No one knows who put the first cat picture on the Internet, but they have since become an unstoppable, mutating force. ... The cat you are gazing at is known as Happycat. He or she is the inspiration for the Web site I Can Has Cheezburger?, which started in January. The site collects and tags examples of lolcats, i.e., laugh-out-loud cats, the latest Internet humor boomlet. [slate]The slideshow, in addition to highlights of the genre, also is packed full of amazing links to theories on lolcat grammar and to an lolcat builder [kscakes].
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