My Little Pony

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Bad News, My Little Bronies

Next year's convention will be the last, as fandom has apparently waned

(Newser) - The organizers of a convention dedicated to My Little Pony: Friendship Is Magic say next year will be their last, citing declining fandom activity among "bronies." "It's been a wild ride, but all rides end eventually," chairs Sheva Goldberg and Eliana Summers write in a... More »

School Bans Boy's My Little Pony Backpack

Says it's a 'trigger for bullying'

(Newser) - Another little boy is being bullied over his love for My Little Pony —but in this case, his school has taken controversial action. Grayson Bruce, 9, is no longer allowed to bring his My Little Pony backpack to his North Carolina elementary school, he and his mom, Noreen, tell... More »

Boy, 11, Attempts Suicide Over My Little Pony Bullying

Michael Morones may suffer life-long brain damage

(Newser) - An 11-year-old Raleigh, North Carolina, boy who attempted suicide did so after he was bullied over his affection for the My Little Pony cartoon . Michael Morones is "the kid that never walks. He dances everywhere," his mom tells ABC 11 . But on the evening of Jan. 23, overcome... More »

Hasbro Shuts My Little Pony Site, Man Fans Revolt

Grown men 'bronies' need their ponies

(Newser) - It's going to be harder to salivate over the precious hijinks of My Little Pony for a weird conglomeration of "Bronies" —men addicted to the exploits of the syrupy animals. Hasbro has shut down the website that offered downloads of My Little Pony cartoons, featuring the exploits... More »

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