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Fans Turn Love Of Disney Into Income As Travel Agents

Many Disney fans become travel agents.

January 15, 2016

Disneyland To Close Some Attractions To Build ‘Star Wars’ Land

To make way for Star Wars, Disneyland is about to launch its largest expansion ever, which means shutting down a significant chunk of the Anaheim theme park.

January 9, 2016

George Lucas Apologizes For ‘White Slaver’ Comments On Selling ‘Star Wars’

The filmmaker went on to explain that he was at peace with everything despite dealing with the earlier breakup issues. The public was not.

January 1, 2016

‘Star Wars’ Director J.J. Abrams Feels Lucky To Land Biggest Job In The Galaxy

“The experience I had seeing ‘Star Wars’ for the first time was mind-blowing. Eleven is a great age to have your mind blown.” And now it’s Abrams’ turn to blow some minds.

December 18, 2015

Metal Detectors Stand In For Real Action On Gun Violence

Walt Disney World, along with other major theme parks, just caved to the threat of a mass shooting. The Happiest Place on Earth can only remain so by bracing against the possibility of children being mowed down by assault weapons as they await a turn on the Seven Dwarfs Mine Train roller coaster.

December 18, 2015
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Disney Using The Force Of Unboxing Videos To Hype Star Wars Merchandise

By Shan Li, Los Angeles Times (TNS) Long ago in a galaxy not so far away, selling toys was a lot simpler. Put a commercial on TV. Lure shoppers to Toys R Us. Today, it’s not so easy to attract the attention of digital-savvy kids and their parents, who are watching less television and more […]

August 28, 2015
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Why Children’s Programming Is The New Front Line In The Streaming Battle

Once you conquer adults, the next step is children, at least in the TV streaming world.

August 26, 2015

Box Office: ‘Ant-Man’ Tops With $58 Million, ‘Trainwreck’ Impresses With $30.2 Million

It marks Marvel’s 12th consecutive first place opening, although ‘Ant-Man’ isn’t at the level of other, bigger-name costumed heroes like Captain America, Thor, and Iron Man, all of whom performed better out of the gate with their solo adventures.

July 19, 2015
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Cruise Ships Wage Water Slide War

Go for the ride of your life — while aboard a cruise ship, mind you — on these thrilling water slides.

May 14, 2015

Endorse This: Senator’s Musical Phone Call

This usually stone-faced U.S. Senator really “let it go” — if only for a moment.

April 16, 2015

Endorse This: The ‘Frozen’ Menace

Fox News has its eye on the latest danger to America’s culture: The hit Disney movie ‘Frozen.’

February 4, 2015

No-Fly Zones Over Disney Parks Face New Scrutiny

The “no fly” zones over Disney amusement parks were put in place after the 2011 terrorist attacks, but it is time to take another look at the flight restrictions.

November 10, 2014

Drones At Disneyland? Disney Seeks Patents

By Andrew Khouri, Los Angeles Times On top of Mickey Mouse, Cinderella and Aladdin, visitors to Disney theme parks may one day get a glimpse of drones. Walt Disney Co. appears to have a wish to use unmanned aircraft to produce entertainment shows, according to three recently published patent applications first reported by the blog […]

August 27, 2014

Tourist’s Fingertips Severed On Disney Ride, Officials Say

By Desiree Stennett and Sandra Pedicini, Orlando Sentinel ORLANDO, Fla. — A tourist from the United Kingdom was hospitalized Thursday morning after an accident on the Pirates of the Caribbean ride at Disney’s Magic Kingdom. The tips of the man’s ring finger and his pinky finger on his right hand were severed, according to Bo […]

July 11, 2014

Disney/ABC TV Chief’s Exit Comes As A Surprise

By Meg James, Los Angeles Times LOS ANGELES — The most powerful woman at the Walt Disney Co. — and perhaps in all of Hollywood — said that she would leave her job overseeing the company’s $10-billion-a-year entertainment TV networks, leaving Disney to search for a successor in an increasingly treacherous television business. After 18 […]

March 12, 2014

This Week In Crazy: It’s Time To Execute The President (Again), And The Rest Of The Worst Of The Right

Welcome to “This Week In Crazy,” The National Memo’s weekly update on the wildest attacks, conspiracy theories, and other loony behavior from the increasingly unhinged right wing. Starting with number five: 5. Glenn Beck Glenn Beck, who is apparently no longer concerned about tearing the country apart, checks in at number five this week for his latest […]

February 7, 2014