Too funny! I literally lol-ed when I scrolled down to see the picture of Punkin on the table... love that the look of his face was all, "this is a totally normal thing to be doing right now"... and that you made sure to fully document it all with pictures.
Rook will move chairs to the counter, so he can get to something he wants. Unfortunately for him, he makes so much noise in the process he gets caught every time. Can't blame a bully for trying, and you have to love their ingenuity.