Grumpy Cat Dies at 7

Grumpy Cat, internet meme turned media empress and star of several Dynamite comic books, died Friday at the age of 7. 

The famous feline, whose real name is Tardar Sauce, rose to fame in 2012 and turned the internet popularity into riches as a spokescat, actress and author. 

In 2015, Dynamite began publsihing Grumpy Cat comic books and recently published a mini-series with Grumpy Cat meeting Garfield. 

Grumpy Cat's owners posted the following statement on Twitter: