• Disneyland
    Fireworks Cause Fire Near ‘it’s a small world’

    Anaheim firefighters last night extinguished a fire that engulfed a tree near ‘it’s a small world’ attraction at Disneyland. The small blaze broke out about 9:19 p.m. in a backstage area at the park next to the attraction, Toontown’s entrance and the Steam Train railroad tracks. The fire was extinguished by 9:48 p.m. The ride […]

  • ABC
    2011 Lara Spencer and Anya Sarre
    Scuttlebutt – Can You Say “Baba Wawa?”

    Lara Spencer Promoted to Co-Host on Good Morning America. Lara Spencer has been promoted to co-host on Good Morning America, ABC News announced Friday. The news comes just weeks after Spencer renegotiated her deal with ABC and Josh Elliott announced he was leaving GMA for NBC Sports. The promotion now gives Spencer, 44, the same […]

  • Disneyland
    Editorial: Emotional Pain of Being Trapped on a Disneyland Ride Worth $8,000?

    A quadriplegic who says he suffered a life-threatening nightmare that was designed to address discrimination at the theme park won $8,000.oo in a California court. In Court papers Martinez says he experienced dysreflexia, a life-threatening nervous-system response to over-stimulation. What was he doing on this ride?? According to the complaint: “Mr. Martinez suffered extreme emotional distress and […]

  • Disneyland Holiday Season Tree Lighting Ceremony

    Marine Corps. Staff Sergeant Mark Plummer, who earned a purple heart in Fallujah, Iraq, was recognized by Disneyland Resort as he and his family “flipped the switch” on more than 300,000 Holiday Lights in Disneyland Park and “it’s a small world.” The popular attraction was transformed into a visual wonderland and officially launched the holiday […]

  • WDW Jungle Cruise and Small World Maps

    Look at what someone shared with me the other day. They are hand drawn maps of WDW Jungle Cruise and Small World. They are produced by Jonah Adkins, aka “The Curious Cartographer” and available on his website: http://jonahsmaps.tumblr.com I like that he added dialogue from the Jungle Cruise skippers. Click on them and check them […]