'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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  • BLCK

    He's so cute LOL


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

  • The Pianist
    The Pianist

    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!" 😂

  • ice

    That’s what a cat would say

  • juicy orange
    juicy orange

    Hahaha I'm that's priceless 🤣

  • Toyotomi spokesmen
    Toyotomi spokesmen

    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

  • Yolmar Gabriel
    Yolmar Gabriel

    "Im not a Cat" Jerry Smile!

  • 핵스쾃

    i'm not a cat????????!!!!

  • spencereng

    Exactly what a cat would say.

  • Noel Elises
    Noel Elises

    Plot twist: He didn't have a filter on

  • you dairi
    you dairi


  • Bionic Freak
    Bionic Freak

    My lungs collapsed right after he said "I'm prepared to go forward with it" 😂🤣👌

  • Cristiano Conceição
    Cristiano Conceição

    Plot twist: the cat murdered him and tried to impersonate him

  • Rio Bank
    Rio Bank

    Just let it happen. Stuck up Conservative rich man likes to have no humor or fun

  • The Illegitimate President
    The Illegitimate President

    Maybe these professionals should use some professional video chat client and not Zoom made for freaking kids!?

    • Lim Yu Cheng
      Lim Yu Cheng

      Not to mention its top 2 free for business

    • Lim Yu Cheng
      Lim Yu Cheng

      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

  • Karma lotus
    Karma lotus


  • 20ECE1028 Pearl Bipin
    20ECE1028 Pearl Bipin

    That guy was trying so hard not to laugh

  • Cynthia Fritze
    Cynthia Fritze

    His voice sounds scared. He's looked in the mirror and seen a cat there as well 🙀

  • T.Kizer Söze
    T.Kizer Söze

    This video has me so much joy. 😂

  • I Mabel I
    I Mabel I

    If there was a show for that kitten with his voice I would watch it

  • Healthy and Loving Life
    Healthy and Loving Life

    "I'm not a cat" "Yes, I can see that..."

  • soinu foig
    soinu foig

    We shouldn't keep going on about this. We might hurt his felines.

  • Jamie Wilmore
    Jamie Wilmore

    Jerry L. Philips we see your enjoyment. One of us!

  • JxT1957

    should have went forward with the case as a cat, that would have been way more hilarious

    • soinu foig
      soinu foig

      Give this man a new career as a cat voice over in a Disney movie!

  • MS

    like i believe in you when you said that? really?

  • Nathan Emmanuel
    Nathan Emmanuel

    Cat’s Eyes:🤣🤣🤣🤣🤣

  • 악플용계정

    Oh.. he forgot to set a human filter.

  • Shreyash Bhowmik
    Shreyash Bhowmik

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

  • H W
    H W

    Lol! When one old guy teaches another old guy how to use Zoom 🤣

    • H W
      H W

      He doesn’t sound young either

    • TheLambertLover

      The judge isn't old.

  • Dee dong
    Dee dong

    If the cat don't fit.....YOU MUST ACQUIT! :p

  • Sandman 3279
    Sandman 3279

    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 😂

  • Live Free
    Live Free

    1st day on the job and this happens.

  • PinkyChiChi

    HOW are these men not rolling on the floor laughing?

    • Blackestfang

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

  • Andrzej Sobański
    Andrzej Sobański

    Was his client a cat-burglar?

  • That Boi
    That Boi

    "I'm not a cat" Ok catboy

  • Abhi K
    Abhi K

    Far more entertaining than the entire "Cats" movie

  • Lapis Stone
    Lapis Stone

    hermoine after drinking polyjuice potion

    • mikin lirou
      mikin lirou

      The way he looks at the bottom left, that's undeniable sheer unadulterated panic

  • Kevin Heusinger
    Kevin Heusinger

    Why is nobody laughing in this call? I would be lying on the floor. :D

    • mikin lirou
      mikin lirou

      I’m here, but I’m not a cat!😹 I’m not here, and I wish I was a cat!

  • Chris Citrino
    Chris Citrino

    Give this man a new career as a cat voice over in a Disney movie!

  • π

    LOL this is so hilarious to watch, I’ve watched it 8 times.

  • monica weissinger
    monica weissinger

    This lawyer cat just won the internet! 😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂😂

  • Lucky The dog
    Lucky The dog

    It was soooo funny

  • Josh Allen the GOAT
    Josh Allen the GOAT

    Is nobody gonna talk about how the judge knows how to use zoom filters?

  • Richard Gfeller
    Richard Gfeller

    Plot twist: rod ponton is actually an animagus and just didn't manage to get into his human shape in time😂

  • Sha Lo
    Sha Lo

    I'm not a cat ... ....... .......... ............. ................ I...can see that

  • Runaway Royalty
    Runaway Royalty

    I wanted to be a lawyer 2 months ago and now I really wanna be a lawyer 😫😫

  • Нахер Ник
    Нахер Ник

    0:31 I'm not a cat Man looked up laughed and thought: lier

  • Doctor Catnip
    Doctor Catnip

    That’s my actual cousin pretending to be a human lawyer again. 🤦🏽

  • Aditya Nair
    Aditya Nair

    That moan at 0:12 though. All in all, very well handled.

  • TheBlackCat

    0:19 its so cute how he nods in accordance with the judge

  • Selene Becker
    Selene Becker

    I’m here, but I’m not a cat!😹 I’m not here, and I wish I was a cat!

  • Ptao Tom
    Ptao Tom

    The way he looks at the bottom left, that's undeniable sheer unadulterated panic

  • Nemetona225

    A Purrrrfect Cat astrophe 😹😸

  • Yael Webber
    Yael Webber

    Nothing wrong with been a cat

  • CoyoteFlowerrs 123
    CoyoteFlowerrs 123

    The human filter wasn't working so he had to make an excuse

  • aaronpiper92

    rob ponton is tuning in from zootopialand

    • Ptao Tom
      Ptao Tom

      This is a National treasure

  • Rafael Guzman
    Rafael Guzman

    Lol 😂

  • Bobby Marm
    Bobby Marm

    Just had a great laugh right meow... “uuuh” hahaha

  • Chip Mun.K
    Chip Mun.K

    The cat: sh*t I forgot putting Human filter on

  • Jesse Chingang
    Jesse Chingang


  • Laurenty Kalashnikov
    Laurenty Kalashnikov

    Poor guy , he became a meme ...

  • press f to pay respect
    press f to pay respect

    pyro gaming

  • Meyaka Brown
    Meyaka Brown

    It's obviously a cat. 🙄

  • L


  • 바견이아버지

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

  • 알파카


  • bofooit gojo
    bofooit gojo

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

  • Lee Churchill
    Lee Churchill

    That's exactly what a cat would say🤔

  • I did some stuff
    I did some stuff

    "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." -SVname video of hearing

  • Irène

    This is a National treasure

    • bofooit gojo
      bofooit gojo

      The sound at 0:12 is the best part

  • aluisious

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

  • Madhatters matter
    Madhatters matter

    nine lives (2016)

  • AxelrodDaniel

    "Fur real, Your Honor! I'm not Kit-ten around!" What a cat-astrophe.

  • Wouter van der Meer
    Wouter van der Meer

    Roaring kitty (Keith Gill) when he has to make his opening statement:

  • Pie In The Sky
    Pie In The Sky

    It wouldn’t be so bad if he said, I’m not a cat

  • Jedi Penguin
    Jedi Penguin

    Hes actually a cat and have been using the human filter from the start, this time he forgot to turn it on.

  • h4nz man
    h4nz man

    I love how Phillips enjoys it and Bauer looks like full of amazement and envy together. :D

  • Grape

    Was this recorded legally?

  • Galo Reinoso
    Galo Reinoso

    the voice and the filter perfectly match! 🤣🤣

  • John Petersen
    John Petersen

    So who recorded this, and are they subject to a $500 fine and 6 months in jail?

  • Groovadelic 42oh
    Groovadelic 42oh

    That was definitely a cat whos lawyer filter was malfunctioning

  • Tylor Phillips
    Tylor Phillips

    0:31 "Im not a cat" sus

  • Carel Sánchez
    Carel Sánchez

    _Recording of this hearing or live stream is prohibited_ The Guardian:

  • Freight Train
    Freight Train

    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

  • Paul

    The sound at 0:12 is the best part

  • Mparker123

    You can hear the desperation in his voice

  • Rome Romaine
    Rome Romaine

    Baaa, just like Hank Hill.

  • yols gee
    yols gee

    “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)

  • Michael Stout
    Michael Stout

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

  • Death Larsen
    Death Larsen

    Top Troll supreme overload

  • Glen Coco
    Glen Coco

    "I'm not a cat" 8 million people: _interesting_

  • j0nnyism

    Lawyer experiences existential crisis using zoom. That should’ve been the newspaper headline

    • zijuiy wttuy
      zijuiy wttuy

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

  • Peter Jakobsen
    Peter Jakobsen

    Gamestop Investor Keith Gill's opening statement brought me her. LOL! "I am not a cat"

    • zijuiy wttuy
      zijuiy wttuy

      "I'm not a cat" Judge: "I can see that"...as he sees a cat...

  • M A
    M A

    *This is where the masterpiece meme begin*

  • Lyra Rosenfeld
    Lyra Rosenfeld

    BRB, adopting a cat just so that I can name it Rod Ponton...

  • Valorous Heart
    Valorous Heart

    Mr. Ponten: I'm here and I am not a cat. Me: Objection! Judge: On what grounds? Me: Unsubstantiated, this court has not proved verifiably Mr. Ponten is not a cat!

  • Tasty Burger
    Tasty Burger

    0:36 the guy in the upper right corner was holding his laugh 😅

  • ScoutTheeDog 18
    ScoutTheeDog 18


  • Gerardo Rivera
    Gerardo Rivera

    Persona 5 Morgana in a nutshell.

  • Omar E
    Omar E