Cats have not and will not be domesticated.
I CA N T BR E A TH E
We tried this (the leash, not dragging which I think is mean) once with one of our tuxedo cats when she was six months old, and she nearly hung herself on our patio furniture and also gouged my leg so hard that I still have a scar.
I SNORTED THIS IS THE BEST THING
Marina Harss on the ballerina Wendy Whelan, who will retire from New York City Ballet on Saturday night:
"At forty-seven, she seems to care less about how things look than about the way they work and what they say. There’s a kind of no-bull attitude to her dancing that cuts through the posturing and the ornamentation that can sometimes be off-putting about ballet."
Photograph by Beatrice de Gea/The New York Times/Redux