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Fur And Loathing

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Series: 'CSI: Crime Scene Investigation'
Episode Title: 'Fur And Loathing'
Episode Number: 0405
Synopsis: "A man dressed in a full raccoon suit becomes roadkill after he's hit by a car on a dark stretch of highway. When Grissom and Catherine arrive, they discover he has also been shot. It turns out the dude is part of a weird group that believes in acting on animal instinct."

Original Airdate: October 30, 2003
Rerun: August 12, 2004
Fan Rating: 7.8/10 (Full Poll Results)
Nielsens Rating: 17.1/26 (Full Report)


Written By: Jerry Stahl
Directed By: Richard Lewis

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  • Rumoured to revolve around the death of an attendee at a "furry" and "plushy" convention. (August 26, 2003 - CSI Files)

  • TV Guide: "The writers at CSI have come up with some strange and kinky cases to investigate in the past (think the scuba diver in a tree or Lady Heather). But in this truly bizarre episode they've outdone themselves,which makes you wonder: do they have vivid imaginations or does stuff like this really happen?" (October 26, 2003 - CSI Files)

Poll Results

How would you rate 'Fur and Loathing'?
9-10 44.2% - (123 Votes)
7-8 22.6% - (63 Votes)
Wasn't able to see it 11.8% - (33 Votes)
5-6 8.6% - (24 Votes)
1-2 5.3% - (15 Votes)
Didn't want to see it 4.6% - (13 Votes)
3-4 2.5% - (7 Votes)

Total Votes: 278


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