153 Kids Movies Revisited: The Secret of NIMH + Calhoun’s Disturbing Rodent Experiments
This week we revisit The Secret of NIMH, a movie that left Nichole with a sense of dread as a child, and then talk about the disturbing mouse and rat experiments that inspired the book that it was based on.
In This Episode
My malaise continues. Next week will be better!
Jokes in the Middle
Why did the mouse stay inside?
Who is Santa’s favorite pop star?
Links and Information
- Instagram Creates New Feature to Fight Animal Abuse (VegNews)
- SeaWorld Blackfish Lawsuit Now a Class Action (VegNews)
- Vegan Film ‘Eating Our Way To Extinction’ Will ‘Expose The True Cost Of Eating Animals’ (Plant Based News)
Research for the Episode
- 12 Facts About The Secret of NIMH (Mental Floss)
- The Doomed Mouse Utopia That Inspired the ‘Rats of NIMH’ (Atlas Obscura)