We had a very strange relationship… because I made fun of him, and nobody ever made fun of Hemingway.
The thing you never get from his books is his humor… But when he relaxed, he was riotously funny.
Orson Welles, smoking a cigar, on Hemingway.
(↬ Page Turner ᔥ book patrol)
Well, now I have an image in my head of Hemingway and Welles going at each other in a windmill-style slap fight. That’s fun!
Internet cat videos finally get the spotlight they deserve at this Minnesota festival
“The Walker has advised, if you bring your cat put it on a leash,” said Josh Feist, a Minneapolis arts administrator who planned to take his cat, Pickles, to the show.
“What the shit?” — Pickles
(Pickles approximation courtesy AP)
Via Good Teeth
True story: Last night, I dreamt I’d joined the Romney campaign press pool just in time for a multi-state bus tour.
There was one talking point: the candidate’s unconditional support for Russian feminist punk band Pussy Riot.
Needless to say, no one was allowed to speak, print or even mime the band’s name.
When I woke up, I reached for my phone to Google “pepper-spraying cop meme, cats.”
No “French New Wave Cats” Tumblr yet? Are you feeling okay, Internet?
Right here, right meow.
Heavy metal grindcore mavens Hell Pit are raising money to put out a 7-inch record, “999 Lives,” a memorial tribute to the band’s recently deceased lead singer, Beezer.
Beezer the cat will be missed.
Yes, cat. Yes, lead singer.