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Eisenhower at Disneyland via British News Reel

Here’s a fun blast from the past. In December 1961, former US President Dwight Eisenhower, visited Disneyland with his family. The British News Reels have recently uploaded a short clip from his visit. Check out those Christmas parade costumes.

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Walt Disney Parks and Resorts President of Worldwide Operations, Al Weiss, to Retire

The Orlando Sentinel is reporting that Al Weiss, the Walt Disney Parks and Resorts President of Worldwide Operations and a longtime civic leader in Orlando, has announced his retirement after 39 years with the company. At age 57, Weiss has … Continue reading

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Former Disneyland President Jack Lindquist book signing at LA Festival of Books

Former president of Disneyland Jack Lindquist will be signing copies of his memoir, In Service To The Mouse: My Unexpected Journey to Becoming Disneyland’s First President, at the 2011 Los Angeles Times’ Festival of Books. Check out this FREE event, … Continue reading

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New Disneyland President coming from Paris

With Ed Grier recently forced out as President of Disneyland Resort there has been a lot of speculation as to whom would be the next candidate to jump into that high turnover position. Erin Wallace, currently the Sr VP of … Continue reading

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Video of President Barack Obama recording his Hall of Presidents Speech

Via the Whitehouse.gov blog we get this video of President Barack Obama as he records his speech for the Hall of Presidents attraction that officially reopens on the 4th of July. I’m guessing President Obama has never been to Walt … Continue reading

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