Furries? On my internets?

Discussion in 'The Gameroom' started by Ranxerox, Sep 22, 2010.

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  1. Ranxerox

    Ranxerox Well-Known Member

    Recently i discovered furries, and i was surprised that i had never heard of them before. Strange, but interesting. Are there any furries on SF? I want to meet some, but their forums arent very friendly in my opinion.
     
  2. nolonger

    nolonger Well-Known Member

    This might be a dumb question but....what are furries? Lol xD
     
  3. KittyGirl

    KittyGirl Well-Known Member

    DO NOT google image search it.
    lol
    for serious, don't.
    If you must know- look up the definition first.
     
  4. Monsieur

    Monsieur Well-Known Member

    I believe furries are basically people who enjoy anthropomorphic animal/human hybrids in art and cosplay. A basic example may be someone who enjoys drawing human figures with a fox head and fox fur, and the vixen can talk and what not too. I'm not a furry myself so I don't want any angry furries to mob me for my possibly bad definition or something...

    Years of interwebs surfing gets you some pretty strange knowledge.
     
  5. Kaos General

    Kaos General Well-Known Member

    FURRRRRRRRRRRRRIES

    me :wub: furries
     
  6. aoeu

    aoeu Well-Known Member

    It's actually much broader than monsieur puts it: a fur fetish (someone with a fur fetish is a furry) is someone with any sort of animal-based paraphilia. This ranges from people who have (usually consensual) sex with animals (or like to think about it, anyhow) to people who are titillated by anthropomorphic animals/human animal hybrids to people who like to dress up as animals and pretend to be animals (I believe this to be the smallest group, but the most sensationalized, appearing in such places as on CSI, where they were portrayed "yiffing" [frotting] in large groups to porn music).

    It's easily the most-mocked paraphilia (for this reason it might be kinda hard to find some, and this is probably why their forums are defensive.)
     
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  7. Domo

    Domo Well-Known Member

    :rofl:

    For serious.
     
  8. nolonger

    nolonger Well-Known Member

    Lol, thanks for the heads up :tongue:.
     
  9. Prof.Bruttenholm

    Prof.Bruttenholm Well-Known Member

    Actually, a furry is a person who enjoys dressing up in an animal costume or like an animal and having sex in the costume.

    An animal character with human characteristics ( or anything non-human with human characteristics) is an anthropomorphic character.

    Most people who love that kind of art are Anthro-fans or Anthro-artists
     
  10. mulberrypie

    mulberrypie Well-Known Member

    Lolll DIT is a furry i think...
     
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  11. Witty_Sarcasm

    Witty_Sarcasm Writer, Musician, Fun Lover, Magic Maker

    I don't know, but I'd be kinda interested to meet one.
     
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