There are many four-letter words that I adore; think cake, cats, and cash, and probably more than one or two four-letter words that I dislike; think meat, mice, and muck. But no other four-letter word around gets under my skin more than the word snow. I see no redeeming quality to snow. Show More Summary
Sounds like: Cake, Fat Freddy's Drop Song: The Cat Empire - Bulls What's so good? I had the pleasure of catching The Cat Empire play at a South African festival back in October of last year. It was my first time paying proper attention...Show More Summary
I was asked recently by a group of young leaders, what traits have proven most important in my career. I responded by telling them that there were three and they all started with the letter "C". The first is being able to communicate well with others. Show More Summary
Dear Diary, As I sit here polishing my 2007 Super Bowl championship ring, I can’t help but feel a little bit nostalgic… As you know, I used to play professional ball for the Mill Valley Wildcats, and sometimes it surprises me that people don’t realize this. Show More Summary
Heather Weidmann was horrified Friday morning when she saw a footage on Facebook of a South Side cat getting scalded with boiling water. “I cried my eyes out, it’s horrible,” the construction worker said Friday night. “Who’s going to help this cat?” The Humboldt Park resident said she has 16 years’...
Roses are red. Violets are blue. Dates are great, but my cats are, too! Here are the top 10 reasons why kitties make the best valentines! The post 10 Reasons Why My Cat Is My Valentine appeared first on PETA.
Thoughts on a few things, thoughtfully contained in a single post: First, look, a kitten picture! So dramatic. As noted elsewhere, I suspect that at this point my obit will be headlined, “John Scalzi, Cat Photographer and Occasional Author, Dead of Dander” or something of the sort. But, eh. I’m having fun. And the kittens […]
Um…will you be my Valentime? Yes, girl, I said “Valentime.” V-Day hints and Misa Jewelry Not to drop hints or anything…but OK, I’m dropping mad hints right now, to whom it may concern. (Ahem! That’s probably going to be you, El Hub.) To make it easy for him (El Hubster), I sent him some links […] The post, "Day in Beauty, Vol. Show More Summary
Do dogs really love us five times more than cats? A recent essay by Elyse Wanshel called "Who Loves Their Humans More -- Cats Or Dogs? Here's The Answer" caught my eyes and those of numerous others around the world. How could it not?...Show More Summary
(photo source) Lantern - "We Are Here" [Pre-Order] I saw a skunk last night around 3AM when I was walking home from my studio. I love it when everyone is asleep and there are just alley cats and occasional...
My favorite Vonnegut novel, Cat's Cradle (1963), is just $1.99 as a Kindle ebook today. I read it when I was about 12 or 13, and the idea of "Ice-nine" has intrigued me ever since. Ice-nine, as described in the novel, is a stable form of water that's solid at room temperature, and doesn't melt until it reaches 114.4 °F. Show More Summary
My real cats don’t know that I bought sashimi for Breezy, Tubbs, and the other kitties in Neko Atsume. My real cats don't know that I bought sashimi for Breezy, Tubbs, and the other kitties in Neko Atsume. — Grant Barrett (@GrantBarrett) February 4, 2016 http://twitter.com/GrantBarrett/status/695300731730010113
Pin it Q: We live on the first floor of a duplex, and unfortunately our previous neighbors relocated. Anyway, my wife and I have a 5-year-old, a 1-year-old, a cat, and a dog. I'm well aware it's not the most quiet living arrangement. We try to keep the noise to an acceptable level, and for the most part I think we do OK. READ MORE »
Compared to the behavior of pet dogs, cat behavior seems to present a perpetual puzzle. My guess is that humans will forever try to get inside the heads of their feline companions to learn what lies behind those gorgeous, mysterious eyes. Show More Summary
Grant Is Caked in Concrete "At first I thought it was a screwed up ball of brown parcel tape that had been blown onto my front step. It was only when I got closer I realized it was a cat."-- Faye RichardsThe improvisation of concrete...Show More Summary
The Portland Art Museum announced an imminent display of the greatest cat painting ever made. Carl Kahler?s My Wife?s Lovers is a massive painting commissioned by San Francisco philanthropist Kate Birdsall Johnson in 1891. The 6-by-8.5-foot...Show More Summary
Former lurker Alien Bunnyman: Hey, some old neighbors of mine recently had a kitten follow them home and no one’s responded to the signs. They can’t keep it, and when they asked me if I could or if I knew anybody who could my answer was a sad no. They don’t know quite how old […]
IBD sees renewed up-trend. MY GMI and QQQ short term trend indicators are still pointing to a down-trend. For me, this rise remains a “dead cat bounce” until more of my indicators turn positive. A lot of technical resistance is just above current levels. By the way, I drew the lower horizontal line in this […]
If you don't have a cat, you need to get one. I have two and I never want to be without them. If this makes me a crazy cat person, so be it. My cats add so much to my life with their affection, the humor they create, and the hours of entertainment they bring. …
More cats. I know. Welcome to xoLouiseWritesAboutCatsAllWeek. The thing is, after my last post I couldn't stop thinking about creepy kitties. If you've reached peak "cat mania" I sincerely apologize. Next week we'll be back to our regularly scheduled programming.... Continue reading