Did You Know Giant Fearsome Cougars Make Adorable Baby Kitten Noises!?

I've spent my whole life living in a place where lots of cougars also live, so for my own safety I was raised to RESPECT THE COUGAR. Cougars are not "cute." Cougars are not giant kitties. Cougars are majestic, dangerous beasts that are probably sitting in a tree above you right now waiting to drop down and fasten… » 7/11/14 6:15pm 7/11/14 6:15pm

Old Timey LOLcats!

Harry Whittier Frees may have been the first to take pictures of kitties doing human-like things, like riding a train or shooting a cannon. These photos were taken a century ago, back when photography required much more patience than it does today. Frees said he was initially inspired to take these photos when a party… » 3/24/14 9:58pm 3/24/14 9:58pm

This Baby Chick Uses a Cat's Whiskers for a Pillow

In case you're having a hard time drifting off to sleep tonight, maybe take some inspiration from this baby chick? Just find something really, really, incredibly dangerous that has caused the deaths of many of your relatives—something like a pile of knives, or an industrial deep-fryer, or a war—and then just LAY YOUR… » 10/28/13 11:20pm 10/28/13 11:20pm

Asshole Cats Acknowledge Your Existence in Imperceptible Ways

Everyone knows that cats are fickle beasts. They love whoever feeds them, but even if you shower them with love and affection, they'll eat you when you die. As a certified member of Team Cat, one of the biggest reasons I love cats is because they don't give a shit. You can train a dog to do all sorts of humiliating… » 6/27/13 12:25pm 6/27/13 12:25pm

Happy Hump Day!

Kathy writes: "Here's my cat, Juju, who likes to help me study Italian. She's a total diva, so being featured on Jezebel would make her life. Here's a picture of her holding the book open so that I can make flashcards… and here she is, tired from her exertions." Images via email. Horizontal only, please! » 10/19/11 5:00pm 10/19/11 5:00pm

Close Up, A Cat's Tongue Is Totally Horrifying

While it makes perfect biological sense for a cat's tongue to look the way it does, we're still having second thoughts about letting kitties kiss our faces… Check out how monstrous-looking their tongues are in this gallery of close-ups! » 7/05/11 6:15pm 7/05/11 6:15pm

Happy Hump Day!

[The commenter known as TragicSpinsterNYC writes: "I took this photo of my cat, "Miss Stove Top Stuffin'" last week. Feel free to use it!" Thanks so much! Image via email.] » 5/25/11 5:40pm 5/25/11 5:40pm

"Shit My Cats Type": No William Shatner, But Lots of Consonants

Everybody's saying shit these days: my dad, my gf, my bf, even my vagina. Now add kitties to the club: Damian Chadwick has both a Tumblr and a Twitter for his two typing felines. A quote: "lopppppppju." [Image dougwoods/via Flickr.] » 11/06/10 2:05pm 11/06/10 2:05pm

Secretary Cat is A Purr-fect Employee

Monica Menez is a photographer whose work always has an element of fantasy. For more secretary cat, click here; and see more of Menez's other work here. » 10/23/10 3:00pm 10/23/10 3:00pm

Meet Cats With Attitude At Meet The Breeds

Earlier this month in New York, the American Kennel Club held its annual Meet The Breeds event. There were 160 breeds of dog and 41 breeds of cat. What were the kitties thinking? Let's find out! » 10/23/10 12:30pm 10/23/10 12:30pm

Cat Expert Reveals Disturbing Truth Behind "OMG Cat"

Last week's viral-video hit, OMG Cat, featured a surprised-looking cat with its mouth agape in an aghast "OMG" expression. But according to an expert, behind most funny-cat videos is a shocking truth: The kitty is in pain. [The Awl] » 3/30/10 3:30pm 3/30/10 3:30pm

Baby Vs Cat: Cute Faceoff Ends With More Cute

A giggling baby wrestles a kitty in this video, which tells you everything you need to know. And entirely fills our aww-cooing quota for the day. [BuzzFeed] » 3/19/10 10:40am 3/19/10 10:40am

Cat Does Adorable Thing

Following in the footsteps of Maru and Winston, we bring you the otherwise-nameless Feline of Fife: After getting her head stuck in a Whiskas can, she found her own way to an animal shelter. [Daily Mail] » 3/03/10 12:40pm 3/03/10 12:40pm

Shock And Aw

This little guy became an internet superstar when his owners posted the video "Surprised Kitty" to YouTube, but the Gothamist explains that his reaction is nothing special, just the "postural play response." Still unbearably cute, though. [Gothamist] » 12/10/09 5:30pm 12/10/09 5:30pm

Little Angels

A woman (known only as "Feng") in the Sichuan province of China claims to be in the possession » 8/28/08 1:30pm 8/28/08 1:30pm of a "winged cat." She says that her pet cat grew "angel wings" on his back last summer after some female cats in heat "harassed" him. Cats with wings, however, are not an unknown phenomenon, and geneticists say that a cat…