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MONDAY, JAN. 13, 2014, 12:28 P.M.

Apocalypse Meow

Who says Idaho lacks culture? Boise will host the Internet Cat Video Festival on Friday.

What the —?

When I first heard about the Internet Cat Video Festival rubbing on Boise’s leg, my initial reaction involved three-letter slang from the same online cultural universe, and it wasn’t OMG.

A touring, 75-minute reel of more than 90 videos to be shown on a big screen Friday at the Knitting Factory in Boise? A live guest appearance by “Keyboard Cat” and his owner? Read more. Michael Deeds, Idaho Statesman

If Boise is to far to drive, you can always attend the Festival in Spokane at the Knitting Factory on Thursday! Read Lisa Leinberger's story here.

How do you explain the wild popularity of cat videos and cat memes?


Read more here: http://www.idahostatesman.com/2014/01/12/2968812/apocalypse-meow-internet-cat
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Cindy Hval
Cindy Hval is a freelance columnist for the Voices neighborhood sections. Her Front Porch column appears twice a month in the Thursday Voice.







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