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Man told he can’t adopt a CAT because he’s gay. Now he’s sharing his receipts.

We’ll admit the science isn’t entirely settled. The world just doesn’t know for sure that house cats brought up by gay people have the same chances to thrive as cats brought up by straight people.

And until such a study irrefutably proves that felines receive the same number of back rubs, access to scratching posts and catnip (but not too much catnip) no matter the sexual orientation of said feline’s human companions, one God-fearing woman will do whatever must be done to ensure no kitty will purr in the lap of a gay man.

Won’t someone think of the kittens?!

Alex Andreou, a gay Londoner, has posted a truly absurd string of texts between himself and a woman trying to find someone to adopt her cat.

“I just travelled two hours to adopt a cat that desperately needed rehoming and was turned down for being gay,” he wrote before asking: “WTF IS WRONG WITH PEOPLE.”

And while there is some inherent comedy in this situation, it certainly wasn’t funny in the moment for Alex.

He continued on Twitter:

One Twitter commenter summed the whole thing up nicely: