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  1. Hong Kong Halloween; Crazy Aussie Buzzsaw Ride; Georgia Aquarium; South Korea

    by , 09-23-2011 at 08:00 PM

    As I worked on this week's Weekend Update over the past few nights, there was a definite chill in the air in Oceanside. Tonight I'm putting the finishing touches on the Update sitting in my hotel room in Fresno with the air conditioning cranked up to "high". It's 99 degrees outside and the local news is reporting that high school football games are ...

    Updated 09-24-2011 at 08:56 AM by Weekend Update

  2. Take A Shower

    by , 09-23-2011 at 05:33 AM
    Months ago I fired the contractor that I hired to remodel my attic. Long story short, I ended up with a new contractor who is actually a friend and business acquaintance of the first contractor. At first I didn't know what to think. Lately, things are starting to look up.

    Yesterday, as the drywallers were finishing up their work, my new contractor arrived at my house. His goal was to finish up the plumbing work in the attic. I figured he'd arrive with another man who he would ...
  3. AVATAR announced, Aloha Alauni, Disneyland projects & California Adventure progress

    by , 09-23-2011 at 03:57 AM
    Hello Dateline Disneylanders! Thanks for joining us with this special Friday edition of Dateline Disneyland. We'll be taking a different approach today as we cover the announcement of the new AVATAR-themed expansion at Walt Disney World's Animal Kingdom theme park and the opening of Aulani, Disney's new timeshare property in Hawaii. Also in today's column, we'll take a look at our ever-popular Project Trackers here on MiceChat where we track the progress on various projects underway at the Disneyland ...
  4. The World Famous Jungle Cruise

    by , 09-23-2011 at 12:46 AM

    The Jungle Cruise is one of the classic Disney attractions beloved (or, if you don't like the jokes, bemoaned!) by people everywhere. Its combination of exotic travel and zany humor makes it memorable for those who dare to embark.

    Unlike most of the other attractions that opened with Disneyland back in 1955, the Jungle Cruise was one of the few NOT ...

    Updated 09-26-2011 at 04:46 AM by The 626

  5. Epcot, The Engineering Of An American Adventure

    by , 09-22-2011 at 02:15 AM

    One of my favorite attractions in all of Walt Disney World is The American Adventure inside of the United States pavilion at Epcot.

    The American Adventure was originally planned for a different location within Epcot. The first location was right between Future World and the World Showcase in a modern structure described by Disney ďas a sleek contemporary edifice, ...