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Thoughts while Watching The Lion King

So last night, while the internet was down, I did something major: I watched The Lion King for the first time in my life.

Yes, yes, I know. How can a sane South African go almost 21 years without watching the biggest movie of all time?
I dunno, man - it just happened. We didn't watch it at school, my parents didn't buy it for me on VHS. Obviously I had mean friends, because they never invited me over to watch it at their houses... So I have been going by on the millions of pop culture references from the movie, and whenever someone mentioned it I would just laugh along politely.
Well, I finally decided to do something about that. So, here are some of the things going on in my mind while I watched The Lion King.

Oh, so the animals just have British and American accents - and we're okay with that?Simba is so dramatic - I can't even deal."betrothed, promised, efianced!" 'efianced'? Really?It's only clicking for me now that the Timon and Pumba show I w…