Talking Cat Pun Illustrations With David Yow
What were your early cat illustrations like?
They were very much like the ones I do now, almost no difference. They were crude and the cats are always based in the same position.
Do you have a technical term for the pose?
No, I think it’s just “sitting.”
(More vital cat chat over at Catster.)
She seasoned the shit out the chicken but something was missing, I think it was parsley…
I’m a big fan of animals, and we’ve kept a theme of always relating our album titles to fish somehow. To us, the fish theme is a deeper meaning than most people would understand. You know what sharks do? Sharks are biters. We feel like after our first couple of mixtapes, a lot of people started biting our style, biting our look, biting our music, so now we’re addressing all of that stuff.
Kanye’s rap swagger at this point was Grand Puba redux — he just fancied up the Brand Nubian leader’s Hilfiger knapsack.
We are getting special cases that glow in the dark. I don’t know where the factory is—Diplo won’t say—but I think it’s in California ‘cause he said he was going today and he also flew to Cali today so I’m trying to put two and two together.
Nearing his favored Manhattan pizza parlor, Fraud starts trilling about “fresh mozzarella and ricotta” to the tune of Cam’s song “Go Outside.”