Walt Disney

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Animation and theme park pioneer.

Technological innovator.

Drug-addled anti-communist witch hunter.

After a 1941 labor dispute, Disney hated unions. From that point on, he (maybe) began spying on Hollywood for the FBI. In 1947, he testified before the House Un-American Activities Committee, denouncing some of his former animators as communists.

In 50s, Disney produced educational films on the space program in collaboration with NASA/Nazi rocket designer Wernher von Braun.

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Disney (left) with von Braun

Urban legend suggests that Disney’s body was cryogenically preserved. Or it was just his head. Or not.

Another legend suggests that CalArts was constructed as a container for the cryogenically preserved head of Disney, which — like Baphomet — is kept in a sub-sub-level, waiting…

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