1. LOLCATS

    Cat-Video Festival in Minneapolis

    Craig Lassig / AP Photo

    It's what art critics have been caterwauling for: the first annual Internet Cat-Video Film Festival, hosted by the Walker Art Center in Minneapolis, was inaugurated on Thursday with an outdoor showing of videos. 10,000 patrons—and their cats—packed the museum's lawn to see Maru jump into boxes and kittens ride a Roomba. Keyboard Cat predictably won a lifetime achievement award, while Henri, an existentialist cat took home the Golden Kitty.

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