Author Archives: Jill Bivins

Mickey Proves What a Gentleman He Is in Viral Video

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We all love Mickey Mouse, but we had no idea what a gentleman he was. A TikTok video recently surfaced that highlights an adorable interaction between Mickey and Minnie Mouse, and we just can’t get enough of it. The classic duo have had one of the sweetest (and most relatable) romances in film history and now have taken their love ...

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Disney Makes Changes to Genie+ That Guests Are Going to Love

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Disney Genie+ is complicated. Many have complained that it is too complicated. In recent months, Disney has promised that they hear those complaints and are working to simplify the process. Over the past few months, changes have trickled out to make the experience easier. Today they issued an update that makes it MUCH easier. Disney Genie+ is a paid service ...

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Resort Perk Going Away for Some Disney Guests

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One of the perks of staying at a Walt Disney World Resort Hotel used to be Extra Magic Hours. During this time, a different theme park each day would either open an hour early or stay open up to three hours late for Disney hotel guests. This perk only came back for a select few after the pandemic closure.  In ...

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Here’s Why Disney WANTS You to Pay Less for Disney+

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Disney just raised the price of their streaming service Disney+ by 27%. That makes the statement that Disney actually WANTS you to pay less for the service seem a little silly, but before you dismiss it outright, hear me out. It actually makes complete sense.   Last year, Disney+ split its subscription service into different tiers. You could pay more and ...

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Disney Won’t Let DeSantis Get Away Scot Free

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Ron DeSantis may be moving on from his feud with Disney, but Disney isn’t. The entertainment giant has no plans to let the Governor of Florida off so gently. In fact, they just doubled down on the fight. Gov. DeSantis felt the fight had gone on long enough and called for an end to the squabble recently, saying he has ...

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Duffy is BACK and Better than Ever

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Duffy, Mickey’s most cuddly companion, is back! It’s been 8 years since we last saw Duffy in the United States, and, for many, Mickey’s lovable teddy bear had faded into memory. That all changes soon, though, because he’s returning in an all-new way and will be bigger than ever thanks to his new gig.  Duffy the Disney Bear  Duffy the ...

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Famous Orca Dies Suddenly at a Florida Marine Park Before Release

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Orcas, commonly known as Killer Whales in captivity, have been the subject of intense scrutiny in recent years. Spurred by the documentary Blackfish, what was once seen as engaging entertainment is now seen as cruel and inhumane. Activist groups like PETA have long since campaigned to end the practice of Killer Whale captivity. Marine Parks, like SeaWorld and the Miami ...

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