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  • Bring to Walt Disney World: The Hyperloop
    Bring to Walt Disney World: The Hyperloop

    This week crazy-like-a-fox billionaire businessman Elon Musk introduced his latest revolutionary concept, the Hyperloop, and then gave it away to the masses as an open source project. Musk’s previous successes include Paypal (without which much online transactions wouldn’t happen), Tesla (an electric car company that’s profitable for a change), SpaceX…

  • Should I Rent a Car?
    Should I Rent a Car?

    One question I get a lot is “Should I rent a car when I visit Walt Disney World?” If you’re not staying on property, the answer is pretty simple:  Yes. There are no resorts within convenient walking distance of Walt Disney World, even the Downtown Disney resorts, and most resort…

  • Monorail Peach Announced for Walt Disney World.
    Monorail Peach Announced for Walt Disney World.

    The Disney Parks blog has announced the addition of a twelfth monorail returning to the Walt Disney World fleet. That will bring the fleet back up to its full complement after the tragic accident in July of 2009. Monorail Peach will begin testing soon, albeit without its identifying stripe of…

  • The Monorails Must Roll
    The Monorails Must Roll

    The monorail station could be looking like this a lot more when Disney institutes its new reduced hours for the trains. One of my favorite Robert Heinlein short stories is “The Roads Must Roll.” Written in 1940, it speculates about a rapid transit system that would move people across the…

  • Another Bus Accident at Disney World
    Another Bus Accident at Disney World

    Update:  No injuries are reported and the driver of the PT Cruiser will likely be cited says FHP. Word is coming in of another Disney Bus accident. This time a with a PT Cruiser near Disney’s Hollywood Studios. 26 passengers were on the bus.  Injuries are reported, although the severity…

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