Grumpy Cat, real name, Tardar sauce died last week due to complications with a urinary tract infection. Her owners announced her psasing on social media with a post celebrating her grumpiness that “helped millions of people smile all around the world.”
Tardar Sauce rose to internet meme celebrity after a post on Reddit went viral 7 years ago, after her pepetual frown attributed to feline dwarfism, resonated with many. At the peak of Grumpy Cat's career, the feline had a movie, appeared on several talk shows and had ad campaigns.
Ultimately, Tardar Sauce was seen as a source of sending out a vibe of annoyance and displeasure and continues to be used in some shape and form on the internet, proving once again that the internet is truly a strange yet wonderful place that can sometimes extend beyond the digital world.