— We interpret Alfred Mainzer's Dressed Cat postcards, where bipedal cats do "people things."
— Medieval scribes doodled some odd kitties in the margins of manuscripts. We have another batch.
— Medieval scribes doodled some odd things in the margins of manuscripts -- such as cats cleaning themselves in fancy and holy places.
— The ancient world threw a lot of baggage onto cats. Even today, people believe a "demon cat" haunts the U.S. Capitol.
— Sunday isn't just St. Patrick's Day. It's also the feast day of this original cat lady.
— We let the cat out of the bag on some famous cat expressions.
— A tweeted photo proves that cats have been “helping” us with important work for centuries.
— In honor of the Year of the Snake, we've enlisted some cats to tell an ancient tale -- in photos.
— Ever wonder about the paw-waving kitties you see in Asian restaurants? Here's the story behind them.
— They're often last to be adopted and first to be euthanized -- people still fear them even though they know it's irrational.
— The Argentine artist appropriates the ancient Maneki Neko for modern purposes.
— Kitty extraterrestrials? A D.C. demon? A U.K. feline "bigfoot"? Here are three from the outer limits.
— Cats have a rich, proud tradition on the seven seas as chief rat-catchers. We toast a few of the champions.
— In James Boswell’s famous biography "Life of Johnson," the cat plays a role. Let's raise a glass to him.