#1 A kind old lady sent this cat mom a lil’ gift in the mail

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#2 On the News™ front, Taiwan became the first Asian country to legalize same-sex marriage!!!!!!!!!

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#3 These adorable doginis decided to go to prom together!!!!!!!

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#4 Guys everywhere started making Tinder profiles using the girl filter on Snapchat and I’m—

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#5 This “momma” gave the middle finger to anyone who didn’t like her blasting Beyoncé in her garden

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#6 This guinea pig asked for carrots!!!!!!!

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#7 This guy’s little sister won her first medal, and then this happened

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#8 A yellow butterfly — what this guy’s late mom said she’d turn into after passing away — landed on him on Mother’s Day

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#9 The Cat Face Hole™ was introduced to the world

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#10 This adorable queen *BLESSED* us with this TikTok

#11 This duck wore socks

#12 This cat gave us DIVA VOCALS!!!!!!!!

#13 This guy musically accompanied Cardi B — among others — and I, for one, LIVED FOR IT

#14 This gray wolf—German Shepherd mix was rescued!!!

#15 This little girl let her sister blow out her birthday candles when she was sad

#16 Thanks to this man’s gallant efforts, this ~SLOOOO0000oooOOOWBOYE~ was saved!!!!!!!!!!

And alas — the battle was finally won

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