On Second Thought For Thursday, September 28, 2017

Cat ownership is subject to a lot of debate. Inside or outside, claws or no? We’ll hear how GPB’s Sean Powers comes nose to nose with the conflict, then we talk with Barbara King, an Emerita Professor of Anthropology at the College of William and Mary, about the ethics of cat ownership.

Athens-based band, Drive-by Truckers was co-founded by friends Patterson Hood and Mike Cooley in 1996. We revisit an interview with Patterson Hood about the band’s latest album, “American Band,” before Drive-by Truckers play this Friday, Sept. 29, at Atlanta’s Variety Playhouse.

Athens-based photographer Jason Thrasher gives us his picks for our Georgia Playlist. His new book, “Athens Potluck,” a photo collection of the city’s musicians, is slated for release in October.

Don Harmon is a co-creator of the popular Adult Swim cartoon, “Rick and Morty.” The season three finale premiers this Sunday, Oct. 1, at 11:30 p.m. on Cartoon Network. We caught up with Harmon earlier this month.

There’s an ongoing war in Marietta, Georgia. A nerf war. Members of the Southeast Nerf Club meet at East Cobb Park once a month to battle for foam dart supremacy. We went to the foam front lines and brought back this postcard.