Thursday, July 9, 2015

Is this Fur-real?

Pittsburgh...get your DVR's ready!! +Discovery TV Channel will debut a new, groundbreaking series filmed in Pittsburgh called Furry Week. This extraordinary television event will piggy back  Discovery Channel's annual ratings extravaganza, Shark Week, July 9-11.

Humans have long harbored both fear and curiosity towards the Furries because so little is known about these creatures and their behavior. Furry Week will aim to raise awareness and respect for the Furries through both real and fictional programming. Conservationists hope that this will be a platform to educate the public and change the perception of the Furries worldwide.


Viewers will be able to follow & interact with their favorite Furries via social media.. Harry the Fox (@HarrytheFox) already has 100 followers on +Twitter !

Furry Week TV Schedule (dates & times to be announced):

        * Documentaries:                                                                               
                                Beneath the Fur: Fursonas Revealed   
                                Pause Before Paws: How to Handle a Furry Encounter
                                Furries Among Us:  Anthroconology
                               Tail Tales (Furry encounter reenactments & victim interviews)
                               Primal Fur (Andy Casagrande dons a fur suit to study Furry behavior up close)
                               Megalodog: The Fast & Furriest

                                        AnthroConAir   Starring Nic Cage as a Furry on a high-jacked plane who turns hero

                                        The Fox and The Hound  A light hearted comedy that follows the escapades of 2 Furries on a cross country road trip
        *Furries After Dark:     A live, late night talk show that will feature all things Furry-related, celebrity guests, and highlights. +Pittsburgh Penguins Marc Andre Fleury has been promoted as being the first guest host. The Penguins goalie has pledged  to drop the "L" from his jersey for the upcoming season in support of the Furries. Special appearances by Pittsburgh's favorite Furries, +Pittsburgh Pirates' Parrot and Iceburgh of the +Pittsburgh Penguins.

For more furry fun, check out trivia game.  Test your furry smarts & challenge your fur-iends!!

                                  *Don't miss out on this!!


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