Over in bad_rpers_suck, the mysterious ways of cats come under discussion:
iczer6: Cats don't obey the laws of physics.Context ... actually has very little to do with cats. Or physics. Ah, the glory of thread drift.
venusrain: At this point I'm pretty sure cats are just sentient non-Newtonian fluids. My evidence for this is "have you ever seen a cat flop down the stairs".