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Minnie Mouse and Hello Kitty Fight In Times Square, Are Arrested

Time Square’s normal smelly, bat shit insane playground of tourist hell became even more unpleasant when two women dressed in Minnie Mouse and Hello Kitty costumes got into an epic…

Katrin Higher | June 6, 2015 - 10:30 am

15 Questionable Facts We Never Knew About Hello Kitty

Last week, our worldview was forever changed when anthropologist/Hello Kitty expert Christine R. Yano told the L.A. Times that our favorite cat is actually not a cat at all, but a girl. More…

Claire Hannum | September 3, 2014 - 9:00 am

Breaking News: Hello Kitty Is Not A Cat

You guys, this is very important: according Christine R. Yano, who wrote a book last year about Kitty’s rise to fame, “Hello Kitty is not a cat. She’s a…

Claire Hannum | August 27, 2014 - 7:00 pm

Hello Kitty & Playboy Team Up On A Camera

This new limited edition Leica camera combines Hello Kitty and the Playboy bunny, because wh0 doesn’t want a twee cartoon cat adorned with those famous bunny ears? I mean, they…

Claire Hannum | March 8, 2014 - 4:00 pm

Today In Creepy: Do You Like The Look Of Hello Kitty Contact Lenses?

It’s not so unusual to have a stockpile of Hello Kitty-themed waffle irons, toasters, tattoos, and toe socks, but apparently some fans want to take it a step further. These…

Claire Hannum | September 20, 2013 - 12:40 pm

14 Must-See Hello Kitty Destinations For The Hello Kitty Fanatic

Hello Kitty was born in 1974, and since then, the beloved Sanrio character has only grown in popularity, as evidenced by the plethora of travel options that will fulfill every…

Rachel Kramer Bussel | April 29, 2013 - 12:00 pm

Love It Or Leave It: A Hello Kitty Dress From Hell

Listen, I know, sometimes we just want to be cute. Cute is fine, but in my estimation, this dress goes over the cliff from cute to infantilizing. This “Kawaii Not?”

Julie Gerstein | December 16, 2012 - 4:00 pm

The Next Time Someone Wonders If Feminism Is Even Relevant, I’ll Direct Them To This T-Shirt

Just now, as I was walking to get lunch, I spied a guy with a beautiful huge husky dog walking down 5th Avenue. Because I’m a total dog perv, I…

Julie Gerstein | October 1, 2012 - 2:20 pm

Courtney Stodden Channels Hello Kitty

I’m literally speechless after watching this video of Courtney Stodden channelling Hello Kitty. Either she’s certifiable or she has a bright future as a performance artist. The girl has no…

Ami Angelowicz | May 21, 2012 - 12:20 pm

Charlize Theron Is Concerned For Grown Women Who Wear Hello Kitty

“I’m pretty amazed by Hello Kitty. I see so many women in their 30s walking around in Hello Kitty shit and nobody is concerned for them … [Is it] the…

Ami Angelowicz | December 16, 2011 - 12:00 pm

In Thailand, Hello Kitty Means Humiliation

Bangkok, Thailand has taken a pretty non-traditional approach to curbing police corruption. Of late, they’ve been punishing officers who act out of line by requiring that they wear pink Hello…

Julie Gerstein | October 6, 2011 - 9:20 am

Hello Kitty Plays in the Litter Box With Forever 21

By now, you can imagine how I personally feel about Forever 21. (It’s the pits.) However, I’m dutybound to inform you of the company’s latest collaboration with Sanrio’s very own Ms.

Julie Gerstein | September 27, 2011 - 4:40 pm

The Hello Kitty Of Your Nightmares

Some fads go too far. And this slimy-looking Hello Kitty in utero is the exact location of where “too far” exists. [Crushable] …

Jessica Wakeman | December 24, 2010 - 12:30 pm

Crap You Don’t Need: Hello Kitty Motor Oil

So you know how your car sometimes runs out of motor oil and you take it to your local gas station or Jiffy Lube or something and say “fill ‘er…

Lily Q | July 6, 2010 - 1:40 pm

WTF: Hello Kittycapped?

If you ever find yourself being wheeled around a hospital in a Hello Kitty wheelchair, you should probably consider switching to a facility that doesn’t employ Sanrio-branded equipment. (You think…

Leonora Epstein | June 16, 2010 - 4:40 pm

Hello Kitty Doc Martens Put The Cute In Your Boot

Got a thing for Hello Kitty? Dig old-school Doc Martens? These new Hello Kitty Doc Marten boots will be right up your fashion alley, then. The line is Sanrio x…

Susannah Breslin | June 15, 2010 - 2:40 pm

Even Hello Kitty Likes To Get Drunk

I consider my taste in wine to be pretty, well, non-judgmental. I mean, I will savor the hell out of a nice Barolo, but if you hand me a glass…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | March 29, 2010 - 3:50 pm

The Hello Kitty Chainsaw Massacre

Seriously, will Hello Kitty ever cease to be hilarious when associated with tampons, toilets, weaponry, or life-threatening mechanical devices? Survey says: no. [Geekologie] …

Leonora Epstein | February 8, 2010 - 1:50 pm

When Cats Fly …

In Taiwan, Eva Airlines has decked out an Airbus Hello Kitty-style. Think this would relax fearful flyers or make them more freaked-out? Hmm … we wonder if the safety card…

Leonora Epstein | December 11, 2009 - 6:40 pm

Hello Kitty Is Feeling Nipply

Oh, no! Hello Kitty! You got a nip slip! [BuzzFeed] …

Susannah Breslin | November 25, 2009 - 2:20 pm
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