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Friskies Commercial (2013 - 2014)

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Friskies Commercial

Winter 2013
 
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Plot / Description

Grumpy Cat, Colonel Meow, Oskar the Blind Cat, Nala Cat, and Hamilton the Hipster Cat have come together in an unprecedented celebrity cat supergroup this holiday season to lend their voices to a very important cause close to all of their hearts -- and their bellies -- the cause of wet food for all cats.  
 
Our Largest Cat-Charity Donation in History... With your help, we quickly achieved the 500,000-views goal for our holiday video. Now, because of overwhelming response, we're adding 100,000 more cans to the "kitty." That's 5,000 cans for each of 20 cat charities across the nation. It all adds up to a total of 600,000 donated cans. 
 
Happy Holidays! 
 
"Grumpy Cat Stars in "Hard To Be a Cat at Christmas" Music Video"

Voiceover

(Lyrics) It's hard to be a cat at Christmas 
It's hard to be a cat at Christmas 
When the fire's dimming down 
And the gifts are all wrapped 
The stockings are capped 
And suddenly there's no one around 
And with the smell of chestnuts fading 
I take a peek, I take a poke around this tree 
I see the gifts for him, her and you 
But I guess that Santa forgot about me 
 
It's hard to be a cat at Christmas (meow, meow, meow) 
With everyone else's gifts laid under the tree 
Maybe this year you'll leave me just a tiny tiny present 
A can of food just for me 
 
It's hard to be a cat at Christmas 
When you're constantly surrounded by food 
All the roastin' and the bastin' that the family's tastin' 
And that turkey that smells so frickin' good 
 
The feast goes on for hours and when all is devoured 
I look to see if Santa Claus has left me a can 
I see nothing 'round back, only dry food in my bowl 
I guess for me there's no Christmas plan 
 
It's hard to be a cat at Christmas (meow, meow, meow) 
With everyone else's gifts laid under the tree 
Maybe this year you'll leave me just a tiny tiny present 
A can of food just for me 
 
It's hard to be a cat at Christmas (meow, meow, meow) 
When the holiday lights begin dimming 
I think of the cold and all the shelters are full 
And the bowls that are no longer brimming 
 
Look at my face you might think that it's grumpy 
And that I have no holiday joy (No, no, no) 
But I wish well for every cat across the land 
Sometimes the can's more important than the tone 
 
It's hard to be a cat at Christmas (Meow, meow, meow) 
Or any other holiday celebration 
So let's get in the mood and feed some wet food 
To all the pussy cats across this great nation 
 
It's hard to be a cat at Christmas (Meow, meow, meow) 
Or any other holiday celebration 
So let's get in the mood and feed some wet food 
To all the pussy cats across this great nation

Written Text

5 Celebrity Cats 
United Behind One Holiday Cause... 
For the Good of all Cat-Kind 
Oskar The Blind Cat 
Nala Cat 
Colonel Meow 
Hamilton The Hipster Cat 
Grumpy Cat 
No No No 
Share this video 
And make a Cat's Holiday Wish Come True 
For every video view, Friskies is donating one can of wet food to cats in need (up to the first 500,000 views). 
To support the cause, visit ifyoufeedme.com