It's National Cat Day In Japan - Here's How To Celebrate
February 22nd may seem like another ordinary wintery day to us Americans - but if you're in Japan, today is National Cat Day (aka, the best day of all time)!
Feb 22 - 2/22 - in Japanese (ni ni ni) sounds like the Japanese word for "meow" - nyan. If you didn't know that, and you've seen the video of Nyan Cat on YouTube, the world is starting to make a little more sense right now, eh?
Since we're in Brooklyn (which is decidedly NOT Japan), we're allowing a little Monday fantasizing and we've come up with the ideal "Cat Day" - wherever you are!
- Wake up and put on your favorite cat costume:
- Then dress your cat:
- Start your day off with some cat shaped donuts:
- Take a selfie with your cat
- Play a prank on your cat:
- Settle in to an entertaining evening of Internet cat videos:
- And call it a day: