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Disney’s First Black Princess Obama, In Pictures

by | 9th, November 2009

a4 A YEAR after the election of Barack Obama, Disneyland officially inaugurated its first black princess with the debut of Tiana’s Showboat Jubilee! starring Princess Tiana from the new animated feature, The Princess and The Frog.

Anorak’s Man In A Furry Suit in LA was there:

SINGING and dancing and performing from the Mark Twain riverboat along the Rivers of America and culminating in a second line march into New Orleans Square, the spectacle is, as the daily program, promises, a toe tappin,’ hand-clappin’ riverboat extravaganza that veers perilously and surprisingly toward the coonin’ and buffoonin’ of another era and a Showboat of another era.

The actress lip-synching to the recorded tracks plays it broad way broad, and the happy shining stereotypes, including a gravel-throated crocodile trumpeter named Louis are in

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