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Likely heroes: Brave, my book, and my kid

A bit late on weighing in on the buzz from a couple of weeks ago re: Disney’s makeover of Merida. Short version: gross. Slightly longer version: It’s really making me question whether I want to take my kid to any … Continue reading

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‘Brave’? Well, maybe a little

(Mild plot spoilers herein!) I’ve been looking forward to Brave since the day I heard the news that Pixar was finally going to have a female protagonist–something they’d never, in 20 years of making movies, done before. Parent company Disney, … Continue reading

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