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'Meanwhile' is a collaborative blog about all the crazy stuff on the Internet. Here, reporters from various Tribune desks tell you what you (almost) need to know about topics ranging from technology to YouTube sensations. Contributors: Michael McFall, Dave Newlin, Matt Piper, Brennan Smith, Erin Alberty. Edited by Sheena McFarland.

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Hero cat who saved boy from dog has become Twitter famous

Editor’s Note: The video above is graphic. The little boy is recovering from his wounds.

The cat who literally leaped to the rescue of a little boy in California not only defeated a vicious dog but also is conquering a little bird as the hashtag #HeroCat is trending like crazy on Twitter.

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Scroll down to see a few of my favorites, and let the battle between dog and cat lovers continue by voting in the poll to the left.

—Sheena McFarland

Twitter: @sheena5427



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