Fantasyland’s Secret Weapon (It’s Not Dwarfs in a Mine Train)

By Blake Taylor
Wednesday, October 7th, 2015 4 Comments »

In the world of modern theme parks, the more immersive, the better. Guests want to be fully engrossed in fictional realms of their favorite stories. Imagineer Tony Baxter said (on […]

8 Times Disney History Honored the Villains

By Blake Taylor
Tuesday, July 28th, 2015 No Comments »

To a three-year-old, there is hardly a sane way to meet a Disney villain. I would know, as one of the glaring memories from one of my earliest Disney trips […]

From Ink & Paint Girls to Oscar Award Winners: The Women of Disney Animation

By Kelly Craig
Tuesday, March 17th, 2015 No Comments »

I can vividly remember the first time I watched “The Reluctant Dragon.” My family and I were on our way to Walt Disney World and my Dad had hooked up […]

Finding Disney in the Parks’ Unique Historic Promotions

By Blake Taylor
Wednesday, February 18th, 2015 1 Comment »

Extraordinary Magic in Everyday Life Disney enjoys giving each new year (or two) a specific theme from time to time, incorporating the theme into its marketing efforts and attraction tie-ins. […]

Finding Disney in the Parks’ Anniversary Celebrations of the Past

By Blake Taylor
Wednesday, February 4th, 2015 1 Comment »

Extraordinary Magic in Everyday Life   There’s a lot going on in Disney’s theme parks on both coasts, and two of the hottest current topics have something in common. Just […]

Know Disney? – General “Joe” Potter

By Kendall Foreman
Wednesday, October 1st, 2014 1 Comment »

In this series, Know Disney?, blogger Kendall Foreman will introduce readers to aspects of the Walt Disney Company®, its films, history, and parks that are possibly heretofore unknown to the […]

A First-Hand Look at the Walt Disney Family Museum

By Lou Mongello
Monday, April 15th, 2013 3 Comments »

Editor’s Note: Since Lou hosted the WDW Radio event at the Walt Disney Family Museum this weekend, we thought it would be fitting to re-post this trip report of the […]

2013 D23 FaNNIVERSARY, Boston

By Angie Carriero
Wednesday, March 27th, 2013 8 Comments »

I am always looking for ways to get a Disney fix, and after hearing on Lou’s newscast (which goes live every Wednesday night at 7:30pm)  that there would be an […]

The Walt Disney World that Never Was: Cypress Point Lodge

By Lou Mongello
Wednesday, December 12th, 2012 No Comments »

by Josh Taylor When Walt Disney World was first being built in the late 1960s, Walt Disney had several plans lined up for the large plot of land in central […]