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You’ve Got To Be Kidding: Side Effects May Occur

You've Got To Be Kidding is parody. Allow yourself a chuckle or two and enjoy today's edition. You might just help a friend or family member solve a serious medical condition. Is the thrill gone? Are you finding it harder and harder to get up for that next trip to Disneyland? Is the prospect of putting up with parking, crowds,...

Star Wars News: Gearing Up For Star Wars Celebration

This week as we gear up for Star Wars Celebration, we’ll take a walk through the park, stop by the shops and peek through the fence. Star Wars Keeps A Tight Grip On Tomorrowland With cooler temperatures returning to Southern California this week, the Season Of The Force is still the hottest ticket in the park. Let’s take a visit to...

Universal Studios Hollywood – Three New Attractions, Restaurants on the Way

Universal Studios Hollywood is going full steam ahead into the summer months with three brand new attractions, Harry Potter and the Forbidden Journey, Flight of the Hippogriff, and The Walking Dead. Plus, this includes the entire Wizarding World that guests can explore in addition to other recent attractions such as Springfield U.S.A., Despicable Me Minion Mayhem, Transformers The Ride...

Yesterland: Henry’s Auto Livery Ride at Knott’s Berry Farm

You might think that car rides at theme parks and amusement parks always have a guide rail down the center of the track. Not this one! You actually get to steer your car—in fact, you have to. Read the YESTERLAND article HERE: Henry’s Auto Livery Ride When you are done reading, please leave your comments below.

Fab News: Are You A Sorcerer or a Freemaker? Updated!

Greetings, my Fabanistas! So much to talk about! What do you want to see at the D23 EXPO? What makes a hero heroic? What are you going to bid for at the Ryman Arts Fundraiser? Let me know in the comments below, and check out my Sensei's Photoshop tricks while you're at it. Amazing Exclusives for D23 Members! I keep telling...

Disneyland Paris – Mickey and the Magician

This past weekend, Disneyland Paris gave us the excellent surprise of magic and illusions. It was the long awaited debut of Mickey and the Magician at the Walt Disney Studios park. Press were invited to see the new show starring Mickey Mouse. It's a unique show with a high quality of execution and vocal performances worthy of a Broadway...

Dateline Disney World – Animal Kingdom Nighttime Photo Tour

There are all sorts of things going on at Walt Disney World right now. We'll open with a bit of news from Disney World and then dive into a nighttime photo update from Disney's Animal Kingdom that we think will have your roaring. Meanwhile, Epcot continues to host the “Sounds Like Summer” concert series thru July 23rd. They feature some...

Fab News: Parks, Books, Art, Apps, Extras, Hip-Hop and Exits

I hope you all had a glorious fourth of July, or Treason Day if you live across the pond (do they still say "across the pond?") and that you didn't blow off any body parts. I'm pretty sure half of my neighbors will be spending tomorrow in the ER because there is no way in Fallbrook the things I'm...

The Sweep Spot # 186 Virtual Tour of Disneyland in 1976

In this episode we take a virtual tour of Disneyland in the year 1976. We talk about each Land and their attractions in that year. 1976 seemed to be a great year at Disneyland and hope you enjoy this journey with us. Get our book Cleaning the Kingdom at www.theswepspot.com

MiceChat Disneyland Photo Update: Red, White, and Blue, Blue, Blue UPDATED

Happy 4th of July. As we celebrate America's independence, let's take a look at that most American of institutions, Disneyland! On July 17th, 1955, Walt Disney said the following of Disneyland: "To all who come to this happy place: Welcome. Disneyland is your land. Here age relives fond memories of the past, and here youth may savor the challenge...

Mousetalgia Podcast 402: Frozen – Live, Disneyland’s sounds of summer

Team Mousetalgia takes you back to Arendelle - er, the Hyperion Theater, that is - as we enjoy the sounds of summer '16 at the Disneyland Resort. First, we review "Frozen - Live at the Hyperion," and offer our initial reactions to the new musical that made a splash by replacing the popular "Aladdin" stage show. Does it live...

Star Wars News: Hot Park, Hot Merch and Hot News

This week, as Disneyland bakes in the early summer heat, we’ll take a look at the Star Wars news that's happening in the park, in Downtown Disney and in theaters. Star Wars Sizzles At Disneyland Even as the Southern California temperatures skyrocketed, Star Wars attractions are still the hottest in the park. New Star Wars Merchandise Lands At Star Trader One of the...

Universal Studios Hollywood Stays Cool In The Heat

We have an easy breezy update from Universal Studios Hollywood for you this week. After the official Press sneak peak of the brand new Walking Dead walk-through attraction, it closed again to allow Universal to make a few more adjustments before officially unveiling it to the general public on Monday, July 4th. In the meantime there is plenty to...

Yesterland: I Like Van Dyke

Walt Disney was born in Illinois, but spent much of his childhood in Missouri. Dick Van Dyke was born in Missouri, but spent much of his childhood in Illinois. Two long-neglected houses in Illinois are now getting the attention they deserve. Read the YESTERLAND article HERE: I Like Van Dyke When you are done reading, please leave your comments below.

Fab News: a Legendary Night, a Huge Announcement and a Big Friendly Interview

Warm and happy greetings, my Fabanistas. The first thing I'm doing today is handing the keyboard over to the lovely and talented Dennis Ritchey of the Disneyana Fan Club. He's got something important to talk about. Then on to other fun stuff - but the Ryman Arts evening is ALWAYS fun! The Disneyana Fan Club presents an Evening to Benefit...

Which Disney Dining Plan is Right for You?

Let’s not mince words here. Dining is HUGE at Walt Disney World. I mean, really, how often do you have to plan your summer vacation lunch while you’re putting up the Christmas tree? With over 100 restaurants spread out across the resort, chances are you’ll be dining at one of the mouse’s offerings during your stay, and a Disney...

Dateline Disneyworld: Hollywood Studios News and Photos

This summer, Epcot is hosting the “ Sounds Like Summer” concert series featuring some of the best tribute bands around. This series is scheduled to run thru July 23rd. Simply Tina, a Tribute to Tina Turner will perform thru Friday.  Stayin’ Alive, a Tribute to The Bee Gees will take the stage at the American Gardens Theater in World...

New Walking Dead Attraction Previews at Universal Studios Hollywood

In a terrifying fanfare that would make Rick Grimes proud, The Walking Dead attraction at Universal Studios Hollywood held a sneak preview for press on June 28th. Getting a glimpse inside this brand new, year-round walk-through attraction we got up close and personal with some of the nastiest walkers and baddies the series has to offer.   Then something went horribly...

Disney News Round Up: Happy Fourth of July!

MiceChat Round Up The RoundUp crew would like to say a huge Thank You to Andy Castro and congratulate him on 8 magical years of memories captured by his camera. We wish him all the best and encourage him to return soon! Hope everyone is ready to enjoy the holiday weekend. All of us at MiceChat wish you a Happy...

Fab News: Adventures, Affinity, Beauty, Secrets and Disney World

Adventures in Babysitting Hits the Streets TODAY Join stars Sabrina Carpenter (“Girl Meets World”) and Sofia Carson (“Descendants”) as two competing babysitters that turn an ordinary night into a night NO ONE will forget in Disney Channel’s Original Movie Adventures in Babysitting on DVD TODAY! This new movie is based on the wildly popular film from the 1980’s by the same...