German Design Student Creates Genealogical Tree of Internet Cats

11/09/2010 1:18 PM |

I Can Has History

Though the connections implied therein vary from intuitive to downright arbitrary—I get that “Grimace Cat” led to “Bad Day Smiley Cat,” but how does “Patriotic Cat” follow from “Smiley Cat“?—as a comprehensive piece of cat-cataloging Merz Akademie design student Helene Dams’ I Can Has History project is incredible. Shell need to update often, though: internet cats reproduce at a rabbit-like rate. (TheWorldsBestEver)