Internet cat sensation Lil Bub dies at age 8
BLOOMINGTON, Ind. -- The cat with the little tongue that stole the hearts of the internet has died at age 8. Lil Bub came into the world in June 2011 and died on Sunday peacefully in her sleep. The news was announced to Bub's 2.3 million followers on her official Instagram page. "Dearest BUB, I will never forget your generosity, your limitless supply of love, or your uncanny ability to bring so much magic and joy to the world. I am forever honored and humbled that you chose me as your caretaker. Please visit all of us in our dreams," her owner Mike Bridavsky posted.