Grumpy Cat appears on NBC News' "Today" show .
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By Jack Linshi
Updated: December 8, 2014 11:41 AM ET

Not even a multi-million dollar fortune is enough to make Grumpy Cat smile.

The Internet-famous cat, known for her perpetually unamused, angry expression, has raked in $100 million over the past two years, Express reported Sunday — though the cat’s owner, Tabatha Bundesen of Morristown, Ariz. has since refuted that figure. Still, Bundesen said she is astounded by the commercial success of her cat — actually named Tardar Sauce — who has been featured in books, media appearances and a movie ever since she shot to fame in 2012 via Reddit and YouTube.

Grumpy Cat’s latest commercial project is an iced coffee line called Grumppuccino:

“What she’s achieved in such a short time is unimaginable and absolutely mind-blowing,” Bundesen told Express. “I was able to quit my job as a waitress within days of her first appearance on social media and the phone simply hasn’t stopped ringing since.”

Bundesen said the reason Tardar Sauce has a permanent scowl is because she was born with an underbite and dwarfism.



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