Reliable Eyewitnesses Of A Misdeed

Reliable eyewitnesses are notoriously difficult to find. We think we know exactly what we saw, but our personal history interferes with our judgement.

A mugging.

A mugging.

A simple example. In the picture above, Typhoon pounced on a sweet, innocent Cheoah who was just minding her own business. What could the Cheesewhiz possibly have done to initiate such a reaction? So this is just a photo of Typhoon being Typhoon, right?

But wait!

But wait!

Knowing that we were talking about faulty eyewitnesses, how many of you assumed our second photo was going to show Cheoah provoking Typhoon into an attack? Look very carefully at the top left of that photo and you will see . . . an innocent Typhoon not even involved. That’s right, the mugger was Frankie!

Innocent! For Once! I look forward to your apologies for assuming the worst about me.

Innocent! For Once! I look forward to your apologies for assuming the worst about me.

 

7 Comments

  1. Mom, Ice'n Ebby on August 31, 2016 at 1:32 am

    Mom sez: D’ya think maybe Typhoon is finally growing up (just a bit?)

    • The Thundering Herd on September 2, 2016 at 8:23 am

      He denies it.

  2. carolyn on August 30, 2016 at 10:13 am

    Has Ty filled out a bit – finally? That is a majestic photo of him looking awesome in his innocence.

    • The Thundering Herd on August 30, 2016 at 2:06 pm

      A little. Not much. He believes in lean. lean, lean.

    • The Thundering Herd on September 2, 2016 at 8:23 am

      Maybe by a pound or so. He is still the world’s most picky eater.

  3. Susan McManus on August 30, 2016 at 9:46 am

    Typhoon is such an angel. How could anyone assume the worst about that sweet boy?

  4. Lori on August 30, 2016 at 7:38 am

    Oops!!! Very sorry Typhoon!!! You’re such a good boy!!!

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