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Yesterland: Disneyland Long Ago, Not-So-Long Ago, and Now: Main Street and the Castle

April 30, 2015 at 5:29 pm | No Comments

Back in 2009, Yesterland ran a series of “Disneyland Then and Now” articles comparing Disneyland photos from the 1950s to similar photos in 2009. This year, Werner Weiss went back to the same locations to…

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News with The Fabulous Disney Babe – Princesses and Villains the Next Generation

April 30, 2015 at 3:00 am | No Comments

Hey there, Hi there, Ho there, Micekateers! Lots of news for you today! Can’t Get Enough Disney Princesses in Your Life? After we all recover from the amazing Broadway to Hollywood Event May 29 and…

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Top 8 Deluxe Resorts at Walt Disney World

April 30, 2015 at 2:00 am | No Comments

Walt Disney World offers a plethora of options for guests wishing to stay in close proximity to the parks. With so many choices, I thought I’d take a the next few columns to give a…

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Dateline Universal Orlando – Kong Rising

April 29, 2015 at 3:00 am | No Comments

Hello, and welcome to Dateline Universal Orlando! This week, we’re taking a look at both parks, and the projects happening all around!   That’s going to do it for this week’s article! What do you…

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Disney News Round Up: MiceChat Gumball Rally Time!

April 29, 2015 at 2:00 am | No Comments

Welcome to this week’s MiceChat Disney Round Up! This is a special week as this weekend brings the 2015 MiceChat Gumball Rally – a competition to see who can ride the most attractions at Disneyland…

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Disney Avenue Podcast – Show #13 – Floyd Norman Interview

April 29, 2015 at 12:01 am | No Comments

Welcome to the April 2015 episode of the Disney Avenue Podcast! This month we have legendary animator Floyd Norman joining us. Though he prefers to be called a “cartoonist,” few other artists working in animation today can…

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Fab Disney News: Star Wars Celebration, 24 Hour Party, Disney Research

April 28, 2015 at 3:00 am | No Comments

While we’re gearing up for my very first Gumball Rally (I’m among the volunteers), If you are interested in join us, take a look at the event page here. Now, let’s dive into this week’s…

Posted in Disney, Disney News

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2015 Taste of the Carolinas at Carowinds

April 28, 2015 at 2:00 am | No Comments

It seems like every regional theme park is jumping on the Food and Wine bandwagon. Epcot’s annual foodie-festival generates such buzz and attendance in the fall months, that local parks want to cash in, as…

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In The Parks at the Disneyland Resort

April 27, 2015 at 3:00 am | No Comments

Hello Disney lovers!  It’s time for another trip through the Disneyland resort with yours truly.  Today’s update doesn’t bring any breaking news, as we already know about the major plans for Disneyland’s 60th Anniversary Diamond…

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Mousetalgia Podcast 340: ILM Creature Shop Technician Kirk Thatcher

April 27, 2015 at 12:01 am | No Comments

In this special episode recorded live from Star Wars Celebration Anaheim on April 17, 2015, Mousetalgia welcomes writer/director/puppeteer/creature artist Kirk Thatcher to the show to talk about his work for ILM on Return of the…

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Disafterdark Series 3, Episode 12 – Three Hundred and Sixty Five Days at Disney

April 26, 2015 at 12:01 am | No Comments

Welcome back to the Mouses Head and thank you for the download. Joining us this show is Troy. Troy has a plan. He’s planning on spending a whole year, 365 days, staying on Disney property.…

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The Sweep Spot Episode 152 History of the Shops of New Orleans Square Disneyland

April 26, 2015 at 12:01 am | No Comments

In this episode we take a historical look at the shops of New Orleans Square in Disneyland. There has been many changes over the years to this area, and we will talk about every one…

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Renovations Continue at Disneyland Paris Resort

April 25, 2015 at 3:00 am | No Comments

Renovations Continue at Disneyland Paris Resort by Max Fan, DLPWelcome Welcome to the Disneyland Paris Resort! The weather is beautiful, the kids are out of school, so let’s take a walk around the resort. Disneyland…

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In the Parks Disneyland Update

April 24, 2015 at 6:54 am | No Comments

Welcome one and all to a Disneyland edition of In the Parks!  We have plenty for you to see and more than enough for you to read about as we bring you the latest highlights…

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A Sanity Check on “41 Insane Facts” — Part 4 of 4

April 23, 2015 at 10:13 pm | No Comments

Yesterland takes a closer look at the final 11 “Insane Facts” about Disneyland in Part 4 of this 4-part series. According to MSN (Microsoft Network), “There’s some mind-blowing facts out there that even the ultimate…

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A Fab Look at the Disneyland 60th Preview (Part Two) and Disney News

April 23, 2015 at 5:25 am | No Comments

This column contains spoilers for the three Disneyland 60th Parade and Spectaculars. If you don’t want any surprises to be spoiled, do not read any further! I published Part One on Tuesday HERE. And read…

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Dateline Disney World: Changes Sweeping Across the Magic Kingdom

April 22, 2015 at 3:00 am | No Comments

Let’s head back to the Magic Kingdom to look at the many, many projects happening at the most popular theme park in the United States.   And that wraps things up for this week’s column.…

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Disney Dream Upgrades are Coming from Disney Cruise Line at Lightspeed

April 22, 2015 at 2:00 am | No Comments

There’s no shortage of exciting Disney Cruise Line news recently, and it just keeps getting better. As of this fall, the Disney Dream will unveil all new venues and experiences – Star Wars and Wreck-It…

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A Fab Look at the Disneyland 60th Preview (Part One)

April 21, 2015 at 3:00 am | No Comments

Last week, Disneyland hosted a group of press, bloggers and podcasters for a special treat: a media event describing more (but not all) of what to expect from the upcoming 60th Anniversary, including spectaculars, ride…

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‘Tomorrowland’ takes Disneyland to the World’s Fair as Frozen Fun thaws at California Adventure

April 20, 2015 at 5:44 am | No Comments

Disney’s latest sci-fi adventure, “Tomorrowland” takes the park back to the 1964-65 New York World’s Fair for a sneak preview in the Magic Eye Theater. The Brad Bird-directed film hits theaters in May and Disneyland…