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DisAfterDark Season 3 Ep 15 The Happiest Workplace on Earth

June 14, 2015 at 1:00 am | No Comments

We are joined in the pub by Shaun Finnie, a brilliant author of Disney Books.  The books we are referring to are based in The City of Tomorrow that was Never built “Epcot” Book 1…

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You’ve Got to be Kidding: A Modesty Proposal

June 13, 2015 at 3:00 am | No Comments

You’ve Got To Be Kidding is parody. Mostly. Today’s edition has the ring of truth to it. . . Last week there was a great furor in the theme park community when it was learned…

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Win a D23 Lady and the Tramp Fanniversary Prize Pack

June 12, 2015 at 7:37 pm | No Comments

There’s a lot going on this year with the upcoming D23 Expo. So D23 is bringing their Fanniversary event to you this year. Today through Sunday, you can participate in the Lady and the Tramp…

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In The Parks – A Dazzling Disneyland Update

June 12, 2015 at 3:00 am | No Comments

Disneyland and the 60th celebration is in full swing at the resort.  Nearly every corner of the entry plaza, Main Street U.S.A. and Buena Vista street make that fact abundantly clear with deep blue bunting…

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Unofficial Universal Orlando Podcast #141 – News and Q & A

June 12, 2015 at 1:00 am | No Comments

On this episode we have another Autism at the Parks from Maureen, then we delve in to the news to talk Universal Orlando’s 25th Anniversary concert series, metal detectors and guests up to no good,…

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Yesterland: Superstar Limo Exterior

June 11, 2015 at 10:02 pm | No Comments

Before you ride Superstar Limo, take a look at the façade. It’s a cartoonish collection of Los Angeles landmarks.   Read the YESTERLAND article HERE: Superstar Limo Exterior   When you are done reading, please…

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Fab News: Fantasmic Fastpass, D23 Expo Stars and New Adventures

June 11, 2015 at 3:00 am | No Comments

Hi all! This week is zooming by. The parks are full of teenagers because of Grad Nights, but cloudy skies have kept the CA parks from becoming too packed in the past few days. Daughter…

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Walt Disney World Moderate Resorts

June 11, 2015 at 2:00 am | No Comments

You may have noticed my last Park Wise didn’t appear as usual, and that’s because I was hard at work researching for this very article!  Usually traveling with extended family or friends, our crew tends…

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Window to the Magic – Paint the Night and Disneyland Forever – A Binaural Adventure at Disneyland

June 11, 2015 at 1:00 am | No Comments

Paul, and his walking angel Wendy, take a trip into Disneyland to share with you the excitement of the new electrical parade “Paint the Night” and the new Fireworks/Audio/Visual Spectacular “Disneyland Forever!” as Disneyland Resort…

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More Changes at the Magic Kingdom’s Hub

June 10, 2015 at 3:00 am | No Comments

Dateline Disney World returns to the Magic Kingdom this week, taking a look at the continuing state of change at America’s favorite theme park. Let’s go!   What are your thoughts on the constantly changing…

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Disney News Round Up: Fast & Furious to Cinderella’s Window

June 10, 2015 at 2:00 am | No Comments

This week’s Round Up brings news of a new animated window on Main Street, USA. It’s Cinderella folks! Universal Hollywood has released more information about its Fast and Furious Supercharged and the Nighttime Studio Tours!…

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Fab News: Play, Ball, Trade and Futures

June 09, 2015 at 3:00 am | No Comments

I hope everyone had a fantastic weekend. Mine was busy. Family stuff, more family stuff, then Coasting for Kids on Sunday at Knott’s. We had the second smallest team, but raised the second largest amount…

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Unofficial Universal Orlando Podcast #140 – Entertainment Designers Forum

June 09, 2015 at 12:01 am | No Comments

On this episode we take you to the recent Entertainment Designers Forum that is held every year in aid of the American Cancer Society Relay for life. The forum included a few people who have…

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Cinderella enchants Main Street, U.S.A. as Disneyland’s Diamond Celebration continues

June 08, 2015 at 3:30 am | No Comments

Cinderella is now enchanting a beautiful new animated window display on Main Street, U.S.A. — the latest in Disneyland‘s new series of enchanted windows for the park’s 60th anniversary celebration. Meanwhile, that Diamond Celebration continues…

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Mousetalgia Podcast 346: Pinocchio – The Making of the Disney Epic

June 08, 2015 at 1:55 am | No Comments

Author and historian J. B. Kaufman joins Mousetalgia this week to discuss Pinocchio, Walt Disney’s second animated feature film. Our conversation covers the Disney adaptation’s differences from Carlo Collodi’s original Italian morality tale, Walt’s vision…

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The Sweep Spot Ep. 155 The History of Tomorrowland at Disneyland Part 1

June 07, 2015 at 3:17 pm | No Comments

In this episode we start a new series called The History of Tomorrowland. We take a look a what attractions, restaurants, and shops were there during specific time periods. This week we start with Part…

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Universal Studios Hollywood Preps to Open Fast and Furious

June 05, 2015 at 1:16 am | No Comments

We come to you from the entertainment capital of Los Angeles, Universal Studios Hollywood.  We have been enjoying a new golden age at this park with the openings of both Despicable Me: Minion Mayhem and,…

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Yesterland: Orange Stinger

June 04, 2015 at 5:40 pm | No Comments

Yesterland’s Orange Stinger article adds new, rare photos. When the Orange Stinger first opened, each guest sat in a whimsical seat that looked like a yellow-and-black bee abdomen, with bee wings and legs on each…

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Lots of Change at Universal Orlando Resort

June 04, 2015 at 3:18 am | No Comments

This week, we’re taking a look at the many changes that never seem to stop happening at Universal Orlando. Let’s go! That’s going to do it for this week! Are you all excited about the…

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Fab News: Silly Symphonies, Pleasure Piers and Little Red Reunions

June 04, 2015 at 1:39 am | No Comments

Where has the week gone? Some of us are sweating over finals, some are figuring what to do with the kids now that school’s ending for the summer, some are looking at all the blockout…

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