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Seattle rescue kitty wins film award [Henri!]
The Oregonian ^ | 10/12/12 | RJ

Posted on 10/20/2012 12:35:05 PM PDT by Slings and Arrows

Tuxedo cat Henry, who stars as Henri the Existential Cat in a series of cat videos, won the first Golden Kitty People’s Choice Award for the short film Henri 2, Part De Deux. His director, Seatttle resident Will Braden, picked up the award at the Internet Cat Video Film Festival in Minneapolis.

In a Seattle Times story, Braden revealed that Henri, whose dry sarcasm and seemingly wry facial expressions have viewers rolling in the aisles, was originally a shelter cat.  Henri now lives in a good home and enjoys his acting duties, which include being rewarded with treats for sitting where Braden puts him.

Shelter cats come with an amazing variety of personalities, and can become the perfect companions - whether you're looking for a playful, quiet, or affectionate companion.  Talk with the shelter volunteers before adopting to find the right pet for you.  Who knows what amazing tricks your new best friend could learn?

(Excerpt) Read more at theanimalrescuesite.com ...


TOPICS: Music/Entertainment; Pets/Animals
KEYWORDS: kittyping
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Vive Henri!
1 posted on 10/20/2012 12:35:11 PM PDT by Slings and Arrows
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2 posted on 10/20/2012 12:36:39 PM PDT by Slings and Arrows (You can't have IngSoc without an Emmanuel Goldstein.)
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3 posted on 10/20/2012 12:38:49 PM PDT by carriage_hill (The 0bummer Penguin & Bidet Joker: We played this country like a harp from hell.)
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To: Slings and Arrows

He looks like my Mao!


4 posted on 10/20/2012 12:40:17 PM PDT by Dr. Bogus Pachysandra ( Ya can't pick up a turd by the clean end!)
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To: carriage_hill

Unimpressed Cat Is Unimpressed


5 posted on 10/20/2012 12:40:32 PM PDT by Slings and Arrows (You can't have IngSoc without an Emmanuel Goldstein.)
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6 posted on 10/20/2012 12:41:51 PM PDT by Slings and Arrows (You can't have IngSoc without an Emmanuel Goldstein.)
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~ Yep! And Now For The Encore! ~

Photobucket

7 posted on 10/20/2012 12:45:10 PM PDT by SkyDancer (Live your life in such a way that the Westboro church shows up at your funeral)
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Much Ado Over Nothing...


8 posted on 10/20/2012 12:47:22 PM PDT by carriage_hill (The 0bummer Penguin & Bidet Joker: We played this country like a harp from hell.)
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I hope Henri isn't pressured into any
awkward sex scenes...

9 posted on 10/20/2012 12:49:23 PM PDT by Clint N. Suhks (St.Peter:"Upon this rock, I will build my church" 0:"If you've got a church, you didn't build that!")
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To: carriage_hill

Not Shakespaw - Jean-Paw Sartre.

[Stolen from YouTube comments on http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Q34z5dCmC4M&feature=player_embedded]


10 posted on 10/20/2012 12:50:15 PM PDT by Slings and Arrows (You can't have IngSoc without an Emmanuel Goldstein.)
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11 posted on 10/20/2012 12:52:06 PM PDT by Slings and Arrows (You can't have IngSoc without an Emmanuel Goldstein.)
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To: Clint N. Suhks

Not that awkward.


12 posted on 10/20/2012 12:52:53 PM PDT by Slings and Arrows (You can't have IngSoc without an Emmanuel Goldstein.)
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Yikes. F•cking like a rabbit is apropos!
13 posted on 10/20/2012 12:56:22 PM PDT by carriage_hill (The 0bummer Penguin & Bidet Joker: We played this country like a harp from hell.)
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To: Clint N. Suhks

Quick peek, closed of course:

http://www.freerepublic.com/focus/chat/2947744/posts?page=6#6


14 posted on 10/20/2012 1:03:48 PM PDT by carriage_hill (The 0bummer Penguin & Bidet Joker: We played this country like a harp from hell.)
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Holy Crap! You could put three of my safes in that thing.


15 posted on 10/20/2012 1:08:41 PM PDT by Clint N. Suhks (St.Peter:"Upon this rock, I will build my church" 0:"If you've got a church, you didn't build that!")
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Photobucket
16 posted on 10/20/2012 1:12:32 PM PDT by SkyDancer (Live your life in such a way that the Westboro church shows up at your funeral)
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It’s HUGE. Don’t make this model anymore; haven’t for 10yrs. I bought biggest one available. Figured it’d be fun to fill it up, rather than fill up a smaller one, and have to buy another or stop buying toys. It’s not anywhere near filled up, but everything inside is extremely choice and well chosen. Took a large CAT front end loader to move it in here, empty.

It’ll hold 36 long guns on the left side, with 5 shelves on the right. All ammo is now stored on shelves next to it. LED lights, door hangers, padded shelves. Very plush inside. Dry-stick and special desiccant containers. Note the 105mm and 40mm shells on top. From a USAF Capt/ friend’s AC-130H gunship in Afghanistan. He had some serious nice toys on that gunship.


17 posted on 10/20/2012 1:25:49 PM PDT by carriage_hill (The 0bummer Penguin & Bidet Joker: We played this country like a harp from hell.)
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Please do not put kitteh in safe. Kitten iz not Schroedinger’s Cat.


18 posted on 10/20/2012 1:30:12 PM PDT by Slings and Arrows (You can't have IngSoc without an Emmanuel Goldstein.)
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Yup, Mao, in Mandarin, means “the animal that makes the mao (meow) sound. The little gray tiger kitty is call Xiao Hu, little tiger. Savin’ the pic! Thanks!


19 posted on 10/20/2012 1:38:17 PM PDT by Dr. Bogus Pachysandra ( Ya can't pick up a turd by the clean end!)
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Won’t ever do that. Just lost my special friend, Murphy, after 17yrs.

http://i1048.photobucket.com/albums/s362/carriage_hill/c1ffc155.jpg


20 posted on 10/20/2012 1:39:15 PM PDT by carriage_hill (The 0bummer Penguin & Bidet Joker: We played this country like a harp from hell.)
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