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Old 09-15-2004, 05:38 PM   #11
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Okay, it's either

a) Real
b) Stuffed
c) Photoshopped

*Realises he hasn't contributed or narrowed it down whatesoever*

Umm.... Photoshopped [img]smile.gif[/img]
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Old 09-15-2004, 05:44 PM   #12
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Whew, why would anyone allow their cat to become that obese? very strange people... [img]graemlins/dontknowaboutyou.gif[/img]
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Old 09-15-2004, 06:06 PM   #13
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Snopes says nope...

From the article:
According to the Ottawa Citizen, the picture actually shows an Edmonds, Washington, man named Cordell Hauglie and his cat Jumper, and the photo was manipulated with PhotoShop to create the effect of a feline of much larger-than-ordinary size

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Old 09-15-2004, 06:27 PM   #14

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HAHA! That picture is so funny, yet so fake. Hmmm, the cat is definately "stuck" in his hands.

edit: Dplax, that pic is quite funny, that cat is to...tubby [img]graemlins/hehe.gif[/img]

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Old 09-15-2004, 07:04 PM   #15
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i saw that on ripleys believe it or not, it isn't real. That would be one gigantic cat
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Old 09-15-2004, 07:33 PM   #16
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A cat that big would be very heavy and I see that man can carry it effortless.
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Old 09-15-2004, 07:39 PM   #17
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if you look at the bottom of the cat you can see the pixles are off on it, the underneath should be darker considering the way it is postioned to the rest of the light... so yeah it is fake
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Old 09-15-2004, 08:32 PM   #18
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My Edwina's better done than that!
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Old 09-15-2004, 08:56 PM   #19

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FAKE!!! I looked all over and couldnt find it but I know it's fake! The cat's tail is too short and the pixels around it are blurred to hide the fact that it was digitally palced in the image. The blurring is almost always proof that the image has been edited. I used to do it a lot but now I know about the marvels of glowing edges [img]tongue.gif[/img]

Now if you want something real big, get a load of the size of this burger!

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Old 09-15-2004, 09:11 PM   #20
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That's a huge burger. even big mac not that big.
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