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Alan Dean Foster not getting book royalties from Disney

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Very sad to hear of the medical difficulties in Alan Dean’s family. Oh, Disney… Never trust massive corporations to do anything other than whatever makes them the most money.

Is there a petition for this?

“Remember, the Force will be with you. Always.”

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#DisneyMustPay is trending on Twitter right now, I didn’t expect that.

“Remember, the Force will be with you. Always.”

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Yeah, really glad to see this get real public support.

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That is low even for Disney.

I hope Alan Dean Foster rightly gets his royalties, and soon, along with a genuine apology.

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That gif is terrifying, but…an apt visual description of Disney’s behavior. I wish Alan Dean Foster the best and I hope he gets his due as soon as possible. If Disney gets away with this, then that will set a dangerous precedent for companies going forward.

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DuracellEnergizer said:

I instantly recognised that gif. It’s from a French film from 1907 called Le Cochon Danseur.

But yeah, Disney can all go eat a bag of cocks. I do hope he gets his royalties.

I’d love to see Disney go out of business one day. Greedy fucks.

Goddamnit.

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I’ve been happy with most of the Star Wars content to come out of the Disney era, but as a corporation they have some horrible, unethical business practices. These cases are typical of how they treat creators. Moreover they’re buying literally every successful film company or franchise and so much of their stuff is unoriginal. I can’t think of a bigger threat to art as we know it today.

“Remember, the Force will be with you. Always.”