'I’m not a cat': lawyer gets stuck on Zoom kitten filter during court case

A lawyer showed up to virtual court in the 394th district of Texas with a kitten filter turned on, the cat moving its lips and eyes, as Rod Ponton said he and his assistant were attempting to remove the filter during the court case.
The judge later posted the snipped and wrote: 'If a child used your computer before you join a virtual hearing, check the Zoom video options to be sure filters are off. This kitten just made a formal announcement on a case in the 394th.'
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  • I'm not a cat! "looks left and right nervously"

    M. SalahM. Salah5 timer siden
  • The dodgy eyes and shaky voice just makes this perfect

    LauraLaura5 timer siden
  • Best things I've seen all year. Shows that life is meant to be awesome. 🙌🏼🙌🏼🙌🏼

    Ronja SebastianRonja Sebastian7 timer siden
  • "I'm not a cat" Yeah, nice try, Morgana

    BT -7274BT -727410 timer siden
  • I love how the cat nods! It captures all his mannerisms. I've watched this so many times and it doesn't get old. Hilarious 😁 I just see cat talking to me.

    L LBL LB10 timer siden
  • The lawyer is panicking and letting the judge know he's not a cat because he knows the judge is really a dog with a person filter turned on.

    Troy HoffmanTroy Hoffman11 timer siden
  • I'm not a dog

    Fugazy DogFugazy Dog14 timer siden
  • i'm not a cat Judge: present the proof and witness... how can i believe you???

    Cosmic EndeavorCosmic Endeavor22 timer siden
  • He's so cute LOL

    BLCKBLCKDag siden
  • I like how jerry over there was struggling not to laugh in the end

    THE LEGENDTHE LEGENDDag siden
  • The smile of the other judge with white beard was the best reaction to "I am not a cat!" He is like: "Yea for sure!" 😂

    The PianistThe PianistDag siden
  • That’s what a cat would say

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  • Hahaha I'm that's priceless 🤣

    juicy orangejuicy orangeDag siden
  • now i won't believe some lizard alien or annunaki trying to dominate the world.... here is the excellent proof!!!!! a cat lawyer trying to replace its human filter and deny itself as a cat

    Mahisrana ManumayangsaMahisrana ManumayangsaDag siden
  • "Im not a Cat" Jerry Smile!

    Yolmar GabrielYolmar GabrielDag siden
  • i'm not a cat????????!!!!

    핵스쾃핵스쾃Dag siden
  • Exactly what a cat would say.

    spencerengspencereng2 dager siden
  • Plot twist: He didn't have a filter on

    Noel ElisesNoel Elises2 dager siden
  • cute!!

    you dairiyou dairi2 dager siden
  • My lungs collapsed right after he said "I'm prepared to go forward with it" 😂🤣👌

    Bionic FreakBionic Freak2 dager siden
  • Plot twist: the cat murdered him and tried to impersonate him

    Cristiano ConceiçãoCristiano Conceição2 dager siden
  • Just let it happen. Stuck up Conservative rich man likes to have no humor or fun

    Rio BankRio Bank2 dager siden
  • Maybe these professionals should use some professional video chat client and not Zoom made for freaking kids!?

    The Illegitimate PresidentThe Illegitimate President2 dager siden
    • Not to mention its top 2 free for business

      Lim Yu ChengLim Yu Cheng2 dager siden
    • Zoom is a professional video client tf you talking about? Who says its for kids? If you go to the app store for zoom the first photo is literally all grown adults

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  • 🤣🤣🤣

    Karma lotusKarma lotus2 dager siden
  • That guy was trying so hard not to laugh

    20ECE1028 Pearl Bipin20ECE1028 Pearl Bipin2 dager siden
  • His voice sounds scared. He's looked in the mirror and seen a cat there as well 🙀

    Cynthia FritzeCynthia Fritze2 dager siden
  • This video has me so much joy. 😂

    T.Kizer SözeT.Kizer Söze2 dager siden
  • If there was a show for that kitten with his voice I would watch it

    I Mabel II Mabel I2 dager siden
  • "I'm not a cat" "Yes, I can see that..."

    Healthy and Loving LifeHealthy and Loving Life3 dager siden
  • We shouldn't keep going on about this. We might hurt his felines.

    soinu foigsoinu foig3 dager siden
  • Jerry L. Philips we see your enjoyment. One of us!

    Jamie WilmoreJamie Wilmore3 dager siden
  • should have went forward with the case as a cat, that would have been way more hilarious

    JxT1957JxT19573 dager siden
    • Give this man a new career as a cat voice over in a Disney movie!

      soinu foigsoinu foig3 dager siden
  • like i believe in you when you said that? really?

    MSMS3 dager siden
  • Cat’s Eyes:🤣🤣🤣🤣🤣

    Nathan EmmanuelNathan Emmanuel3 dager siden
  • Oh.. he forgot to set a human filter.

    악플용계정악플용계정3 dager siden
  • POV:- You came from the Ace Attorney version of this video and now you are happy finding this

    Shreyash BhowmikShreyash Bhowmik4 dager siden
  • Lol! When one old guy teaches another old guy how to use Zoom 🤣

    H WH W4 dager siden
    • He doesn’t sound young either

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    • The judge isn't old.

      TheLambertLoverTheLambertLover3 dager siden
  • If the cat don't fit.....YOU MUST ACQUIT! :p

    Dee dongDee dong4 dager siden
  • The funny part is that it says that recording this hearing may constitute contempt of court and result in a fine of $500 and a jail term up to 180 days 😂 looks like someone is going to jail 😂

    Sandman 3279Sandman 32794 dager siden
  • 1st day on the job and this happens.

    Live FreeLive Free4 dager siden
  • HOW are these men not rolling on the floor laughing?

    PinkyChiChiPinkyChiChi4 dager siden
    • There was an interview and apparently the judge didn’t have his cam on because he was losing it laughing

      BlackestfangBlackestfang3 dager siden
  • Was his client a cat-burglar?

    Andrzej SobańskiAndrzej Sobański4 dager siden
  • "I'm not a cat" Ok catboy

    That BoiThat Boi4 dager siden
  • Far more entertaining than the entire "Cats" movie

    Abhi KAbhi K4 dager siden
  • hermoine after drinking polyjuice potion

    Lapis StoneLapis Stone4 dager siden
    • The way he looks at the bottom left, that's undeniable sheer unadulterated panic

      mikin liroumikin lirou4 dager siden
  • Why is nobody laughing in this call? I would be lying on the floor. :D

    Kevin HeusingerKevin Heusinger4 dager siden
    • I’m here, but I’m not a cat!😹 I’m not here, and I wish I was a cat!

      mikin liroumikin lirou4 dager siden
  • Give this man a new career as a cat voice over in a Disney movie!

    Chris CitrinoChris Citrino5 dager siden
  • LOL this is so hilarious to watch, I’ve watched it 8 times.

    ππ5 dager siden
  • This lawyer cat just won the internet! 😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂

    monica weissingermonica weissinger5 dager siden
  • It was soooo funny

    Lucky The dogLucky The dog5 dager siden
  • Is nobody gonna talk about how the judge knows how to use zoom filters?

    Josh Allen the GOATJosh Allen the GOAT5 dager siden
  • Plot twist: rod ponton is actually an animagus and just didn't manage to get into his human shape in time😂

    Richard GfellerRichard Gfeller5 dager siden
  • I'm not a cat ... ....... .......... ............. ................ I...can see that

    Sha LoSha Lo5 dager siden
  • I wanted to be a lawyer 2 months ago and now I really wanna be a lawyer 😫😫

    Runaway RoyaltyRunaway Royalty5 dager siden
  • 0:31 I'm not a cat Man looked up laughed and thought: lier

    Нахер НикНахер Ник5 dager siden
  • That’s my actual cousin pretending to be a human lawyer again. 🤦🏽

    Doctor CatnipDoctor Catnip5 dager siden
  • That moan at 0:12 though. All in all, very well handled.

    Aditya NairAditya Nair6 dager siden
  • 0:19 its so cute how he nods in accordance with the judge

    TheBlackCatTheBlackCat6 dager siden
  • I’m here, but I’m not a cat!😹 I’m not here, and I wish I was a cat!

    Selene BeckerSelene Becker6 dager siden
  • The way he looks at the bottom left, that's undeniable sheer unadulterated panic

    Ptao TomPtao Tom6 dager siden
  • A Purrrrfect Cat astrophe 😹😸

    Nemetona225Nemetona2256 dager siden
  • Nothing wrong with been a cat

    Yael WebberYael Webber6 dager siden
  • The human filter wasn't working so he had to make an excuse

    CoyoteFlowerrs 123CoyoteFlowerrs 1236 dager siden
  • rob ponton is tuning in from zootopialand

    aaronpiper92aaronpiper926 dager siden
    • This is a National treasure

      Ptao TomPtao Tom6 dager siden
  • Lol 😂

    Rafael GuzmanRafael Guzman6 dager siden
  • Just had a great laugh right meow... “uuuh” hahaha

    Bobby MarmBobby Marm6 dager siden
  • The cat: sh*t I forgot putting Human filter on

    Chip Mun.KChip Mun.K6 dager siden
  • XDDDD

    Jesse ChingangJesse Chingang6 dager siden
  • Poor guy , he became a meme ...

    Laurenty KalashnikovLaurenty Kalashnikov6 dager siden
  • pyro gaming

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  • It's obviously a cat. 🙄

    Meyaka BrownMeyaka Brown6 dager siden
  • 🤣

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  • Cat: dang it..! Forgot to turn on my human filter

    바견이아버지바견이아버지6 dager siden
  • 😆

    알파카알파카6 dager siden
  • Client: "I hired this guy as my lawyer, he's pretty expensive but I heard he's a very serious guy." Lawyer:

    bofooit gojobofooit gojo6 dager siden
  • That's exactly what a cat would say🤔

    Lee ChurchillLee Churchill6 dager siden
  • "Recording of this hearing or live stream is prohibited. Violation may constitute contempt of court and result in a fine of up to $500 and a jail term of up to 180 days." -NOcds video of hearing

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  • This is a National treasure

    IrèneIrène7 dager siden
    • The sound at 0:12 is the best part

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  • Jerry L Phillips is like "wait, what?" and that reaction seals the deal.

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  • nine lives (2016)

    Madhatters matterMadhatters matter7 dager siden
  • "Fur real, Your Honor! I'm not Kit-ten around!" What a cat-astrophe.

    AxelrodDanielAxelrodDaniel7 dager siden
  • Roaring kitty (Keith Gill) when he has to make his opening statement:

    Wouter van der MeerWouter van der Meer7 dager siden
  • It wouldn’t be so bad if he said, I’m not a cat

    Pie In The SkyPie In The Sky7 dager siden
  • Hes actually a cat and have been using the human filter from the start, this time he forgot to turn it on.

    Jedi PenguinJedi Penguin7 dager siden
  • I love how Phillips enjoys it and Bauer looks like full of amazement and envy together. :D

    h4nz manh4nz man7 dager siden
  • Was this recorded legally?

    GrapeGrape7 dager siden
  • the voice and the filter perfectly match! 🤣🤣

    Galo ReinosoGalo Reinoso7 dager siden
  • So who recorded this, and are they subject to a $500 fine and 6 months in jail?

    John PetersenJohn Petersen7 dager siden
  • That was definitely a cat whos lawyer filter was malfunctioning

    Groovadelic 42ohGroovadelic 42oh7 dager siden
  • 0:31 "Im not a cat" sus

    Tylor PhillipsTylor Phillips7 dager siden
  • _Recording of this hearing or live stream is prohibited_ The Guardian:

    Carel SánchezCarel Sánchez7 dager siden
  • Imagine working your whole life as a lawyer, could be the most honorable and professional person in the world, but noone knew him. Now the entire world knows him - as that Lawyers Who Is NOT A Cat. This world is not fair. lol

    Freight TrainFreight Train7 dager siden
  • The sound at 0:12 is the best part

    PaulPaul7 dager siden
  • You can hear the desperation in his voice

    Mparker123Mparker1238 dager siden
  • Baaa, just like Hank Hill.

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  • “I’m prepared to go forward with it” Sheer determination of the cat (who has realised it’s just lost one of its 9 lives)

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  • "Recording or live streaming this hearing is punishable by 180 days in jail" 🤔

    Michael StoutMichael Stout8 dager siden
  • Top Troll supreme overload

    Death LarsenDeath Larsen8 dager siden
  • "I'm not a cat" 8 million people: _interesting_

    Glen CocoGlen Coco8 dager siden
  • Lawyer experiences existential crisis using zoom. That should’ve been the newspaper headline

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    • He is such a treasure...as a cat or not...

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