Newsbytes archives February 2016
dronon: Video: The Night Wolves: Putin's motorbiking militia of Luhansk. (mature content)
GreenReaper: Therian or charlatan? Oxford don flogs a book about the feral condition via The Guardian.
InkyCrow: A girl copes with losing her once-human father to feral cravings in the new animated short "Untamed".
GreenReaper: Ironic twist: today's Guardian story is about furries, interviewing Colorado fursuit-maker Sarah Dee.
crossaffliction: Meow the Jewels. Run the Jewels with cat sounds, for some reason.
crossaffliction: In other furry music news, here's Zootopia's soundtrack track listing.
crossaffliction: Inside Out nearly sweeps the board at this year's Annie Awards.
crossaffliction: Super Bowl spot for TMNT: Out of the Shadows reveals there will be Krang.
crossaffliction: While we're on Super Bowl trailers, have some Jungle Book.
GreenReaper: Eagles trained to take down drones.
crossaffliction: Shakira's feedback on her Zootopia character Gazelle: Needs more hips.
GreenReaper: Giant Scottish rabbit looking for home.
GreenReaper: Surprise: most Japanese don't eat whale meat anymore. So why continue hunting? Politics.
GreenReaper: Newsbytes are now signed with initials in syndication. Guidelines on neutral tone still apply.
Patch Packrat: Further mainstream notice for Zarafa's story.
crossaffliction: So far, so good, with especial praise for the thematic elements.
dronon: Mice watching movies prefer action to mouse erotica. I sense a potential Ig Nobel prize candidate!
GreenReaper: Blind man demonstrates echolocation.
dronon: Dobutsu Sentai ZyuOhGer. (Thanks, Hiker!)
crossaffliction: The same artists also did some blue fox character, as well.
dronon: On Vice: CSI Fur Fest, the unsolved case of the gas attack at a furry convention.
crossaffliction: Guess the movie: "One of the more potent 'social issues' pictures that we've seen from a major studio (even during the Oscar season)."
GreenReaper: Former RainFurrest 2016 chair mulls board division, hotel reversals and five years of burning through goodwill. [tip: JamesTheDog]
crossaffliction: The breakout star of The Witch: @BlackPhillip, the Satanic goat.
dronon: Teaser trailer for Pete's Dragon.
dronon: Predators petted and reviewed in the game Far Cry Primal.
dronon: Steven Chow's latest film The Mermaid earned $430 mil in China in 2 weeks.
Patch Packrat: Got a story that needs writing about mainstream happenings with a furry-made movie about furries. No got time. How about some collab? Get in touch and I'll share material for something to post at Flayrah or Dogpatch.press.
earthfurst: CBC Radio show Q interviewed Phil Matarese and Mike Luciano, co-creators of Animals, the new animated series on HBO.
crossaffliction: Who did it better? Zootopia vs. Keanu in animal based Oscar parody posters.
dronon: Animated short nominated for an Oscar: Bear Story (trailer)".
InkyCrow: ...which won tonight. :)
crossaffliction: Zootopia has reached its "critic's consensus" on Rotten Tomatoes. It's at a fairly decent 100%.
crossaffliction: Reminder: today is the last day to vote for Ursa Major nominations!