Category Archives: LaughingPlace.com

The Art of Telling Tales – Laughing Place Magazine Expands Empire

Disney 23 maybe the new official mouthpiece magazine for the Walt Disney Company, but there is still just one fan magazine that covers the entirety of the Disney experience with in depth articles and beautiful and rare photos. Now Tales … Continue reading

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Shameless Plug: My Thoughts on Disney at a Film Festival

LaughingPlace.com has posted two reports from the Newport Beach Film Festival, and one of them is my column.  Two screenings were of special interest to Disney fans.  “the boys” (lack of capitalization intended) is a new documentary about the Sherman … Continue reading

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Shameless Plug: My Column on Who Will Buy Busch Entertainment

My column on the Busch theme parks being for sale and who, including Disney, could buy them is now up at LaughingPlace.com.  I really hope you’ll read my review – or at least pretend to.  Since I wrote it, it … Continue reading

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Shameless Plug: Ken Reviews _Walt Disney’s Imagineering Legends_

My review of the just-released book Walt Disney’s Imagineering Legends and the Genesis of the Disney Theme Park by Jeff Kurtti is now up at LaughingPlace.com.  I really hope you’ll read my review – or at least pretend to.  In … Continue reading

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Congratulations to the LaughingPlace.com Team for 9 amazing years

Although August 1st 1999, 9 years ago today, is the day the folks at LaughingPlace.com choose to celebrate as their official ‘launch day’, the hard work that went into the site started long before that. LaughingPlace.com grew out of Doobie’s … Continue reading

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