Disney brings back an original-Oswald the lucky rabbit

Discussion in 'Disney Rumors and News' started by crazy4wdw, Apr 2, 2007.

  1. crazy4wdw

    crazy4wdw Co-Moderator, Restaurant Board Moderator

    Jan 3, 2001
    Disney brings back an original

  2. DisInsider

    DisInsider Earning My Ears

    Mar 7, 2006
    I love how it says Disney/ABC traded Al Michaels for the rights to Oswald. I don't get it. Sure Oswald was Walt's first commercial creation, but that doesn't necessarily mean it was a hit, or even popular. If Oswald, the lucky rabbit was a success, wouldn't Universal have continued creating the shorts without Disney?

    I certainly hope this doesn't mean we will see new cartoons featuring this character. This would be the worst possible way to dishonor Walt Disney. After all, it was he who said, "I hope the people never lose sight of one thing. That it was all started by a mouse." The best thing Disney could do with the rights to Oswald would be to lock it up in the vault with "Song of the South" and throw away the key.
  3. jimmytammy

    jimmytammy <font color=purple>Swivel, it's a hard habit to br

    May 27, 2002
    Always wanted to see Oswald, since Walt had something to do with him.

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