There’s something slightly unnerving about Disney-obsessed adults. At a certain point it gets weird idolizing a bunch of cartoons with dead moms and evil after them, no matter how pretty they are. But we’ve all known (and maybe even enjoyed) someone like this and thanks to Etsy shop Lover Dover’s Clothing, you can now feed their… More »
Whitney Avalon has released another of her viral princess rap battles, and this time, Sarah Michelle Gellar makes an appearance as Cinderella to duel it out with Avalon’s Belle. Princesses rap battling sounds like the most unappealing concept on the planet, but this video has over two million views so what do I know? Clearly Avalon’s doing… More »
Uhhhh … why did no one tell me until now that Disney hosts themed running events? Racked posted a very informational article about Disney’s Princess Run and other Disney-themed running events today, and honestly, I feel deprived. You have all been remiss. What the hell.
So, the rundown: Disney hosts a marathon and… More »
Many little kids, at one point or another, have wanted to be a Disney Princess. We grew up watching Belle, Ariel, Jasmine, Mulan and others teach us that it’s okay to be brave, strong-willed, vulnerable and fiercely independent, and as the times have changed, the brand’s Princesses have adapted to become more culturally diverse. But… More »
I think every feminist who grew up loving “The Little Mermaid” has that moment when it hits you: Ariel literally gave up her voice for a man. Then you start thinking about the gender dynamics in all your other favorite childhood movies, and pretty soon your Disney obsession has crashed down around you, a pile… More »
Disney princesses are a very specific breed of (cartoon) women, something akin to a casting session for “The Bachelor.” Tall, skinny, long-hair, conventionally beautiful. In other woods, despite the company’s attempt to diversify their movies in recent years, Disney princesses are not even remotely reflective of women in the real world.
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I’m not usually one to go crazy for Disney Princesses or novelty lingerie (unless it involves Ninja Turtles), but I have to say, I’m unexpectedly smitten with these Disney Princess bra and panties sets from Japan. They totally capture the spirit of each princess, but in a sexy, modern way. Like, if I… More »
Now that Disney has purchased LucasFilm, Princess Leia has got to get with the program on that whole Disney princess thing. Lucky for Leia, the other Disney princesses are all happy to teach her how to be a pretty, pretty princess and wait quietly by until her prince comes to save her. In song, of… More »
You know what little girls don’t have enough of? PRINCESSES. The scarcity of doe-eyes, glass slippers, and pink frilly dresses is truly criminal. But children need not suffer anymore: Disney is introducing a new princess marketed towards two- to seven-year-olds. “Sofia The First,” a red-haired princess in an elegant purple gown, is getting her own… More »
Princess Ke$ha’s critter crew customizes her into a bag lady in this (NSFW because of the salty language) Funny or Die video. Bippity boppity boo! That’s the kind of Disney princess I can get into! And now I have her song stuck in my head. [Funny or Die] … More »
A new heroine, Ponyo, will be making her debut on American screens on August 14. The film made a whopping $165 million in Japan, where it was originally produced, and won the Japanese Academy’s award for best animation film and best score. … More »