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

Watch This Asshole Cat Ruin Christmas

Some cats are bush dwellers. Other cats are tree dwellers. This cat wants to be a tree dweller, but is clearly a poseur whose insatiable self-consciousness has ruined Christmas. Way to go, cat. Every time a Christmas tree gets knocked over, one of Santa's elves shoots itself. » 12/15/13 5:30pm 12/15/13 5:30pm

Cats Are Totally the Barometers of Our Humanity

As part of the Paris Review's new "Out of Print" series, Sadie Stein writes fondly about her "obsession" with a 1959 book by the poet Stevie Smith, Cats in Colour, which was essentially a mid-century printed version of the internet's sophisticated form of pseudo-religious cat worship. That Smith authored the text… » 4/07/12 11:30am 4/07/12 11:30am

Video: Lost Re-Enacted By Cats

Still confused about what happened on the last six seasons of Lost? Allow the cats in this clip to explain. It was created before the finale but here's a spoiler: They're all chased off the island by Vincent. [Telegraph] » 5/24/10 2:30pm 5/24/10 2:30pm

Auto-Tune Kittens Steal Your Hip-Hop Heart

Finally, Auto-Tune used for the powers of good! Click to watch adorable kitties sing along as their owner raps about the trappings of thug life, including hitting the clubs, hacking up hairballs, and and getting hugs. [Buzzfeed] » 5/11/10 5:30pm 5/11/10 5:30pm

10 Things You May Have Missed On TV This Week

In this week's compilation of pop culture crap: a horrifying cornucopia of full-frontal nudity, Elisabeth Hasselback, and sad cats. » 1/22/10 7:00pm 1/22/10 7:00pm

LOLVogue: Duz Dis Make Me Luk Lyke A Sex Kittin?

The "Fur Play" shoot in Paris Vogue's November issue is feline-themed! Let's ignore the animaux morts/fur-pushing and Raquel Zimmermann's "tribal" makeup and focus on: KITTY!!! After the jump, we're in ur magazeen, puttin werds on ur moddles. » 11/19/09 4:00pm 11/19/09 4:00pm

Im In Ur Internet, Banning Ur Cats

Urlesque's Kelly Reeves finds cat videos, (particularly the one at left) annoying, so she's organized a Day Without Cats On The Internet on September 9. Message to Reeves' two cats: someone needs to put a hairball in her shoe. [Wired] » 9/03/09 10:20am 9/03/09 10:20am

Cat Says: F#¢k Off.

An Australian man claims his cat, Mischief, can talk. "He can say seven words all up: mum, no, now, what, f—k, pr—k and why." The cat declined to talk to reporters, instead scratching his owner, then hiding. [News.com.au] » 8/28/09 5:40pm 8/28/09 5:40pm

LOLVogue: I Purmd Mai Hare

Since the September issue is such a big deal, I decided to revisit our old friend LOLVogue. After the jump: We're in ur magazeen, puttin werds on ur moddles. » 8/21/09 1:40pm 8/21/09 1:40pm

Cat Got Your Hand?

We can't tell if the cat in the video at left really wants to hold his owner's hand, or is just preventing her from posting a comment she'd regret later. [Buzzfeed] » 8/13/09 5:30pm 8/13/09 5:30pm

The Meow Must Go On!

Anyone who's never been to the Moscow Cat Theatre, first of all, go immediately. Then watch this documentary about it, which conveys some of the weird awesome of the whole experience. [BuzzFeed] » 8/11/09 4:20pm 8/11/09 4:20pm

Paws Of Attraction

In the video at left, a man demonstrates that the best way to make yourself irresistible to a cat is to behave like one, i.e. be completely indifferent to even her most desperate pleas for attention. Sounds about right. [Buzzfeed] » 7/09/09 9:20am 7/09/09 9:20am

Im In Ur Sofas Steelin Ur Change

Watch out the next time you plop down on your couch. As shown in the clip at left, there may be an adorable kitten hiding between the cushions. [Video Gum] » 6/02/09 11:20am 6/02/09 11:20am

Why We're Suckers For Puppy (And Kitten) Love

For Valentine's Day, Salon is focusing on the love between humans and their pets, romances in which the perfect gift is dispensed from a bag of "Friskies" and chocolates are an absolute no. » 2/10/09 6:00pm 2/10/09 6:00pm

When Your Boyfriend Isn't Fluent In LOLSpeak

For those of us who spend countless hours clicking around the internet, the language of websites, comment sections, and silly internet jokes comes quite naturally. But what of the souls who don't speak fluent Interweb? » 1/10/09 12:40pm 1/10/09 12:40pm

Nutro "Max"

Veterinary Pet Insurance compiled a list of the most popular names for dogs and cats in 2008 from its database of 466,000 pets and found the most unusual names while they were at it. » 1/08/09 6:40pm 1/08/09 6:40pm