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Hello Kitty Is Not a Cat, But She Can Be Ice Cubes and Hot Dogs

Hello Kitty Is Not a Cat, But She Can Be Ice Cubes and Hot Dogs

The revelation from Japanese company Sanrio that Hello Kitty is in fact a human being takes the Internet by surprise

Sara Roncero-Menendez
  • 2 september 2014

The revelation that the iconic Japanese feline, Hello Kitty, is not in fact a cat has shaken the Internet to its core. People are now wondering when this decision was made about the character’s being and if she is not in fact a cat, what exactly is she? And how does it affect this beloved figure’s reputation on the eve of her 40th anniversary?

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