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DEI is DOA: Board Overturns Disney’s Diversity Hiring Initiative

Central Florida Tourism Oversight District

The Central Florida Tourism Oversight District (CFTOD)  appointed by Gov. Ron DeSantis announced on Tuesday that all race-based hiring practices under its control would end. This follows trends happening in other parts of the country as movements to end preferential  treatment are halted for race and gender based hiring practices.   According to recent reports, District Administrator Glen Gilzean said Reedy ...

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Disney’s Got 999 Problems But A Ghost’s Not One

Hatbox Ghost at Haunted Mansion

The Hatbox Ghost is an iconic and mysterious character that originated from Disneyland’s Haunted Mansion attractio. This spectral figure has fascinated park-goers since the attraction’s opening in 1969, sparking curiosity and intrigue among fans and enthusiasts. Disney Imagineers originally intended for this ghostly figure to be a prominent element within the Haunted Mansion. Still, due to technical limitations at the ...

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7 Signs You’re Being Disney Catfished

Homer Simpson talking about Harry Potter at Disney World

To “catfish” an individual is to set up a false persona (usually online) to deceive another individual. RELATED: Darth Stamos – The Dark Side of Uncle Jesse But what is a Disney Catfish? That’s when someone deceives an individual by pretending to be a Disney fan when they really aren’t. You know what we’re talking about. You know the people. They ...

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FIRE at Animal Kingdom Lodge- Guests Evacuated

Animal Kingdom lodge fire

Occasionally things do not go according to plan on your Disney World Vacation which many unfortunately discovered last night. While we wish Disney existed in a bubble where nothing bad ever happened, sadly, that’s just not true. Tragedy sometimes strikes and the unexpected can occur, even at the Happiest Place on Earth! Many discovered that last night after Animal Kingdom ...

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NEW Menu Revealed at Trail’s End Restaurant and Davy Crockett’s Tavern

Trail's End Restaurant

You Walt Disney World vacation is about to get more delicious! Trail’s End Restaurant and Davy Crockett’s Tavern are BACK! Earlier this year Trail’s End left Fort Wilderness Campground guests in a pickle when it closed leaving campers without a casual dining food option. For those wishing to have a table service meal only the (expensive) Hoop-de-Doo Revue remained open. ...

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A Disney Park is Bringing Back Free ‘FastPasses’

Guests scanning Disney Magic Band at Park Entrance

For better or worse, the Disney FastPass system has become a classic staple of Disney Park nostalgia. Although it worked very differently than Genie+ does today, it was the theme park’s first venture into line skipping. RELATED: Disney Genie+ Prices Hit RECORD LOW Since Introducing NEW Single-Park Option While other theme park chains like Six Flags and Universal Studios offered similar ...

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Splash Mountain Character Makes a Surprise Comeback at Disney

Splash Mountain Character Makes a Surprise Comeback at Disney

One Splash Mountain character made a surprise comeback at Disneyland. Disney Guests have found themselves torn between their love for a traditional Disney favorite and progress. Splash Mountain has become one of the most controversial subjects in Disney’s history. Although the attraction maintains its roots in the oral traditions of African Americans in the South, many of which were slaves, ...

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‘Disney Karen’ Couldn’t Kill the Magic for This Toddler

Disney karen

Character meet and greets are often one of the most memorable parts of a Disney vacation, especially for little ones. Who doesn’t love to see their favorite character and ask them questions and interact, and just get lost in the story? Most people cannot help but have their heartstrings tugged when they see a child’s face light up with joy ...

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