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Disney kills off the Fox name:
Conglomerate renames 20th Century Fox
Television and replaces iconic title card
that dates from the 1940s as it further
distances itself from the Murdoch empire

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Posted By: Ribicon, 8/11/2020 5:10:45 PM

The Walt Disney Company has purged the remaining Fox branding from assets it acquired in a 2017 deal, renaming 20th Century Fox Television as simply 20th Television. It comes as part of a larger rebrand for all of Disney's TV studios, with Fox 21 Television Studios renamed Touchstone Television and ABC Studios and subsidiary ABC Signature merging under the ABC Signature banner. The new 20th Television logo will debut in new seasons of The Simpsons, Family Guy, American Dad and Bob's Burgers, among others. The move appears to be aimed at limiting confusion of Disney's assets with Fox Corporation, which exists separately

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Brilliant; 20th Television. Courtesy of the same fine minds who devised Washington Football Team?

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Reply 1 - Posted by: JHHolliday 8/11/2020 5:23:24 PM (No. 506714)
Irrelevant to me. I don't watch or buy anything from Disney. I also have my own copy of 'Song of The South' if I want the 'good' Disney stuff.
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Reply 2 - Posted by: Goose 8/11/2020 5:28:49 PM (No. 506725)
Isn't this the 21st Century? Or did I miss a meeting?
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Reply 3 - Posted by: cjjeepercreeper 8/11/2020 5:39:25 PM (No. 506745)
You've been cancelled Fox!
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Reply 4 - Posted by: Omen55 8/11/2020 5:53:35 PM (No. 506769)
Disney is dead along with Walt.
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Reply 5 - Posted by: bad-hair 8/11/2020 5:59:30 PM (No. 506782)
So it's going to be 21st Century Flakes ?
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Reply 6 - Posted by: judy 8/11/2020 6:06:49 PM (No. 506789)
Walt Disney would be so disappointed....
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Reply 7 - Posted by: chance_232 8/11/2020 6:22:39 PM (No. 506807)
20th Television makes as much sense as 5th 3rd Bank. That said, the name 8snt relevant. Only its products matter.
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Reply 8 - Posted by: NYbob 8/11/2020 7:02:53 PM (No. 506838)
They should have gone with the timeless and more accurate - Snowflake. 20th Television is already old before it starts. I guess XX does make sense as it prompts you to add the final X.
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Reply 9 - Posted by: cor-vet 8/11/2020 8:01:17 PM (No. 506875)
Like poster#1, I have my own copy of 'Song f the South'. I also have 'Dumbo', 'Snow White' and all the real classics, before Disney became 'woke' some years back. Then there's 'Gone With the Wind' if I really feel anti-PC.
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Reply 10 - Posted by: MDConservative 8/11/2020 8:16:38 PM (No. 506889)
They're likely purging the public use of Fox News...is it 20th News now?
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Reply 11 - Posted by: BarryNo 8/11/2020 8:18:45 PM (No. 506890)
Don't really care, but if they"re renaming it anyway, why not '21st Century'? We're in a new millenia, for crying out loud. If you want to get rid of the 'Fox' go all the way and rebrand it. Disney has gotten incredibly lazy and stupid since they went 'Woke'.
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Reply 12 - Posted by: caljeepgirl 8/11/2020 11:27:36 PM (No. 507020)
Let's see, which one do I like best? "20th Television" or "Build Back Better" ? Tough choice!
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Reply 13 - Posted by: PChristopher 8/12/2020 12:14:36 AM (No. 507050)
Whoever came up with this idea must be related to the same guy who thought up New Coke.
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Reply 14 - Posted by: JunkYardDog 8/12/2020 12:50:14 AM (No. 507071)
Walt must be spinning in his grave.
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Reply 15 - Posted by: Trigger2 8/12/2020 3:05:04 AM (No. 507128)
Disney gives money to BLM and Antifa and demonrats, so who cares what they attempt to do by changing 20th Century Fox to some new trendy commie name?
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