Need help remembering the name of a cartoon

Discussion in 'Random Ramblings' started by winstonsgrrrl, Dec 14, 2009.

  1. winstonsgrrrl

    winstonsgrrrl Out Of The Brooder

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    What is the name of the old Disney cartoon that is now discontinued due to racism? I think it has Uncle Remus in it or something. Thanks!
     
  2. Southernbelle

    Southernbelle Gone Broody

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    Tar Baby (I think)

    It's a story by Uncle Remus about Brer Rabbit outwitting Brer Fox and Brer Bear. Right?

    ETA: I googled Tar Baby - that was the name of the original Story. According to Wikipedia the Disney film was Song of the South.
     
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  3. chickensioux

    chickensioux Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Song of the South?
     
  4. saddina

    saddina Internally Deranged

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    Quote:Correct.
     
  5. Goose and Fig

    Goose and Fig Grateful Geese

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    Zip a dee doo da!

    I remember that- wasn't it a segment of a bigger movie? Was Song of the South the movie title?

    I guess it was- just looked it up. We always called it the "Zip a dee do da movie"
     
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  6. saddina

    saddina Internally Deranged

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    yep, the "how do you do" song was in there too....

    "pretty good sho' as yer born"
     
  7. michickenwrangler

    michickenwrangler To Finish Is To Win

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    When I went to Disney World last spring, I was thumbing through a book in a store about the history of Disney rides. The Splash Mountain ride is the whole Brer Rabbit thing and Disney faced a lot of opposition to the theme of the ride. They had to change "tar baby" to a honey pot because of the former racial slur. God forbid we remember a unique subculture from our past!
     
  8. mom'sfolly

    mom'sfolly Overrun With Chickens

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    Where I come from, honey pot doesn't always have the nicest conotatations either. Not racial, but the honey pot comes around to clean out privies......
     

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