Furry Art Pile ceases operation
Furry Art Pile, an art archive and social networking site, has ceased operation after a little less than two years.
On the morning of August 28, 2008, those accessing the site saw the following message:
The message went on to provide the following URLs for artists to download their own galleries: artists.php
and for connoisseurs to download their favorites: connoisseurs.php. Social-networking website MyFursona had shown interest in acquiring Furry Art Pile before it went offline, however were unsuccessful.
On September 1, the site began to redirect to a music video of Rick Astley's "Never Gonna Give You Up".