Ernest Hemingway’s cat, Snowball

picture-22372-1389649179Krista Schlueter // July 31, 2014

In ancient Egypt, cats were venerated to such a degree that punishment for killing one was a death sentence. Eras later, we now live in a world where they can extricate a man from certain bankruptcy without even trying, as did recent SPIN profile subject Lil BUB. A brief look through the modern annals of celebricats.

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