Tag Archive for Disney

The Mouse Effect

What was once thought of as a one-time effort of political consolidation to prevent the permeation of housing into the infamous Anaheim Resort District has now become a full fledged attempt of Disneyland’s political ascension. Disney has lined the coffers of the California Republican Party, Anaheim Chamber of Commerce, and the S.O.A.R. initiative with hundreds…

“We’re the Ones Who Make the Magic”

Disneyland is supposed to be “The Happiest Place on Earth”. It’s supposed to be a place “where dreams come true”. Oh yes, and it’s supposed to be the place “where magic lives”. All in all, Disney has made us associate all these wonderful things with their flagship OC theme park. But for the many thousands…

Disney Town Hall This Weekend

Hey, everyone! I just wanted to let you all know about an important event this weekend. Check out what’s just in from OCYD. Dear TheLiberalOC.com Reader, Disney Town Hall Forum UNITE HERE Local 681 will host a Disney Town Hall Forum this Saturday, August 2nd from 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM. The town hall will…

WallE: a review

You can certainly check out the reviews in today’s Register and LA Times, but WallE from Disney and Pixar is not your standard Pixar summer flick.  I suspect our friends on the right wing side of the aisle will soundly criticize the movie on a number of fronts. The film is set 700 years in…

What Do YOU Think About the Anaheim City Council’s New Shot in the Battle of the Resort District?

  “I’m looking for something that is fair and right and just,” said Councilwoman Lorri Galloway.  Wow! Check out what I just found in The Register this morning! Apparently, there’s a new twist to the ongoing battle over residential housing in the Anaheim Resort District. Yesterday, the Anaheim City Council voted 3-2 to approve placing…

The Daily Show: Callous in Wonderland

Poor Lorri Galloway, I guess she doesn’t watch the Daily Show. Fidel Castro‘s face on Councilwoman Lorri Galloway‘s body. Fellatioland instead of Disneyland. And a comedy anchor saying “Disney sucks!” All were part of a joke on “The Daily Show with Jon Stewart” about Disney’s dispute with Anaheim over housing in the resort area. If…