There are many differences between humans and house cats, but the main one is probably that, when humans are morbidly obese, it's sad, but when cats are morbidly obese, it's hilarious. So because pictures of obese cats just kind of cheer us up on the mid-week slump, and because it's Wednesday, the day that we bring you the best of our weird internets world in a random compendium of images loosely related to whatever topic we happen to come up with, here you go: eleven images of obese cats.
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