Lightsabers!

Happy Friday – and May the Fourth be with you! Since today’s post lines up with Star Wars day, I thought I’d write about one of the most significant things in the Star Wars universe: lightsabers. More specifically, why we like lightsabers so much. They look cool I mean, obviously. They’re practically glowing swords –…

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Why We Should Care About Disney

Anyone paying attention can see what an effect Disney has on it’s young audiences. Most children are introduced to Disney at a young age, during a vital developmental period in their lives. These children are inexperienced and innocent, and what is taught during this point in their lives stick. 

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Emphasis and Repetition

Recently, while obsessively playing Disney songs on repeat, I started to notice that Disney tends to use repetition in the lyrics of different songs to show character and plot development.

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Boycotting vs. Making Your Own Decisions

he problem with movies is that it’s hard to make your own decisions about it if your boycotting it, and that’s how you end up making a mountain of a molehill.

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Making a Mountain of a Molehill… or a Scandal Out of a Two-Second Scene

For about a month now, all I’ve been hearing about is Disney’s first “openly gay character” in the movie Beauty and the Beast. Most of the articles were about negative reactions, specifically parents. Many complained that it was implanting thoughts into children’s brains, or asking what they would tell their children, etc…

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