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the truth about furries

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Kendrick Hoskins

on 27 April 2015

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Transcript of the truth about furries

First off what is a fandom?
Fans typically are interested in even minor details of the object(s) of their fandom and spend a significant portion of their time and energy involved with their interest, often as a part of a social network with particular practices
:Not all Furies wear costumes
There is no one single definition of what a furry is. Even within the furry fandom, people cannot always agree on just what makes a person a furry or not.

An anthropomorphic creature is typically an animal with human qualities, like walking on two legs or talking. you grew up knowing and watching them ie tom & jerry, bugs bunny exc..
Didn't quite understand what a furry is still that's okay, here's a quick song that should clear up any confusion
Recognize any of these?
the furry fandom is made up of many varieties
many artists of the fandom draw furry artwork or animations
some other members buy what is known as a fur-suit and role play as there "fursona", the price of these start at $3000.
this is only naming a few of the different types of members of the fandom
The fandom has its own language and customs
old men like Thamann are called a"graymuzzle"
"normal" people are called "hyoomens"
to bring some one into the fandom is called "confurting"
some furries there answer phones with a "meow"
The fursona
A fursona is how you or others see you in the fandom its like you but a furry version of you.
There are many social media options for furies.
Fur Affinity
And many more
There are many misconceptions about furies
1 That furies are into bestiality
2 That the fandom is purely sexually oriented
4 some believe furies are very judgmental
3 Some people believe the fandom is satanic
Some believe furies are into bestiality
Some believe that the fandom is purely sexually oriented
Some people believe the fandom is satanic
Furies have a personal connection with the animal and have profound respect towards them and find the act of bestiality and other acts associated with it mortifying and disrespectful.
The fandom is family friendly in all aspects.
The fandom is about expressing your self and having fun in a friendly setting.
some believe furies are very judgmental
the furry fandom focuses solely on expression of oneself and at no time discusses religion or the worshiping of anything,let alone animals.
As for Furies being found in the principle is to be accepting of all people. the fandom as a whole is a large family very accepting.
Furies are subject to regular harassment and bullying

They are often called "furfags", dog/ animal fu$kers and many other names.
they are often told to "kys ( kill your self)"and that they don't deserve to live.
Even the reporters wont take it seriously
Several thousand people, some dressed as animal characters, were evacuated from a Hyatt hotel in suburban Rosemont
sent 19 people to hospitals early that Sunday.
when an “intentional” chlorine gas incident at the hotel, which was hosting the Midwest FurFest convention,
furies attacked
furies giving back
at the 2014 Anthrocon the furry community raised and raised $32,372 for the National Aviary
Fandom is a term used to refer to a subculture composed of fans characterized by a feeling of empathy and camaraderie with others who share a common interest.
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