11 Magical Stories About Mickey Mouse!

| Right | November 18, 2020

Dear readers,

Today is Mickey Mouse’s birthday! That’s right, the world’s most famous mouse first appeared on screens in Steamboat Willie on this day in 1928. He became synonymous with the Disney brand, and now he has been warming hearts and defeating the Heartless for almost a century.

In honor of this auspicious occasion, we’re celebrating with 11 warm and fuzzy stories from our archives about Mickey and his friends and the happiest and most magical places on earth!

 

Keeping Manners Fast Effective – In this roundup, even the customers are magical!

Flee Or Flea – Hits from the comments: “I love the way children look at the world through such unfiltered eyes. God bless ’em… every one of ’em.”

It’s A Small, Small World, But Not That Small – Awww. This kid has a great attitude.

A Long-Lost Little Brother! – Twins come in all shapes and sizes! At Disney, anyway…

Two Goofi – Since “Mouse” is a last name, “Mouses” is correct. You’re welcome.

The Happiest ID On Earth – Disney magic spreads far beyond the parks’ borders.

Some Day My Principle Will Come – Full disclosure: I was in my twenties the first time I visited a Disney park, and when I met Winnie-the-Pooh, I cried like a little kid.

It’s Wingardium Levio-saah! – This one’s sort of Disney-adjacent, but it’s extra magical!

Dan’s About To Move To Albuquerque – Hits from the comments (and Weird Al): “Now I’m laughin’ at my own jokes but I’m cryin’ inside, ‘Cause I’m workin’ on the Jungle Cruise ride”

Totally Dory-ble, Part 2 – Just keep swimming! With your waterlogged stuffed fins…

How To Make Proposals Ring True – I promise that this story is super cute!

 

We hope you enjoyed this roundup about Mickey Mouse! Want to send in your own story? Submit your story here!


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