Sorry to report that our ageless wonder, Rocky the cat, has passed on.
Fifteen years ago this week, Rocky the cat decided he was going to include himself in one of my wife's science experiments.
You know how people think of all the crazy stuff David Crosby or Keith Richards did and marvel at how they're still alive all these years later? We look at Rocky that way.
And he is as excited about it as you'd expect.
One of my family’s long-running gags is about a cat. Here’s a version I found on the web: A man left his cat with his brother while he went on vacation for a week. When
Rocky is at the animal hospital getting his thyroid fixed, and he has to stay there for a few days while the radioactive stuff leaves his system. We can watch him by webcam, though.