Caitlin Thompson is WNYC.org's executive editor, and oversees the Empire Recap Podcast, Soundcheck and produces Duplicast and the Mad Men Pre-Game Show. She was WNYC's political editor during the 2012 election, graduated from the Missouri School of Journalism and is the titleholder of the women’s tennis team’s pizza eating contest. Thirteen slices.
March Meowness: And We Have a Winner
Monday, April 07, 2014
Bodega cats are hipper than shuffleboard and unlike Cronuts, they'll never go out of style. We asked you to vote for your favorite and you came through in droves. After 90,000 swipes, we have a winner.
Classical viola player Nadia Sirota took this iconic shot of Murray*, a Bed-Stuy tabby "who guards the fruit." Murray barely edged out these handsome second and third-place cats, and for her efforts, Nadia gets a 2014 Bodega Cat Calendar (courtesy of these guys). Full disclosure: Nadia guest hosts over at Q2, a NYPR station.
In case you aren't ready to say goodbye to this year's crop of talent, take a look at the whole field of candidates one sweet last time.
*Not his real name.