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 […]

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 […]