It's day whatever into quarantine and you're just gonna have to accept that "The Offspring covering Joe Exotic" is a very real thing. That's right, the punk veterans have released their own version of "Here Kitty Kitty," and it comes with a video of the band wearing medical masks and using measuring tape to prove they are six feet away from each other, and dancing big cats (one of whom is the drummer). The Offspring also acknowledge that technically they aren't covering Joe Exotic, they're covering the Clinton Johnson Band, the real band behind the songs we all heard in Tiger King. They write:

Hey, Guys! Like many of you, we are going a little stir crazy these days and we wanted to do something fun to put a smile on our faces, and hopefully on some of yours too. This song, Here Kitty Kitty, was originally by the Clinton Johnson band, and *not* by anyone in that recent documentary we all got caught up in.

The Offspring wives were group texting recently, and while they all agreed that they truly love their husbands, there are times when they’ve absolutely felt like feeding us to the tigers. In that spirit, we hope you enjoy this random song & video.

And here it is:

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Previously: everything sux, so here’s 10 great ’90s punk live videos + a playlist