Tag Archives: Mickey Mouse

Will Disney’s Copyright on Mickey Mouse Ever Expire?

Fifteen years ago Congress passed a 20 year extension of copyright in the USA. The Sonny Bono Copyright Extension Act was also known as the Mickey Mouse Copyright Extension as The Walt Disney Company’s desire to keep Mickey Mouse protected … Continue reading

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Magic Kingdom Meet & Greet Adds Extra Magic with Talking Mickey Mouse

Disney has been working on their “living character” initiative for over a dozen years. My first encounter with the technology was with an interactive Stitch in Disneyland’s Tomorrowland. Since then there has been Lucky the Dinosaur, Turtle Talk with Crush, … Continue reading

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Mickey Mouse Animated Short “‘O Sole Minnie” Just Released

The latest Mickey Mouse Animated Short “‘O Sole Minnie” was just released by Disney. It features a wonderful story of Mickey Mouse courtship of Minnie Mouse in the beautiful Venice Italy. Plus there are a couple surprise cameos to keep … Continue reading

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New Mickey Mouse Animated Shorts

There are now 11 of the new Paul Rudish directed Mickey Mouse animated shorts available on YouTube. There will be 19 in the new series. So we have eight more to go. I really loved “Ghoul Friend” (Goofy Ghoul concept … Continue reading

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T-Shirt Trouble, Sort of

Followers of this blog know that I keep an eye out for any new t-shirts Disney sells at the parks. They’ve actually been pretty good about releasing humorous or trendy graphics on a regular basis. Summer has always been a … Continue reading

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