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TFW @Alex_Linder (Sharikov) explains the C.Q. in Bulgakov's "Heart of a Dog".

"Soon after, Sharikov returns, explaining that he has been granted a job by the Soviet State. He now spends his work-day catching and strangling stray cats. The Party, he says, is turning them into cheap fur coats for the working class."

@Alex_Linder One way to summarize the plot of "Heart of a Dog" might be that communism is good for dogs, but bad for cats. If cats can logically be categorized as less domesticated than dogs this makes sense.

@JimmyMarr my impression is dogs actually like people, cats find people useful

@Alex_Linder It think there's a thin line between liking someone and finding her useful.

@Alex_Linder But yeah, even if the line is thin cats fall to the right of it in respect to dogs.

@JimmyMarr cats mostly sleep. dogs require constant attention.

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