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Penguins appear in fanworks from time to time (they're more popular in some fandoms than others) and are an important part of certain canons, such as the films March of the Penguins and Happy Feet, and the comic Bloom County.
- Walk the Line by tv_elf, a March of the Penguins vid.
- Every Penguin Dance Now by mranderson, a Happy Feet vid.
- Attached by Allothi, Inception, Arthur/Eames story in which Arthur has kidnapped a penguin for a job.
- Birds of a Feather by toft, Aubrey/Maturin story in which Stephen is transformed into a penguin.
Penguins in Stargate Atlantis
The stories mainly feature SGA characters being transformed into penguins, though some are AUs in which the characters have always been penguins, and occasionally the canon characters just deeply ponder (the meaning of) penguins.
Example SGA Fanworks
- Pygoscelis (Or, a Gift of Pebbles) by Leah/taste is sweet. Pegasus-B story in which John and Rodney get turned into penguins. (2005)
- Mating Rituals and Mating Rituals, Too by Karen McFadyyon. Remix of Leah's story, in which John and Rodney get turned into penguins a lot. (2005-2006?)
- Foul Pleasure by James/Gila. John and Rodney visit a reality where Carson is a penguin most of the time.
- The Many Faces of Radek Zelenka: The Return and Casual Fridays by James/Gila. Encounter with a reality where Radek and Rodney are part-time penguins. (2005)
- Antarctic Drift (2006) and sequel Bipeds and the Deep Blue Sea (2008) by lavvyan. John and Rodney are Emperor penguins, Rodney likes to study humans.
- Perambulation of the Atlanteans by chelle. John and Rodney watch March of the Penguins and almost get kicked out of Atlantis movie-night.
- Skew Curve (part of the Bell Curve series) by rageprufrock. Watching March of the Penguins traumatizes John and Rodney's kids.