Mephit Furmeet 8
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Mephit Furmeet 8 (a.k.a. MFM8) was held on September 3 to 6, 2004, at the Holiday Inn Select at Memphis International Airport in Memphis, Tennessee. The theme for 2004 was "Earn your Stripes!"
According to the Anthropomorphic Fandom Convention Information Sheet, MFM8 had a total attendance of 570, though their website claims only 502. Other records broken include:
- 112 sponsor and super sponsor badges issued
- 70 fursuiters in the parade
- 132 pizzas consumed on Saturday night
- Over $15,000 raised for Tiger Haven, the convention charity
Guest of Honor
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The guest of honor for 2004 was artist Rog Minotaur.
Annual T-shirt design contest
Jodi "J3T" Tong was the winner of the popular vote for the T-shirt front and would return in 2006 as the guest of honor.
The winner of the T-shirt back design, selected by convention director Tyger Cowboy, was Cirrel.