Continue Reading Grandma’s Disneyfied Fairy Tales – Episode 109

Grandma’s Disneyfied Fairy Tales – Episode 109

With all of the live action retelling of classic Disney Fairy Tales on their way we take a minute to talk about fairy tales from our childhood that would make good movies.  We discuss what the “Original” version of a fairy tale is and whether our caregivers “Disneyfied” the stories that we grew up with.  The Fairy Tales that we talk about are The Boy and the North Wind (51:56) – http://www.feri.com/dawn/theboy.html The Twelve Dancing Princesses (56:28) – https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Twelve_Dancing_Princesses Momotaro (1:00:45) – http://etc.usf.edu/lit2go/72/japanese-fairy-tales/4845/momotaro-or-the-story-of-the-son-of-a-peach/…

Continue Reading Binge-Watch: How Netflix is like your Mother

Binge-Watch: How Netflix is like your Mother

For a long time we have had the ability to binge-watch TV shows, but really it has only been the past few years with the improvements to streaming services where society has made binge watching shows a social norm.  We go a little old school and talk about some of our first experiencing binge watching shows and then move on to more modern day experiences.  We talk about how the culture of binge watching has changed TV production, from Netflix…