Video Of The Week - Maru, The New Internet Sensation

By Meera Dolasia on December 6, 2010

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To say that Maru, a pudgy male Scottish Fold who resides in Japan, is a media sensation, is an understatement - She has been on numerous television shows, published two books, has her own blog and Facebook page and, her videos on YouTube has attracted over 46 million views!

Why so much interest in a cat?  Well for one, she is cute as a button and, as mischievous as a feline can be - But the main reason she is so popular is her penchant for boxes. According to Maru's owner, the three-year old cannot resist a box - Whenever she sees one, she has to try fit inside it, no matter how small. Since her fans love watching her antics, it makes for a win-win situation for both.,

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  • wpozjopqjzowThursday, December 9, 2010 at 11:43 am
    old man genkins is so cute!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
    • Kiara, its me!Thursday, December 9, 2010 at 9:27 am
      This is soooo freakinn' cute!!!! ILOVECATS && have one of my own!! Hess aDORAble! :D
      • BB BearThursday, December 9, 2010 at 8:58 am
        She is so C.U.T cutcutcutcutcutcutcutcutcutcutcutcutcutcut
        • brittneyThursday, December 9, 2010 at 5:38 am
          maru s s cute !
          • piWednesday, December 8, 2010 at 7:36 pm
            your name is an awesome song
            • white&nerdyWednesday, December 8, 2010 at 7:05 pm
              since i know the mathamatical amount of how high and thick that is, my theory is that this is photoshopped. my case is rested.
              • unknownWednesday, December 8, 2010 at 6:56 pm
                that is adorable!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
                • AshleyWednesday, December 8, 2010 at 6:37 pm
                  • lolWednesday, December 8, 2010 at 6:13 pm
                    Maru is so adorable ! :P
                    • Sammie B.Wednesday, December 8, 2010 at 5:36 pm
                      Maru is cool!




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