Further Proof: It is all about cats
It is often said that the Internet is all about cats. One reason why the classic LOLCats - Icanhascheezburger struck such a chord.
Let Me In!
Cat Man Do
Internet pets on strike in support of the WGA
So I am in the middle of writing a fairly serious post about customer service, and then I found this video by the writers of the Colbert Report on YouTube.
Birthday Reading List
So is it Monday or Thursday?
Doesn't matter to me because today is my birthday and I am pretty much goofing off, playing with puppies and clearing out my feed reader of all that good stuff I "saved for later."
Marianne Richmond in The Blogstorm: If you sell your soul, how much should you get for it? has some terrific insights on blogger relations.
The Common Craft Show, fast becoming a favorite for its simple explanations of complex Web 2.0 topics, explains social networking.
And have a terrific weekend!
Understatement of the year?
So I got this email today:
Understatement of the year or what?
Have a great weekend!
And to my friend Sydney for forwarding the link to Women in Art.
Sunday Funnies: All about email
Tip of the hat to Sandy for this one. All it is missing is hot stock tips and deceased Nigerians.
Are we sure it isn't all about cats?
Cartoon by Randall Munroe, xkcd
Yes, it is all about CATS
At New Comm Forum in March, one of the points on keynoter David Weinberger's slides was that the Internet was not all about Cats.
Well, maybe. But it does seem like there are an awful lot of cats online. Some recent data points:
- when you sign up for StumbleUpon, you are offered an interest category for Cats, but not Dogs;
- this gem, LOLCat Builder, via Elisa Camahort:
In case you can't quite tell, the animal emerging from the pet door is one of our scottie puppies.
So take a break from twitting and go build your own clever cat image. And, don't worry, if you don't have a cat of your own, there are plenty of images to choose from :-)
Because yes, it is all about cats.
I know I posted this last year, but hey, it is still funny :-)
Have a great weekend, enjoy the (hopefully) Spring weather and if you are celebrating Easter or Passover, enjoy the time with friends and family.
A little holiday cheer
And don't forget to track Santa on Norad