Plus of course my love of Quality Journalism as practiced by the Daily Mail, we have this story on a dead cat that has been turned by its grieving-but-posterity-minded owner into a small helicopter:


Details, plus action video, courtesy of the Daily Mail.

Now, if only someone could mount a beer-glass holder on its back. Even without that feature, it's a fitting commemoration of the Queen's Diamond Jubilee.

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