Re: [Videolib] I am guessing no libraries have copies of this ... Disneyfication

From: Randal Baier <rbaier@emich.edu>
Date: Mon Oct 26 2009 - 07:47:25 PDT

But wait .... there's more ...

What about bouncing Tigger and his glorious, uh, smile???

Certainly it makes one ponder Occam's Razor ... Let's not multiply beyond necessity. Or for that matter, SchrÁdinger's Cat? ... Alive and dead at once ... imagine that!

Randal "never heard of Baby Einstein before yesterday" Baier

----- Original Message -----
From: "Alex Peterson" <alex@mediaed.org>
To: videolib@lists.berkeley.edu
Sent: Monday, October 26, 2009 10:04:43 AM GMT -05:00 US/Canada Eastern
Subject: Re: [Videolib] I am guessing no libraries have copies of this

Actually, taking advantage of the refund means that you’re telling Disney that baby videos like Baby Einstein have no proven educational value.

http://www.commercialfreechildhood.org/factsheets/baby%20videos%20final.pdf

Alexandra Peterson | Marketing Coordinator

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From: videolib-bounces@lists.berkeley.edu [mailto:videolib-bounces@lists.berkeley.edu] On Behalf Of Shoaf,Judith P
Sent: Sunday, October 25, 2009 9:10 AM
To: videolib@lists.berkeley.edu
Subject: Re: [Videolib] I am guessing no libraries have copies of this

Well, if to get the refund you have to admit that your kid is not as smart as you had hoped, they may not get that many takers.

Judy

From: videolib-bounces@lists.berkeley.edu [videolib-bounces@lists.berkeley.edu] On Behalf Of Jessica Rosner [maddux2014@gmail.com]
Sent: Saturday, October 24, 2009 11:54 AM
To: videolib@lists.berkeley.edu
Subject: [Videolib] I am guessing no libraries have copies of this

but if you do I would get your refund.

http://www.nytimes.com/2009/10/24/education/24baby.html?_r=1&hp
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VIDEOLIB is intended to encourage the broad and lively discussion of issues relating to the selection, evaluation, acquisition,bibliographic control, preservation, and use of current and evolving video formats in libraries and related institutions. It is hoped that the list will serve as an effective working tool for video librarians, as well as a channel of communication between libraries,educational institutions, and video producers and distributors.
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