FATHER: Disney Talking ‘Inside Out’ Doll Encourages Kids To Commit Suicide

Disney Pixar has a big hit on their hands with new animated flick, Inside Out, but a father is upset with one of the film’s spawned merchandise, the Sadness doll. The dad thinks the doll, who speaks several pre-recorded messages, may be encouraging suicidal thoughts and depression in young children and possibly in fragile adults alike.

Andrew Smith, 34, purchased the talking Sadness doll for his daughter, Reagan, 11, out of a collection of five which includes, Anger, Joy, Disgust, and Fear.

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After bringing the doll home, Smith was not happy with the “suicidal comments” that Sadness was spewing. Continue reading

Finding Nemo Sequel, Finding Dory, NEW DETAILS

Pixar has provided new details about upcoming Finding Nemo sequel, Finding Dory, compliments of animation honcho Jim Morris.

Back in the sequel will be talk show host, Ellen DeGeneres, funny man, Albert Brooks, Annie Hall star Diane Keaton and Ghostbusters, Eugene Levy.

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“The movie will be mostly set at the California Marine Biology Institute, a huge complex of sea life rehabilitation and aquarium, where Dory was born and raised,” Morris said. Continue reading

Steve Jobs Takes “Medical Leave” at Apple

Today, Apple’s board of directors granted Steve Jobs a medical leave of absence so he can focus on his health.

Jobs sent out an email to all Apple employees and said that he is still going to be CEO of Apple and he will still be involved in “major strategic decisions” for the company, but has asked Chief Operating Officer Tim Cook to be responsible for all of Apple’s day-to-day operations.

Jobs stated, “I have great confidence that Tim and the rest of the executive management team will do a terrific job executing the exciting plans we have in place for 2011. I love Apple so much and hope to be back as soon as I can.”

2 years ago, Jobs went on medical leave for a liver transplant. In 2004, Jobs had surgery to remove pancreatic cancer. People are worried that cancer has come back to him.

It is unknown how long Jobs will be on medical leave. This story is developing…