Happy Thanksgiving from Winston!

Happy Thanksgiving to you!

Enjoy a tofu turkey, pie too

We hope you feast like Winston

Start with a carrot and chew!

A hearty Thanksgiving wish to Rich, Winston and Rudy over at FourFour!

Winnah Winnah, Turkey Dinnah!

Way to go, dawgs!  Before stuffing yourselves with Thanksgiving dinner, you stuffed our mailbox with lots of correct answers in our latest quiz!  And our winner, randomly selected from over 360 entries, is Elizabeth S.!  Congratulations, and your Cute Overload Page-A-Day Calendar will be on its way shortly.

And now, the answers:

You betcha!In what U.S. state will you find Red Dog Mine?

Answser: Alaska

Theeeeeeyyyy want candy!What British pop group’s controversial 1980 single encouraged home music taping?

Answer: Bow Wow Wow

Make ready the royal hydrant!What nation was ruled by a dog for three years in the 11th century?

Answer: Norway

I CAN HAS NOBEL PRIZE FOR LITERATURE?In Steinbeck’s Travels with Charley, what breed was Charley?

Answer: Standard Poodle (any answer with "poodle" was accepted)

... and don't call me Shirley.What is the brightest star in the night sky?

Answer: Sirius, the "Dog Star"

I can't remember where I buried my nine iron.In golf, what is the term for a hole that’s curved rather than straight?

Answer: Dogleg

Thanks again to everyone who played! Enjoy your Thanksgiving! Photo credit! The wonderful crowned pup photo shown above in the “Norway” answer by photographer Lane Collins!

Crank the lullaby tunes, I’m sacking OUT

[Kitten voice] Hey you, with the  lap! Crank the lullaby tunes, I have some Z’s to catch up on.

HLavinkas, the pile o’ kittehs at the end is a really nice toche.

THIS JUST IN: Awesomest rug ever

Yeah, yeah, yeah, there’s Deery Lou on the left and  Strummer the pup with a homemade hat on the right. But let’s get down to the REAL issue here. 

LOOK AT THAT RUG!

It’s so awesome.

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Just kiddin’, the rug is great, but let’s give it up for Deery Lou and Strummer the Pup.

You’re my beeeeeest friend

Check out this redonk action. Sir Pugsalot with his pal Mount Mastiff. [Shaking head]

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You know that Sir Pugsalot is the brains of the outfit, he’s all planning to get a ride on Mount Mastiff to the dog cookie jar and the dinner table for dessert snorfing.

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But I bet Mount Mastiff calls the major shots, like where the pair is gonna nap for the day, how much effort to exert in general etc.

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Kristin D., Ruhmember that time we scaled Mount Mastiff!?

I’ve Got My Eye on You, Pal…

… and I’ve got my other eye on your friend, there, so don’t try anything funny.  And, um … if you could just stand next to each other and try not to move in different directions, that would be great, thanks.

Seriously, could one of you jiggle my head a little?

You’ve opened our eyes, Jaime G.

If I close my eyes and cover my nose, there is NO way they can take me to the vet

Because they will

never

ever

find me.

Hidingks

Sammy the Maltese is WAY AHEAD OF YOU, Chanya R.

So, You Want To Be A Janitor?

If you are contemplating a career in the custodial arts, you will need to understand and operate a wide array of sophisticated equipment, everything from brooms and dustpans to today’s cutting-edge mop-wringing technology.  But no weapon in your arsenal of cleanliness is as useful as the Dust Kitty, which can crawl into tight dusty spaces other tools can’t reach. So remember: Keep your Dust Kitty handy!

Is that a kitten in your pocket or ... wait, we did that already.

For more information, consult your career counsellor Chelsea W.

And Now, The Most Obvious Joke You’ll Ever See On This Site

In fact, let’s all say it together, shall we?  And a-one, and a-two …

Excuse me, is that a raccoon in your pants, or are you just happy to see me?

The Rolling Stones present Sticky Fingers 2: Raccoon Boogaloo.

It had to be said, Brinke G.

Who’s Ready for Seconds?

Attention, peeps! In a few days, many of you will douse your brain cells in tryptophan and alcohol.  Sharpen your wits while you still can, and you might win a Cute Overload Page-A-Day Calendar 2009! (rules below)

( G ) In what U.S. state will you find Red Dog Mine?
( E ) What British pop group’s controversial 1980 single encouraged home music taping?
( H ) What nation was ruled by a dog for three years in the 11th century?
( AL ) In Steinbeck’s Travels with Charley, what breed was Charley?
( SN ) What is the brightest star in the night sky?
( SL ) In golf, what is the term for a hole that’s curved rather than straight?

UPDATE: The contest is closed — thanks to everyone who participated!

Gaaauuhhhgh, I shouldn't have gone back for fourths.

TERRIBLY IMPRESSIVE AND FORMAL-LOOKING LIST OF OFFICIAL RULES

  1. Entries must be received by 9 PM PST, Tuesday, November 25, 2008.
  2. One entry per person, please.
  3. One winning entry will be selected at random from correct entries.
  4. Contest open to all except employees of CuteLabs, their immediate families and boring relatives.
  5. Entries will be judged by NTMTOM, who will settle all ties by wishbone pull.