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Whale of a tale – Two Submarine attraction Poster Tees available for limited time

Guests at Magic Kingdom could once step aboard the submarine Nautilus and relive Captain Nemo’s adventures through liquid space in the 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea attraction. Guests at Disneyland were treated to the 1959 classic Submarine Voyage which featured … Continue reading

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Time Travel: Walt Disney World in 1984 (VIDEO)

In 1984 the world was quite different. The cold war had yet to enter its death throes, the Bell System that controlled the nation’s telecommunication system, was broken up into the baby bells, the first Apple Computer went on sale, … Continue reading

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Flashback Friday: 8mm Home Video of Magic Kingdom in Early 1970s

1972 Walt Disney World postcard. Culled from a family vacation in late 1972 or early 1973, the author isn’t sure, this collection of clips from home movies filmed on 8mm tape is fantastic. There is a documentarian’s eye for scenery … Continue reading

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3-2-1 Limited Edition Space Mountain T-shirts Now Available Online

Like many children, Space Mountain was my first big roller coaster. I remember how nervous I was as I wound my way through the queue at Disneyland. The show in the theater below helped distract me, as did the sneak … Continue reading

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Brad Bird’s Tomorrowland Filming at Disneyland This Week

Ever wonder why there hasn’t been a sequel to Pixar’s The Incredibles yet? That’s because Director Brad Bird has been having too much fun making live action films. His current project sounds like it will entertain Disney fans and loves … Continue reading

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