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Options September 29, 2016: Name My Cat

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Artist Track Album Year Approx. start time
Endless Boogie  Life & Legend   Options Nothing For The Water  2016  0:00:00 (Pop‑up)
T. Rex  Life's A Gas   Options Electric Warrior  1971  0:08:26 (Pop‑up)
Big Star  September Gurls   Options Radio City  1974  0:10:49 (Pop‑up)
Emmylou Harris  I'll Never Fall In Love Again   Options Gliding Bird  1968  0:13:29 (Pop‑up)
Ronnie Lane  I'm Just A Country Boy   Options Ronnie Lane's Slim Chance  1974  0:15:55 (Pop‑up)
Oneida & Rhys Chatham  A. Philip Randolph at Back Bay Station   Options What's Your Sign?  2016  0:18:40 (Pop‑up)
Momus  Murderers, The Hope Of Women   Options Pubic Intellectual: An Anthology 1986-2016  2016  0:23:18 (Pop‑up)
Steve Drake Band  Slark   Options Nature Intended  1976  0:28:37 (Pop‑up)
David Bowie  It's Gonna Be Me (Without Strings)   Options Who Can I Be Now? [1974-1976]  2016  0:37:06 (Pop‑up)
Gong  Insert Yr Own Prophecy   Options Rejoice! I'm Dead!  2016  0:43:29 (Pop‑up)
 
Multicult  Tesseract   Options Position Remote  2016  1:00:48 (Pop‑up)
Ribspreader  Centuries Of Filth   Options Suicide Gate (A Bridge To Death)  2016  1:03:39 (Pop‑up)
Bloodbeat  Worst Instant   Options Murderous Art  2016  1:06:53 (Pop‑up)
Eraserhead  Collection Of Scalps   Options Remnants Of Decadence  2016  1:09:50 (Pop‑up)
██████  IV   Demo  2013  1:15:31 (Pop‑up)
Neurosis  Broken Ground   Options Fires Within Fires  2016  1:21:50 (Pop‑up)
Fennesz  Never Returning   Options Music For A Film That Never Was  2016  1:30:28 (Pop‑up)
The Caretaker  Late Afternoon Drifting   Options Everywhere At The End Of Time  2016  1:35:42 (Pop‑up)
Uriah Heep  Gypsy   Options Very 'Eavy, Very 'Umble (Deluxe Edition)    1:39:16 (Pop‑up)
Adrian Younge  Voltage Controlled Orgasms   Options The Electronique Void: Black Noise  2016  1:46:10 (Pop‑up)
Forma  Spin Glass   Options Physicalist  2016  1:48:52 (Pop‑up)
 
Machinedrum  Do It 4 U ft. D∆WN [Radio Edit]   Options Human Energy  2016  2:21:10 (Pop‑up)
J:Kenzo  Ruffhouse (Om Unit Remix)   Options Ruffhouse / Blindman (Om Unit Remixes)  2016  2:24:28 (Pop‑up)
Beenie Man feat. Bounty Killer  Blue Light   Options Unstoppable  2016  2:29:03 (Pop‑up)
Bunny Wailer  Battering Down Sentence   Options Solomonic Singles 1: Tread Along 1969-1976  2016  2:32:24 (Pop‑up)
Black Dave  Hangover   Options Hangover  2016  2:37:03 (Pop‑up)
Splash  Tiokronorspolskan   Options Splash  1974  2:40:32 (Pop‑up)
Maitreya Kali  Thesis   Options Inca    2:47:28 (Pop‑up)
Spann  On The Dole   Options Rough Cuts  1979  2:50:08 (Pop‑up)
 

Listener comments!

  12:01pm BriJet:

Hi!!!!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 12:02pm sphere:

hello M and the Ms!
Avatar 12:03pm Ilya from Saratov:

fat sound, juicy
Avatar Swag For Life Member 12:03pm doncaballero:

New Endless Boogie record coming out????? What?!
Avatar 12:03pm Ilya from Saratov:

Hello!
Avatar 12:03pm bobdoesthings:

Heyyy!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 12:03pm Cliff in Prague:

Hiya
Avatar 12:03pm Marcel M:

Hello
Avatar 12:04pm Chris M.:

hi everybody! welcome to the show
Avatar Swag For Life Member 12:04pm doncaballero:

Wait, check that: New Endless Boogie record ALREADY out! endlessboogie.bandcamp.com...
Avatar Swag For Life Member 12:04pm Greg from ZONE 5:

Hey Chris & Brijet & bob & Marcel & everybody!

Endless Boogie rips.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 12:04pm Ken From Hyde Park:

Greetings, Imagination Nation!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 12:06pm JP from KC:

Holy hell! I hope this endless boogie never ends! Oh, wait... YOU GUYS! I GET IT NOW!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 12:06pm JP from KC:

Seriously, though. I love this.
Avatar 12:08pm Ilya from Saratov:

the dead c somehow came to mind
Avatar Swag For Life Member 12:09pm Ken From Hyde Park:

I trust you don't arrive via the Hoboken train station, do you Chris M? What an unfortunate accident this morning.
Avatar 12:09pm Marcel M:

niiiiice
Avatar 12:10pm Chris M.:

@Ken From Hyde Park: i did not. it's tragic what happened.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 12:10pm Michael 98145:

don't want to imagine a place without radio like this
Avatar 12:10pm Chris M.:

thank you, @Michael 98145!
  12:12pm ami ad:

Hey Chris,hey all
Avatar 12:12pm Cheri Pi:

Praise Sagan that you weren't on that train Chris M!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 12:13pm JP from KC:

Marcel, I trust all those boat-shoe and polo wearing yuppies have taken their bubbly and vacated your neighborhood, for the time being. Was there a single decent human being in the bunch?
  12:15pm Listener142985:

this show is off to an awesome start
  12:15pm BriJet:

Love this song!!!
Avatar 12:15pm coelacanth:

hello Chris and other figments
Avatar Swag For Life Member 12:16pm sphere:

i'm a figment of someone's imagination? that's unsettling.
Avatar 12:17pm Ilya from Saratov:

But it is not irrefutable.
Avatar 12:19pm coelacanth:

{did i imagine that?}
Avatar Swag For Life Member 12:20pm Michael 98145:

what Ilya said
Avatar 12:20pm Chris M.:

@Cheri Pi @Listener142985: thanks!
Avatar 12:22pm Ilya from Saratov:

wow
Avatar Swag For Life Member 12:22pm Cliff in Prague:

Oneida with Rhys Chatham?! This must be awesome.
Avatar 12:22pm Cheri Pi:

That doesn't mean I'm not above watching a Hall and Oates misunderstood lyrics video while this piece warms up.
  12:24pm P-90:

Imaginary Greetings @DJ Chris M. I imagine you're in a new time slot and it's a good one for you. And us, I imagine.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 12:24pm Michael 98145:

i'm imagining the approach of another winter, so this is a nice distraction
Avatar 12:25pm Chris M.:

@P-90: i'm enjoying it, thanks!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 12:29pm foofs:

Fun fact: 'Sweet Fanny Adams' is a euphemism for a euphemism: ->sweet f.a. ->fuck all ->nothing.
Avatar 12:29pm Cheri Pi:

I saw 2 squirrels making whoopie outside the window of the library's Starbucks this morning.
  12:29pm Will:

This Momus song: As good as "pop music" can possibly get. Gorgeous, depraved, deep.
Avatar 12:35pm Chris M.:

@foofs: there's also a Sweet album/song with this title
@Cheri Pi: that's three days' good luck!
@Will: i agree!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 12:41pm Cliff in Prague:

I saw an animatronic squirrel making chocolate in a shop window while walking through the touristy part of town.
  12:51pm Listener142985:

it's fall--squirrels get assertive this time of year
  12:51pm Dean:

I read "animatronic" as "antiromantic."
  12:51pm SeanG:

GONG!
Avatar 12:52pm Chris M.:

these squirrels need to calm down already. chiiiiiill
Avatar Swag For Life Member 12:52pm Greg from ZONE 5:

@Cheri: Nice use of "making whoopee". Bob Eubanks would be proud!
Avatar 12:55pm V Priceless:

new Gong sounding not too shabby, Chris M!
Avatar 12:55pm Cheri Pi:

I remember his show Greg!
  12:55pm Listener142985:

Macon Whoopee--best hockey team name ever
Avatar 12:56pm kirk from beer city usa:

thanks for noticing, Chris.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 12:59pm Rich in Washington:

Lil' Four-Legged Jeff Bridges.
Avatar 12:59pm kirk from beer city usa:

is he jewish?
Avatar Swag For Life Member 12:59pm cory:

Vladimir Purrtan?
Avatar 1:00pm V Priceless:

IGGY!
Avatar 1:00pm kirk from beer city usa:

maybe some cats will call in
Avatar Swag For Life Member 1:00pm Rich in Washington:

Name him after a former US President with the most impressive facial hair.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 1:01pm Rich in Washington:

Benjamin Cattenyahu
Avatar 1:02pm Chris M.:

@Rich in Washington: not as good as Benjamin Pettinyahu which is what i came up with tbh.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 1:02pm Cliff in Prague:

Obameow.
  1:03pm Blinda:

I think you should name your cat Grief. It just came to me.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 1:03pm jillydg:

Just tuning in. Man that bed music is especially comforting in these stressful times! Is there a photo of kitty somewhere?
Avatar Swag For Life Member 1:03pm Greg from ZONE 5:

Bong-rattling bass
  1:04pm Blinda:

I love extreme metal
  1:04pm Listener142985:

Chairman Meow; perfect name for a house comrade
  1:04pm oks:

Meow Zedong
  1:05pm Blinda:

The time change of this show confuses me a lot. Now on Thursdays I always think I have a lot more time than I do.
Avatar 1:05pm Chris M.:

good suggestions here keep them coming.

@jillydg: glad you like it
Avatar Swag For Life Member 1:05pm Mutant:

Chairman Meow
Avatar 1:06pm Chris M.:

why does everyone think my cat is a commie?
  1:06pm Blinda:

Another cat name: Independence Day
  1:06pm Blinda:

CAT PICS PLEASE
Avatar Swag For Life Member 1:06pm Greg from ZONE 5:

Fidel Catsro
Avatar Swag For Life Member 1:06pm cory:

Meowsolini?
Avatar Swag For Life Member 1:06pm Cliff in Prague:

I don't, I think he's a Democrat
  1:07pm Blinda:

Another cat name: Owl
Avatar 1:08pm Chris M.:

@Blinda: no photos, sorry.
@Cliff in Prague: what's the difference?
Avatar 1:09pm Cheri Pi:

Naming your cat is like naming a band, a child, or a ship. You need to party really hard with some of your best buds and let the liquor do the naming.
  1:10pm Listener142985:

So much for meow iterations. Go sportsy: Earl the Purrl
Avatar 1:10pm V Priceless:

COOKIE PUSS!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 1:10pm JP from KC:

I feel like most major decisions should be made that way, Cheri Pi.
Avatar 1:10pm Chris M.:

@Cheri Pi: this is good advice and yet A LISTENER DURING THIS SHOW WILL NAME MY CAT TODAY.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 1:11pm chris:

Mr. Imaginary Hairballs
Avatar Swag For Life Member 1:12pm Cliff in Prague:

Well except for FDR, they don't generally round people up and put them in work camps
Avatar Swag For Life Member 1:12pm Mutant:

Male or female?
Avatar Swag For Life Member 1:12pm blee:

Cat Name: Mr. Tickles
Avatar Swag For Life Member 1:12pm JP from KC:

Winston Purrchil.
Avatar 1:12pm Cheri Pi:

Strong meow or a squeally one?
Avatar Swag For Life Member 1:13pm blee:

Lady Cat Name: Sheela
Avatar 1:13pm Cheri Pi:

Bealz'littlebub.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 1:13pm chris:

Metallicat
Avatar Swag For Life Member 1:13pm blee:

Alice Pooper?
Avatar Swag For Life Member 1:14pm jillydg:

Katmandoo
  1:14pm SeanG:

How about SCALPS??
Avatar 1:14pm Chris M.:

@Mutant: i haven't met you so not sure.
@Cheri Pi: kind of like a stifled roar.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 1:14pm blee:

Scalps is pretty bad ass! YEAH
Avatar 1:14pm V Priceless:

Fuzzmeister General
  1:14pm JakeGould:

Angry Muppets!
Avatar 1:14pm Chris from DC:

Fenriz
Avatar 1:15pm coelacanth:

Figment?
Avatar Swag For Life Member 1:15pm Ken From Hyde Park:

The name I apply to every cat: Jinxy.
  1:15pm Blinda:

ZARDOZ
Avatar 1:15pm Cheri Pi:

I like Scalps, Scalppy, Count Scalpula, lots of niknames with that one.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 1:16pm blee:

Bunsworth is a great unisex name.
  1:16pm Blinda:

I like Mr. Imaginary Hairballs
Avatar 1:16pm V Priceless:

Rat Destroyer
Avatar 1:17pm Chris M.:

@Blinda i like how you think outside the box.
Avatar 1:17pm coelacanth:

Scalpel Please.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 1:17pm Stevel:

Mewtaunt
Avatar 1:17pm Chris from DC:

I second Rat Destroyer
Avatar Swag For Life Member 1:17pm Mutant:

I like that one
Avatar 1:17pm Chris M.:

can someone please make a list and post them all in one post?
Avatar Swag For Life Member 1:18pm jillydg:

Good one Belinda!
Avatar 1:18pm Cheri Pi:

Purrzum
Avatar Swag For Life Member 1:19pm jillydg:

Blinda...
  1:19pm Blinda:

@jillydg why thank you, but the Mr. Imaginary Hairballs suggestion belongs to Chris (not Chris M.!)
Avatar 1:19pm Chris from DC:

Satyricat
Avatar 1:19pm Chris from DC:

And then I thought of Tryptikat
  1:20pm Blinda:

Purgis
Avatar Swag For Life Member 1:20pm upsetter5001:

I named my cat Scratch.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 1:20pm chris:

Chris M, you should also feel free to mix and match.... for instance, Purrzum the Rat Destroyer
Avatar 1:20pm Chris M.:

Furgoroth?
Avatar 1:20pm V Priceless:

Charmicarmicat! : )
Avatar Swag For Life Member 1:21pm upsetter5001:

Rat Destroyer is a good one!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 1:21pm Ken From Hyde Park:

What band/artist is this with "IV"? The name shows up as a black rectangle.
Avatar 1:21pm Cheri Pi:

Call it Dizzy, short for Disaster. then you can be the master of Disaster.
Avatar 1:21pm Chris M.:

@V Priceless: that is a great one!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 1:21pm chris:

can you put some text in the freaking redacted name, so i can clicky star this epic track, please?
  1:22pm SeanG:

this track is rippin
Avatar 1:22pm coelacanth:

Ken, maybe it's Chris' cat, waiting for a name.
Avatar 1:22pm Cheri Pi:

It must be really dirty to get a black bar.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 1:23pm Cliff in Prague:

Never seen a censored playlist item before
Avatar 1:23pm Chris M.:

@chris: i mean, that is the name of the band. i'm not sure what else to put
Avatar Swag For Life Member 1:24pm chris:

how about: the name of the band is ██████
Avatar Swag For Life Member 1:24pm Cliff in Prague:

wedonthaveaname.bandcamp.com
  1:25pm Bob:

Try "Iv track on demo album"
Avatar Swag For Life Member 1:25pm chris:

there ya go, Cliff! "wedonthaveaname"
Avatar Swag For Life Member 1:25pm Mike East:

been diggin the shit outta the show today
  1:25pm Blinda:

Solidarity
Avatar 1:25pm coelacanth:

good work, Cliff.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 1:25pm Cliff in Prague:

(looks at lyrics) Oh cool, they're Czech!
Avatar 1:26pm Chris M.:

@Mike East: thanks!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 1:26pm chris:

and Cliff, they're in your neck of the woods!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 1:26pm Patrick:

wow, this new Neurosis is great... kinda checked out on them the last decade or so
Avatar Swag For Life Member 1:27pm Ken From Hyde Park:

I think Kenzo has the ability to add the clicky star for non-alphabetic bands. I don't know what's the procedure to summon him, though.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 1:27pm blee:

well that will not stand, I am naming that band Purrzum. Thanks @Cherri Pi
  1:28pm Blinda:

Here are all the cat name suggestions so far:

Vladimir Purrtan
Iggy
Benjamin Cattenyahu
Benjamin Pettenyahu
Obameow
Grief
Chairman Meow
Meow Zedong
Independence Day
Fidel Catsro
Meowsolini
Owl
Earl the Purrl
Cookie Puss
Mr. Imaginary Hairballs
Mr. Tickles
Winston Purrchil
Sheela
Bealzlilbub
Metallicat
Alice Pooper
Katmandoo
Scalps
Fuzzmeister General
Angry Muppets
Fenriz
Figment
Jinxy
Zardoz
Bunsworth
Rat Destroyer
Scalpel Please
Mewtaunt
Purrzum
Satyricat
Tryptikat
Scratch
Furgoroth
Charmicarmicat
Disaster
Solidarity
Buckminster Fuller
Avatar 1:28pm Cheri Pi:

Euronymeows
  1:28pm JakeGould:

If you find a cat in the street integrate the cross streets into the name.
  1:28pm oks:

dirty claw
  1:29pm Blinda:

Gee glad I have nothing to do at work today she said LYING THROUGH HER TEETH
Avatar 1:29pm Chris M.:

thanks a lot, @Blinda!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 1:29pm Mutant:

David Meowie
Avatar 1:29pm coelacanth:

talking about him on the comment board usually summons him, i've found.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 1:29pm Cliff in Prague:

I thought "Angry Muppets" was a comment on the vocals of the track playing at the time....
  1:30pm JakeGould:

For example, a cat found near WFMU HQ could be named: Montgomery Greene.
  1:33pm Blinda:

@Cliff in Prague: Maybe, but it's still a good name.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 1:34pm Cliff in Prague:

Agreed!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 1:34pm Stevel:

Jake: We had a cat named Duquesne Slag. It was written on the side of a barge on the Monongahela River in Pittsburgh as we drove home from picking him up. (Generally referred to as Slag, the name had formal and informal potential.)
Avatar 1:38pm Chris M.:

@Stevel: i like that name!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 1:39pm Cliff in Prague:

Supper time, later gators
  1:39pm Listener142985:

Chris: Emmett. It's just so obvious.
Avatar 1:42pm Rev. Turnip Druid:

you.
Avatar 1:42pm Rev. Turnip Druid:

......you PEOPLE.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 1:44pm Rich in Washington:

@Blinda: you forgot Little Four-legged Jeff Bridges.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 1:45pm Stevel:

Chris M: He was a great cat.
Avatar 1:48pm Cheri Pi:

His Veggiestry!
Avatar 1:48pm jljl:

Always happy to hear some Uriah Heep. If you want to stay old and bust out the Dust or Frost, that would be cool.
Avatar 1:49pm this guy:

this is hype
Avatar Swag For Life Member 1:50pm Rich in Washington:

I should never again be allowed to name a cat. When I was in grade school, I named a cat Joyce because of Larry's sister's name in Wild Man Fisher's song My Name Is Larry.
Avatar 1:51pm Rev. Turnip Druid:

If you're gonna go Heep/Dust, there's GOT to be a copy of the TOAD (1971) LP in the FMU library. But I dig the direction mit dis set right here, so I shut up now.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 1:51pm Rich in Washington:

I think Larry would be a funny name for a cat. See? I suck at naming cats.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 1:51pm Greg from ZONE 5:

Always wanted to name a pet Alan, after Alan Watts. But I ended up with a lady cat, so no dice.
Avatar 1:52pm Rev. Turnip Druid:

@Rich: I understand fully. Still strongly believe that all pets should be named STEVE. Apart from mine, of course. Exceptions for clergy. etc.
Avatar 1:53pm Cheri Pi:

My cat's named Jeffh Jeffie Jefferson. we were 3 times over the legal limit.
Avatar 1:53pm coelacanth:

Greg -Alana Watts?
Avatar 1:54pm Cheri Pi:

SHERMAN!
Avatar 1:54pm Cheri Pi:

Steve is a solid name for any animal.
Avatar 1:55pm Rev. Turnip Druid:

We named Gomez after my patron saint and spiritual director. For my 50th birthday, want to have a replica of his pinstripe suit made. NOT TOO MUCH TO ASK.
Avatar 1:56pm coelacanth:

i lived with someone when i was 19 who's cat was called Bob.
-i said haha, like bobcat!
...she said "oh wow i didn't think of that!"
Avatar Swag For Life Member 1:56pm Rich in Washington:

Steve conveys a certain coolness that one usually associates with cats, some cooler, more mellow breeds of dogs.
I heartily endorse 'Steve'.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 1:57pm chris:

or from today's playlist, names like:
Gypsy Ribspreader
Tesseract Slark
Gurl
Forma Bloodbeat
Black Noise
Slim Star
Avatar Swag For Life Member 1:57pm Michael 98145:

Brings to mind Ball of Fire ... Barbara Stanwyck's character was Sugarpuss O'Shea
Avatar 1:57pm Cheri Pi:

I would eat a grip of those spicy fries.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 1:57pm Dave in Vermont:

we got two shelter cats (possibly litter mates) that were already named phillip and terrence- after south park - we were brainstorming and someone said Philip Seymour Hoffman (this was long before his death) - and I was like yeah -keep Philip and name the other one Seymour after the Salinger book. so we had Philip and Seymour , but now we just have Seymour. My daughter suggested that the next be Frances/Franny.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 1:59pm Rich in Washington:

Theodor. With no E. After Brother Theodor.
Avatar 1:59pm coelacanth:

i know someone who's dog was called Andrew. i don't know, but he seemed like an andrew.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 1:59pm Bismuth Wizard:

Magnificat
Avatar Swag For Life Member 2:00pm Rich in Washington:

but it would have to be a dark colored and weird cat.
Avatar 2:00pm Cheri Pi:

Chris M, the 2d
Avatar 2:00pm drewo:

Boo!
Avatar 2:00pm Rev. Turnip Druid:

i could get behind Mustapha, for a cat. In honor of the best track on Queen's JAZZ record. And it's catty, somehow.
Avatar 2:00pm coelacanth:

Mousey Tongue.
Avatar 2:01pm Rev. Turnip Druid:

*cat-ish
Avatar 2:01pm kirk from beer city usa:

Pi is right. Just go with Steve.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 2:01pm milkis:

Purrak Obama?
  2:01pm el BO-bO:

Sean Penn
  2:02pm Matt:

Hey now, Kill Em All rules
Avatar 2:02pm Cheri Pi:

Chris M, what was the name of your favorite childhood book?
Avatar Swag For Life Member 2:02pm Rich in Washington:

Lord Kromdar!
  2:03pm JoelA:

Mandu
  2:04pm el BO-bO:

My one cat is dying of multiple myeloma and was named Mr. Cat by my 10 year old son. You can use that name if u want. Or Cancer...
Avatar Swag For Life Member 2:04pm Ken From Hyde Park:

Clawzall (rhymes with Sawzall™). Or maybe Bitey.
Avatar 2:04pm TV's WFMU Listener 8442:

here's some I like:
Home-pet
Saran Wrap (the cat with extra cling)
Avatar 2:04pm Listener David in Budd Lake:

Name your cat JC - Just Cat
Avatar 2:04pm coelacanth:

if it's a big fat fluffy cat, Brougham.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 2:04pm Michael 98145:

( Just reading about Hackensack and the Hoboken crash: "Amy Krulewitz, who commutes from Hackensack, N.J., into Manhattan, was riding in the fourth car of the train.

The train “wobbled,” she said, “then, boom!” She said the front car was “crumpled.” " )
  2:05pm JakeGould:

Name your cat Twiggy.
  2:05pm Listener142985:

good example of roll play here
Avatar 2:05pm Rev. Turnip Druid:

...or call it SPARROW, in honor of the (late) great Arnold Stang, who had a birthday yesterday. His character name in "man with the golden arm" -- and there's the whole cat-named-bird ironic thing.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 2:05pm Rich in Washington:

This story about a 31 lb. cat just showed up on my newsfeed. goo.gl...
  2:05pm Chapelhillian:

I've always wanted to name a cat Ignatz after the brick throwing mouse. All cats need a nickname, so Iggy would also honor Mr. Pop/Stooge
Avatar 2:06pm Chris from DC:

How about Sgt. Furry
Avatar 2:06pm dale:

is it a girl cat or a boy cat. Catillac is a good car themed cat name. or Crown Vic.
  2:06pm JakeGould:

I got banned from a pet store for hugging the fat store cat while drunk.
  2:06pm sinuendo:

Fats Stevens
Avatar 2:07pm dale:

johann sebastian cat.
Avatar 2:07pm Cheri Pi:

Yngwiemeowmsteen
  2:07pm BD:

Mr. Belvedere or Misses Garrett.
Avatar 2:07pm Roberto:

Sorry I'm late. Did someone get a cat?
  2:08pm JakeGould:

@CherPi: That!
Avatar 2:08pm dale:

nipsey russel.
Avatar 2:08pm Cheri Pi:

He means Doogles
Avatar 2:09pm TV's WFMU Listener 8442:

Dr. Tweekers
Avatar Swag For Life Member 2:10pm Ken From Hyde Park:

Male: Catboy
Female: Catgirl
  2:11pm Polyus:

Mr. Meowgi?
Avatar 2:12pm dale:

we had a cat named kitty carlisle.
Avatar 2:12pm Rev. Turnip Druid:

POTATO.
seriously. it works for cats of any gender, or for those who refuse gender identities. it freaking WORKS. Potato.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 2:12pm jillydg:

Haile Melassie
Avatar 2:13pm dale:

how about cat m.? it's your child, after all.
Avatar 2:13pm dale:

any one say pussy galore?
  2:14pm JakeGould:

Turnip.
  2:14pm Polyus:

My girlfriend re-christened ours Cannonball Catterly, for the way she charges down the stairs.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 2:14pm Mutant:

Loafey
Avatar Swag For Life Member 2:15pm upsetter5001:

Any markings on your cat?
Avatar 2:15pm Huge:

Mr. Pants
  2:15pm Marc15:

Maude
Avatar 2:15pm dale:

if his cat has markings he could call it 'mark'
  2:16pm JakeGould:

Bea.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 2:16pm upsetter5001:

What kind of cat is it?
Avatar 2:17pm βrian:

Catullus? (Does he have a knack for verse?)
  2:17pm Polyus:

X-Ray Purrns
Avatar 2:17pm Cheri Pi:

Sounds like your cat is judging you. Are you going to be able to handle that? It's a big responsibility.
Avatar 2:18pm dale:

sparrowbush - up route 97 north of port jervis
  2:18pm Paul W:

You could tell the sex of your cat by seeing if it has nipples on its belly. Happy hunting!
Avatar 2:19pm V Priceless:

Catticus, Finch Eater!
Avatar 2:19pm dale:

haughty lady cat - endora? hillary?
  2:20pm JakeGould:

You can whisper to any animal.
Avatar 2:20pm βrian:

Ours wakes us up when the empty-bowl alert goes off.
Avatar 2:21pm Huge:

terrible idea
Avatar 2:21pm dale:

catty perry.
Avatar 2:21pm Rev. Turnip Druid:

Cat Calloway?
...could always morph into Minnie the Moocher if behavior calls for it...
  2:21pm franny:

Funbean
Avatar 2:22pm dale:

lady meow meow.
  2:22pm goldy:

ducky
Avatar 2:22pm V Priceless:

Snotzy!
Avatar 2:22pm dale:

tawny kitaen.
  2:22pm Scott:

Name the cat 275!
  2:22pm goldy:

dicky
Avatar Swag For Life Member 2:22pm sphere:

Felix
Avatar Swag For Life Member 2:22pm Mutant:

Meatloaf
  2:22pm Oswald:

Oswald
  2:22pm goldy:

lefty
Avatar 2:22pm Huge:

Jeff
Avatar 2:22pm dale:

kitten whith a whip
  2:23pm Tim 07030:

Billy Joel is a great name for a cat!
  2:23pm el BO-bO:

Tupac
  2:23pm lGreg from Va:

Iguana
Avatar 2:23pm Chud:

Loafy: The Death Dealer
Avatar 2:23pm rascal yammers:

rascal
Avatar 2:23pm Chris M.:

the 275th comment will be the name of my cat. it can be something already posted. i hope it's a good name
  2:23pm goldy:

maylow
  2:23pm el BO-bO:

Hugo
Avatar Swag For Life Member 2:23pm jillydg:

Chester
Avatar 2:23pm βrian:

DanderPants.
  2:23pm el BO-bO:

Bouncy
  2:23pm Greg from Va:

Iggy
  2:23pm franny:

Spizzlebips
Avatar 2:23pm Chud:

Catty Arbuckle
Avatar Swag For Life Member 2:24pm foofs:

Donald.
  2:24pm el BO-bO:

Myelo
Avatar 2:24pm TV's WFMU Listener 8442:

Martin Enrique "JJ" Love Junior, Los Gato De Los Muertos
We called him Marty. He was the best cat ever.
  2:24pm goldy:

goldy
Avatar Swag For Life Member 2:24pm Ken From Hyde Park:

Kathmandu!
Avatar 2:24pm Chris M.:

oh no it's been decided
Avatar 2:24pm Chud:

Loafy: The Death Dealer
  2:24pm KapoStrano:

My cat lady grandmother says names with sibilants and plosives are good, like Spiffy or Stiffy or Pusspusspuss
  2:24pm goldy:

Bob
  2:24pm ?:

Zooey
  2:24pm el BO-bO:

Caty Perry
  2:24pm franny:

Aragorn Jr.
Avatar 2:24pm Huge:

Asplundh
  2:24pm Betsy O:

Poorer
Avatar 2:24pm dale:

festus
  2:25pm goldy:

sprinkles
  2:25pm ?:

Fibre Optic Freddy
Avatar Swag For Life Member 2:25pm jillydg:

Emilio
  2:25pm Betsy O:

I meant "Pooter
  2:25pm goldy:

pickles
Avatar 2:25pm Rev. Turnip Druid:

@jillydg @2:23 -- that would give the poor thing a tough time in 4th grade [rings therapist]
Avatar 2:25pm dale:

missus tinkles.
Avatar 2:25pm Cheri Pi:

Sandwiches
  2:25pm el BO-bO:

Kittyphus
  2:25pm ?:

Zooey
Avatar 2:25pm MenfussMike:

Uriah
Avatar 2:25pm dale:

hairball.
  2:25pm KapoStrano:

Pickles is good
Avatar 2:26pm MenfussMike:

Killer in honor of The Killer's bday today
  2:26pm franny:

I think Pooter Pickles is a good compromise.
  2:26pm KapoStrano:

I like Sandwiches
  2:26pm zed:

A leader of distinction...? How about "Connor" for John Connor, the leader of the revolution in the Terminator Movies. Or, how about "Furlong" for the actor Edward Furlong who was in the second movie and played the young John Connor? "Connor" or "Furlong" with the Terminator tie-in? How about "Connor Furlong"?
Avatar 2:26pm MenfussMike:

Whiskey
Avatar 2:26pm Chris M.:

keep listening. i will announce the winning name on the air.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 2:26pm jillydg:

Ah Rev, but he may brings Chris cheese doodles
  2:26pm franny:

Sandwich Pooter Pickles
  2:27pm KapoStrano:

Parson Brown
  2:27pm franny:

Or a Welsh name like Cwtch.
  2:27pm Sof:

Call your cat Aubergine!
  2:27pm JakeGould:

Penis.
Avatar 2:27pm Cheri Pi:

Sanwiches, in honor of the Late Dr. BootyGrabber (RIP)
Avatar 2:27pm MenfussMike:

Tony Iommi
Avatar Swag For Life Member 2:27pm Ken From Hyde Park:

Grimmis
Avatar 2:28pm TV's WFMU Listener 8442:

His brothers name was Bubakar Sporadicus Maximus Xthathuantitla Salaaam. And we called him Boo-Boo
  2:28pm Polyus:

Sgt. Rock
  2:28pm KapoStrano:

Cherry Pi is a good name for a cat
Avatar 2:28pm V Priceless:

'Fog', after the Carl Sandburg poem...
Avatar 2:28pm βrian:

Daddy's Bastet
Avatar Swag For Life Member 2:29pm jillydg:

Carleton
Avatar 2:29pm MenfussMike:

Hat
Avatar 2:29pm Cheri Pi:

My name rhymes with Therapy.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 2:29pm chris:

Gnarles Pussley
Avatar 2:29pm V Priceless:

Vanian
Avatar Swag For Life Member 2:30pm Bismuth Wizard:

HRH Galactico Audiomotion Superplanet Experience
  2:30pm JakeGould:

Handset.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 2:30pm Ken From Hyde Park:

Yellow tabby? Then thy name is Lightning.
  2:30pm JakeGould:

Clover.
Avatar 2:30pm βrian:

@VP: I once had a cat with 26 toes. Little cat feet? More like snowshoes.
  2:30pm KapoStrano:

Bismuth is a good name for a cat
Avatar Swag For Life Member 2:31pm Michael 98145:

courgettes
Avatar 2:31pm dale:

i saw a girl named 'latrina' on a milk carton once. latrina would be a nice memorial.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 2:31pm Kali G:

Iggy
Avatar 2:31pm V Priceless:

@Brian - whoa! exactly!
Avatar 2:32pm dale:

melania.
Avatar 2:32pm βrian:

Sweet Jeebus
Avatar Swag For Life Member 2:32pm Ken From Hyde Park:

Simon
Avatar Swag For Life Member 2:33pm Kali G:

Garfunkel
Avatar 2:33pm dale:

my wife and i always threaten to name our pets dulera, xirelto and lamisil
Avatar 2:33pm V Priceless:

Catacombover
Avatar Swag For Life Member 2:33pm Michael 98145:

Bunny !
  2:34pm el BO-bO:

I'm getting hungry!
  2:35pm JakeGould:

Valve.
Avatar 2:35pm βrian:

Bezoar
(en.wikipedia.org...)
Avatar Swag For Life Member 2:35pm Michael 98145:

( help is on the way : "Mr. Christie and Mr. Cuomo were expected at the scene of the crash on Thursday afternoon." )
Avatar 2:35pm V Priceless:

PHCAT
Avatar Swag For Life Member 2:35pm Kali G:

Radhey
  2:35pm DJ_Guy:

Cool reggae thanks Chris
Avatar 2:36pm dale:

michael 98145 - i'm sure their presence will be such a comfort. TO NO ONE!
Avatar 2:36pm TV's WFMU Listener 8442:

John Q Litterbox
Avatar Swag For Life Member 2:36pm chris:

Haughty McDabpuss
Avatar 2:38pm TV's WFMU Listener 8442:

Hairby
Avatar Swag For Life Member 2:38pm Ken From Hyde Park:

Meowsy Wowsy (or maybe superdupermeowy after a certain WFMU listener).
Avatar 2:38pm βrian:

P. Galore
Avatar 2:39pm rascal yammers:

POTUS
Avatar 2:39pm dale:

dr. octagon.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 2:39pm chris:

pawsy sizzurp
Avatar Swag For Life Member 2:39pm Kali G:

Toulouse LaKitty
Avatar 2:40pm Jeff:

Eric. Definitely Eric.
Avatar 2:40pm Jeff:

Erik? No, Eric.
  2:40pm el BO-bO:

40OZ
Avatar 2:40pm dale:

freaky thang
Avatar Swag For Life Member 2:41pm Michael 98145:

( this might be better in Spanish )
Avatar Swag For Life Member 2:41pm Kali G:

Kreem
  2:41pm el BO-bO:

How about Bugati
Avatar Swag For Life Member 2:42pm Bismuth Wizard:

Mr. Cat
Avatar Swag For Life Member 2:42pm Ken From Hyde Park:

Catso
Avatar 2:42pm βrian:

R.P.
(Reverse peristalsis)
Avatar 2:43pm Jeff:

What comment number were we aiming for again?
Avatar Swag For Life Member 2:43pm JP from KC:

Name it Woof. Then everyone will wonder why you keep telling that cat to bark like a dog.
Avatar 2:44pm βrian:

Actually, Trichobezoar is more specific, I guess.
Avatar Swag For Life Member 2:44pm Ken From Hyde Park:

Sprinkles
Avatar Swag For Life Member 2:44pm JP from KC:

Der "Furrer"
Avatar 2:45pm Rev. Turnip Druid:

has noone suggested Tonetta yet?
Avatar 2:46pm Cheri Pi:

Beer-Me
Avatar 2:46pm Jeff:

Herr Bawl.

But really Eric.
Avatar 2:46pm Chris M.:

@Jeff: great. now my cat's named "What comment number were we aiming for again?"
Avatar Swag For Life Member 2:47pm JP from KC:

I always wanted to get a really fat cat and name it "Lunchbox"
Avatar 2:48pm βrian:

"tlyuwklnvcqprt3uure"
Avatar 2:48pm Jeff:

That's a good name to shout down the street!
  2:49pm Chapelhillian:

P-Funk
Avatar 2:49pm TV's WFMU Listener 8442:

Scratchy Bolus
Avatar 2:50pm βrian:

SwayBelly
Avatar 2:50pm Rev. Turnip Druid:

Speaking of name-shouting: had a neighbor a while back whose cat (named BABY DRAGON) would often get out, leading her to bark that name at obscene volume down the road, at all hours... Either that or she was bitterly insane. And hallucinating.
Avatar 2:51pm βrian:

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Avatar Swag For Life Member 2:51pm JP from KC:

My mom is a big Shakespeare fan, and wanted to name one of my childhood cats "Puck" at one point, but we decided against it because Shouting "Puck! Puuuck" down the street would get us ugly glares from the neighbors...
Avatar Swag For Life Member 2:52pm sphere:

[this is not a cat's name]
Avatar 2:52pm βrian:

Ceçi n'est pas un chat
Avatar 2:53pm βrian:

ergo ∴
Avatar 2:54pm Chris from DC:

Failure. Oh sorry, that's the next cat.
  2:54pm Dean:

Actually, Ceçi is a pretty good cat name.
  2:54pm BD:

lil wayne
Avatar 2:56pm βrian:

@Dean: Imagine when folks finally see the long-form birth certificate.
  2:56pm Chapelhillian:

██████
Avatar 2:57pm coelacanth:

Thanks Chris
Great show
tchau
Avatar Swag For Life Member 2:57pm Michael 98145:

Yay, Brian
Avatar 2:57pm dale:

take license and call it 'danger pants'
Avatar 2:58pm Roberto:

Danderpants are what you get when you cat sits on your lap for a while.
Avatar 2:58pm Chris from DC:

YES!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 2:58pm Ken From Hyde Park:

Mister Mxyzptlk?
Avatar Swag For Life Member 2:58pm chris:

thanks, Chris M!
Avatar 2:58pm βrian:

@dale: Yes, it was a transcription error. The scribe had been drinking again!
Avatar Swag For Life Member 2:59pm Michael 98145:

Thanks again, DJ Chris
Avatar 2:59pm coelacanth:

Chapelhillian, that's the best name yet. -fun to say and the cat responds as well as with any other name.
Avatar 3:00pm Roberto:

Your cat, that is.
Avatar 3:02pm Huge:

In essence, I won. I did say Mr. Pants.
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