Category Archives: Television Animation

“Phineas and Ferb” Strike Again

To expand on an earlier post about how “Phineas and Ferb” viciously targets Boys 6-11, yesterday Disney Interactive Studios released a video game to keep their hold on this valuable audience. Named “Phineas and Ferb: Across the 2nd Dimension”, after … Continue reading

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Targeting Young Boys with Phineas & Ferb

It’s no surprise that Disney has a hit with the animated TV show Phineas and Ferb. It took the company a while to wake up to the revenue potential for the show, but now that they think they’ve found another … Continue reading

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Farewell to Yzma

Eartha Kitt died Thursday at the age of 81. Kitt, known to many for her sultry songs and acting roles, made her mark with Disney fans as the evil usurper Yzma in the animated film The Emperor’s New Groove and … Continue reading

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Knievel Cartoon Coming to Disney XD

An animated television series inspired by Robbie Knievel, son of the late Evel Knievel, is being developed by Disney. “Kid Knievel” will debut on Disney XD in fall of 2009. Disney XD is the former Toon Disney cable channel which … Continue reading

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Condolences to the Keane Family

Thelma Keane, who was in the inspiration for the mother in the “Family Circus” comics, has passed away.  Her husband, Bil, created the comic and Thelma managed the business, in addition to providing inspiration and a whole bunch of children.  … Continue reading

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