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Jul 15, 2016

Episode 12 Show Notes

 

 

 

Featuring: Nick & Lori

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 -We started the show with Lori going over (Why you should use a travel agent to book your trips to Disney World and what you get when you book with a travel agent)

  • Travel Agent monitor prices for discounts and promotions to save you $$ even after you have booked
  • Travel agents will do all dining reservations and fast passes
  • Travel agents can help you navigate your way through the park, help you understand transportation and assist in al aspects of your trip

Nick talked about the new Han Solo Spin off and all of the positive buzz it is getting!

http://screenrant.com/star-wars-han-solo-spinoff-best-script/

 

 

Nick mentioned that Alligator Warning signs are now being placed inside the Magic Kingdom near Tom Sawyers Island.

http://www.wdwinfo.com/news-stories/alligator-warning-signs-now-posted-inside-the-magic-kingdom/

 

Lori discussed the new Single Rider line testing at Kali River Rapids.

http://blog.touringplans.com/2016/07/02/kali-river-rapids-to-test-single-rider-option/

 

Nick told us about the Sandtastic Weekend coming to the Swan and The Dolphin beginning August 26th.

http://www.wdwmagic.com/resorts/walt-disney-world-swan/news/29jun2016-sandtastic-weekends-coming-to-the-walt-disney-world-swan-and-dolphin-later-this-summer.htm

 

Lori mentioned the opening of the new COKE store at Disney Springs. It has a rooftop bar!

http://www.wesh.com/orlandomyway/orlando-theme-parks/cocacola-store-at-disney-springs-now-open/40363384

 

Nick told us about drones now being under regulation at Shanghai Disneyland. Nick said they should regulate pooping in the bushes too!

http://www.shanghaidaily.com/metro/society/New-regulation-targets-drones-over-Disneyland/shdaily.shtml

 

Lori and Nick discussed Epcot’s International Food & Wine Festival and the Eat to the Beat concert series lineup!

http://thedisneyblog.com/2016/06/29/epcots-2016-food-wine-festival-expands-lineup/

 

 

Jul 5, 2016

Co-Hosting: Ken, Lori and Nick

On this episode the crew catch up on all the news from the past few weeks. Star Wars, Dining Plan changes and an interesting new way to get extra Fastpasses all come up. After the news they discuss what they would like to see happen to World Showcase if a nation ever got kicked out.

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Notes

00:00:45 – Star Wars themed pressed pennies appear at Disneyland (http://thedisneyblog.com/2016/06/27/disneyland-adds-star-wars-elongated-coins/?platform=hootsuite)

 00:05:50 – TIP- Nick says that Guest Services can help direct you to the pressed penny machines. Also search online for maps

00:06:40 – Disneyland may end regular fireworks at the park (https://www.yahoo.com/style/hold-disneyland-doing-away-fireworks-225714630.html)

00:14:00- Indiana Jones 5 is coming and it’ll feature Harrison Ford (http://www.chipandco.com/indy-reboot-come-indiana-jones-5-242971/)

00:19:29- “Because nothing says Disney like a group of Nazis” – Ken

00:18:20- TIP - “If you’re doing Fastpasses for Hollywood Studios [Indiana Jones] is not the place spend them” – Lori

 

00:19:30- Refillable popcorn buckets coming to WDW (http://www.orlandothemeparkupdates.com/2016/refillable-popcorn-buckets-coming-to-walt-disney-world/)

 

00:21:37- Could The Muppets be moving in at Liberty Square? (http://wdwnt.com/blog/2016/06/breaking-the-muppets-are-coming-to-liberty-square-at-the-magic-kingdom-in-new-attraction/)

 

00:27:25- Epcot’s Mexico is opening earlier due to Frozen demand (http://www.orlandothemeparkupdates.com/2016/gran-fiesta-tour-starring-the-three-caballeros-at-epcots-mexico-pavilion-to-open-earlier/)

 

00:29:32- Fastpass for Pirates of the Caribbean being awarded during interactive pirates adventure game (http://www.wdwinfo.com/news-stories/fastpass-for-pirates-of-the-caribbean-being-awarded-during-interactive-pirates-adventure-game/)

 

00:35:28- Dining Plan updates (http://www.wdwinfo.com/news-stories/details-on-2017-disney-dining-plans/)

 

00:37:16- Lori recommends using Dining Plan snack credits on Food & Wine

 

Ken and Lori discuss the pro/cons of the Disney Dining Plan.

 

00:40:34- Disney switches to cage-free eggs (http://www.disneyfoodblog.com/2016/06/24/news-disney-pledges-to-switch-to-cage-free-eggs-by-the-end-of-2016/)

 

00:41:27- DAK’s Pandora to feature live plants that glow (http://www.laughingplace.com/w/blogs/disney-buzz/2016/06/28/patent-filing-shows-disneys-pandora-will-interactive-plant-life/)

 

Today’s Game- What would Brexit look like at World Showcase?

Russia, Brazil, India, Thailand, and South Africa all come up. Nick proposes adding live animals and Ken calls for more Southern Hemisphere representation.

Lori calls on The American Adventure to add more Native American presence.

Jul 1, 2016

Tom Morrow’s Mouse Episode 10

Co-Hosting: Ken, Lori and Nick

This episode, the cast discuss the news in and around the Walt Disney Company. The team talks about the opening of Frozen Ever After at Epcot and the terrible alligator attack at the Grand Floridian. 

Frozen Ever After: “The faces don’t look quite right” – Nick
Alligator attack: “It’s awful. There’s no other word for it.” – Lori
Finding Dori: “I loved it, loved it!...I laughed, I cried!...It’s one of the best sequels I’ve ever seen” – Lori
Moment of silence/Kiss Goodnight at Magic Kingdom: “It was a true moment of silence…friends said this was the quietest they have ever heard the park.” - Ken

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