ABC Announces Fall Series Premiere Dates

    ABC will launch the 2016-17 season with a stable of returning hit shows and five new series to join the schedule. The new season kicks off with “Dancing with the Stars” making its 23rd season premiere on Monday, September 12. New shows premiering are dramas “Designated Survivor,” starring Kiefer Sutherland in his return to primetime; […]

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    Nominees Announced for The 2016 ESPYS

    Nominees for The 2016 ESPYS presented by Capital One were revealed today and fan voting has now begun. The 2016 ESPYs will be hosted by WWE star and actor John Cena and air live on ABC at 8 p.m. ET (delayed PT) July 13 from Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles. Fans can vote on the […]

  • Cast Members
    Lost And Found!

    Look what these Disneyland parade marshals have found, a lost boy! The young lady who found him is holding his hand while the gentleman from Disneyland security is here to find out who he is. Once his interview is over she helps walk the little boy over to the Lost & Found room at the park’s […]

  • Disney Stories
    Walt and his Praxinoscope

      The Praxinoscope was the successor to the Zoetrope. It used a strip of pictures placed around the inner surface of a spinning cylinder. It had an inner circle of mirrors, placed so that the reflections of the pictures appeared stationary in position as the wheel turned. Someone looking in the mirrors would see a rapid […]

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    Disney History: The Mickey Mouse Gas Mask

    During World War II Walt Disney was enlisted to help the American war effort by designing a Mickey Mouse gas mask. Fearing a chemical attack from the Germans, the United States government distributed over 40 million gas masks to men, women, and children. However, since adult masks were too heavy and frightening for children to wear, Disney […]

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    Kidcot Fun Stops

    Kidcot Fun Stops are craft stations for kids 3 to 6. Located in World Showcase pavilions, it is a fun way to “travel the world” while drawing, writing, and stamping too. Kids get to meet Cast Members from different countries and learn about their customs. Kidcot Fun Stops are at: Mexico Pavilion (near Animales Fantasticos) Norway Pavilion (The Puffin’s Roost) […]

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    Top 10 Rides at Walt Disney Studios Paris

    The often maligned Walt Disney Studios next to Disneyland Paris is the least attended Disney theme park in the world. The one bright spot has been Toon Studio, the themed land at the studios that has been the focus of recent expansions. Here is the list of the top 10 rides and attractions at Walt […]

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    History: Italian Racing Car Visits Disneyland

    A Italian made 1956 C4 Abarth 207A by Boano racing car makes an appearance on Main Street U.S.A. – 1958. Dr. Karl Brigandi purchased this Abarth (214c) late in 1956 and he and his daughter Carmela (Martin) raced it at least 20 times from late 1956 into 1958.  Note the Womens’ Sports Car Club logo on the […]