THIS JUST IN: RIP To Station Master Tama

TAMASad news to report here, everyone. Tama, the Ultra Station Master and Operating Officer at Kishi Station in Kinokawa, Wakayama Prefecture, Japan, passed away two days ago. Tama was featured several times here on C.O., from as far back as 2008.


Thanks to Mugino S.

THIS JUST IN: Dramatic ResQte Of The Week At Ft. Drum!

1511554_362874227239917_1220258369527593713_n[Say like Sheriff John Bunnell on World’s Wildest Police Videos:] “People..it just doesn’t get ANY more real than THIS. Ft. Drum, Jefferson County, New York….”

Info just in from Nicole S. “I’m a film instructor with I Was There Film Workshops, a nonprofit organization that teaches free, therapeutic filmmaking workshops to military veterans coping with PTSD. Last week (June 11th) we had a workshop at Fort Drum in NY. I was not on this workshop, and that’s unfortunate as we had THE CUTEST CRISIS EVER.

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“A team of students and instructors noticed a TINY GRAY KITTEN who had climbed inside and gotten stuck in the side of an inactive Cobra helicopter on base. The helicopter was in a museum of preserved (but not in use) vehicles on base.”

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“After feeding the poor thing some milk via drinking straw (yes, there are photos of that,) they were able to finally free the kitten by opening an access panel on the side.”

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“A passing couple- a soldier and his wife- who had become invested in the rescue took little Cobra (who seems fine, if sleepy) to a local vet to get checked out!”

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[*Note- we’ve emailed Nicole to get a Cobra Status Update. -Ed.]

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THIS JUST IN: Toesday BONUS BEANS

20150607_131006[1]Got some Wicked Pissah Side-Eye goin’ theyah too, Arwen. “Submitted for your Toesday consideration: Arwen’s toe beans! Her front paws feature pink jellybean toes arrayed around a black jellybean center. Her back paws are all pink. All photos taken by me. Thank you! Mara B.”

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THIS JUST IN: Happy #1 To Fenway!

Fenway CAKE time“My precious girl Fenway turned one years old yesterday and we had a little celebration. Photo says it all :).” -Cherie O.

THIS JUST IN: C.O. Cat Café World Tour: Sydney

Diving Down Undah for another stop on the C.O. Cat Café World Tour- this time, a temporary “Pop-Up” version in Sydney, Australia.

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Maggie’s Rescue has set up a pop-up Kitten Café in the Paddington neighborhood. It opened Thursday in Sydney (it’s now Friday there) and is open until Sunday. (Unfortunately, the Café FB says admission is already sold out..they say they’re planning a second event.)

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They hope to open a permanent version this summer. Photos from Zimbio and FB, with thanks to Tony J.

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If You Go™

Where: William St. Gallery, Paddington, Sydney. (Map.)

When: Through Sunday only.

Online: Website : FB : Twitter : Instagram.

Contact: Email.

No, That’s Not A Fire Hydrant

2759295574_031bb4a123_bThat’s not the Droid you’re looking for, either. May The Fourth be with you. (Photo via Flickr.)

OH AND THIS JUST IN:

Gotta admit, there’s definitely a resemblance here. Oodeed! “My dog’s name is Monsignor or Monster,” writes Emily W.

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“And today is my birthday!”

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OH AND HERE’S A CUTE VIDEO:

THIS JUST IN: Maru Gets A Bath

Well, sorta.

THIS JUST IN: GAAAAAAAAAAAAA

‘Nuff said.


(Boing Boing.)

THIS JUST IN: Bouncer’s BEANS!!

tumblr_nlqwi5j8ZI1up2b4zo1_r1_1280“This is Bouncer, a shelter puppy I met a few weeks ago. He and his siblings managed to survive a tough battle with Parvovirus, and they were all adopted into fantastic homes.” -Patrick J.

[*Note: Patrick sent this photo in with a link to a blog he made. Trust me on this when I say you will not believe the photos he has on there. So we’re gonna save that link. Coming up tomorrow morning…8:30am PT. Buckle up- these will knock ya right outta your seat. Promise. -Ed.]

[*Note #2: Here’s a preview- this is Saxon. -Ed.]

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THIS JUST IN: Maru’s New Toy

We’ve seen His Thickness stuff himself in most every type of box possible. Now, he tries something new: a mixing bowl.

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