The World that Never Was: Nightmare Before Christmas

By Christy Viszoki
Wednesday, October 31st, 2012 1 Comment »

by Josh Taylor Back in the late 1980s and early 1990s, Tim Burton was on a role with film choices. He made Beetlejuice, Batman, and Edward Scissorhands, and our topic […]

The Walt Disney World That Never Was: The Astonomer’s Club

By Lou Mongello
Thursday, September 6th, 2012 4 Comments »

by Josh Taylor Tomorrowland was one of the original lands of the Disneyland park. Without question, it made its way to the Magic Kingdom park when it opened as part […]

The Walt Disney World that Never Was: Dick Tracy Crime Stoppers

By Lou Mongello
Thursday, August 23rd, 2012 4 Comments »

by Josh Taylor The Walt Disney Company saw a huge shift in the right direction during the mid-1980s with Frank Wells and Michael Eisner taking control of the company and […]

EXTINCT ATTRACTIONS: Alien Encounter

By Lou Mongello
Wednesday, August 22nd, 2012 8 Comments »

Poor Skippy… A look back at the ExtraTERRORestrial Alien Encounter by Brian Vasil Tomorrowland Interplanetary Convention Center Officially Opens:  June 20, 1995 X-S Files for Chapter 11:  October 12, 2003 […]

THIS WEEK IN DISNEY HISTORY & PeopleMover Trivia Question

By Lou Mongello
Monday, August 20th, 2012 1 Comment »

by Candra Spirtoff and Megan Voisard Did You Know? August 21, 1995 – Disneyland’s PeopleMover closes (it will be replaced 3 years later by a faster attraction known as Rocket […]

THIS WEEK IN DISNEY HISTORY: Week of August 13 and DCL Trivia Question

By Lou Mongello
Tuesday, August 14th, 2012 1 Comment »

by Candra Spirtoff and Megan Voisard Did You Know? August 15, 1999 – The Disney Wonder, Disney’s newest cruise ship, makes its maiden voyage. The Disney Cruise Line ships are […]

This week in Disney History: Week of August 6 & Haunted Mansion TRIVIA QUESTION

By Lou Mongello
Wednesday, August 8th, 2012 4 Comments »

by Candra Spirtoff and Megan Voisard Did You Know? August 7, 1969 – the new attraction, Disneyland’s Haunted Mansion, opens to cast members only. The Haunted Mansion is the only […]

The World that Never Was: Genesis Gardens of Animal Kingdom

By Lou Mongello
Monday, August 6th, 2012 2 Comments »

by Josh Taylor When Joe Rohde, executive designer and vice president at Walt Disney Imagineering, was put in charge of Walt Disney World’s newest theme park in the 1990s, he […]

THIS WEEK IN DISNEY HISTORY and Rock ‘n’ Roller Coaster TRIVIA QUESTION

By Lou Mongello
Monday, July 30th, 2012 10 Comments »

by Candra Spirtoff and Megan Voisard Did You Know? July 29, 1999 – Rock ‘n’ Roller coaster starring Aerosmith opens in Walt Disney World’s MGM Studios as a private, invitation-only […]