• fun fact #2254
John Lasseter, one of the three founding fathers of Pixar,
was fired from Disney for trying to create three
dimensional cartoon images. Lucasfilm hired him promptly
afterwards for being innovative. Disney would later buy
both Lucasfilms and Pixar for billions of dollars.
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    • Disney when John Lasseter drew a cube:
      JNichs095 22 jul
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    • And then Disney threw 80% of the Star Wars universe in the trash and gave the next three movies to a bunch of woke idiots
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    • If you beat them join em
      Factgod 21 jul
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    • You couldn't live with your failure. So where does that bring you? Back to me.
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    • And now Disney is a shit cesspool
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    • So he was fired from Pixar- which this post implies hadn't been purchased by disney yet- BY Disney- and then was hired on to Lucasfilm before the company that fired him owned the company he worked for?
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    • zerosober 22 jul
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    • DISNEY SUCKS HORSE COCK
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    • John Lasseter was fired recently because of sexual harassment retard
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    • No, he was fired for sexually harassing 2 of the women that worked at Pixar. He is a piece of shit human being that should be in prison. I do like his movies tho
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    • You could not live with your own failure. Where did that bring you?
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    • Other than Mickey Mouse and shitty sitcoms, does Disney have anything that was fully their original idea?
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    • "Fires him again"
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    • And then lasseter got a little too handsy
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    • Disney: “I’m playing both sides so I always win”
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    • Disney: “It needs to be flat!”
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    • Fuck Disney
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    • Ifunny commenters: "Omg Disney is an evil megacorp and we need to open our eyes and do something about it" Also Ifunny commenters when incredible 2 got released and they saw Mrs Incredbles dump truck ass:
      Jewelia 23 jul
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    • John Lasseter is a mastermind in story telling. Amazing man
      ImMeta 23 jul
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    • Fuck Disney
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    • MONO-poly
      MartinasC 23 jul
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    • That’s not why they fired him. He was let go because Disney was going bankrupt back in the 80s
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    • Disney is disgusting
      dumb_btch 22 jul
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    • I thought he was fired for sexual allegations
      TriTex 22 jul
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    • Then Lasseter fucking took over all of the animation production for both Pixar and Disney LIKE A CHAD
      Numbuh_2 23 jul
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    • Ironic
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    • Wait Pixar didn’t always belong to Disney?
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    • And when the businesses were bought the franchises went down the drain with Disney.
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    • Disney loves to throw away money
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    • Then Disney Kicked Lasseter out because someone accused him of sexual harassment. This guy? Seriously doesn't look the part
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    • Anti-trust, anyone?
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    • How the fuck do you fire a fucking founder of a big-ass company for trying to make 3D cartoons. Disney was shit, even then.
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    • Fuck Disney
      Drymir 22 jul
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    • Honestly Disney is absolutely shit. I will not condone anything they make from here on out, I know I don’t have any impact but maybe more people will follow plus it just makes me feel better lmao
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    • Why there only 4 comments?
      Leigh04 22 jul
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    • Boy do I not like Star wars
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    • Yall just keep pretending Disney owning everything but anime is a good thing.
      Zenith12 25 jul
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    • Idk why Kathleen Kennedy did so bad with Star Wars. Her name is in some amazing movies, and it seemed like she worked by Spielberg for so long, so it’s amazing to see that she learned nothing the second she got on her own.
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    • God please explain
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    • This post literally doesn’t make sense
      Fartass 25 jul
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    • Fuck Disney
      __DMT__ 25 jul
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    • Weren’t we super against monopolization during 30s-70s? What happened? Why is Disney allowed to make every other streaming service their bitch?
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    • If you can’t beat them buy em
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    • Once this Epstein case reaches light, Disney would be exposed for their involvement and hopefully bankrupt and die
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    • Imagine getting fired for adding a new dimension to a drawing
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    • Actually he got fired for sexually assaulting an intern
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    • It's not like they missed out. They'll make back ever last dime and then some
      mrkuno 24 jul
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    • Lasseter: "Just when I thought I was out, they pulled me back in."
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    • Well first lucasfilm sold Pixar to Steve Jobs as they were almost broke and then a decade later Pixar partnered with Disney from toy story through the incredibles and then was fully bought out
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    • Disney will always be pathetic
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    • Disney is corrupt and is apart of the governments plan for brainwashing but hey that unbelievable its not like the is government didnt help pay for the seap lands for walt disney using fake accounts and it totallg not apart of project mocking bird
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    • Disney is a little bitch
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    • If you haven't seen Strange Magic by Lucafilms you're missing out.
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    • Fuck.
      Lyve 23 jul
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    • Hehehe monopoly
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    • How the turntables
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    • Fuck that guy.
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    • And ruin both of them.
      MrTrippee 23 jul
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    • And fire his ass again
      meme60 23 jul
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    • This isn’t entirely true. But okay.
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    • Kind of an oversimplification.
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    • The N@zis always were late to the party. No pun intended
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    • You Get What You Fucking Deserve
      fatdoggo 23 jul
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    • This sounds false. Lasseter worked for Pixar when Steve Jobs bought it. Then, when Disney bought Pixar he became head of animation. Then he was fired for sexual harassment.
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    • That’s because Michael Eisner wanted to just buy any studio that could compete with Disney
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    • Lucas is rich af now
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    • Disney is disgusting. They haven't produced a good movie since cars.
      flexst 23 jul
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    • Nice second (ballon) chin, boyo.
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    • Been to his house before he was fired for sexual allegations in 2018
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    • Those who fear the future will soon be left in the past
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    • What the hell happened to our antitrust laws? I feel like the Fed should be knocking on Disney's door sooner or later
      notMellow 23 jul
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    • Just to fire his ass
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    • Ironic since walt disney was fired from a job because they thought his ideas were stupid
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    • And they still fail to make anything worth watching
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    • And then Disney burned down their original creations and pissed on the ashes
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    • Doesn’t that mean that Disney was more successful
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    • He wasn’t fired for trying to make 3D cartoons. I don’t know what the real reason is but no one gets fired for that
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    • And then John Lasseter was fired again for sexually harassing people
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    • How about instead of rovulting against the police we revolt against disney
      Notzee 22 jul
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    • Your fired again
      CMVikings 22 jul
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    • The moral of the story is you dont have any problems if you have alot of money.
      wattsbolt 22 jul
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    • If you can't beat em...buy em
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    • John lasseter, George Lucas, and Steve Jobs
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    • That’s not even close to what happened to him while at Pixar
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    • Ok? This is not a wtf fun fact
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    • This is not true lol
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    • No one believes in you untill you make it.
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    • One day, one day better people will run Disney. One day, we might even see a better remake of the sequels
      ManlySoup 22 jul
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    • Disney is the apple of the entertainment world.
      eregan73 22 jul
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    • Disney is like a spoiled child with a ton of fancy toys, all of which they have no idea how they work, so they just mash them together and make stupid noises
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    • And then fire gorge Lucas and make the worst trilogy known to man
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    • And then destroy them both
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    • Disney as a company is a cancer
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    • This just shows that at a certain point you don't have to be innovative, as long as you're rich
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    • TO CLARIFY: John Lasseter first worked for Disney and was fired, then hired by Lucasfilm to their 3D animation division (the 3D animation division of Lucasfilm would BECOME Pixar after being sold to Steve Jobs). Then Lucasfilm (and Pixar) were bought by Disney many years later.
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    • Both of them are fucking retards for selling out to Disney. No amount of money from them would ever make me sell my work to them if I were in that position. Simply bc I hate them so much for fucking everything up they touch. I wanna look in their eye and tell them nothing they have is good enough.
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    • He was also a serial sexual harasser to his female employees.
      Celiz_33 22 jul
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    • Yeah, the "John Lasseter" whose name appears at the end of countelss films
      MlemFox 22 jul
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