Stubbs the cat, mayor of Alaska town, mauled by dog

Politics in America has just become too polarized. This is terrible.

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Stubbs, you are possibly my favorite politician ever and I wish you a speedy recovery.

On a related note my cat Chippy is running for county council. He has pledged to only take donations of tuna fish and is friend to human, cat, and dog alike.

(From The Washington Times)

Residents unhappy with the slate of candidates in a mayoral election noticed the cat at the local general store seemed smart enough. They banded together and started a drive to make Stubbs the write-in candidate of choice — and the cat won. That was more than a decade ago, and residents say Stubbs has been a good mayor, loved by the town’s 800 people — but not so much by dogs.

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