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Alexander Fredriksen

Attention-seeking cat knows it’s the only thing that matters

Good luck getting anything done when your cat behaves like this.


Gavia Baker-Whitelaw

Internet Culture

Posted on Jun 17, 2015   Updated on May 28, 2021, 1:44 pm CDT

This is the face of a cat owner who has surrendered to the inevitable.

Alexander Fredriksen’s cat is determined to be the center of attention at all times. In other words, Alexander Fredriksen’s cat is…a cat. She’s so annoyingly attention-seeking that Fredriksen can’t even play video games without her climbing on top of him and blocking his view.

The resulting home video is a glimpse into the despairing existence of a man who has been roundly defeated by his own pet. 

Screengrab via Alexander Fredriksen/YouTube

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*First Published: Jun 17, 2015, 10:05 am CDT