Walt’s Barn – 5th year open to public

Looking for something fun and interesting to do this weekend, LaughingPlace.com’s LPWire notes that the Los Angeles Live Steamers and the Carolwood Pacific Historical Society are celebrating the 5th anniversary of the opening of Walt’s Barn to the public. Walt’s Barn is open for free… Read More »Walt’s Barn – 5th year open to public

Bastille Day

Happy Bastille Day to the folks at Paris Disneyland. May their independence day be full of celebration and joy. When I want news or good pictures of Paris Disneyland one of the first places I visit is The Unofficial Internet Guidebook, the most comprehensive site… Read More »Bastille Day

Walt Disney World with a Bullet

Looks like some sour grapes from the folks at Universal Orlando and Seaworld. Instead of supporting a bullet train that will efficiently bring guests into the tourist region of Orlando allowing more time for said guests to spend money shopping, dining, etc., they are opposing… Read More »Walt Disney World with a Bullet

Bye Bye Fastpass!!!

And there was much rejoicing. Jay takes a hard look at the ’03 numbers now that FastPass has been established for several years. Jay is surprised to learn that not only did the quantum leaps in customer spending and satisfaction failed to materialize for the… Read More »Bye Bye Fastpass!!!

Sam McKim

PRNewswire has released their coverage of Sam’s sad passing. I did not know that Sam was a child star and a was offered a leading role by John Ford in a western. Sam would have made handsome leading man. His choice to work as an… Read More »Sam McKim

More Disney Costumes on eBay

Disney Cast Member Pirate Pants for sale on eBay. Don’t know how long this auction will last as it seems to be selling stolen goods. (link to eBay search for other Disney CM costume items) It saddens me every time a little piece of the… Read More »More Disney Costumes on eBay

Segway Across America

Looking for an interesting way to travel to Disneyland or Disney World? How about on a Segway. Join this 10MPH explorer as he gets ready to leave on his journey and then follow him across the nation. (MSNBC Story on Disney’s Segway Ban and one… Read More »Segway Across America

Happy Birthday Bucky

Today is the birthday of Buckminster Fuller, creator of the geodesic dome. Why is this important to Disney fans? Well Spaceship Earth is based on Bucky’s concept of the Geodesic Dome. Fuller was an architect, philosopher, and poet. I don’t know if he and Walt… Read More »Happy Birthday Bucky