Tuesday, November 18, 2008

Free Willie

Today is the four hundredth anniversary of Steamboat Willie, the first Mickey Mouse cartoon.

I'd never seen it--actually pretty enjoyable. Also, more celebratory of animal cruelty than I'd have imagined.

Available here.

2 comments:

Jay Goodman Tamboli said...

Today is also the thirtieth anniversary of the Jonestown Massacre.

Micha Ghertner said...

80 years = 400 years?