Cat-Related News

Defending the Cats of Rome

"Why go after the cat ladies and the veterinary hospital that has brought life to the hapless, ugly, hopelessly false Largo Argentina rather than pick on the big developers who have done real damage?" —Wait, did you also miss this the other week, about the battle over cats in Rome, and also fascism, architecture, sexism, machismo, politics and everything else? It's amazing.


Bilgewater: The Cat Mascot of the Coast Guard Academy, 1944

"Sailors and cats have a special relationship that dates back thousands of years." —Hello, THE BEST THING ON THE INTERNET THIS WEEK: historical pictures of sailors and cats.