Show Notes for “Don’t Call Me Cute”


Zootopia Squeaks (and Croaks, and Roars) Out Highest Opening Weekend on Disney’s Books” by Charles Bramesco, Vanity Fair

“How Disney’s Zootopia Gets Racism Wrong” by Nico Lang, Consequence of Sound

“‘Zootopia’: Disney’s Antidote to Donald Trump’s Racial Animus” by Melissa Leon, The Daily Beast

“Inside Secrets of Zootopia, the New Film From the Makers of Wreck-It Ralph by Germain Lussier, io9

“The Message in ‘Zootopia’ Came From Story & Character, Not Politics” by Peter Sciretta, /Film

“Struggling to talk to your kids about race and privilege? Disney’s ‘Zootopia’ has you covered” by Jeff Yang, Quartz


  1. “People Are People” by Depeche Mode, Some Great Reward (1984)
  2. “Bungle in the Jungle” by Jethro Tull, War Child (1974)