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How Comic-Con Helped Create Fans for Disney XD's Star vs. The Forces of Evil Six Months Before Its First Episode Airs

Jim Hill | Posted 12.15.2014 | Entertainment
Jim Hill

There's a way that things used to work in the television animation universe. First a new show would go on the air. Then viewers would sample a few episodes and decide if they actually liked a program. If that were the case, then the fan base for this new animated series would slowly build over time.

The Morality of Artificial Intelligence and the Three Laws of Transhumanism

Zoltan Istvan | Posted 12.02.2014 | Technology
Zoltan Istvan

I'm all for development of superior machine intelligence that can help the world out with its brilliant analytical skills. But programming AI with mammalian ideas, modern-day philosophies, and the fallibilities of the human spirit is dangerous and will possibly lead to total chaos.

Disney World Tips, From One Parent to Another

Travelzoo | Posted 08.03.2014 | Travel
Travelzoo

Remember: Disney is a giant playground. You can either play well with others or go home crying. Your choice.

Disney's Logo Doesn't Look Like This Anymore

The Huffington Post | Bill Bradley | Posted 05.23.2014 | TV

Hold on to your mouse ears. Disney Channel is currently launching their new logo in the U.S. and on 42 other international networks, according to T...

'Let It Go' In 21 Disney/Pixar Character Voices

Posted 03.17.2014 | Entertainment

Here's the latest "Let It Go" viral video sensation: Dallas Baptist University student Brian Hull performs the "Frozen" song in the voices of 21 Disne...

How Walt Disney Animation Studios Evolved Mickey Mouse Backwards for Get A Horse!

Jim Hill | Posted 04.23.2014 | Entertainment
Jim Hill

It's the question that most animation professionals ask immediately after they've seen Get A Horse! How did Walt Disney Animation Studios actually pull that short off?

Why I Paint Mickey Mouse

Ron English | Posted 04.06.2014 | Arts
Ron English

I remember making a painting of Mickey Mouse as a young child. I didn't think of it as a subversive act. I was just rendering a beloved character that...

Did You Suffer From Theme Park Dementia This Winter Break?

Jenny Isenman | Posted 03.12.2014 | Parents
Jenny Isenman

There are no rules in Disney about what you can and cannot say, but I'm gonna guess if there were some set of commandments -- screaming "Mickey's dead?" in a crowded line would be get you sent to some jail-land where the guards have oversized heads and the bars are soft yet, non-penetrable.

Save the Father, Save the World

Graham Milne | Posted 03.09.2014 | Entertainment
Graham Milne

In the theater, I felt in my soul that primal need of Travers to do right by her dad. To save him. And a tear escaped my eye, as it did hers.

Celebrate Mickey Mouse's 85th Birthday

Jim Hill | Posted 01.23.2014 | Entertainment
Jim Hill

Even though today is Mickey Mouse's 85th anniversary, this Disney icon looks like he hasn't aged a day. Especially if you watch this classic cartoon character capering in his newest ground-breaking theatrical short, Get A Horse!

10+ Things You Didn't Know About Getting Married at Disney World

Anne Chertoff | Posted 01.23.2014 | Weddings
Anne Chertoff

I know what you're thinking: a Disney wedding is like a Bar Mitzvah with tables named and decorated with well-known characters, but couples can also plan a non-character wedding with very elegant details and stylish touches.

Mickey, Meet Moe: How the Three Stooges Influenced Disney's New Emmy Award-winning Series of Mickey Mouse Shorts

Jim Hill | Posted 12.18.2013 | Entertainment
Jim Hill

For decades now, Mickey Mouse has been the corporate symbol of The Walt Disney Company. Nice, safe and bland. But there are those at the Mouse House who remember when Disney's corporate symbol used to be really funny.

Dodgers Slugger Celebrates HR With Mickey Mouse Ears

Posted 10.16.2013 | Sports

Adrian Gonzalez may not have the last laugh but he had a laugh with this Mickey Mouse ears celebration. With L.A. looking to avoid elimination in Game...

PHOTOS: We Wish We Loved ANYTHING Like Kids Love Disney

Disney | Posted 09.12.2013 | Parents

Some days you just need to smile, and really cute kids at Disney Parks can totally make that happen. We present to you the most adorable photos you’...

Haunting and Magical

Chuck Mirarchi | Posted 11.05.2013 | Travel
Chuck Mirarchi

One of my favorite times to visit Walt Disney World is during the holidays, and in particular at Halloween, when the park holds Mickey's Not-So-Scary Halloween Party. Just because it's the spookiest time of the year doesn't mean it can't be magical as well!

Creepy Or Uncanny?

Posted 07.29.2013 | Comedy

Jack Nicholson is a popular pick amongst even the most amateur impersonators. And while Quinton Kappel's Nicholson is spot on, so are the other 104 of...

The Death of Innocence

Doug Bradley | Posted 08.25.2013 | Arts
Doug Bradley

Much has been made lately of the discovery of a short, silent, anti-war film called Mickey Mouse in Vietnam. Made in 1968 by Milton Glaser and Lee Sa...

WATCH: Retro Anti-War Cartoon Shows Mickey Mouse's Sad Demise

Posted 06.24.2013 | Arts

A 1968 anti-war film created by Milton Glaser has been making the internet rounds this week. The retro 16mm production features a very unofficial Mick...

Madonna & Monkey-Business: London's Russian Week Forges Ahead

Simon Hewitt | Posted 08.18.2013 | Arts
Simon Hewitt

Russian Week in London (May 31-June 5) was full of surprises. Bonhams had the top lot and Sotheby's the worst sale. Expect Halley's Comet to return be...

Astoria Characters: The Analyze-This Psychologist

Nancy Ruhling | Posted 08.11.2013 | New York
Nancy Ruhling

A dozen African masks. A baby grand. And a bouquet. If we are the sum of our possessions, these tell us most of what we need to know about Milton "Mickey" Wilner.

Llyn Foulkes: A Modern Master

Peter Clothier | Posted 07.21.2013 | Arts
Peter Clothier

Foulkes is one of the few artists in the past fifty years to have taken serious responsibility for addressing troubling truths about humanity, in particular American humanity and to have devoted his work to the uncompromising exposure of the dark side of its values.

Absurd Handicapping: 1000s Paid to "Casualty" of "It's a Small World" Disney Ride

Steven Kurlander | Posted 06.01.2013 | Business
Steven Kurlander

Recently, a Federal court ordered thousands of dollars paid to a man who sued after being stuck for a half an hour on the "It's a Small World" ride at Disneyland in 2009.

An Interview With Charles Fleischer, the Voice of Roger Rabbit

Bryan Young | Posted 05.19.2013 | Entertainment
Bryan Young

In honor of the 25th anniversary Blu-ray release of Who Framed Roger Rabbit? (which is in the running for the best film ever directed by Robert Zemeckis) I was given the extreme pleasure of interviewing the voice of Roger Rabbit himself, Charles Fleischer.

Mickey Mouse Gets a Retro Makeover for the Disney Channel's New Series of 2D Animated Shorts

Jim Hill | Posted 05.12.2013 | Entertainment
Jim Hill

Expect to see a pie-eyed Mouse starring in all-new animated adventures that will take these classic Disney characters from Paris to Tokyo to the Alps and NYC and all points in between.

Peak What? Ask Barbie and Mickey Mouse

Terry Tamminen | Posted 05.05.2013 | Green
Terry Tamminen

There are a lot of disagreements about whether we have reached peak oil or when the downhill slope will hit a point that brings a significant percentage of our vehicles to a grinding halt, but the concept has made scientists and policy makers ask the question: What other critical resources may be peaking?