I see that PeeZee is continuing his splenetic campaign against Caturday. But he won’t and can’t win, for cats are awesome. And, really, can you imagine a squid getting the Internet following of Maru, or a cephalopod-related humor site called “I can haz fish?” This is pure contrarianism.
So here’s two more plaudits for our feline friends:
Can you imagine a quantum-mechanical Gedankenexperiment that had a squid in a closed box with a radioactive atom and a vial of poison? It’s the cat in the box that makes that thought experiment so compelling. Schrödinger’s Squid wouldn’t sell. Besides, you’d have to fill the box with water.