Friday, September 28, 2007
A. A. Milne, who wrote Winnie the Pooh, set his stories in and around a village, named Hartfield, which is in East Sussex, southern England.Winnie the Pooh was first conceived when a soldier, Harry Colebourn, adopted and brought a black bear cub to England from Winnipeg, Canada, after its mother had been killed by hunters He bought the bear from the hunter which killed its mother, and took it to
Saturday, September 22, 2007
Winnie The Pooh and Tigger TooIn this 1974 Academy Award® nominee for Best Animated Short, Tigger sings, "The wonderful thing about Tiggers is Tiggers are wonderful things." Unfortunately, Tigger's "bouncing, trouncing, and flouncing" is driving Pooh and everyone in the Hundred Acre Wood crazy! But it doesn't take them long before they realize bouncing is one of the wonderful things about
Wednesday, September 19, 2007
Winnie the pooh picturesToday is Winnie the Pooh Day so the lovable animated bearWhile Pooh Bear hasn't aged a bit since we met him, he is officially 82-years-old having first been sketched in A. A. Milne's book in 1926. Maybe that's why he has always seemed so wise.Friends constantly look to him for help and Pooh's always willing to lend a hand asking only for a good dose of honey in return.