Looks like maxie.com was down from yesterday afternoon through today,
so quite a bit of listmail didn't make it through until just now. I
sent several posts through to the list, but if I missed yours
inadvertently, let me know.
On furries/anthropomorphics: I won't dwell on this too long, as this
subject will end up going off-topic fairly quickly. But for the
record, I play Razor on FurryMUCK (and I've been told I even *look*
like him, too!).
On Kat breeds -- Doc Konway writes:
Maine Coon. Definitely.
Maine Coon? Perhaps, but I always thought those were longhaired cats,
which tend to have rather bushy tails. Feral's tail is obviously not
bushy, and if he's a longhaired kat he must have to go to the barber
quite a bit.
Jake strikes me as being more the skinny mutt-type alley kat.
And you might be right. Who knows -- perhaps Jake *did* grow up in
an alley-type environment, tho he doesn't seem as abrasive (no pun
intended) as Chance.
The pun? Jake --> Razor --> "abrasive". No further comment.
Someone else (don't remember who, unfortunately) mentioned something
about Tiger Conklin (president of Megakat Metallurgical in "Caverns
of Horror") and how he looked like a tiger -- which would easily
explain why/how he got his name.
(DYN that Conklin was voiced by Ed Gilbert, who voiced Tale Spin's