Via Sociological Images, where the wise commenters note that the three most recent princesses are excluded. Pocahontas, Mulan and Giselle — and upcoming princess Tiana — are redeemed despite their character assets (which are debatable once Disneyfied) in part because of their ever present animal companions?
I’ve watched my share of Disney movies, but I’ve never trained a critical eye on this animal companion business. From now on, whenever I need to do something really important, like ace a job interview or make a great impression at the next conference, I’m going to look to my housebears for some magical! cat! action!
The least they could do is dress me for the office Christmas party.