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Disney’s Art of Animation Resort features Pixar’s Cars

June 23, 2012 at 11:26 pm | 8 Comments

Denise Preskitt has some amazing photos from Disney’s new Art of Animation Resort. It looks like there is an explosion of the “Cars” franchise on both coasts. I’m sorry it’s taken a few weeks to…

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A Visit To The 1964/1965 World’s Fair

June 23, 2012 at 11:25 pm | 22 Comments

For those of us who know our Disney history, we know the 1964/65 New York World’s Fair was a huge turning point for the company. Disney developed, designed, and produced four of the most popular…

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Photos In Wonderland: Disneyland After Dark

June 23, 2012 at 11:00 pm | 6 Comments

Welcome to Photos in Wonderland! Simply put, with each installment of this new mini-column, I’ll be offering you a brief visual excursion into the realm of the theme park, primarily with a focus on the…

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Disney Pixar Brave Review

June 22, 2012 at 11:25 pm | 18 Comments

During the screening of Brave, there were times that I forgot I was watching an animated movie. I’m still not sure if that is high praise for the artistry or the technology. By far, the…

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Universal Studios Hollywood Discounts And Munsters Filming

June 22, 2012 at 11:09 pm | 5 Comments

Looking for fun places to take the family this summer? Universal Studios Hollywood is near the top of our list this year, with their new Transformers attraction and reasonable prices. Let’s take a look at…

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A Stroll Through Ferndale Cemetery

June 22, 2012 at 10:37 pm | 6 Comments

The Ferndale Cemetery sits on a hill, and is really a beautiful place. Framed by beautiful redwoods and other native plants, its a wonderful, peaceful place to visit. Last week, MiceChat Moderator, PenguinSoda shared pictures of…

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SeaWorld Shapes Up For Summer With New Landscaping And Cirque De La Mer

June 22, 2012 at 10:15 pm | 1 Comment

SeaWorld San Diego is ready for the summer crowds. We thought it would be a good time to update you on how Manta is settling in and changes to Cirque De La Mer. Welcome to…

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New Fantasyland Expansion Construction Update!!

June 22, 2012 at 12:41 am | 13 Comments

Welcome to In this column, we will be showing you the latest from the at the This week, we saw the water play area open, walls come down at , and lots of progression in…

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Massive Crowds Hit The Disneyland Resort

June 22, 2012 at 12:40 am | 34 Comments

It was a VERY busy week at the Disneyland Resort. And for the first time in history, Disney California Adventure pulled in the bulk of those visits. Today, we’ll show you how both parks looked…

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Cars Wing at Art of Animation, Magic Kingdom news, and MORE!!

June 22, 2012 at 12:39 am | 4 Comments

Hello, and welcome to In this column, we’ll be reporting on some things going on at the , share some photos of a gift shop that will turn into a meet and greet at ,…

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The Mickey Head on California Screamin’

June 21, 2012 at 11:51 pm | No Comments

Would you like to take a roller coast ride with loop around a silhouette of Mickey Mouse’s head? Werner Weiss takes us back to the days of Maliburritos and the Sun Wheel with this article…

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Fried Cereal and Turkey Races at the Del Mar Fair

June 21, 2012 at 11:51 pm | 4 Comments

It’s Fair season, and that means lots and lots of useless items that you can’t help but buy and more fried food than you can shake a stick at. The 2012 San Diego County Fair…

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Knott’s Berry Farm Offers a Ton of Summer Offerings at Lower Prices

June 21, 2012 at 11:50 pm | 11 Comments

With all the excitement over Cars Land, we’ve let Knott’s Berry Farm coverage slip for a couple of weeks.  But there has been a lot happening on the farm and lots and lots of fun…

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Deja Flew, A Look Back at Disneyland’s Flying Saucers

June 20, 2012 at 10:37 pm | 13 Comments

In honor of the opening of Luigi’s Tires at Disney California Adventure, I bring you… Disneyland’s Flying Saucers, an extinct attraction that has become the stuff of legends. They were spotted in Tomorrowland for only…

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Top Ten Iconic Walt Disney World Snacks

June 20, 2012 at 10:33 pm | 26 Comments

Sometimes you eat food at Walt Disney World simply because it is a time-honored tradition. Just like favorite resorts, attraction and restaurants, we all have our favorite theme park snack foods. And sometimes a vacation…

MiceChatter Video: A Whole New Disney California Adventure

June 20, 2012 at 10:32 pm | 1 Comment

Sarah Snitch is back with a whole new MiceChatter devoted to the relaunched Disney California Adventure. My how things can change in just one week. We’ve gone from tile murals, simple props and corny jokes…

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In The Hot Seat – Yehaa Bob Jackson!

June 20, 2012 at 4:16 pm | No Comments

In this special interview segment, George and Jeff interview Yehaa Bob Jackson. For those of you who visit Port Orleans during your Walt Disney World stay, you’ve surely heard of Yehaa Bob. Bob performs at…

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Disney News Round Up – Glow, Show and Fake Snow

June 20, 2012 at 1:00 am | 4 Comments

Did you know there is an interplanetary hidden Mickey on Mercury? It’s true! Have you heard about the cool new “Glow with the show” feature added to World of Color?  Have you purchased your tickets…

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Ian says Kungaloosh!

June 20, 2012 at 12:09 am | 10 Comments

Hello, and welcome to this week’s ‘From The Mouth Of The Mouse!’ Each week, we spotlight a different Cast Member story to give you more insight into some of your favorite attractions, resorts, and movies…

Communicore Weekly – 20K Under The Sea, Mouse Trap, Brave Video Game, Dinosaur Secrets

June 19, 2012 at 4:10 pm | No Comments

This week on Communicore Weekly…. IT’S TIME FOR DISNEY HISTORY! – Jeff and George dive dive dive into the history of the extinct attraction 20,000 Leagues Under The Sea! GEORGE’S BOOK OF THE WEEK! –…