Credit: Art Streiber/HBO ©2011 Home Box Office; Photo via Great Pictures of Cats Photo: October 3's Cutie and the Beast Face-off

Cute hunters, lock and load! Every Monday, we take two of the most achingly adorable beings on the planet and force you to make one tough call: as darling as these two critters are, you must choose a winner. Think of it as the Cute Thunderdome -- two cuties enter, one cutie leaves. So, what say you? Who is the Cutie, and who is the Beast?  

Think you’re up to the challenge? We’ve got two very cute videos for you to judge:

First up, Alexander Skarsgard speaking Swedish:

Credit: YouTube Photo: Alexander Skarsgard Does an Interview in Swedish

True Blood star Alexander Skarsgard has it all: an amazing body, piercing blue eyes, and a swoon-worthy accent. Hearing him speak in his native tongue sends shivers up our spines!

Next, two adorable kittens “talking” to each other:

Credit: YouTube Photo: Aw! Two Kittens Meow Together

They’re fluffy, tiny, and nuzzle each other’s noses. Need we say more?

The time has come to make the tough call: