History[ edit ] Early history — [ edit ] Showtime launched on July 1, on Times-Mirror Cable systems in Escondido , Long Beach and Palos Verdes , California through the conversion of 10, subscribers of the previous Channel One franchise. The following week on July 8, Showtime launched on Viacom Cablevision's system in Dublin, California ;  the channel was originally owned by Viacom. By the end of its first year on the air, Showtime had a total of 55, subscribers nationwide. The three companies officially announced their agreement in principle to acquire interests in TMC on November 11,
The message will go over little kids heads, but it's fun enough for them to enjoy regardless. Nothing terrible in my opinion. Disney challenges the traditional gender "norms" they created for their princess by historically portraying princesses as being in need of male rescue by having the princesses ultimately save a major characters life on their own. In my opinion, not a bad thing,others may disagree.