Watched

Kristen Bell and Jimmy perform a live mashup of some of the best Disney sing-along tunes of all time, including “Into the Unknown” from Frozen 2.

Full list of songs featured below:

  • When You Wish Upon a Star
  • Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious
  • Heigh Ho
  • Bear Necessities
  • Under the Sea
  • A Part of Your World
  • Whole New World
  • Beauty and The Beast
  • Circle of Life/ Nants’ Ingonyama (intro)
  • Can You Feel the Love Tonight
  • Colors of the Wind
  • Do You Want to Build a Snowman
  • You’ve Got a Friend in Me
  • Remember Me
  • How Far I’ll Go
  • Into the Unknown
  • Let It Go
Watched

Set in a suburban fantasy world, Disney and Pixar’s “Onward” introduces two teenage elf brothers who embark on an extraordinary quest to discover if there is still a little magic left out there. Pixar Animation Studios’ all-new original feature film is directed by Dan Scanlon and produced by Kori Rae—the team behind “Monsters University.” “Onward” releases in theaters on March 6, 2020.

This fantastical film used the world of magic explore the world of regret, confidence and perception. It is another great Pixar story capturing transformation and the hero’s journey.

Liked Seductive Fascist Style (Versobooks.com)

Theodor Adorno remains one of the key sources for understanding the desire for Fascism, notably in his groundbreaking work The Authoritarian Personality. In this article Max L. Feldman reads Adorno’s writings on Fascism, alongside Disney’s 1991 film The Beauty and the Beast, to analyse the contemporary resurgence of the far-right and the enduring relevance of Adorno’s work.

Liked Walt Disney’s Public Domain Works by Ernie Smith (Tedium: The Dull Side of the Internet.)

To put it in modern terms: Walt Disney was a startup guy, and he followed the Elon Musk zero-sleep model of productivity. He was a busy innovator, willing to experiment on a wide number of business endeavors before he found his true calling as the co-creator of Mickey Mouse.