Disneyland's 50th Celebration is approaching fast. Work goes on around the park repairing some of the damage done to the infrastructure and sprucing up the 50 year old structures with a fresh coat of paint. Sleeping Beauty Castle is being painted to be the 'crown jewel' in the park. The new paint job was just
If you're a fan of Donald Duck, or Disney animation period, you might want to find your way to Eugene Oregon this month for a celebration of the foul mouth fowl. The University of Oregon is the only college with a Disney character as their mascot: A duck emblem was in use by 1933, and
Well, now that Mark Wenzel is no longer working at Disneyland as Lagniappe the Mime it's safe to post this link to pictures of him on and in various attractions around the park. The Pirates ones are pretty funny. I mean come on, who hasn't wanted to do this exact stuff. Wenzel himself will no
MKT comes through again with some more Disney World pics Before Jeanne and After. A few photos of damage and wind swept lakewater around Celebration.
Tom McAlpin, the No. 2 executive at Celebration-based Disney Cruise Line, has been promoted to president of the Walt Disney Co venture. McAlpin reports directly to Al Weiss, president of the Walt Disney World Resort. (OBJ) The Disney Cruise line has been one of the real successes for the company. No body can deliver the
If you saw pictures of the damage and down trees caused by Hurricane Charley, then you'll see how well Celebration fared with Frances. (more photos)
If you know who Georges Bataille is and what Deleuzian Philosophy is then the online journal Rhizomes is for you. Even if you don't dabble in philosophical discourse, you might want to read Utopian Accidents from the current issue of the journal. The author examines Walt Disney's prototype city of EPCOT and the 1990s construction
As families return home from their Disney World vacations many will be posting pictures of their stay on a variety of photo hosting sites. Here's a family that stayed at Wilderness Lodge. Lots of landscape damage, and a great example of how fast Disney works to get things cleaned up. Photos of Celebration and from