“We moved around a lot when I was younger, so I never bothered making friends.” “Do you have friends now?” “The other cat that lives here is my friend. I think.” - Misko, Upper East Side
You probably already follow Humans of New York on Facebook - photographer Brandon Stanton’s never-ending series of portraits of New Yorkers paired with heartbreaking or inspiring quotes about their lives. Well, what if instead of HUMANS of New York, there were…. Read More
The fluffy ones among us are not the usual targets for security checks. When was the last time you saw a Furby get strip-searched? I’ve never seen that happen, and I’m more than willing to bet that the furry trespassers who stole the spotlight at the G20 summit in Turkey had ulterior motives on their minds. Cuteness is power.
Just moments before the leaders of the world’s major economies appeared onstage, three stray cats scampered across the stage. They weren’t in a rush: two of them even stopped to sniff the flowers. Read More
Meet Radamenes. He’s Polish, cuddly, and above all else, helps to save the lives of other animals. After surviving a respiratory infection, he felt it was his duty to assist his veterinarians in caring for the animals of his shelter.
Radamenes adds extra warmth to his recovering, husky friend.
Here, he gets up close and personal with a fellow cat. We imagine he’s telling his friend to “keep fighting!”
This sick cat can’t clean itself, but that’s okay, because Radamenes is to the rescue!
Radamenes stands guard over two kittens. Read More
Fighting the patriarchy is literally the best cause, but boy is it exhausting. Since it’s Friday and the sun is out, obviously all we want to do is take a break and look at pictures of cats in jars. These silly felines are stuck in some claustrophobic situations, and it’s hilarious. They'll be sure to re-charge you back into ass-kicking feminist mode.
"I'm so dizzy!"
"I come here to think."
"Is it fun in there?"
"Now I has all the moneys. Read More
BY Holly Trantham
on Jan 23, 2015
We feel like we’ve succeeded if, at some point during the day, we get you to say “Awww!” and “Fuck yeah!” at the same time. So now we would like to introduce 102 year-old Iona and 109 year-old Jessie Gallan, two women who are totally down with the important things in life. Read More
It's Throwback Thursday. You've probably already posted your Instagram picture (#tbt) and are now anticipating Flashback Friday with a mid-afternoon coffee in hand.
In honor of the day we (randomly) associate with looking back, here is a list of 9 inventions that were created by ladies. Let me add "badass" to that last statement.
1.) Grace Hopper
Admiral Grace Marry Hopper joined the military in 1943 ( there's the "throwback"). She was stationed at Harvard where she began work on the IBM Mark I. Read More
BY Holly Trantham
on Dec 08, 2014
If you made it over to the BUST Holiday Craftacular in Greenpoint,New York this past Saturday, you might have been lucky enough to get down with some adorable cats from Sean Casey Animal Rescue in our Cat Café sponsored by David’s Tea. But now—a week from now, to be exact—you will be able to release your inner cat lady any time you want (for $4 per half hour, booked online). Manhattanites are finally getting the cat café we have so longed for and deserve. Eater reports that Meow Parlour will open at 46 Hester Street on December 15th. Read More
BY Rebecca Peterson
on Nov 21, 2014
As you sit in your warm bed tomorrow morning, wondering whether or not to bother getting out of said bed, check the Weather Whiskers app. Either you'll go outside to enjoy a freakish November heatwave, or you'll stay where you are looking at adorably dressed-up feline weather forecasters.
Features include: 4-day Furrcast; Know Wut clothes 2 Wear; See Many Citiez; Can Haz 4 Free!
And if you do get out of bed, be sure to checkout the BUST Boston Craftacular CAT CAFE tomorrow. We’ve been promoting it like crazy, because it’s going to be FURTASTIC. Read More
BY Samantha Albala
on Oct 29, 2014
It's true that International Cat Day is on August 8th, but why not also enjoy a National Cat Day also! Take a little break from your hump day to enjoy these silly, cute, and certified awesome pictures of cats.
(Above: Lil Bub)
Snoopy The Cat
Hamilton The Hipster Cat
Sam the Cat With Eyebrows
and last but not least... Read More
BY Audrey Cerchiara
on Oct 21, 2014
Ready for some math?
El-P+Killer Mike=Run the Jewels
El-P+Killer Mike+CATS=Meow the Jewels
The fast and nasty rap collaboration, Run the Jewels, who released their self-titled debut album in 2013 as a free digital download, have declared their intention to re-record their upcoming sophomore album Run the Jewels 2 “...using nothing but cat sounds for music. Read More