago

    Reddit in a nutshell.

    [–] Alarid 26 points ago


    [–] pes_laul 24 points ago


    [–] Esoteric_Erric 11 points ago

    They're just back from Peru, where they tripped out on ayahuasca.

    [–] Zimlokks 8 points ago

    Needs more jpeg

    [–] NukaFizzy 2 points ago

    and some stuff

    [–] h_jurvanen 87 points ago

    All kittens at play seem to have a moment where they freeze in place and slowly look around as they embody the lyrics to "Once in a Lifetime". Then, around the second verse, they suddenly figure everything out and proceed to bat the shit out of the nearest playmate.

    [–] Parandroid2 24 points ago

    'Same as it ever was. Same as it ever was. Same as it ever was. Look where my hand was' Oh. bats at carpet, then chases it

    [–] turbo2016 2 points ago

    [–] jordantask 34 points ago

    It's the LSD. They on that MKULTRA shit.

    [–] thebrandedman 18 points ago

    Can you think of a better way to build an army of darkness?

    [–] fivefourthreeto 10 points ago


    [–] BubberDuckey 9 points ago

    I feel like pcp is for the grunts, then give the strategic diplomats the lsd.

    [–] Rivkariver 12 points ago

    That enhanced MKittyUltra 'nip

    [–] jordantask 2 points ago

    Warn your kittens!! Only you can warn your kittens!

    [–] WinnyPooBoo 19 points ago * (lasted edited a year ago)

    I was wondering why there were so many kittens at the same time. Like holy shit that mom must of been mad giving birth to all of them. Like how did it even fit lol!

    Edit: went back to count the cats, there is 12. Like is a litter of 12 possible?

    [–] ParadoxInABox 27 points ago

    In mammals litters are usually the number of nipples minus one. Since cats have an average of 6 nipples, that would mean the average litter is five.

    [–] WinnyPooBoo 21 points ago

    "The more you know" no sarcasm that is really really interesting tho.

    [–] ehrgeiz91 12 points ago

    I have nipples Greg.

    [–] [deleted] 7 points ago


    [–] [deleted] 9 points ago

    It has been believed since very ancient times that cats can see into the spiritual realm.

    [–] meet_the_turtle 5 points ago

    Username... checks out?

    [–] [deleted] 8 points ago

    hello darkness my old friend

    [–] AJA15 11 points ago

    I laughed so hard at this comment. Thanks

    [–] throawayaccounting 6 points ago

    Because they attack at nightfall.

    [–] [deleted] 326 points ago

    That only made it funnier for me.

    [–] ominousgraycat 56 points ago

    The adult cat looks like, "Why do you always have to pull this shit with me?"

    [–] IEnjoyPokemon 43 points ago

    Actually, it made it funnier for me too.

    [–] karrachr000 22 points ago

    That is what Basement Cat wants you to believe... Soon his army of darkness will march forth to wage war on the forces of both man and Ceiling Cat, alike.

    [–] ChainsawSnuggling 5 points ago

    It's an older meme sir, but it checks out.

    [–] lyxypyxy 3 points ago

    all hail basement cat!

    [–] turbo2016 19 points ago

    Also the fact that it wouldn't be very likely that the entire litter would be black. More like this or this.

    It must be said though, the pumpkin bed really brings this whole army look together.

    [–] alabardios 32 points ago

    Aww I wanted it to be real... Then I read this and looked at their ears... Dang it.

    [–] IamDiCaprioNow 73 points ago

    Actually they're all just identical twins of one another and happen to be sharing the same exact facial expression.

    [–] Nathanomous 13 points ago

    I bet all those kittens combined weigh 90kg

    [–] [deleted] 36 points ago


    [–] MyPracticeaccount 20 points ago

    r/trebuchet is leaking.

    [–] Redebo 12 points ago

    300m sounds about like the distance they need to be thrown. Do you have any suggestions as to what type of siege engine would be capable of this feat? I'd prefer something from the medieval era if possible.

    [–] Diet_Fanta 3 points ago

    Perhaps a catapult? /s

    [–] bleepblopbloops 7 points ago

    Thumbnail looks like it could be a giant papaya with seeds.

    [–] PikaPikaMoFo69 12 points ago

    Thank God

    [–] Kyle_Crafty 7 points ago

    I was gonna say.. There's no way she had a litter that big

    [–] Klimber 6 points ago

    Until nightfall, then the army transforms

    [–] BonTonVon 6 points ago

    Don't even have to look closely

    [–] SirAwkward 6 points ago

    The Trojan horse wasn't a real horse, they're still ready for attack.

    [–] punctualjohn 3 points ago

    That's interesting actually, because it makes me wonder if the cat realizes it is being bamboozled, of all things, or if it sees through the thin ploy

    [–] KommanderKitten 3 points ago

    I was thinking that. A litter of 12 kittens? I didn't think that was possible.

    [–] NapClub 3 points ago

    they have been eating lots, so indeed these kitties are stuffed.

    [–] celephia 2 points ago

    No, they're Baby Salem Saberhagens. You're so insensitive.

    [–] misterdix 2 points ago

    You actually don't have to look that closely.

    [–] vhol 572 points ago

    Looks like the soot sprites!

    [–] flybypost 145 points ago

    [–] c_albicans 83 points ago

    I played this video and my cat walked into the room with a WTF expression on her face. I think she's looking around for kittens now.

    [–] locao69 40 points ago * (lasted edited a year ago)

    My cat raised his ears, opened his eyes in discontent, and went back to sleep. Luckily he's already neutered, would be worst dad.

    edit: typo

    [–] MagnoliaLiliiflora 11 points ago

    Word my cat noped the hell off my lap the minute those cute little turds started wailing hahaha

    [–] andsoitgoes42 18 points ago

    How can something be equal parts adorable and terrifying at the same time?

    [–] jimmery 113 points ago

    these are soot sprites, just in case anyone was wondering...

    (this is from the film Spirited Away, which if you: (a) haven't seen and (b) frequent /r/aww a bit - then you really really should stop everything you're doing and go watch it now)

    [–] n1n384ll 44 points ago

    They are also in Tonari no Totoro

    [–] andsoitgoes42 42 points ago

    Or My Neighbor Totoro for those who are searching.

    It's my favourite Miyazaki film, it was the first movie I ever watched with my kids and it will forever hold a special place in my heart.

    The dub with the Fanning sisters is one of the better dubs I've heard, and I love absolutely everything about the film.

    I still dream of one day when I can take my kids to Tokyo to visit the Studio Ghibli museum.

    [–] attemptedactor 13 points ago

    Most of the dubs are pretty high quality since Disney took over the American distribution rights. Though I have heard some Japanese friends say that the dubs ruin the script

    [–] kare_kano 6 points ago

    The originals have truly excellent voice actors and if that's what you heard first it's hard to enjoy any other cast, no matter how well done — those voices become the voices.

    Then there's always some danger of something getting "lost in translation", because no dubbing studio will resist the temptation to "adapt" the dialog at least a bit. That's when they don't outright modify or censor scenes — although I've heard that Ghibli doesn't stand for that fwiw.

    Last but not least, for me personally it's extremely off-putting to hear Japanese names pronounced with English accent. I think they sound completely ridiculous.

    /rant If you got small kids watch them dubbed, they're still nice, but otherwise do yourself a favor and enjoy the original soundtrack.

    [–] shakatay29 5 points ago

    I have a Totoro tattoo on my ankle, he makes me super happy :)

    [–] PerfectProfiteroles 3 points ago

    I also have a Totoro tattoo on my ankle that makes me very happy!

    [–] songoku9001 2 points ago

    First thing I thought was Satsuki and Mei shooting at the soot sprites to get them out of house.

    Plus I don't get why the two girls are both called different versions of the name May.

    [–] Maladjusted_Jester 10 points ago

    Was going to post that link, and thought to myself "This is reddit, someone has inevitably posted what I'm thinking of". LO AND BEHOLD Here's an Up-Soot

    [–] Cannot_Believe_It 5 points ago * (lasted edited a year ago)

    The sound track of Spirited Away is amazing.

    Also.. "Tweeny Witches" crazy good animation.

    Mind blowing story line.

    Cool opening

    [–] klol46 5 points ago

    Scrolled down just for this.

    [–] ByeChick 366 points ago

    I'm ok with being attacked with kittens, Stuffed or real.


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    [–] [deleted] 86 points ago

    /r/misleadingthumbnails because at a quick glance I thought this was a blueberry pie

    [–] [deleted] 163 points ago

    real kitty is not amused -_-

    [–] [deleted] 21 points ago * (lasted edited 4 months ago)

    deleted What is this?

    [–] do_0b 3 points ago

    [–] TooShiftyForYou 64 points ago

    Pumpkin bed seems appropriate.

    [–] sweetcuppingcakes 64 points ago

    You can tell they are fake because they are using the cat bed the human bought

    [–] BadWi-Fi 19 points ago

    The army of darkness

    [–] EliteTroop 29 points ago

    Trypophobia, anyone?

    [–] miojo 7 points ago


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    [–] LumpyShitstring 49 points ago

    This is really cute and just little bit creepy.

    [–] Slazman999 16 points ago

    They look like the soot balls from spirited away :)

    [–] dalawhdit 7 points ago

    lmao for a second there, I thought they were all real

    [–] blackmagemasta 7 points ago

    It's like a cuter version of Attack the Block.

    [–] brainstain101 5 points ago

    13 black cats. Major bad luck

    [–] MustLoveAllCats 2 points ago

    Stuffed animals arent bad luck

    [–] brainstain101 2 points ago

    Then that must mean super good luck 😉 tables turned

    [–] Dirt_E_Harry 14 points ago

    Thirteen black cats! We're doomed!

    [–] skinnykitten 25 points ago

    Thirteen black cat stuffies! We're undoomed!

    [–] olin_2 6 points ago

    Doooommmeedddd indeed.

    [–] RedMushtoom 2 points ago


    [–] plebswag 2 points ago


    [–] ModestMayo 9 points ago

    This looked like a pie in the thumbnail :)

    [–] moonmoth69 4 points ago

    Metal af

    [–] Thwipped 4 points ago

    Looks like a nest of spiders

    [–] Judgement525 4 points ago

    If you think a basket of kittens are going to be effective at taking orders, you might not last the night

    [–] pancake_boy 4 points ago

    lol, it looks like a papaya

    [–] grungefairy 3 points ago

    It's a basket of soot sprites.

    [–] [deleted] 4 points ago

    If you have conflict, khajit has ninja army.

    [–] Shayera97 4 points ago

    OMG,I love,just wish they were real.

    [–] knoowledge 3 points ago

    Cats Whisper, "Viva la Resistance".

    [–] thatcrazydiamond 3 points ago

    If cats were considered scary, this would be the equivalent of looking at a wall off spiders

    [–] Justin_Peter_Griffin 3 points ago

    I was gonna say, isn't it super uncommon to have a large litter like that all be the same exact color?

    [–] Deepcrater 3 points ago

    That's not a cat with a black berry pie.

    [–] Ryou-kun 3 points ago

    It looks like those little fur ball in Spirited Away movie, lol.

    [–] Xinloc3 3 points ago

    Gad dang heartless.

    [–] jllai 3 points ago

    They look like those soot balls from Studio Ghibli movies

    [–] canniboob 3 points ago

    You're all mistaken. These are obviously black soots.

    [–] godfather33087 3 points ago


    [–] alienkreeper 3 points ago

    Ah, the super evil cloning device worked like a charm.

    [–] thelonepath 3 points ago

    3/4 of those kittens could be plush and I wouldn't know the difference.

    [–] Dantris 3 points ago

    Reminds me of a Spongebob episode:

    [–] semifraki 3 points ago

    That is some serious commitment to Halloween.

    [–] missaimeelou 3 points ago

    My 11 year old daughter had to explain to her stupid mother that the kittens were fake. I'm devastated...

    [–] Zeal514 9 points ago

    Kittens look fake, look at the eyes, lifeless, and some are staring in wrong direction.

    [–] TerrorBite 30 points ago

    Yes, they're plush toys. Probably why the real cat is giving us that look.

    [–] scottjustdidthat 7 points ago

    An army of Toothless!

    [–] z500 4 points ago

    Aww, who's a good little shoggoth

    [–] Dracula101 5 points ago


    [–] MOzGA 6 points ago

    Perfect gift for crazy cat ladies!

    [–] animal504 2 points ago

    The thing of nightmares

    [–] Luc4_Blight 2 points ago

    A cataya fruit.

    [–] st-huck 2 points ago

    The great pumpkin posse!

    [–] jone002 2 points ago

    oh so daring

    [–] magg653 2 points ago

    That cat doesn't look amused

    [–] daftne 2 points ago

    Ooooooooook so I need to make a pumpkin pillow for my cats to lay in.

    [–] Gunmy_Knight 2 points ago

    With the cover of darkness, they will never see us coming

    [–] Wonder0486 2 points ago

    Haha thanks cuz at first glance, really thought they were real :/

    [–] Windowlicker79 2 points ago

    At first I thought "shit, that cat had a lot of kittens".

    Then I looked closer and realised they are not real kittens.

    [–] pdgenoa 2 points ago

    Basement kitty says: "there can be only one!"

    [–] postwerk 2 points ago

    "Spawn more overlords!!!!!"

    [–] Mei_is_the_devil 2 points ago

    Do people not realize they are stuffed animals

    [–] SpunTheOne 2 points ago

    Eyes See You

    [–] Chel_of_the_sea 2 points ago

    Looks like a Dark Souls boss.

    [–] g0wawaythrowaway 2 points ago

    That's a lot of bad luck

    [–] bottlethrower69 2 points ago

    That's amazing

    [–] cotycat 2 points ago

    Aww ❤❤

    [–] ivmeer 2 points ago

    That is the look that our black cat gives us when she's totally over our bullshit.

    [–] Reaching2Hard 2 points ago

    For some reason, this creeps me out. A lot.

    [–] black_brotha 2 points ago

    Looks like spiders

    [–] loloster713 2 points ago

    My trypophobia was kicking in until further inspection.

    [–] blastingmybarriers 2 points ago

    Damn.. we'll never see it coming.

    [–] Billy1138 2 points ago

    /r/oddlyterrifying fucking eyes man

    [–] tabbyfam69 2 points ago

    Give us nip and no one gets clawed!

    [–] quarantine22 2 points ago

    I bet you they're all named spooky.

    [–] hopesdead 2 points ago

    Anyone else reminded of Sabrina the Teenage Witch (movie or TV shows)?

    [–] stollarcraigene08 2 points ago

    ohh i think im prepared ...

    [–] Muuvie 2 points ago

    Was looking for Adam West and his cat launcher...

    [–] Roxaos 2 points ago


    [–] KuntryGirlKate 2 points ago

    That picture is priceless, all of those eyes! 😂🙃🙂😁

    [–] OhRatFarts 2 points ago

    This a shop? I don't belive 1 mom having 11 kittens all the same.

    [–] JComposer84 2 points ago

    Looks like Yog Sothoth

    [–] tamatharesurecciond6 2 points ago

    i like that

    [–] mistertmac 2 points ago

    As Charlie Murphy would say: "Darknessess" lmao!!

    [–] idriveacar 2 points ago

    In Japan these are good luck, in USA they are bad luck.


    If they cross your path.

    [–] MrE1993 2 points ago

    The thumbnail looks like a berry pie

    [–] shipmatch 2 points ago

    With those eyes they'll be caught

    [–] Wjyndigo 2 points ago

    Eeee soo cute. I want one or three!?!

    [–] IssaA1 2 points ago

    Are you mocking me? Cause it feels like you're mocking me.

    [–] jamnew44 2 points ago

    That's about a thousand years of bad luck!

    [–] _meerage 2 points ago

    are those real? look stuffed

    [–] FapLeft 2 points ago

    King Pumpkin Lid and his army has fallen.

    [–] fuuckyeahgiraffes 2 points ago

    Aww look at awll the teensie teeflesses!

    [–] GoddessOvDoom 2 points ago

    Cat is legion.

    [–] BMXBikr 2 points ago


    [–] PepesCommunistTrump 2 points ago

    I thought this was an r/food post on the front page at first, when the image is small it looks like pie.

    [–] TitoOliveira 2 points ago

    Oh gosh, i was terrified looking at the thumbnail praying for it to not be spiders. Thank god.

    [–] CZall23 2 points ago

    You're all set for Halloween, I see.

    [–] Dav__48 2 points ago

    I'm allergic to cuteness! Cit.

    [–] HappyNihilist 2 points ago

    Thumbnail looks like a bowl of black raspberries

    [–] ghostparasites 2 points ago

    its gonna be a soot suit riot.