Tag Archives: Donald Duck

Spike the Bee
ANIMATION ANECDOTES
May 8, 2020 posted by Jim Korkis

Spike the Bee

Spike the Bee is an appealing little character who appeared in a supporting role in several Disney animated shorts released during the 1950s. Here’s his story.

The Unlucky Duck
The Other Disney Cartoons
March 30, 2020 posted by JB Kaufman

The Unlucky Duck

The Disney writers saddled Donald with a particular affliction: he was prone to bad luck. In fact, Bill Cottrell suggested to Walt Disney that Donald’s “birthday” could be celebrated on Friday the 13th.