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WEDNESDAY, NOV. 23, 2011

Muppets Gang Getting Together Again 10 

In this CD cover image released by Walt Disney Records, the original soundtrack for "The Muppets," is shown. Disney is bringing the Muppets back together, with Jason Segel and Amy Adams, for a movie sequel after a hiatus of about a decade. New York Times...

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FRIDAY, FEB. 11, 2011

Disney characters Mickey Mouse and Minnie Mouse arrive at the grand opening celebration of the premier Disney Store on Tuesday at Times Square in New York. The crown jewel among approximately 360 stores worldwide, the newest emporium is expected to generate 5 percent of the chain’s North America revenue with an estimated 1.5 million passers-by daily.  (Associated Press)

Disney in the delivery room 

Typically, the last thing you'd want to see in the hospital is a mouse. Especially on the maternity ward. But earlier this week, The New York Times reported that Disney has begun sending sales reps into 580 hospitals nationwide. The reps are offering new moms,...

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THURSDAY, MAY 28, 2009

Mickey and Minnie pose at Sleeping Beauty's Castle in Hong Kong Disneyland which opened Monday.
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What Else Has Disney Ruined? 

Cabbage Boy on May 28 at 10:47 a.m."Sad thing is there are many kids who probably have learned their “history” from Disney. No need for revisionist history when you have entertainment history already indoctrinated."Bent on May 28 at 11:21 a.m."I know, CB. Bambi ruined a...

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Huckleberries Online

D.F. Oliveria started Huckleberries Online on Feb. 16, 2004. Oliveria's Sunday print Huckleberries is a past winner of the national Herb Caen Memorial Column contest.