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  • Former Disney Chief set to take over Tribune Company
    Former Disney Chief set to take over Tribune Company

    Michael Eisner, who, you may recall, is the former CEO of the Walt Disney Company, has been drafted to run the financially troubled Tribune Company by bankers who aim to take over the company from its current leaders. Eisner, who has been active in online media companies since leaving Disney…

  • The Morning Report – Monday Monday
    The Morning Report – Monday Monday

    Come what may, I’ve got some open tabs to close: Chad Emerson interviews some folks from Disney marketing about the park’s merchandise. So now you know where those ideas come from. Tokyo Disneyland Resort welcomed its 500 millionth visitor last week. Appropriately it was a 38 year old housewife who…

  • Morning Report – Wednesday Wackadoo
    Morning Report – Wednesday Wackadoo

    Time to close some open tabs: Floyd Norman, venerable Disney animator has been regularly updating his blog again. Lots of great historical information there. For instance, did you know there was a studio jazz band even before Firehouse Five plus 2? Yep, the Huggajeddy 8. The second annual ConGaloosh is…

  • The Morning Report – Tuesday Edition
    The Morning Report – Tuesday Edition

    Clearing a few open tabs that I was saving for longer posts, but don’t have time to get to: Designing Disney is a relatively new blog that has been doing some great work looking at various Disney theme park attractions and locations around the globe. This week’s look back at…

  • The Morning Report – TGIF Edition
    The Morning Report – TGIF Edition

    What a crazy week. I hope you’re getting ready for a big Disney weekend. In the meantime, it’s time to close some stories I’ve been meaning to get to: Disneyland.com has been upgraded and now resembles it’s eastern cousin more closely. TV Kirby’s weekly list of Disney Theme Park related…

  • The Morning Report – TGIF Edition
    The Morning Report – TGIF Edition

    This was a short week, but man has it been crazy. Now it’s time to clean up some open tabs that I’ve been waiting to share with you. Yesterday I attended the Community Preview for LEGOLAND Florida. I’m tracking developments at that park over at BrickPal.com. Thousands of people turned…

  • The Morning Report – Friday Roundup
    The Morning Report – Friday Roundup

    Time to close some open tabs. I hope everyone has a great Memorial Day Weekend. Let’s all take a moment to remember the men and women who gave their lives so our flag can fly for liberty. Westcoaster has a picture of actual cars on the test track for Carsland…

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