August 2, 1987

On THIS DAY IN in 1987 the 50 year old Disney film “Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs” was re-released. The Disney Company originally thought about renaming the Dwarfs to Pepsi, Doritoes, Mickey D, Claritin, Tylenol, Midol and Dr. Pepper, but the ghost of Walt Disney appeared before the Board and quietly convinced them to leave the names alone.

About Joel Byers

Born in North Georgia and educated at some very fine public institutions. Real education started after graduating from college and then getting married and raising two boys. Has the ability to see the funny and absurd in most things and will always remark on it, even if it means getting the stink-eye from his victims.
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