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    Tokyo Disneyland’s 30th Birthday Merchandise

    Leave it to the Japanese to design some exceptional and fun merchandise to celebrate TDL’s 30th anniversary. First up is a bronze figure of Mickey with gold-plated hat ornament and on the base, a 30th anniversary logo. Produced in a limited edition of 500 at ¥ 30,000 ($300.00). For ¥1,300 you can get these stylish […]

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    Reflections on the last 24 hours – Part 2

    It is Epcot’s 30th Anniversary and it is oppressively Hot Went to the D23 event and enjoyed it thoroughly. I will report about it in greater detail in the up-coming days Met my old boss Marty Sklar backstage and chatted a little before he went onstage to speak to several thousand attendees. Looks like I […]

  • D23′s Epcot 30th Anniversary Celebration

    I will be at the D23 event all day today and am looking forward to seeing old and new friends alike! I will be posting live via Facebook and Twitter throughout the day all the highlights of the day-long event. Featured EPOCT tributes include: Hooray for the 21st Century – My old boss, Marty Sklar joins […]

  • Epcot’s 30th Birthday Graphics and Pins!

    REPOST: This is a re-post of bit I did back in March that I thought you would enjoy again! Oh, and what am I doing right now? Flying from Disneyland Resort to Walt Disney World! Yep, it’s hard to believe but Epcot will be turning 30 this October 1, 2012. I remember our first trip […]

  • DbM Scuttlebutt

    Tokyo Disneyland has announced that it’s 30th Anniversary celebration will start on April 15, 2013. It will be called “The Happiness Year” Star Wars Weekends returns to Disney’s Hollywood Studios from May 18th to June 10th.  Soarin’ Closed Indefinitely at Disney World & Disney California Adventure for “urgent maintenance” it seems two jerks in Florida got out of their restraints […]

  • New Graphics and Pin Designs for Epcot’s 30th Birthday

    Yep, it’s hard to believe but Epcot will be turning 30 this October 1, 2012. I remember our first trip there in November 1982. We stayed at my parent’s new home in Clearwater and drove to Epcot and then drove back that evening. Then we turned around and did the same thing the next day! With […]

  • Disneyland License Plate

    Here is a license plate to commemorate Disneyland’s 30th birthday. I bought one and put it on the front of my 1983 Nissan Stanza. A week later someone backed into my parked car and ruined it. On my next visit to the park I bought two, one for the Stanza and one to put away […]