'Felines Of New York' Proves Cats Are Better Than People

04/02/2015 05:09 pm ET | Updated Apr 02, 2015

Sick of humans? Try cats.

Earlier this month, writer and comedian Jim Tews launched Felines of New York, a purrrrfect parody of the international phenomenon "Humans of New York."

"My grandparents immigrated here from New Jersey with nothing, and now I have this box. I wish they could see me. They’d...

“[My site] was definitely inspired by ‘Humans of New York,’” Tews, who takes all the photos he uses himself, told MTV. “I like that site a lot, but sometimes it takes itself too seriously. It’s funny to think about trying to get a touching, human story from a cat.”

“One time I jumped out this window right here. I saw a bird on that branch and was like ‘I bet I can catch that bird.’...

Tews told SparkLife that he doesn’t have a cat of his own, but he plans on getting one. He also wants to use the platform to post adoption listings for cats in need of homes.

“Oh sure, New York is great. It’s never occurred to me to live anywhere else. They talk about travel all the time, but I...

See more Felines of New York here and here.

“I heard this mouse on the floor and I was like ‘Not in my house!’ then I killed it. Pretty quick too.”“That mouse...

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