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Star Wars News: Are you OT or PT?

August 26, 2016 at 12:58 am | No Comments

This week we take a look at a big cultural divide in Star Wars fandom, try to figure out if the Space Monkey is a real thing and see where they moved the bathroom entrance…

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Knotts Scary Farm Mazes Announced and Expansion for Soak City

August 25, 2016 at 10:24 pm | No Comments

The season of scares is upon us once again and Knott’s has announced their Halloween Haunt lineup for 2016. But there’s so much more news coming out of Knott’s Berry Farm today, including a big…

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Yesterland: Aladdin’s Royal Caravan

August 25, 2016 at 1:36 pm | No Comments

Think of Main Street, U.S.A. as the main street of Agrabah. The cymbals crash! Aladdin’s Royal Caravan approaches. To the tune of “Prince Ali,” you’re treated to a very clever spectacle as the disguised “street…

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Fab News: Amok, Amok, Amok and More!

August 25, 2016 at 3:00 am | No Comments

Hello Fabanistas! I’d like to start by thanking you all for the kind words, calls, emails and donations after Tuesday’s article. This has been a scary time for me and it really helps to know…

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Dateline Disney World – Disney Springs Photo Update

August 24, 2016 at 3:00 am | No Comments

Hello, and welcome to Dateline Disney World! This week, we’re heading to Disney Springs to see what’s going on at one of the newest areas of the Walt Disney World Resort. But first, the news:…

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Disney News Round Up: Diamonds are not forever

August 24, 2016 at 1:08 am | No Comments

Welcome to the MiceChat News Round Up! With only a couple weeks left in Disneyland’s Diamond celebration, it’s your last chance to enjoy all the 60th anniversary spectaculars and entertainment.With these offerings “ glowing away”,…

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Fab News: Back in the Saddle

August 23, 2016 at 7:47 am | No Comments

Hey there, Hi there, Ho there! I’m so happy to be with you today. It’s been a scary roller coaster week since I last saw you. Before you read on, I warn you that I’m…

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Celebrating National Rollercoaster Day with the Coaster Crusade at Busch Gardens Tampa and SeaWorld Orlando

August 23, 2016 at 12:59 am | No Comments

Last Tuesday, August 16, was National Rollercoaster Day. What better way to celebrate than by riding the world-class roller coasters at Busch Gardens Tampa and SeaWorld Orlando! I was invited by the parks to take…

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Disneyland Photo Update: Summer is out, Halloween is in

August 22, 2016 at 3:00 am | No Comments

It’s hard to believe but summer is coming to a rapid end. In this week’s Update we’ll show you what’s going on with current projects, events and fun stuff at the Disneyland Resort in California!…

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Mousetalgia Podcast 409: Cosplay and Halloween Time prep

August 21, 2016 at 11:45 pm | No Comments

It’s never to early to start planning for Halloween as far as Disneyland is concerned, so Team Mousetalgia gets the ball rolling with some Disneyland Resort updates. Mickey’s Halloween Party tickets are on sale and…

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The Sweep Spot # 189 History of the Stores in Tomorrowland

August 21, 2016 at 12:51 am | No Comments

In this episode we talk about the different stores over the years in Tomorrowland. This is an interesting look into what used to be in Tomorrowland. Plus we have the latest in Disneyland Resort Current…

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Theme Park Princess – A Parody Video from Fake Theme Park

August 20, 2016 at 3:00 am | No Comments

Disclaimer: Fake Theme Park is a parody/satire social media account, poking fun at all things theme park. I was contacted by Fake Theme Park with the opportunity to interview CEO Murph Gantly and Princess Peppercorn…

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Star Wars News: Trailers, Cantinas and Disneyland Star Wars Land Construction

August 19, 2016 at 2:37 am | No Comments

This week we’re going to take a look at the reactions to the new Rogue One trailer, take a look inside the editing bay for Episode VIII and see what exactly is going on with…

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Yesterland: Antique Auto Ride at Knott’s Berry Farm

August 18, 2016 at 12:43 pm | No Comments

Yesterland takes you on the Antique Auto Ride at Yester Knott’s Berry Farm. The electric cars run along a center rail, so there’s no need to steer. The track winds through a contoured, landscaped setting…

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Fab News: MiceChat Knott’s Haunt Event, Destination D & SOS

August 18, 2016 at 1:14 am | No Comments

Greetings dear MiceChatters. If things look a bit different in this column today, it’s because our dear Shelly is suffering from some painful medical issues and is on a short break from writing. Please keep…

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Magic Kingdom News and Photos

August 17, 2016 at 3:00 am | No Comments

Hello, and welcome to Dateline Disney World! This week, we are heading to the Magic Kingdom bright and early to check out what’s happening at the park. But first, a bit of news from around…

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Disney News Round Up: Lights on Indiana Jones and More

August 17, 2016 at 2:00 am | No Comments

Welcome to the MiceChat News Round Up! Welcome to the Round up for this week! Did you know that on this day back in 1955, Disneyland’s Dumbo Flying Elephants opened in Fantasyland on the very…

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National Roller Coaster Day – What’s The Best Disney Coaster?

August 16, 2016 at 12:01 pm | No Comments

It’s National Roller Coaster Day (yes, that’s a thing)! In honor of this most auspicious day, we want to know what the best Disney coaster is. There are a lot of Disney parks and a…

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Disneyland Photo Update: Cha, Cha, Changes…

August 15, 2016 at 3:00 am | No Comments

Like lines from the Bible, this text has been quoted a lot lately: “Disneyland will never be completed. It will continue to grow as long as there is imagination left in the world.” – Walt…

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Mousetalgia Podcast 408: Disney animation history books

August 15, 2016 at 1:01 am | No Comments

This week, Mousetalgia is pleased to speak with two authors of important upcoming books about Disney animation history. Daniel Kothenschulte, editor of the 620+ page “The Walt Disney Film Archives: The Animated Movies 1921-1968″, joins…