cat's meow


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cat's meow

Something or someone highly enjoyable, desirable, or impressive, especially in a fancy or elaborate way. Tom's new Cadillac is really the cat's meow! Boy, that singer last night was the cat's meow, wasn't she?
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Cat's Meow is also the subject of Patent Pending status within the United States Patent and Trademark Office.
The Cat's Meow is a fictitious account based on a true story of a mysterious and tragic event which happened in 1924 aboard the luxury yacht belonging to William Randolph Hearst.
Susie's husband, Mark, quit his career as a goldsmith to focus full time on the burgeoning business, which just began marketing Susie Holt Designs (upholstery, lamps and more) to retailers as well as Cat's Meow customers.
ROCK 'N' ROLL: Velvet Goldmine' ON YER BIKE: In stage show Sexie' WHAT A CHARLIE: In The Cat's Meow with Joanna Lumley' BLOCKBUSTER: Ocean's Twelve' HANDY MAN: Eddie's career has taken off in the US' BEARING UP: Nigel the koala
A panel of judges determined who they thought was the cat's meow based on originality, relevancy of pet-inspired humor and, of course, crowd response.
If you don't buy the Cat's Meow of Holy Rosary at the Clinton Historical Society or Sunrise Boutique, then you are buying stolen property," said Robert Latini, of the Clinton Historical Society.
CORRECTION (ran 1/25/05): Cat's Meow Jazz & Blues will host a closing party from 4 p.
He won plaudits for his roles in such films as ``Shadow of the Vampire'' and ``The Cat's Meow,'' and earlier this year he picked up a Tony nomination and a Drama Desk Award as best actor for his performance in ``A Day in the Death of Joe Egg'' on Broadway.
Tilly, 44, has starred in various movies during her career, including The Cat's Meow alongside Eddie Izzard, Liar Liar, Bound and Bride Of Chucky.
Next she stars as Marion Davies, mistress to publishing magnate WILLIAM RANDOLPH HEARST, in the murder-mystery The Cat's Meow.
Are you looking for the cat's meow, but can't seem to figure them out?
From glamorous jewelry and sleek earrings to musical light-up balls and chic carriers, online pet boutique Sheraton Luxuries creates a holiday gift idea for pets to make them the cat's meow and the dog's wow.
An intriguing story badly told, The Cat's Meow is anything but the cat's whiskers.
Shoot, there were even a decent 10 that did creative things with real-life material (``Antwone Fisher,'' ``Auto Focus,'' ``Bloody Sunday,'' ``Bowling for Columbine,'' ``Catch Me If You Can,'' ``The Cat's Meow,'' ``Confessions of a Dangerous Mind,'' ``The Kid Stays in the Picture,'' ``The Pianist,'' ``24 Hour Party People'').
Tickets, at $10 for general admission and $8 for students, are available through Cat's Meow Jazz & Blues, 686-8742; Pacific Winds Music, 343-5660; or Light's Music Center, 686-4270.