Continue Reading Childhood Fandoms – Our Modern Fairy Tales

Childhood Fandoms – Our Modern Fairy Tales

Episode 126: The Fandoms that we embrace as children can shape how we see the world as adults and influence future generations.  On this episode, we discuss which fandoms have shaped us and those around us.  How Fandoms are like modern day Fairy Tales and how if we aren’t careful fandoms can keep us from seeing things as they are. In the News TGIF streaming on Hulu September 29th Superman’s mustache http://www.ign.com/articles/2017/07/31/justice-league-the-process-of-digitally-removing-henry-cavills-mustache-explained Frank Castle War Machine –  http://comicbook.com/marvel/2017/07/27/marvel-confirms-punisher-war-machine/ Joker Vs…

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/…