If you aren’t first, you aren’t necessarily last, sometimes you are just second place. It can feel a little like it though if you are doing something like trying to find a job in a competitive market or trying to get a grant. But then again, sometimes it’s cool, right? Look at this cat above. It’s Mowgleaves Stonehenge, the 2017 2nd Best Cat of the Year crowned by the The International Cat Association. He lost to a Russian Scottish Fold. Just so much betrayal. I wonder if he feels inadequate? Let’s talk about those who are moderately successful. Or maybe demoralized. It’s like the Bob Dole of themes but with less viagra.