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In the wake of what happened yesterday, check out this and other moments to restore your faith in humanity in this Buzzfeed article.  Disclaimer: it might make you cry, but for totally different reasons than yesterday’s events did.

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Good morning!  As I mentioned, I’m in Nashville right now stalking listening to some of my favorite authors at the Southern Festival of Books.  I thought it would be appropriate to feature one of Nashville’s famous cats:

This is Gnash, a saber-tooth tiger and the mascot for the Nashville Predators

Happy weekend!

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She’s ba-aack! Given that this is a blog for IST511, I thought this cat picture was particularly appropriate:

(Yes, that is our textbook, to which she seems to have taken a liking.)

Hope you all have a lovely weekend.

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Happy Saturday to all!  I am spending the day learning all sorts of great things at KidLitCon. Since this year’s conference is taking place at the main branch of the New York Public Library, this week’s featured cat is one of the magnificent guardians of that great building:

I hope you all have a lovely weekend! Also, if you want a peek at what I’m doing all day, follow the #kidlitcon conversation on Twitter.

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Because all blogs should have at least SOME pictures of cats:

Full disclosure: This cat actually belongs not to me, but to my roommate, Elise.  However, she spends a lot of time hanging out in my room (probably because I have a lot of stuff to climb in/on/around/over). Also, she snores.