Walt Disney’s disappearing cigarettes

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Walt Disney reportedly smoked three packs a day, so how come it’s so difficult to find a photo of Walt smoking when you’re walking around Disneyland or digging through the Disney Archives? The answer is simple: all of the cigarettes have been Photoshopped out.

In an effort to hide this habit from the children who visit Disneyland, the company began airbrushing out the cigarettes in Walt Disney portraits long ago, leaving many portraits of Disney doing a strange “two finger point” in their wake… More at Peta Pixel.

Good forward thinking from a company that thinks about such things. That’s why Disney is Disney I guess.



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