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How I became my cat’s social media manager, and found a community in the process

3 hours agoTechnology : GigaOM

I last made an internet friend in middle school, when so few people used AIM that my real-life friends and I traded contact lists and began chatting strangers. One time a…

February Pieces Of My Mind #2

I thought my pet was a meerkat, but it was in fact a mere cat. Movie: Wild Tales. A collection of unconnected short wry films about revenge. Grade: pass. Eagle-eyed Roger Wikell found something that looked like a duplicate entry in my database. A flanged axe found at Vappeby hamlet by someone named Winberg, and a…

Demetri Martin Is a Pretty Cool Cat

"Jokes that work almost feel like little problems that have solutions," Demetri Martin told me. "If I just think of a premise about whatever it is--some random topic--I turn it over in my mind and go at it from different angles." Martin is all about games and puzzles. Show More Summary

“A Meow Parlour Adoption Story” By Erika H.

My partner Gordon and I rescued a friendly stray cat off the street about a year ago. He tolerates us calling him Thermilvden (Below, black and white tuxedo, and a name made up over 30 years ago.) As soon as we heard about N.Y. getting a Cat Café we booked an appointment at the Meow […]

Leonard Nimoy RIP: A Black Cat Charmed the Emotionless Spock

Spock is dead. Leonard Nimoy, the actor who played the Star Trek character for decades on television and in films, died today at age 83, the New York Times reports. Nimoy played a number of roles -- including one of my favorites, William...Show More Summary

Friday Cat Blogging - 27 February 2015

My biopsy is scheduled for this morning, so once again you get early cat blogging. Hopper got center stage last week, so this week it's Hilbert's turn. Speaking of Hopper, though, a few days ago she demonstrated the wonders of the internet to me. Show More Summary

The Old "My Cats Opened The Bottle Of Lube" Defense

We know that cats can open doors, but have you ever heard of a cat opening a bottle of lube? That's what one man, accused of statutory rape for sleeping with one of his high school students, claimed in court yesterday. [ more › ]

Do People Ever Accuse You of Spoiling Your Cats?

Sometimes I tell myself that I am spoiling my cats. I've gotten used to using that particular word without thinking about what it really means. Sometimes I even use the word "spoil" out loud. But I am going to begin to retrain my brain. Show More Summary

Dear Pammy, Should I clip my cat’s claws?

A reader writes: I have a quick question. In one of your posts you mentioned a kitty named Update who got really upset about having his claws clipped. How did you maintain his claws then? From what I’ve experienced, at … Continue reading ?

London's new bar featuring live owls is a real hoot.

yesterdayHumor / odd : Happy Place

Your head will spin 270 degrees when you see this unique venue! Don't ask for my number. I just came here to relax. (Stock Photo) New York may have a cat cafe and a broth bar, but as of next month, London is the weird restaurant town to beat. Show More Summary

Lil Kit

This cat may never enjoy a name of its own except in my household where pictures of it are a high commodity.

Headline THIS! Drat! My Memory’s Really Going. Where Did I Put The Cat??

[Thanks to Jay Enn for our HEADLINE THIS header!] Arne spotted this post on Art, and suggested we do a HEADLINE THIS. Who are we to argue with Arne? Have at it, and we’ll update it around 1pm 1:32pm PT. If we remember, of course. Filed under: Uncategorized Tagged: Headline THIS!, MASSIVE Impending Doom […]

February 24, 2015: Cloverblob!

So there I was the other day, minding my own business, when I received the following message on twitter: Hunh?  Who, I wondered, is zoiepalmer’s cat?  Well, I did a little research and, as it turns out, zoiepalmer’s cat IS Zoie Palmer’s cat, Cloverblob, who apparently has her own twitter account.  Hoping to avoid any […]

See the Beautiful Friendship Between a Dog and an Owl

Contrary to the much-quoted line from Ghostbusters, dogs and cats living together -- even being good buddies -- isn't that unusual. In my experience, as long as the dog learns the simple truth that the cat is in charge, everything is cool. Show More Summary

9 Phrases I That Say to My Cats as Well as My Kids

This post is brought to you by: For the last 18 years, I've parented both human and cat kids. I love being mother hen to all of them, and sometimes find myself saying the same phrases to both the children with and without fur. In fact, I often stop and laugh at myself when I hear the words come out of my mouth. Show More Summary

Are You Your Cat’s Favorite Person? I’m ... Not, Unfortunately

Chuck, the sleek black cat my husband Joe and I brought home after graduating from college, was sewn to my feet like Peter Pan’s shadow. It didn’t strike me as unusual that he followed me everywhere; that’s what shadows do, of course. My...Show More Summary

Insomniacs Unite! The Podcast That Bores You to Sleep, on Purpose

Its 2am, and a mans voice is mumbling from my laptop, something about Game of Thrones and cats. The lights are off, the sound at half-volume, and my eyelids are beginning to acquire a heaviness known from a hundred dull university lectures. Show More Summary

Cat Tech: Catster Reviews the FroliCat FLIK Electronic Cat Toy

I'm not lazy. I am perfectly happy tossing furry mousies, dangling fishing pole feathers and otherwise entertaining my four cats. But when I first saw the FroliCat FLIK, an electronic string flinging cat toy, I knew I had to try it. The company sent me a sample, and after inserting 3 AA batteries, I turned it on and set it on the family room floor. Show More Summary

Fluffy, Cat Star of the Film "Listen Up Philip," Needs Medical Help

Late last year, a film that starred a cat named Fluffy as well as Jason Schwartzman and Elisabeth Moss was released. It was titled Listen Up Philip. I know this because my attempts to interview someone involved with the makings of the...Show More Summary

7 Ways I Help My Cat Avoid Fear of Visiting the Vet

For me, days with doctor’s appointments usually start with an artery-clogging brunch and a Bloody Mary to help stave my sweaty palms and racing heart, and I’m certainly not alone. About 20 percent of the human population suffers from white coat syndrome, which causes their blood pressure to surge when measured in a doctor's office. Show More Summary

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