28 Oct '11, 7am

NewPost: Cat Idol in Japan, inspired by AKB48 #neko #japan

NewPost: Cat Idol in Japan, inspired by AKB48 #neko #japan

The stray cats in the city of Saga, located in Japan are living the lives of a celebrity. Instead of sending them to Animal Control, the folks have decided to turn them into “idols” following the election-style akin to AKB48 voting that fans are familiar with. Eight strays were put up for voting and citizens voted for their favourite cat, two emerged victorious with highest votes. They are named “Horie no Pan” (Horie’s Bread), inspired by a local bakery. The second position goes to Chibi #4. Unfortunately, according to the video, Chibi was disqualified as he went away with another female stray. In the end, the position was given to “Ni Sen Man En” (20,000,000 yen). Funny names these cats have

Full article: http://sgcafe.com/2011/10/cat-idol-in-japan-inspired-by-a...

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