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    Hello from Minnesota

    Hey everybody.

    I have been a fan of Lou since his last episode of Mousetunes and all through his current show. I have met Lou once and my wife has met him twice. I heard about the cruise his crew will be hosting on the Dream on his last show and faxed my form off last Friday. I hope to be joining Lou and alot of you on the Dream in feb 2011.

    As for me, I am a retail manager who was born and raised in Minnesota. I was not raised a Disney fan. In fact I used to make fun of Disney people... Sorry. Then I met my future wife who comes from a family that loves Disney. While we were planning our wedding I shot down her idea to honeymoon in Disney. After I told my dad he gave me one those slaps in the back of my head and told me that I need to do what she wanted. Like a good son I listened. After I saw how much happiness Disney brought her I slowly warmed up to Disney and became a fan after 2 trips. Now I am the one that plans our trips and counts down the days till our next trip.
    I listen to 6 different Disney podcasts a week and I constantly lurk on many message boards and websites.

    I am looking forward to finally joining this board and maybe cruising with some of you.
    John Menssen
    Oct 4-8 2004 POR, Oct 4-11 2005 CSR, Jan 20-24 2006 CBR, Sept 29-Oct 6 2006 POR, Sept 22-Oct2 2007 POP, Sept 19-29 2008 POP, Sept 25-Oct 5 2009 POP, Sept 24-Oct 4 2010 POP.

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    Re: Hello from Minnesota

    Welcome to the boards.

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    Re: Hello from Minnesota

    WDW Radio is home to 32,000+ members!

    We hope you enjoy it here, John! Have a great trip!
    Adam ~ A Proud D23 Charter Member!

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    Re: Hello from Minnesota

    Hello and welcome!!

    "Most of my life I have done what I wanted to do. I have had fun on the job.
    I have never been able to confine that fun to office hours." ~ Walt Disney

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    Re: Hello from Minnesota

    Hi, just signed up today....Our flights always connect through minneapolis...thats what caught my eye. LOL From Saskatchewan, Canada, We've flown from Saskatoon/Regina/Minot-Minneapolis-Orlando. We even made the 13.5 hour drive and flew out of Minneapolis this July. My wife and I could fly from there for $100 cheaper for both of us, than for 1 of us from Minot this Nov. with a 5 hour drive... Anyhow...just wanted to say hello.

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    Hi and welcome.
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    Disney rocks, Walt was a genius.

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    Re: Hello from Minnesota

    snorkto the WDW Radio forums....glad you converted
    It's kind of fun to do the impossible!

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    Re: Hello from Minnesota

    welcome to the board!!!

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    Re: Hello from Minnesota

    Welcome, John.
    I grew up in Minnesota too, but never got to a park till I was in my 20's. Even then, we never got to WDW more than every 4-5 years. Now we live just outside Mickey's backdoor and are annual passholders. It's so much fun to just drop everything and head to a park for a couple of hours.
    mini-V What will you celebrate?

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    Re: Hello from Minnesota

    Welcome to the boards!!!
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