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What If Walt Disney WAS Cryogenically Frozen?

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When you’re famous, and your face is recognized by people all around the world, you expect that throughout your lifetime, your name will come up in conversations here and there, whether things being said about you are good, bad, or indifferent–true, untrue, or questionable. It’s an empirical fact about attaining celebrity status. But in the case of the visionary genius ...

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Secret Disney Codes Cast Members Use Every Day

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Professionals ranging from doctors and nurses to pilots and flight attendants speak a language peculiar to their employment. That is, most industries create a culture with “secret codes” familiar only to their workers. The insiders may speak in code to streamline operations, communicate in high-stress environments, protect customers from unpleasant events, or shield the public from behind-the-scenes activities. Secret Disney ...

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“Blackface” Mickey Mouse Has Disney Fans Extremely Upset

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Disney has had a complicated relationship with racism and stereotypes in its history. Fans of Walt Disney World and Disneyland found themselves at odds over the retheming choices surrounding the popular Splash Mountain ride. However, the most notable Disney representative, Mickey Mouse, has never found himself in question until now. A Brief History of Mickey Mouse Originally thought to be ...

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Shocking Disney Decoration Offers Guests “Male Escort” Services

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Main Street, U.S.A., in Walt Disney World Resort and Disneyland Resort, is steeped in captivating history that will transport you back in time. This enchanting street serves as the gateway to the Magic Kingdom Park, welcoming guests with its nostalgic charm and immersive atmosphere. As you stroll down Main Street, you can’t help but feel a sense of wonder and ...

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Walt Disney’s Untimely Death Sparked a Massive Company Cover-Up & Stiff Restrictions For Disney Films

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In all of recorded history, there’s perhaps no greater visionary, creative genius, entrepreneur, or dreamer than the incomparable Walter Elias Disney. Walt had a magic all his own–and the vision with which to bring that magic to dazzling life (with a little help from his financial genius of a brother, Roy). But even legends can have secrets, bad habits, and ...

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The Cost of Magic: Disney Ticket Prices From Opening Day to the Present

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Today, Disney Parks are unfortunately known as a luxury not everyone can afford. Despite Walt Disney’s wishes to make Disney theme parks fun and affordable for all ages, many families cannot even conceptualize spending the thousands that are required for a theme park vacation. It makes long-time fans ponder: how did we get here? How Much Have Disney World Ticket ...

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Disney Fans Disappointed (and Horrified) By the State of This Abandoned Animal Kingdom Animatronic

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Whether visiting Walt Disney World or Disneyland Resort, the animatronics are some of the coolest things about a Disney vacation. Audio-animatronics just bring beloved characters to life in a way that screens simply can’t accomplish, making attractions more immersive and magical. Early on in the theme park game, Disney built a reputation for itself, and some of the best animatronics ...

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Disney Icon and Historian Dies at 72

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Many of us Disney fans like to think of ourselves as experts regarding topics such as Walt Disney, Disney Parks, and perhaps even the Walt Disney Company. But there are some whose entire lives revolve around the love and expertise of the Disney brand. RELATED: Dwayne Johnson Makes “Historic” Donation to SAG-AFTRA Foundation During Actor’s Strike Jim Korkis / Wade Sampson ...

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You Can Live in Walt Disney’s California Home

You Can Live in Walt Disney's California Home

Many Disney fans would go to great lengths to surround themselves with pixie dust. Whether it be adding a bit of theming to our cars or splashes of magic to our homes, we all want that “Disney feeling” 24/7. What if I told you there was a way you could live around the clock literally surrounded by a bit of ...

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Two Disney Attractions May Share a Hidden Secret

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“There’s a great, big, beautiful secret at Walt Disney World. At least, there may be! Walt Disney World is home to many memorable attractions. Many of which have built colossal fan bases since their premiers. Typically, the longer the ride has been around, the more history and lore fans dig up. This has led to some fabulous finds around Walt ...

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