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  1. new york city baby
    A Perfect Way to Measure New York’s RatsI can’t think of a better use for Crocs than as a ruler for our jumbo rodents.
  2. wildlife
    I Feel Bad for the RatsAs New York wages war with our grossest residents, I can’t help but feel a sneaking pity.
  3. extremely online
    I Can’t Shut Up About How Rats Can DanceA new study found that rodents have rhythm.
  4. i hate it here
    Rat Season Never EndsSummer may be almost over, but rodents are forever.
  5. rat kings
    RIP to a Legend(ary Rat)Magawa won a medal for his landmine-sniffing abilities. Please clap.
  6. rats
    The Rats Have Taken Over a ChipotleWorkers say they have taken to murdering cat-size rats, who love guacamole, by “stomping on them.”
  7. infrastructure
    The Man Who Fell Into a Sinkhole of Rats Is SuingLeonard Shoulders says he suffered serious physical injuries and untold psychological damage from his fall.
  8. screams
    And Now, a Sinkhole Full of RatsA New York sidewalk split and swallowed its victim, plunging him into a rat pit.
  9. rats
    And Now, an Army of RatsAs social distancing cuts off rats’ food sources, some experts say they may resort to cannibalism, rat battles, and infanticide.
  10. no
    Happy Friday! A Rat Fell on a Table at Buffalo Wild WingsAnd all we have to say is no, no no no, nope, no way, absolutely not.
  11. infestations
    It’s the Rats’ City, We’re Just Living in ItIn cities across the country, rat sightings are on the rise.
  12. animals
    Chubby Rat Gets Stuck in a Manhole and Also My Heart“She had a lot of winter flab and was stuck fast at her hip — there was no going forward or back.”
  13. rats!
    Murderous Rats Are Staging an Uprising in ItalyI welcome our new rat overlords.
  14. sneaker rat
    Sneaker Rat is the New Pizza Rat Except … DeadThis rat’s final resting place was inside a Nike show.
  15. niche drama
    This Week in Drama: The Great What Not to Wear Twitter Beef, and MoreWe recap the pettiest squabbles, juiciest feuds, and other niche drama you didn’t know you were living for every week.
  16. new york baybee
    Lawmaker Claims Rats Are Jumping Into Strollers on the Upper West SideLove this town.
  17. everything’s great when you’re downtown
    Now the Vogue Rats Are Chewing Through CoutureYum.
  18. rodents
    So, There Might Be a Rat Infestation at VogueMaybe Chanel can design some chic traps?
  19. gross things
    Researchers Conducted a Rat Census in New York CityDon’t worry — there are only millions of them.
  20. How Noisy Subway Stations Mess With Your BrainEh? What’s that?