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    Do Not Eat Or Drink These 4 Things At Walt Disney World

    4) Quick Service French Fries Disney struggles to make decent French fries. I’m not sure why seemingly all fast food restaurants outside of Walt Disney World can make French fries that are at least halfway decent, but the French fries guests pay $3.29 for in the parks taste like cardboard. Disney completely nails the signature […]

  • Disney reports record quarterly revenue despite lower attendance

    In today’s investors’ conference call, Christine McCarthy, Chief Financial Office for the Walt Disney Company, reported that Parks and Resorts division revenue was up for the third fiscal quarter, yet attendance at domestic theme parks was down. Domestic theme park attendance dropped 4 percent, partially due to the Easter holiday falling in the previous quarter, […]

  • Deputies arrest man trying to bring a gun into the Magic Kingdom

    Orange County Sheriff’s deputies arrested a man yesterday for trying to bring a gun into the Magic Kingdom at Walt Disney World. Kevin Webb, 42, acknowledged he was carrying a firearm when he was asked to walk through a metal detector outside the park’s main entrance, but told the Walt Disney World security guards and […]

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    Disney Q3 2016 Earnings Results (Preview)

    In our continuing effort to corner the market on Disney Parks fiscal analysis and projections (all 23 of you!), this post covers The Walt Disney Company’s Q3 Fiscal Year 2016 earnings results. I don’t know whether this is something in which readers are actually interested, I figured it would be worth giving this a whirl once. […]

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  • Dolphin pulls iPad from woman’s hand at SeaWorld Orlando

    A woman visiting SeaWorld learned the hard way not to hold anything near the dolphin pool. While using her iPad to video the dolphins, one of the animals jumped up out of the water and grabbed the device from her. Luckily, the dolphin dropped it right away and she was able to grab it out […]

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    Top 5 Prettiest Locations At Walt Disney World and Disneyland

    5) The Entrance To Epcot During Flower and Garden Festival The Flower and Garden Festival is hands down the most beautiful time to visit Epcot. The entire park comes alive with the addition of the topiaries, the floating flower beds, the festival marketplaces, and so much more. The front of the park is a particularly beautiful area […]

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    Top Three “Cures” to Post-Disney Depression

    Post-Disney Depression gets to lots of people once their trip to Walt Disney World or Disneyland ends. After any time in a Disney theme park, it is difficult to return to your normal everyday life. The sense of escapism brought by a Disney theme park is difficult to compare to anything else. Yet, it ends so abruptly, […]

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    Ticket Bridging for Annual Pass Upgrades

    If you want to save money on a Walt Disney World Annual Pass, a method called “price bridging” will provide the greatest discount. With this technique, you purchase a park ticket from an authorized third party reseller and then upgrade that ticket to an Annual Pass. In the process, you’re credited for the full gate price value […]

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  • Julie Andrews and Dick Van Dyke joining cast of Mary Poppins Returns?

    Julie Andrews and Dick Van Dyke are in talks to join the cast of Mary Poppins Returns, a new live-action adaptation of Mary Poppins. Meryl Streep is also rumored to be joining the lineup, playing a supporting role of Poppins’ cousin, Topsy. Emily Blunt and Lin-Manuel Miranda will star in the film, due out Christmas […]

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    Fall/Holiday 2016 Room-Only Disney World Discounts

    Walt Disney World just released its room-only discounts for November 6 – December 23, 2016. This “Holiday Season Savings” promo offers savings of 10-20% off hotel rooms, and is available for booking through October 8, 2016. As always, it’s subject to availability and block-out dates (which are November 11-12 and 23-25, 2016). Here are the currently-available room-only discount […]

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