Author Archives: Tom Ryan

Lunch At Pandora: Disney’s Brave New World

Tom Ryan “Everything is backwards now, like out there is the true world, and in here is the dream.” So said Jake Sully, protagonist of Avatar. The 2009 sci-fi blockbuster, which has grossed more money than any film in history – placed much emphasis on the dichotomy of reality and the dream world. In it, as you may recall, to ...

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Disney Dining Review Columbia Harbour House

Disney Dining Review Columbia Harbour House In 1492, Columbus sailed the ocean blue. Four hundred and sixty-six years later, the Sailing Ship Columbia set sail on the Rivers of America in Disneyland, and fifteen years after that, the Columbia Harbour House began serving park goers at Walt Disney Worlds Magic Kingdom. The eponymous inspiration for Disney eateries, sailing vessels, and ...

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