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Feline fans flock to London's first cat cafe
Greensboro News and Record ^ | Wednesday, April 23, 2014 | Associated Press

Posted on 04/23/2014 7:24:03 AM PDT by wbill

Edited on 04/23/2014 7:53:56 AM PDT by Sidebar Moderator. [history]

LONDON Would you like some kitten with your coffee?

Feline company is exactly what one of London's newest cafes is offering and stressed-out city-dwellers are lapping it up.

"People do want to have pets and in tiny flats, you can't," said cafe owner Lauren Pears, who opened Lady Dinah's Cat Emporium last month in an area east of the city's financial district.


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TOPICS: Books/Literature; Chit/Chat; Society
KEYWORDS: kittyping; vikingkitties
5 pounds for 2 hours of feline companionship? Not much money in cat pimping.

Also, I'm guessing that The Viking Kitties would not be welcome at this place.

1 posted on 04/23/2014 7:24:03 AM PDT by wbill
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To: wbill
Cat Cafe?

Is this a North Korean restaurant?


2 posted on 04/23/2014 7:26:30 AM PDT by thackney (life is fragile, handle with prayer)
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To: thackney

Hey, wherever did you find that picture? Gee, I’ve NEVER seen it posted to a thread about cats on Free Republic before, no sir.


3 posted on 04/23/2014 7:29:09 AM PDT by SoCal Pubbie
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To: thackney
True story. Locally, the "Super Asian Buffet" opened up next to the local Pet MegaMart.

Petstore went out of business. Shortly after, the Chinese place went under, as well.

There's a joke, here, somewhere, for FReepers wittier than I.

4 posted on 04/23/2014 7:29:32 AM PDT by wbill
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To: Slings and Arrows

5 posted on 04/23/2014 7:30:57 AM PDT by a fool in paradise (The new witchhunt: "Do you NOW, . . . or have you EVER , . . supported traditional marriage?")
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To: wbill

All is well until someone pulls back a bloody stump.


6 posted on 04/23/2014 7:31:37 AM PDT by freedomlover
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To: wbill

You want to establish a minimum feline wage?


7 posted on 04/23/2014 7:33:30 AM PDT by 9YearLurker
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To: 9YearLurker

Shhh. don’t give them any ideas.


8 posted on 04/23/2014 7:35:11 AM PDT by wbill
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To: wbill

Is a cat union inevitable?


9 posted on 04/23/2014 7:52:23 AM PDT by 9YearLurker
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To: a fool in paradise; Slings and Arrows; Glenn; republicangel; Beaker; BADROTOFINGER; etabeta; ...

10 posted on 04/23/2014 7:59:15 AM PDT by Slings and Arrows (Richard Warman censors free speech.)
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To: a fool in paradise

Grumpy is right. Salad is what food eats.


11 posted on 04/23/2014 8:35:13 AM PDT by ZirconEncrustedTweezers (I'm not anti-government, government's anti-me.)
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To: a fool in paradise

12 posted on 04/23/2014 10:52:11 AM PDT by Svartalfiar
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