To be fair to the news anchor in this clip, we'd find footage of a fat cat swimming in a life jacket pretty funny, too. Especially when it looks as grumpy as 18-pound Holly here.
Yes, Holly is on a mission to lose weight. And because she - surprisingly - "doesn't like the outdoors", she has to resort to swimming lessons at the Olde Towne Pet Resort in Dulles, Virginia.
Cue a local news report - and a newsreader who in a fit of giggles.
Of course, if you enjoy laughing at cats as much as this lady does, then you'll LOVE this little round-up:
(Via Tastefully Offensive)