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Meerkat Monday

Our editor, Brian, told us that we need to start posting fewer cat pictures on Twitter and the blog. He didn't say anything about meerkats, though. Happy Monday! Image courtesy of

[author] [author_image timthumb='on']#[/author_image] [author_info]Jared works in House Party's Business Intelligence department, where he prepares reports and has other PowerPoint-related fun. He's also the beauty behind the @HousePartyFun Twitter account (while Sarah is the brains!). Originally from Maine, he now lives in Park Slope, Brooklyn with far too many cats. In his spare time he enjoys books, movies, music and witty Twitter banter. His party advice? Get more ice. You know you're going to need it. [/author_info] [/author]

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