Russ has some banter on travel rewards. There is also follow up. Dutch then brings a topic.
Russ has some banter on travel rewards. There is also follow up. Dutch then brings a topic.
Topic 1: How much of the enjoyment pie is queues?
Topic 2: Kids.
Topic 3: Make goods.
Kip says words about his recent cruise. Russ lays out some news. Dutch has follow up.
Draining the Swamp and Rogue One talk. Rogue One talk starts at 34:55.
This week Russ shares his adventure to Tokyo Disney Sea. We also argue about express buses and talk about that weird Rogue One event.
This week we are inspired by Matt S. to pitch a movie: WDW has Fallen. We also catch up on some news items including drones, private ferry boats, Once Upon a Time, Epcot entertainment, Twitter acquisition, and TapuTapu.
This week John Kivus returns to discuss a recent article posted on the Greatest Site on the Internet about how he packs for the parks. We also tackle a bunch of questions from listener Clay.
Menu changes at Nomad Lounge and Trader Sam's
Captain's Grill closing for refurbe
Whispering Canyon dessert monstrosity
This week we discuss this article about why Disney World is very bad. We also discuss when we would go back in time to WDW and the resort's prime.
This week we are joined by Howie from Maryland to talk about whether or not WDW is doing enough for the environment. We also discuss some of the highlights from his recent solo adventure.
Satchel includes thoughts on rods, Disneyland, who Ken thinks Disney should acquire, helping of Gaz's parents, the Houser Theme Park Palybook, mining magic bands for data, and last minute ADR modifications. We also do 3 Good Minutes on our feelings about Universal and UniBros.
Dutch shares some of his reactions to his one day trip to the World. Russ also dishes out some news items to get our hot takes on.
GALLIMAUFRY! Our first topic this week is what properties or companies we believe that Disney should try to acquire. The second topic is salary cap style game about how we would spend an hour in the Magic Kingdom. Finally and drawing inspiration from Effectively Wild's The only rule is that it has to work, we discuss how we would manage a small, independent amusement park.
Dutch is taking a road trip to Florida and the team helps him plan the two days he will get in the world. The squad also shares some positively bonkers reviews.
Russ is back from WDW and has some thoughts to share on all the new stuff and happenings of the last few weeks. The show ends with some bonus audio from a Periscope done by Russ and Jeremy of Backside of Magic.
We also announced our new Facebook page. We'd love for you to join.
This week we are joined by Wes who has done a lot of work on figuring out the value offered by Walt Disney World annual passes and Universal Orlando annual passes. His data is available here. He also takes some time to discuss his experiences down in the World this past May.
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Russ, Kip, and Dutch extend their condolences to the 49 victims who lost their lives in the Pulse tragedy.
Stanley Almodovar III, 23 years old
Amanda Alvear, 25 years old
Oscar A Aracena-Montero, 26 years old
Rodolfo Ayala-Ayala, 33 years old
Antonio Davon Brown, 29 years old
Darryl Roman Burt II, 29 years old
Angel L. Candelario-Padro, 28 years old
Juan Chevez-Martinez, 25 years old
Luis Daniel Conde, 39 years old
Cory James Connell, 21 years old
Tevin Eugene Crosby, 25 years old
Deonka Deidra Drayton, 32 years old
Simon Adrian Carrillo Fernandez, 31 years old
Leroy Valentin Fernandez, 25 years old
Mercedez Marisol Flores, 26 years old
Peter O. Gonzalez-Cruz, 22 years old
Juan Ramon Guerrero, 22 years old
Paul Terrell Henry, 41 years old
Frank Hernandez, 27 years old
Miguel Angel Honorato, 30 years old
Javier Jorge-Reyes, 40 years old
Jason Benjamin Josaphat, 19 years old
Eddie Jamoldroy Justice, 30 years old
Anthony Luis Laureanodisla, 25 years old
Christopher Andrew Leinonen, 32 years old
Alejandro Barrios Martinez, 21 years old
Brenda Lee Marquez McCool, 49 years old
Gilberto Ramon Silva Menendez, 25 years old
Kimberly Morris, 37 years old
Akyra Monet Murray, 18 years old
Luis Omar Ocasio-Capo, 20 years old
Geraldo A. Ortiz-Jimenez, 25 years old
Eric Ivan Ortiz-Rivera, 36 years old
Joel Rayon Paniagua, 32 years old
Jean Carlos Mendez Perez, 35 years old
Enrique L. Rios, Jr., 25 years old
Jean C. Nives Rodriguez, 27 years old
Xavier Emmanuel Serrano Rosado, 35 years old
Christopher Joseph Sanfeliz, 24 years old
Yilmary Rodriguez Solivan, 24 years old
Edward Sotomayor Jr., 34 years old
Shane Evan Tomlinson, 33 years old
Martin Benitez Torres, 33 years old
Jonathan Antonio Camuy Vega, 24 years old
Juan P. Rivera Velazquez, 37 years old
Luis S. Vielma, 22 years old
Franky Jimmy Dejesus Velazquez, 50 years old
Luis Daniel Wilson-Leon, 37 years old
Jerald Arthur Wright, 31 years old
Source of list can be found here.
We also extend condolences and prayers to the family of Lane Graves for their tragic loss.
This week is a gallimaufry featuring contributions from Bryan B., Matt Houser and Pete Norris. Topics include building an Uber Park, a game of Would You Rather, and War of the Attraction Animatronics.
This week we set our own bid limits for individual attractions. We also help Ken with planning out a solo birthday trip. The show starts with some news from around the World.
This week we get caught on some news. We also use James Rosemergy's post on FastPass Plus changes to talk some strategy.
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This week we tackle emails from one of our favorite listeners. Topics include intellectual properties, child discipline, unfinished business, planning for large groups, food preferences, and our favorite episodes. The show also features 3 Good Minutes from Jason about what Magic Kingdom will look on its 100th Birthday. The end of the show features all the great #MMOMdraft moments.
This week we are elated to be joined by Ken Storey of the Orlando Tourism Report to discuss being a local in Orlando as part of our lifestyler series. We also have a draft where we take turns picking the best moments during a Walt Disney World trip.
This week we discuss customer service and working at Walt Disney World using Would You Like Magic with That as a jumping off point. After the show, Kip shares some details from a recent trip.
Inspired by recent events and stuff going on in our real lives, this week we seek out to set what the max price "should be" for a bunch of stuff offered at WDW. We also discuss some recent news items in the Newz Bitez section. Most importantly, Elyssa and John join us to discuss their latest offering on the greatest site on the internet.
This week we are joined by Jeremy of the Backside of Magic. We take a look at value from a couple different angles including flying and driving and ideas on free stuff. Jeremy also shares details on an upcoming solo trip. We even get to try our hand at a Preposterous Pondering.
Bonus episode! Listener Interaction Satchel features follow up and questions on jobs at Disney and how awful some folks can be, live entertainment we've lost, chain restaurants, hot takes, differences between Future World East and West, scavenger hunts, how to handle dangerous babies, additional ideas on how to spend eternity in WDW, sandwiches, FastPass + at Disney's Hollywood Studios, doing more shows, laxbros, whether Peter Pan is a BOATRIDE, FLOAT Scores, BOATRIDES that never were, stroller crimes, selfies, ride quoters, land drafts, and IP Power Rankz.
Thanks to the following folks for helping make the show better: Elyssa, Gosh, Cassie, Ben, Scott S., President Rutherford B. Hayes, Wes, Howie, James R., Lisa and Matt, Matt S., Jeff W., Lisa Green, Tom, Alicia, Todd, Scott G., Jeremy, Brian, James, John, Brian, and more.
This week we are joined by Wes to talk about some recent news and to help him plan his solo trip.
Off the chain gallimaufry! Big thanks to Backside of Magic for the inspiration on the first one.
Major announcement this week about the show. We are also joined by Elyssa and John Kivus to discuss their recent trip. Russ Lipton stops by too. We also interview Josh and Eric about lifestylin and profiling. Also, please visit the best site on the internet.
This week's main topic is things which the Walt Disney World fan community rates properly. News Bitez include Rivers of Light info, changes to MyMagic+, Star Wars additions to the Studios, the rise of the Diamond Horseshoe Saloon, Zooptopia's success, Disney.....mopping up, and Disney Springs updates. We close out the show with 3 Good Minutes on the prognosis for the next five years of parks fandom. There's also a brief added on segment about the rumored resort fees.
This week we are joined by Wes James to discuss additional details revealed on ABC's special celebrating Disneyland's 60th Anniversary. Concept art discussed can be viewed here. We also discuss the company's alleged financial struggles and it's effects on domestic parks. Make sure to check out SaveTomorrowland.com.
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This week the team takes a look at some, uh, interesting reviews on the internet of Walt Disney World. We are also joined by Rick to talk about a recent mechanical problem on the Disney Cruise Line. The show closes with a trio of 3 Good Minutes, including one from DisNeat.
This week we get caught up on happenings in Walt Disney World and serve up some magna-hot takes. Topics covered include parking, the DVC lounge in Epcot, the potential death of garbage pizza, the new dining offer, Boardwalk construction, the break-ins at Saratoga Springs, and the release date of Star Wars Episode 8 getting pushed back. We also discuss some garbage article from someone who didn't do any research. Don't waste your time looking her up or her crappy article about couples who go to Walt Disney World. Be sure to check out our friends at ROPEDROP dot NET and the Backside of Magic.
FRANCHISE POWER RANKINGS IS HERE! Dutch presents his ranking of all the franchises in WDW and Universal Florida that are represented by attractions. The show closes with a few 3 Good Minutes on PHASMA!, internal strife of MMOM, podcast demands, favorite spots and more.
|Pirates of the Carribean|
|The Little Mermaid|
|Beauty and the Beast|
|Winnie the Pooh|
|Men in Black|
|Alice in Wonderland|
|Phineas and Ferb|
|Straight Outta Compton|
|The Blues Brothers|
|Swiss Family Robinson|
|Honey I Shrunk the Kids|
|Woody the Woodpecker|
|Song of the South|