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When Cats Have Nightmares Photo Contest SECOND PLACE Winner
When Cats Have Nightmares
When Cats Have Nightmares
I've entered this one before, but the other way around. I thought, oriented this way, it certainly fits this month's theme, though some might argue it's as SCARY as it is funny. ;-)
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    YES! too funny indeed!!!! looks like a flyingcat!lol

5/10/2005 11:29:19 PM

Sara Jensen
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Well, since I'm new here I haven't seen it before. Looking at it either way is great!

5/10/2005 11:39:53 PM

Patrick Campbell
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Too funny! Thanks Mary-Ella!

5/10/2005 11:41:09 PM

Rob Bishop
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Fantastic, Mary-Ella! Thanks for the laugh-out-loud humor in this wonderful shot.


5/11/2005 12:02:54 AM

Jordi Delgado

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Just fantastic, Mary-Ella!!!! How funny!!!


5/11/2005 12:07:28 AM

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Great fun shot, Mary-Ella!! Terrific idea!!

5/11/2005 12:07:37 AM

Dan J. Holm
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Static electricity, right?...I mean, that's how you got the cat on the ceiling, right?...;) .... I ABSOLUTELY LOVE THIS, Mary, Ella!!! Looks like a WINNER to me!!!! Awesome and very, very creative shot!

5/11/2005 12:19:34 AM


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Mary-Ella thats really cool!

5/11/2005 1:34:39 AM

Bonnie C. Lackey
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LOL! Have to agree with Dan!!

5/11/2005 2:54:25 AM

Kathleen Clemons
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ROFL Oh this is a hoot Mary-Ella!

5/11/2005 3:51:53 AM

Roger Bernabo
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This is great Mary-Ella!

5/11/2005 4:01:01 AM

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5/11/2005 6:01:03 AM

Arienne Davey
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I tried rubbing my cat on my head and sticking her to the ceiling, but I just couldn't get it to work! Great shot.

5/11/2005 7:27:44 AM

Cathy Stancil
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EXCELLENT Mary-Ella !! LOL...

5/11/2005 8:14:34 AM

Mary-Ella Bowles
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You guys are too funny - Rubbing your cat on your head, LOL...
Thanks for all your kind comments - I'm glad this makes you laugh. :-)

5/11/2005 8:49:30 AM

Leesa White
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Very funny & cute!

5/11/2005 9:33:51 AM

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5/12/2005 9:23:23 PM

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Fun! This one really made me laugh.

6/20/2005 3:56:38 PM

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Thanks for making me laugh! "Somebody turn the gravity back on"

6/21/2005 2:40:08 PM

Stephanie Lyons
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Oh this is so awesome Mary-Ella! I hope we see this again!

6/21/2005 7:47:08 PM

Jordi Delgado

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Yes!! I know he'll get even higher!!



6/22/2005 1:37:25 AM

Mata Patan
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This is funny, fantastic and cool!!!!!!

6/22/2005 3:41:12 AM

Dr Silly
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That's using your head, it shows photo
have more then one life. Made me smile and that is the best thing a photo can

Dr Silly

6/22/2005 1:00:49 PM

Donna L. Cuic
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Awesome Mary Ella, I love it. Its so cute. Big Congrats on your winning photo.

6/23/2005 3:11:12 AM

Eric  Schneider
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Thats a great photo and the inversion takes it over the top. Well done indeed!!! Congrats !!

6/23/2005 5:20:26 AM

Michelle Ross
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Hey Mary Ella .. . big congrats on your win with this . . . looks like changing it was the answer( or at least for BP :-)

6/23/2005 5:27:21 AM

Amanda Price
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Congrats on your win!

6/23/2005 6:30:20 AM

Casey A. Hanson
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I don't know how I missed this one, but this is soooo great! Thanks for the laugh this morning, Mary Ella! LOL
Congrats on your win! :0)

6/23/2005 7:23:31 AM

Jill Flynn
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Congratulations on your SECOND PLACE WIN Mary Ella!! LOVE THIS!

6/23/2005 7:25:37 AM

Laurence Saliba
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I missed this!! This is AWESOME!!!!!!!!
A BIG CONGRATS Mary Ella!!!!!!!! Well deserved win.

6/23/2005 7:46:32 AM

Cynthia  M. Kasuba
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SUPER KITTY !!!!! love this ! too funny! GREAT CAPTURE !

6/23/2005 8:10:08 AM

Chuck Inglefield
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I'm so glad you entered this again. This is sooooo funny!!!! Great shot.

6/23/2005 8:21:28 AM

Heather  Inich
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I love this shot!! SO cute!!! Made me laugh when I saw it!!! congrats!!!!

6/23/2005 8:32:20 AM

Kay Beausoleil
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Congratulations on your win, Mary Ella -- the cat's funny and scary at the same time!

6/23/2005 8:38:35 AM

Deborah  Sandidge
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LOL - love those eyes, too funny and perfect for this cat-agory! Congratulations!!

6/23/2005 10:26:39 AM

Jordi Delgado

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What did I tell you??? He was meant to fly high!!! Congrats!!!


6/23/2005 11:38:16 AM

Kristi A. Howson
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Congratulations Mary-Ella. This is fantastic!!!!!

6/23/2005 1:16:37 PM

Donna J. Taff
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Congratulation's on this fantastic and funny win, Mary- Ella!!!

6/23/2005 2:06:07 PM

Carol Brill
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Mary-Ella, so glad to see this one again and enjoy another big belly laugh, congratulations on your win with this!!

6/23/2005 9:13:36 PM

Allan L. Whitehead
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Mary-Ella, congratulations on your win in last month's contest in the 'Monthyly Theme' category. It is very richly deserved, my dear friend - your friend, Allan

6/24/2005 3:34:01 AM

Kathleen Clemons
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This still makes me laugh every time I look at it, Mary-Ella. Congrats!

6/24/2005 1:15:23 PM

Claudia Kuhn
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Always loved this one Mary-Ella! Congrats!!

6/24/2005 4:05:28 PM

Evy Johansen
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Many congratulations on your wonderful and well deserved win, Mary-Ella!

6/24/2005 6:58:08 PM

Marla  A. Lehr

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Wonderful! Big congratulations.

6/25/2005 12:28:40 AM

Debra Booth
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Congratulations, Mary-Ella!! Great idea!!

6/25/2005 4:47:50 AM

Jeffrey D. Ziebell
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What a great shot and I must admit I laughed my butt off, FANTASTIC,Congrat on your win:)

6/25/2005 5:17:15 AM

Colette M. Metcalf
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Congrats to you Mary-Ella!!!

6/26/2005 3:46:12 AM

Adrianna Province
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This is hilarous! Arms streched and time to fly. Congratulations Mary-Ella!

6/29/2005 9:16:14 PM

Mark Oxley
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Wonderful image Mary-Ella! Amazing what uses Velcro has!!

7/2/2005 12:20:04 AM

brigitte stahre
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the right way around, it's a cute photo. this way, it's an eye catcher..

7/3/2005 6:05:30 AM

Adrienne Brand
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Oh my God, I almost spit out my sandwich when I saw this. Absolutely hysterical! What a brilliant idea to turn it over. Now that's creativity! I think if you got this many responses, it's definitely a winner! :)
~ Adrienne Brand

7/7/2005 10:48:53 AM

Eti Swinford
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What a great idea. too funny. Cats are a hoot anyway.

7/17/2005 4:56:12 AM

Lori Carlson
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This is too funny Mary-Ella!!! Great idea!! CONGRATULATIONS!! :0)

7/22/2005 9:16:56 AM

Aneta Notestine
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Mary-Ella, I know you've received lots of praises for this shot but still, I have to thank you for this comic relief. Congratulations on being creative and making something so simple look so unique. You're my hero!!


8/20/2005 11:09:20 AM


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Just too cute! And that chubby little belly! What a doll!
Congats on the prize, well deserved...

3/2/2006 6:50:18 AM

Chris Welch
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This is soo funny! Great shot and idea.

Well done, congrats!

6/27/2007 9:05:55 AM

Amanda Chapman
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This is so funny!!!!!!!
Great capture!

7/13/2007 2:33:50 PM

Penny J. Irwin
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This is so ingenious for you to of flipped it upside down. That is what caught my eye! Not to mention how funny this is. Aren't cats wonderful subjects! Great photo

7/17/2007 12:54:36 AM

Donna LaMattino Pagakis
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I just saw this on the contest home page. Talk about funny Mary. What an awesome winning image. Huge congratulations!

7/15/2008 5:45:28 PM

Laura E. Swan
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So did I and it's hillarious! Glad you won!

-Laura Swan

6/18/2009 12:35:04 AM

R. J. Laudenbacher
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This came through on the contest page and this is the first time I saw it. I LOVE this capture and it was great for a good laugh!

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