Much learning about sex occurs from pornography, consciously or otherwise
It’s definitely off-putting if you ask and really have no idea how I’m feeling. You were THERE for Christ’s sake.
Your professor could judge you based on your lack of understanding of “Crime and Punishment,” someone on the bus could disapprove of your choice of clothes, hairstyle or music, or the cashier at the drugstore could judge your purchase of lube and candy canes.
Whether online or on TV, furries tend to be the scapegoat of the modern age, used whenever something funny, weird, disturbing, perverted or generally strange is needed to keep things going.