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WTF!!! Disney wants to trademark "SEAL Team 6"

Discussion in 'Entertainment & Literature' started by Hopeful, May 17, 2011.

  1. Hopeful

    Hopeful New Member

    This is just completely wrong any way you look at it.

    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- The Walt Disney Co. has applied for a trademark on the name "Seal Team 6," the name of the unit of specially trained Navy SEALs that killed Osama bin Laden in a raid in Pakistan earlier this month. Three applications filed May 3 -- the day after the raid -- with the U.S. Patent and Trademark office by Disney Enterprises Inc. state an intention to use the mark for a range of products including entertainment and education services, clothing, toys, games and Christmas stockings

    WHDH-TV - Disney applies for 'Seal Team 6' trademark
  2. Mad-Dog24

    Mad-Dog24 MassCops Member

    Several years ago the Royal Canadian Mounted Police hooked up with Disney for all of their RCMP related projects/goods. Disney is one of the few companies that will go after you for infringement, no matter how big or small. Apparently the RCMP felt they were losing too much money through sales of bootleg shirts, hats, etc. I would hope the SEALS and the Navy would have final say in this.
  3. LGriffin

    LGriffin Always Watching

    It's no surprise that the giant rat will attempt to make a buck anywhere they can but now they're going to oversex these poor defenseless Seals and make them grow up way before their saw what happened to Brittany and
  4. HistoryHound

    HistoryHound Supporting Member

    Don't forget Miley............. Her life was completely normal before Disney :smug:
  5. OfficerObie59

    OfficerObie59 Public Trough Feeder

    Our military belongs to everyone, not to the corporate megante known for a cartoon mouse and a retarded dog.

    I hope this ends with the Fed Gov telling Disney to GFI.
  6. Hush

    Hush Moderator Staff Member

    Would think the Navy would have a better arguement of ownership, however...

    The new name is DEVGRU anyways, ST6 hasn't been used for decades.
  7. BrickCop

    BrickCop Subscribing Member

    How sad they want to whore money under the name of our military who risked their lives taking out the world's most wanted mass murdering terrorist.

    You don't see them clamoring to trademark The Salvation Army...gee I wonder why. Have they no shame?

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