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14 hrs ago | Examiner.com

Walt Disney: The Man, The Magic, The Movies, The American Experience

Perhaps it is a generational thing but I am always surprised when you talk to young people today, and I am not referring to eight or nine year-olds but rather college-aged students to those in their 30's, that many of them are not aware of Walt Disney .


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Tue Jul 22, 2014


TCA: PBS Announces Walt Disney Bio, 'The Brain' Series,...

BBC announced in February it would produce a fourth season of the period drama about a group of nurse midwives working in the East End of London in the 1950s - only it will be set in the 60's for the next season.


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The Disney Blog

America Sings Recreation by Former Disney Animator

James Lopez is a former Disney animator and an instructor at CalArts. He did not survive last year's purge of hand drawn animators from Walt Disney Animation.


The New Rochelle Daily Voice

Happy Birthday To New Rochelle's Alan Irwin Menken

Menken, a musical theater and film composer and pianist, was born July 22, 1949.


Related Topix: New Rochelle, NY, Musical Theater, Arts, Vocal, Oscars

Sun Jul 20, 2014

Cartoon Brew

'Mouse in Transition': Disney Departures

Don Bluth working on "The Small One" shortly before he led a mass exodus of artists out of the studio.


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Fri Jul 18, 2014

Laura's Miscellaneous Musings

In Disney News...

As Disneyland celebrates its 59th anniversary and begins Year 60, it's time for a Disney News roundup! ...Disneyland unveiled its 60th Anniversary logo yesterday in a birthday ceremony at the park.


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Digital Trends

Netflix Canada pens deal for exclusive first-run streaming rights to new Disney movies

The big red streaming service and the House of Mouse have struck a new deal, and this one will have Canadians reaping the benefits.


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Thu Jul 17, 2014

Whittier Daily News

Disneyland toasts 59 years of happiness

Tickets: $96 adults and $90 children ages 3-9 for one park; $150 adults and $144 children for both parks “To all who come to this happy place, welcome.


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CBS Local

Disneyland Celebrates Its 59th Anniversary

Take a stroll on Main Street USA inside Disneyland in Anaheim and you will find a plaque in middle of the main square with Walt Disney's famous July 17th 1955 opening day speech.


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Deseret News

20 things you didn't know about Disney theme parks

One of the oldest rides in Disneyland, the Mad Tea Party, includes spinning teacups on saucers and operates in Fantasyland.


The Motley Fool

The 3 Companies That Will Dominate the Theme Park Industry for Years to Come

Among the top 10 U.S. theme parks chosen for the Travelers' Choice awards , four are owned by The Walt Disney Company ( The fun-park dominance isn't limited to domestic attractions, either.


Wed Jul 16, 2014

The Free Dictionary

Disneyland Opens in Anaheim, California

Disneyland Park , originally Disneyland , is the first of two theme parks built at the Disneyland Resort in Anaheim, California , opened on July 17, 1955.


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Daily Mail

Trailer for Disney and Marvel's first animated superhero flick Big Hero 6 debuts

Boy genius and robot sidekick take on masked villain in Disney and Marvel's first animated superhero flick Big Hero 6 The flick will be the first joint animated venture between the two since Walt Disney acquired the popular superhero-centred entertainment company in 2009.


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Mon Jul 14, 2014


The Secrets Behind Disney's $2.2 Billion Theme Park Profits

Theme parks are core to the business model of American media giant the Walt Disney Company.


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KSDK-TV Saint Louis

Disney: Power failure shuts down monorail

A monorail train at Disney World in Florida stopped running and was evacuated Sunday after passengers reported seeing lightning.


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Sun Jul 13, 2014


Identity theft-a Mickey Mouse crime

Identity theft victim accused of 47 felonies and 82 misdemeanors as a result of auto break in.


Sat Jul 12, 2014

Coshocton Tribune

Finding your happiest place on earth

It was four years ago when I saw "The Happiest Place on Earth." So the time had come to once again make the nearly 2,000-mile round trip to Walt Disney World.


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Fri Jul 11, 2014


Guillermo del Toro Offers an Update on The Haunted Mansion

Always a man with several projects in the works, Guillermo del Toro has a busy upcoming slate.


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Thu Jul 10, 2014


Surprise Disney World Trip Backfires Horribly

Like this surprise trip to Disney World, for example , which started with a somewhat confusing grand reveal.



Britney Spears autotune flub: Track leak of 'Alien' puts new spotlight on singer

A Britney Spears track released before autotune is at the center of the latest drama for the pop star.


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