Citrus Celebration

As soon as my time machine is finished I'll be attending this event! Anita Bryant does one show a day! A good year before she gets a pie in the face for gay bashing! $5.75!!!! For all the rides!! $56 a night at the Contemporary!! I could afford to live there! This comes from a time when there were citrus trees in Central Florida. Really!...Read More...

Mr Toad’s Wild Ride X4

The original Mr Toad's Wild Ride sign. I liked the carnival feel of the design. If you need a new tattoo idea...this is it.Toad's gun cabinet in the trophy room. Notice his little head above the word "Guns".My friends and I made a sport of running arou...Read More...

Jungle Cruise Monday night!

Back in 1996, my beautiful wife and I paid a visit to the half assed display celebrating the 25th birthday of WDW. Not what you'd expect for a quarter of a century of making people happy. The Jungle Cruise display was small. Some cool Marc Davis reproductions and a couple of maquettes by Blaine Gibson. You need coolin', baby, I'm not...Read More...

Norway Saturday

Hey! It's Norway Saturday at 12:54pm! To celebrate I offer you a couple pictures.Time to confess. I never liked Maelstrom. HOLD ON HOLD ON don't leave yet. Let me explain why.This was one of those Eisner era attractions that falls into a weird category:1. When it opened at EPCOT Center it was crappy compared to the rest of the park. It was short,...Read More...

Graveyard of Lost Ships #1

Here's another 20k gem. The Graveyard of Lost Ships! You may have seen a portion of this before. I shared it with Mike to help illustrate his article. Disney had perfected the art of forced perspective by the time they constructed this scene. The ...Read More...

Skyway Monday

It's Skyway Monday! Here's a trio of weird pictures from the Skyway station in Tomorrowland. What kind of nut job would have taken a picture of the wall on the second floor? Me! I thought the steel wall and 1,456 layers of paint were super groovy. What kind of loser would take a picture of the control panel? Me! Mike too.The Skyway...Read More...