Tag Archive for Disneyland

The Anaheim Elections Don’t Reflect Disney’s Branding

I’m always amused when someone who knows very little about branding can take a local election and consider it a national news story about one of world’s largest companies.  In this case, OJ Blogger Greg Diamond’s attempt to use candidates backed by IEs in which the Walt Disney company contributed to that supported a slate…

Callous in Wonderland

This is a re-post of a story we featured back in 2007, Since this is the silly season of election time, it’s always good to look back at history. 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.

The Year of Unkindness in Anahem; Tait Fails to Lead

With much fanfare last February, Anaheim Mayor Tom Tait spelled out his vision for the city of Anaheim in front of a sold out Chamber of Commerce function.  The year 2013 was to be “a Year of Kindness.”  It has been anything but.  Disneyland is in Anaheim and may be the Happiest Place on Earth,…

Westboro Baptist Church will Protest ComicCon

  Those wackos from the Westboro Baptist Church are planning to protest this week’s ComicCon in San Diego under the guise that super heros and sci-fi characters represent “False Idols.”  It makes me wonder when they’re going to come to Anaheim and protest DisneyLand for those who worship Mickey Mouse, or the Nixon Library and…