The Original LOLcats

RT Animated Adventures: The Original LOLcats

Burnie ponders how future cultures will look back on contemporary society, leading him to wonder if ancient Egyptians really did revere cats, or if they also thought they were really funny.

Audio from RT Podcast #66: http://roosterteeth.com/podcast/episode.phpid=66

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Comments (96)

  • Roseia

    3 years ago

    Cats are gods....they should be worshipped as such.

  • jerbearluvsu

    3 years ago

    when i first heard this on the podcast i thought Burnie meant "fighting the cobra" as in jerking off. Me and my dirty mind

  • Snowsifter13 FIRST Member Star(s) Indication of membership status - One star is a FIRST member, two stars is Double Gold

    3 years ago

    Actually they believed that cats where the guardians of the underworld so they worshiped cats also on of their gods was a cat.

  • NoxNoctis

    3 years ago

    @Solario
    Get out, idiot.

  • XD266

    3 years ago

    To Ancient Egyptians they had a Cot goddess named Bask and she was destined to fight Apophis, the Cobra who is the embodiment of chaos, for eternity

  • RubyYang

    4 years ago

    CAT haha lol

  • YODO FIRST Member Star(s) Indication of membership status - One star is a FIRST member, two stars is Double Gold

    4 years ago

    I've always wondered why they liked cats

  • maverick226

    4 years ago

    @LEGOEPIC
    Joel....Is that you?

  • DHJones

    4 years ago

    @ Iizanamana
    you're voted off the island

  • Ironicguy

    4 years ago

    @JoeMurrell
    Just Porn?

  • BossCracker

    4 years ago

    One of my fav rtaa so far

  • JoeMurrell FIRST Member Star(s) Indication of membership status - One star is a FIRST member, two stars is Double Gold

    4 years ago

    Honestly, actually try to think about what the internet would be like without cats...

    Scary, I know

  • LEGOEPIC

    4 years ago

    I'VE BEEN SAYING THIS FOR YEARS! YOU ALL THOUGHT I WAS CRAZY BU NOW WHO'S CRAZY! I WAS RIGHT! I WAS RIGHT!!!! SUCK ON THAT NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC! SUCK ON THAT!

  • xasor

    4 years ago

    its actually a sound theory due to the fact nobody to really tell us

  • pimpindacrib FIRST Member Star(s) Indication of membership status - One star is a FIRST member, two stars is Double Gold

    4 years ago

    Honestly,that makes perfect sense why they made people with cats as heads. Same reason we make cat memes.

  • Th3b3stman

    4 years ago

    Can I haz fish nao?

  • DARK_KN1GHT

    4 years ago

    "I CANZ BE PHARAOH NAO?" LOL

  • capped_8

    4 years ago

    Nice job Jordan. I love the RTAAs keep them coming.

  • SheaZee

    4 years ago

    They never fail to make me laugh.

  • Nickless

    4 years ago

    I think this is my favorite RTAA story.

  • Bethatwee

    4 years ago

    Ahah their laughs are contagious xD

  • JSibuyo22

    4 years ago

    I love old podcast stories. smiley0.gif We all miss you Geoff!

  • CamperKiller FIRST Member Star(s) Indication of membership status - One star is a FIRST member, two stars is Double Gold

    4 years ago

    smiley13.gif
    Right, I'm listening to Podcast #66 again... I miss Geoff! smiley0.gif

  • Cove FIRST Member Star(s) Indication of membership status - One star is a FIRST member, two stars is Double Gold Dancing Shark

    4 years ago

    Lost it at the line about the hieroglyphics! I completely forgot about this conversation. smiley13.gif

  • the_Craig FIRST Member Star(s) Indication of membership status - One star is a FIRST member, two stars is Double Gold

    4 years ago

    "The only reason I want Geoff back in the podcast is for his laugh. His laugh alone makes any moment funnier."

    I came here to say the exact same thing.

  • CuHound

    4 years ago

    The only reason I want Geoff back in the podcast is for his laugh. His laugh alone makes any moment funnier.

  • Philmnator FIRST Member Star(s) Indication of membership status - One star is a FIRST member, two stars is Double Gold

    4 years ago

    I remember this one :) good times

  • Jazi FIRST Member Star(s) Indication of membership status - One star is a FIRST member, two stars is Double Gold Bleep Bloop

    4 years ago

    Geoff needs to show up on the podcast from time to time so he can be in more of these!

  • HAKURU_15 FIRST Member Star(s) Indication of membership status - One star is a FIRST member, two stars is Double Gold Triple G

    4 years ago

    man if i was living in that era, that would be entertainment for me

  • SpntnsGibbon

    4 years ago

    Genious!

  • Manofclay53

    4 years ago

    But seriously... makes you wonder...

  • Clockwork55

    4 years ago

    Considering that this was superstitious society, they PROBABLY worshiped the cats, but the point is still valid and he still makes a good point.

  • KH0RN3

    4 years ago

    @Perraith

    Totally agree

  • musix

    4 years ago

    One of my favorite AAs so far! Nice job Jordan

  • ElkDAWG FIRST Member Star(s) Indication of membership status - One star is a FIRST member, two stars is Double Gold

    4 years ago

    "I CANZ BE PHARAOH NOA?"

    priceless

  • OGamers303

    4 years ago

    get keen

  • Arcaded

    4 years ago

    "guy fighting the Cobra"-Burine
    I don't know why that part made me LOL

  • yougococo FIRST Member Star(s) Indication of membership status - One star is a FIRST member, two stars is Double Gold Four For You

    4 years ago

    Goddamn I love these AAs so much. Bad day at work = GONE.

  • DustinHume

    4 years ago

    I swear I was having this same conversation with my roommate last month. (about the pics taken with phones the mirror, not the cats in hieroglyphics.....we couldn't make that transition.)

  • thisaccountisdead FIRST Member Star(s) Indication of membership status - One star is a FIRST member, two stars is Double Gold

    4 years ago

    Oh my god, best one yet! I'm dying! XD

  • MaxineMarchi FIRST Member Star(s) Indication of membership status - One star is a FIRST member, two stars is Double Gold

    4 years ago

    I wouldn't be surprised if future cultures thought duck faces and peace signs where a genetic mutation instead of a stupid pose.

  • TheSnowFox FIRST Member Star(s) Indication of membership status - One star is a FIRST member, two stars is Double Gold Lone Wanderer

    4 years ago

    please make original LOLcats T shirt

  • AryanNanos

    4 years ago

    This is simply genius. We must share this with archaeologists

  • indoBOB666

    4 years ago

    @JarredA7, try looking at the credits at the end of each of them. Jordan usually credits to which Podcast each are from

  • LiamHardyHPL FIRST Member Star(s) Indication of membership status - One star is a FIRST member, two stars is Double Gold Thane

    4 years ago

    @JarredA7

    This is from Podcast #66

  • dashu16

    4 years ago

    What are the historians gonna think about Catbug?

  • Perraith

    4 years ago

    Well crap, now I'm questioning everything I know about history.

  • JarredA7

    4 years ago

    Is this one of the really old podcasts? Or one of the newer ones not released yet? because they said Geoff wouldn't be in them on the Aussie podcast

  • Deltasword

    4 years ago

    I for one welcome our new cat overlords.

  • Bajillian

    4 years ago

    Wait, pictures? That's what those black boxes are??? You're not worshiping them?!? Oh.