Mike tells an interesting story about the Carousel of Progress.

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It‘s A Small World

November 26, 2021

A short review of It's A Small World.

Leadership

November 19, 2021

On another special episode, Mike Scopa talks about his conversation with Lee Cockerell, former Executive Vice President of Operations for the Walt Disney World Resort, and his thoughts on leadership and how that compares with today's Disney leadership.

Portion Control

November 12, 2021

This episode covers the Wine & Dine weekend, the upcoming Springtime Surprise weekend and inflation-fighting smaller portions.

The Haunted Mansion

November 5, 2021

Welcome, foolish mortals to another special episode looking at, this time, the Haunted Mansion. Mike takes us on a tour of the classic attraction and how it got made. Hurry back!

Races, Genie+, and Very Merriest, oh, my!

October 29, 2021

This episode is a mixed bag of race talk, some talk about the Genie+ system and the Very Merriest After Hours party.

Illuminations!

October 22, 2021

In this special episode, Mike gives us the history of the Illuminations Nighttime Spectacular, it's different incarnations, what came before and after and his own thoughts on them!

So Many Castles

October 15, 2021

On this episode, the crew discusses the Boston Marathon, the protocols for the upcoming RunDisney race as well as the Wine & Dine maps. Then in the final part of our wait times discussion, we talk the Animal Kingdom!

Hollywood Studios Wait Times

October 8, 2021

Today we talk upcoming RunDisney protocols, then we talk wait times at Hollywood Studios and finally talk a bit about our training so far for Marathon Weekend!

Wait Times in Epcot

October 1, 2021

The crew discusses the live broadcast of Harmonious and how long we'd be willing to wait for the attractions in Epcot.

Wait Times

September 24, 2021

Some quick bits of news and then how long would you wait for an attraction at the Magic Kingdom?

Run and Rise

September 17, 2021

RunDisney, Rise of the Resistance queue, etc. Fun stuff!

Marathons, Genies, & Hard TicketEvent, Oh, my

September 10, 2021

Today the crew discusses the Marathon Weekend, the medals, the Genie+ system and the nighttime hard ticket events!

Pot-poor-me

September 3, 2021

Michelle, Mike and Chris talk about virtual queues, The Skyliner, Calvacades and the new annual passes. 

The Return Trip

August 27, 2021

Back from our trips to Disney World, the crew discusses the good, the bad, and the ugly. What is it like visiting the parks right now? Does it feel like it used to? Are there any things that are better? Get your masks on as we discuss all of it.

Home Again

June 18, 2021

As we get closer to a return to normal at the parks, we have some more updates and information!

Spectaculah!

June 11, 2021

Michelle, Mike and Chris are back to discuss updates to the parks, where we're headed, the cancelation of the cruises, and how wrong our predictions were. 

Hidden Mickey Guy

June 3, 2021

From HiddenMickeyGuy.com, Steve Barrett joins us to discuss hidden Mickeys around the parks as well as his experiences in the parks and his observations as a doctor.

Reaching Capacity

May 28, 2021

Beci Mahnken of MouseFan Travel returns to talk park capacity, openings, cruises...just about everything as we approach summer and Disney World's 50th celebration.

Lightning Round

May 21, 2021

Mike, Michelle, and Chris discuss the mask updates as well as other updates or lack of them, then round out the episode with a lightning round of questions.