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    Analyzing the Disney Villains: The Ringmaster (Dumbo)

    THE RINGMASTER Origin: Dumbo (1941) I didn’t think I could do an entry for Dumbo. Then I read that he’s a villain in Disney’s Villain Revenge, so that means I gotta evaluate him, I guess. Who knew? I’d have thought it’d be the red-haired bully. I still can’t watch the movie without wanting to shove a broomstick up his ass. Motivation: A bruised ego. The existence of a big-eared elephant makes his circus go wonky. He can’t show Dumbo in the elephant’s tent — that causes too much trouble. So he’s not only down one elephant, but two. Got to make money off this somehow, so he uses Dumbo as…