My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic is a children's fantasy television series created by Lauren Faust and is part of the My Little Pony franchise.

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Why do the Apples have such a strong accent?

Largely speaking, residents of Ponyville speak with a generic General American accent. Non-resident, cousin Babs Seed has a stereotypical New York accent. Rarity, who was born in Ponyville, speaks ...
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What is the significance of the background alicorns?

In Lesson Zero, Twilight worries about being sent back to Magic Kindergarten, and we see her daydream about a room full of foals teasing her: In the back row on the right, we have a filly with both ...
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If the ponies are vegetarian, why do they raise pigs?

From everything I've seen so far, the ponies seem to be herbivores. We never see them eat meat products of any kind. But the Apple family raises pigs in their farm (Season 3 Episode 10 "Spike at Your ...
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How much does Celestia know about Zecora?

Have the two - Princess Celestia and Zecora - ever met in the canon works? (comics including). I guess Princess Celestia might know of Zecora from Twilight's friendship reports, and possibly from Luna ...
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Do any of the other “Mane Six” have surnames?

By-and-large, surnames seem to be completely ignored in My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic - with two exceptions that I can think of: Mr. and Mrs. Cake The Apple Family, though none of this family ...
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How do pegasi move clouds in My Little Pony: Friendship in Magic? [closed]

In the television series My Little Pony: Friendship in Magic, pegasus ponies are shown to have the ability to move clouds on several occasions and also demonstrate the ability to incite rain, as seen ...
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What was Star Swirl the Bearded's spell *supposed* to do?

"From one to another, another to one. A mark of one's destiny singled out alone, fulfilled." — Star Swirl the Bearded's unfinished spell In Magical Mystery Cure, Princess Celestia sends ...
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Is there a king or queen of Equestria?

Typically, princes and princesses are the children of the king and queen. So far, we have seen princes and princesses in Equestria (Celestia, Luna, Blueblood, Cadence, Shining Armor) and saw ...
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Is it possible to suffer from frostbite and sunburn simultaneously?

In the most recent episode of My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic, Rarity makes the amusing claim that she has given the townsfolk both frostbite and sunburn both in rapid succession, due to her poor ...
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What does the Mirror Pool actually duplicate?

In My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic Season 3, Episode 3: Too Many Pinkie Pies, Pinkie Pie uses the Mirror Pool to make clones of herself so that she can have fun in multiple places simultaneously. ...
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On which episodes the Royal Wedding Castle Playset is based?

I got from an exclusive source that my daughter will get the Royal Wedding Castle Playset from Santa this year. She watch the french translation of the show, which is a season late compared to the ...
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Why does Spike eat gems in My Little Pony Friendship is Magic?

In My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic Spike is a Dragon that eat gemstones. Here's some proof for the distrustful: Maybe it's me that don't know a lot about the Dragons lore, but it's the first ...
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Are earth ponies represented in the government of Equestria?

It seems that while Equestria's government is ruled at the top as a monarchy/oligarchy by Princess Celestia (a pony with both a horn and wings) and Princess Luna (the same type of pony as Celestia). ...
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What does Derpy's cutie mark mean?

This is Derpy: As we know, in the MLP:FiM universe, cutie marks indicate a pony's special talent or individualizing feature. Derpy's is a bunch of bubbles. What does this cutie mark mean? Or, ...
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What is Big Macintosh wearing? Why is his tail short?

Here's an image of Big Macintosh: What does he have around his neck? Also, why is his tail short?
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What is the relative scale of the My Little Pony universe?

Quite simply, how do the people(?) and things in the MLP universe compare to real-world equivalents? Are the ponies the size of people, or RL ponies? Or smaller/bigger? How about things like trees or ...
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Are all Alicorns Royal?

All the Princess' in the My Little Pony, Friendship is Magic series have both wings and a horn. Is this a trend, or a coincidence? I suppose I want to know, which one implies the other? Are they royal ...
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Why didn't Twilight notice the cause of her friends changes sooner?

In A Return to Harmony, for the vast majority of the time that the rest of the Mane 6 are greyish, Twilight seems to not notice and think they've just had a change of heart somehow. This being in the ...
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How powerful is Twilight Sparkle?

Over the course of season one it seemed as though Twilights repertoire of magic was rather narrow, but as season two has progressed she has gained more and more magical power. She can perform time and ...
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What kind of authority does Rainbow Dash have?

In Hurricane Fluttershy, Rainbow Dash takes charge of the Pegasi of Ponyville to lift water for Cloudsdale. Does she have some sort of official command, or is she just taking charge of her own accord? ...
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Can goats talk?

The Goats in Putting Your Hoof Down are clearly sentient, but they don't speak. Are they able to talk or are they just quiet?
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Do mules or hinnies exist?

In My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic we see numerous types of creatures: ponies (obviously), zebras, buffalo, sheep, donkeys, dragons, as well as numerous woodland and farm creatures such as ...
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Are only hoofed creatures sentient?

In My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic I've noticed that creatures such as ponies, buffalo, and sheep will speak, while rabbits and other woodland creatures make vaguely intelligible chirping/babbling ...
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How long is a pony year/season?

As we see in the MLP universe the ponies themselves have control over when seasons change (via Winter Wrap Up, Fall Run, etc) so there is no natural reason for seasons to change. Is there any ...
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When is the Grand Galloping Gala?

In My Little Pony: Firendship is magic, one of the events in the year is the Grand Galloping Gala. In another question someone mentioned that the GGG occured between 'Christmas' and 'Valentines'. Is ...
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Why does Rainbow Dash refer to herself as a billy? [closed]

In the episode Sonic Rainboom, right near the start you hear Rainbow Dash refer to herself as a 'Billy'? The only reference I can find to this is a 'male goat'. Why would she say that?
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Why do the Cutie Mark Crusaders live with their sisters instead of their parents?

In My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic, the Cutie Mark Crusaders (i.e. Scootaloo, Sweetie Belle, and Applebloom) apparently live with their big sisters (i.e. Rainbow Dash, Rarity, and Applejack). ...
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Pony ages in My Little Pony: Friendship Is Magic

What is the actual age of the following ponies: Twilight Sparkle Pinkie Pie Rarity Apple Jack Rainbow Dash Fluttershy Princess Luna Princess Celestia Granny Smith So let's add some constraints: ...
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Is “My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic” canon with Star Trek?

Inspired by the various answers and questions about ET and Star Wars based on a cameo, I wanted to know is Star Trek and My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic in the same Multiverse? Now before you go ...
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What's the explanation for Luna's change in appearance?

At the end of the 2-part first season opener, Friendship Is Magic, Nightmare Moon is turned into Luna. Her appearance as Luna is like any of the other regular ponies. In the season 2 episode Lesson ...