Things I read while I drank coffee this morning (5.8)

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Basil and Baseline edition.

Basil of Baker Street

When Katzenberg requested a test screening of Walt Disney Animation Studios’ in-production 25th feature film, The Black Cauldron, what he saw was a disaster of such large proportions that it was possible that the animation studio would be gutted entirely.

Loved that movie.

How ‘The Great Mouse Detective’ Helped Save Disney Animation During Its Darkest Hour


Not sure how they kept going.



When I asked, Caleb Arata told me that his gauges are capable of registering the gaseous signature of a fart, though he discreetly declined to confirm or deny the presence of flatulence in the data.

Awesome quote, but this was a great and serious read.

The Hidden Air Pollution in Our Homes