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Looks like Disney has made a 'real' lighstaber and this is how it works

Disney has made many a fans dream come true by creating its very own lightsaber. The weapon of choice for Jedis has had many a toy replica, but a new patent...

News | News

Giant Homemade Disney Cinnamon Rolls • Love From The Oven

Homemade Cinnamon Rolls big enough for the whole family to share! Learn how to make the Gaston's Cinnamon Rolls found at Disney Parks.

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Disneyland will reopen on April 30th, for California residents only

One year after Disney shut its doors indefinitely, laying off tens of thousands of staff, Disneyland will reopen on April 30th, the company announced. Masks will be required, and only California residents can attend for now.

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Disney+ Designates 'Peter Pan,' 'Dumbo,' and 'The Aristocats' as Racist; Blocks Kids Up to 7

Disney+ has again taken a knee to the will of the Cancel Culture, this time restricting children seven and under from viewing Peter Pan...

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Disney Slaps Warning Label on ‘The Muppet Show’ for ‘Offensive Content’

The Disney Corporation has released five seasons of the iconic “The Muppet Show” on its Disney+ streaming service but with a disturbing disclaimer that examples how oppressive and radical the neo-Progressive “cancel culture” has become. Viewers of

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After Trying To Cancel Gina Carano For Wrongthink, Disney Has Now Been Cancelled By Conservatives

One of the stars of the Disney-Plus Star Wars series The Mandalorian, has been canceled by Hollywood’s cancel culture elitists

Entertainment | Entertainment

See How Many Balloons It Would Take to Lift the House from Pixar's Up

Using a computer simulation, this video visualizes the many millions of balloons that would be needed to lift the house from Pixar's 'Up' in real life.

Politics | Politics

‘Mandalorian’ Star Carano Got Fired After Holocaust Tweet. Another ‘Mandalorian’ Star Used Holocaust But Still Has His Job

Disney reportedly cut ties this week with conservative actress Gina Carano, one of the stars of Lucasfilm’s hit TV series “The Mandalorian,” on Wednesday.

Politics | Liberal Hypocrisy

If Disney Saw Fit to Fire Gina Carano, Why Not Mark Ruffalo?

Following my post on Gina Carano's firing by Disney, I wonder why they have not also fired The Incredible Hulk Mark Ruffalo

News | The News

Florida official says Disney fleeing California will allow it to grow and expand

Chief financial officer of Florida Jimmy Patronis explains how Disney will benefit from moving some of its jobs to the Sunshine State .

Entertainment | Entertainment

‘Negative Depictions’: Disney+ Blocks Children Under 7 From Watching ‘Peter Pan,’ ‘Dumbo,’ Other Classics

Disney is censoring four of their classic films from the Disney+ accounts of children under age seven, citing what they described as the “negative depictions and/or mistreatment of people or cultures."

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Disneyland cancels annual passholder program

Disneyland will start issuing prorated refunds to annual passholders starting on Thursday, Jan. 14, according to Disney officials.

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How Much Would it Cost to Live at Disney World?

Today, we're breaking down what it would cost to live at Walt Disney World for a year, and the prices may shock you!

Miscellaneous | Disneyland History

The 10 most expensive Disneyland items in auction featuring 800 theme park collectibles

Van Eaton Galleries in Sherman Oaks will hold the ‘Walt Disney: The Man, the Studio and the Parks’ virtual auction on Saturday, Dec. 5.

Miscellaneous | Tomorrowland

Yesterland: Coca-Cola Tomorrowland Terrace

What’s that futuristic, white planter doing? It’s rising! There’s a bandshell under that planter, with a rock band playing on it. The planter is now on the roof of the bandshell. Cool!

Entertainment | Miscellaneous Disney

Disney’s Lost Plans to Build a Ski Resort in Sequoia National Park

The proposal by Walt Disney Productions (today, the Walt Disney Company) envisioned an "American Alpine Wonderland" on the floor of Mineral King Valley.

Travel | Travel

Why Walt Disney World’s Original Plan Never Could Have Worked

The original plan for Walt Disney World was brilliant, and it never would have worked.

History | History

Wednesday in the (not so) Wild West

This undated 1950’s image shows early Disneyland. Looks like the bad guys and the good guys are exchanging stories in Frontierland (I see Bl...

News | News

A Joe Biden presidency could finally end years of controversy for this Disney World attraction

During the past few years, the attraction has become increasingly contentious.

Travel | Travel Tips

15 Disneyland Secrets You Probably Didn’t Know | Travel + Leisure

From surprising facts about your favorite attractions to little-known construction tricks, these Disneyland secrets will surely enhance your park experience. 

News | News

Layoffs, A Halloween Surprise, And Changes To Disney’s Most Popular Attraction

Disney layoffs hit performers and entertainment, Universal debuts surprise Beetlejuice Halloween Horror Nights house, and Rise of the Resistance changes process.

Entertainment | Entertainment News!

Walt Disney, Space, and The Right Stuff

Disney culture is filled with interesting coincidences, inspirations, and connections—one of the most remarkable and surprising is the influence of Walt Disney himself on the U.S. space program. That stimulus certainly raised public awareness and

Entertainment | Entertainment

The Right Stuff on Disney Plus review: Mad Men meets First Man

Meet the Mercury 7, the real-life playboy flyboys bedhopping their way into space in Nat Geo's new drama.

News | News

Disney's Bob Iger leaves California coronavirus task force as parks remain idle

His abrupt departure comes as Disneyland and Disney California Adventure in Anaheim sit idle while they wait for reopening guidelines from the state. 

Entertainment | Entertainment

Disney Plus is rolling out GroupWatch feature to all US subscribers

Disney Plus is bringing its GroupWatch feature to subscribers in the United States. The move comes after Disney started testing the watch party feature in other countries this month, including Canada, New Zealand, and Australia.

Miscellaneous | Disneyland History

Marc Davis: The Imagineer Who Crafted Modern Disney Parks

The work of legendary Imagineer Marc Davis is still felt at Disney theme parks to this day.

Miscellaneous | Disneyland History

Early designs for Disneyland's monorail show how different the popular attraction could have looked

"The Disney Monorail: Imagineering a Highway in the Sky" shows rare concept art and designs of the popular mode of transportation inside the parks.

Politics | The China Threat

Backlash Against Disney For Filming ‘Mulan’ In Chinese Province With Concentration Camps

Disney’s live-action remake of “Mulan” has come under fire after the ending credits revealed for filming scenes in China’s Xinjiang Province, where more than a million Uyghur Muslims are housed in concentration camps by the Chinese government. The Hollywo

Travel | Travel

Eating Our Way Through 65 Years of Disney Theme Parks

The ever-evolving, always-enticing food stands and eateries at Disney theme parks have become can’t-miss stops—offering everything from fully immersive experiences to high-end dishes prepared by world-renowned chefs. But it hasn’t always been that way.

Miscellaneous | Disneyland History

10 most expensive Disneyland items sold at auction featuring 1,100 theme park collectibles

Van Eaton Galleries in Sherman Oaks held the Disneyland 65th anniversary auction on Aug. 15 and 16.

Entertainment | Miscellaneous Disney

7 Disney landmarks inspired by places around the world

Walt Disney's travels, most notably to Denmark's Tivoli Gardens and Germany's Neuschwanstein Castle, had a direct influence on Disneyland's aesthetic.

Miscellaneous | Things To Do: Los Angeles

Celebrate Disneyland’s 65th Birthday Virtually

Check out Virtual Community Day | Disneyland’s 65th Anniversary Special at #DoStuffAtHome in on July 17, 2020 and get detailed info for the event - tickets, photos, video and reviews.

Miscellaneous | Opinion

'Tax us': Ultra-rich call for higher taxes to aid coronavirus recovery

Disney heiress Abigail Disney is among the millionaires calling for governments to impose higher taxes on the wealthy to help fund the recovery from the coronavirus pandemic.

Travel | Travel Tips

7 takeaways from Disney World's July reopening

Walt Disney World Resort opened on Saturday after being closed for four months. CNN Travel attended the reopening and looks seven things you should know before you go.

Miscellaneous | Other Stories

Theme parks’ post-pandemic world: 5 changes to expect

Change is barreling toward Orlando’s theme parks and attractions, thanks to the coronavirus pandemic. Adjustments will be made in many ways — perhaps in every way — experts and analysts say.

Entertainment | Miscellaneous Disney

See Disneyland as You’ve Never Seen It Before: Completely Empty

Disneyland in California has been closed for over a month due to coronavirus, and this video shows the park's eerie, empty attractions.

Travel | Travel

Take a Virtual Tour of Space Mountain and Other Famous Disney World and Disneyland Rides

Disneyland and Walt Disney World may be closed, but you can still experience Disney magic at home with a virtual ride tour.

News | News

Disney’s U.S. Parks Will Be Closed Indefinitely

After an initial decision to remain open, Disneyland announced that its Southern California parks and resorts will close for coronavirus beginning on Monday, March 16.

Recipes | Recipes!

Disney World Recipes to Try at Home: Comfort Foods Edition!

Wanting to make some iconic Disney dishes at home? All Ears Recipes have got you covered! Here's the Walt Disney World Recipes to Try at Home: Comfort Foods Edition!

Recipes | Recipes

How To Make Disney Parks' Desserts At Home To Satisfy Your Sweet Tooth

Any Disney lover can vouch that the treats at the Disney parks are delicious AF. Even when you're not at "The Happiest Place on Earth," you're probably daydreaming about Dole Whip, the massive Kitchen Sink Sundae, and Mickey-shaped beignets covered…

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Disneyland to donate excess food to a food bank during coronavirus closure

Disneyland will be closed the rest of the month due to coronavirus fears — but officials aren't letting food go to waste.

News | The News

Disneyland Closes for Only Fourth Time in History Amid Coronavirus Pandemic

The parks previously closed down in the wake of the JFK assassination, the Northridge earthquake, and 9/11, but this will represent their longest closure in history.

Travel | Travel

41 Insane Facts You Definitely Don't Know About Disneyland

From details about the park's history to downright crazy things you never knew, these are the wildest facts all Disneyland-lovers should know.

Entertainment | Entertainment

Hey, let's not do this: Bambi is the next film slated for a "live action" Disney remake

Today in Christ, They’re Really Never Going To Stop Now, Are They? News: Disney has announced that it’s beginning development on a live-action* remake of its beloved 1942 animated film Bambi. Per Variety, the studio has tapped Geneva Robertson-Dworet

Entertainment | Entertainment News!

Disney ditches Fox name from branding, emails and logos

Nearly a year after acquiring 21st Century Fox's film and television assets, Disney is finally dropping the Fox name from its studio's names.

Politics | PC Culture

Billy Dee Williams: Disney Should Not Have Made Lando Pansexual | The Daily Wire

After rejecting assertions of being “gender fluid,” actor Billy Dee Williams now says that Disney made a mistake by turning the iconic character Lando Calrissian into a pansexual for the “Solo: A Star Wars Story” movie, arguing tha

Travel | Travel

Epcot is getting the biggest renovation in Disney history

Epcot is getting the biggest overhaul of any park in Disney history, with new rides and experiences being rolled out over the next few years.

Entertainment | Entertainment

Not Everything in Disney's Vault Is as Good as You Remember | WIRED

Disney+ gives streaming subscribers access to nearly all of the classic back catalog, but not all of the old movies stand the test of time.

Entertainment | Movies & Other Stuff

Disney’s cringe-worthy Baby Yoda merch goes on sale | TechCrunch

1Password has been around for 14 years, and the founders grew the company the old-fashioned way — without a dime of venture capital. But when it decided to take venture help, it went all in. Today, the company announced a $200 million Series A from Acce

Entertainment | Entertainment

Disney+ Heard Everyone’s Complaints Loud & Clear: They Are Fixing The Simpsons

Simpsons fans can breathe easy: Disney+ will soon offer the show's original aspect ratios, keeping the screen from being cropped.

Entertainment | Entertainment News!

Best TV Shows on Disney Plus: What's Available to Watch Right Now? - Thrillist

We've rounded up the best shows to binge, from Disney Channel classics to Marvel animated shows.

Entertainment | Entertainment News!

Disney Plus: 23 Hidden Gems And Forgotten TV Shows And Movies

From Return to Oz to Recess, you need to drop everything and watch these Disney+ movies and TV shows right now.

Miscellaneous | Disneyland History

14 vintage photos of Disneyland behind the scenes that will make you see the theme park in a whole new light

In the '60s, some photographers got behind-the-scenes looks at the California theme park, and captured their experiences through film.

Entertainment | Entertainment News!

Disney Is Quietly Placing Classic Fox Movies Into Its Vault, and That’s Worrying

Disney is quietly placing classic Fox movies into its vault, preventing them from playing at local theaters for repertory screenings, which is bad news for movie theaters that depend on such events to shore up increasingly shaky bottom lines.

Entertainment | Netflix

Disney to Netflix: Drop Dead

Disney's ban on Netflix advertising comes a few weeks before the launch of Disney , which could directly compete with Netflix.

Miscellaneous | This is stuff I like

Vegan Disney World Guests Now Have 400 New Menu Items to Choose From | Mental Floss

Starting this month, it will be a lot easier to find vegan menu options at the food stands and restaurants at Walt Disney World in Orlando, Florida.

Miscellaneous | Disneyland History

Disneyland’s First-Ever Customer Has Been Using His Lifetime Ticket Every Year Since 1955

There are so many things in life that bring joy to us humans and various amusement parks can sure be taken into the list of those little simple pleasures this world has to offer. Just think about the utopia of it - you get to walk around the fantasy world

Business & Finance | Business & Finance

Disney CEO Bob Iger: I believe if Steve Jobs were still alive, we might have combined with Apple

Disney CEO Bob Iger writes in his autobiography that he believes he would have discussed combining Disney with Apple had Steve Jobs lived.

Family & Parenting | Kids

Snow White Soothes 6-Year-Old Boy with Autism During Disney World Meltdown - Southern Living

Snow White swooped into action and seemed to know just what to do to make Brody feel at ease.

Pets & Animals | Pets & Animals

Disney's Lady and the Tramp Remake Will Star a Mixed-Breed Rescue Dog Named Monte | Mental Floss

Instead of looking for a purebred star, Disney stayed true to the source material and cast a rescue mutt to play Tramp in the upcoming 'Lady and the Tramp' remake.

Entertainment | Entertainment

Disney+ will stream on these devices at launch - The Verge

Disney has confirmed its first global launches for the company’s upcoming Disney+ subscription service, and it outlined which devices will be able to access it on day one.

Entertainment | Entertainment News!

Disney Plus: Every show, movie and original you'll be able to stream -- and when - CNET

Disney is going to have 500 movies and 7,500 TV episodes on its $7-a-month Netflix-like streaming service. But which shows and movies will that actually be?

Travel | Travel

16 Delightfully Spooky Facts About the Haunted Mansion Rides at Disney!

The Haunted Mansion in both Disney World and Disneyland is a classic park staple. The ride, which is turning 50 this year (it opened in August 1969), is one of

Family & Parenting | Parenting

In A Viral Facebook Rant, A Mom Wants To Ban 'Childless Millennials' From Disney World

A mom's Facebook rant about wanting to ban childless millennials from Disney World has gone viral after it was screenshotted and tweeted. Here's what she said:

Entertainment | Star Wars

Admiral Ackbar Actor Upset About Final Moment As Character. Here's Why.

Actor Tim Rose, who played Admiral Ackbar in three “Star Wars” films, said that when his last scene as the character was filmed, he felt slighted that he was asked to make a joke instead of being thanked for playing the character.

Recipes | Recipes

Homemade "Dole Whip"

If you love Dole Whip (a Disney Park fan's favorite frozen treat), you'll love this super-refreshing, dairy-free dessert with the texture of soft serve.

Entertainment | Netflix

Netflix Has 175 Days Left To Pull Off A Miracle... Or It's All Over

Most investors assume Netflix is the future of TV, but it's actually the opposite—Netflix's days are numbered.

Entertainment | Entertainment News!

Disney unveils release dates for 'Avatar' sequels, three new 'Star Wars' films - UPI.com

Disney released its upcoming film schedule Tuesday, including new "Star Wars" and Marvel films, dates for the "Avatar" sequels and several films added through its acquisition of Fox.

Entertainment | Entertainment News!

Lisa Whelchel beat out Courtney Love to become a member of the New Mickey Mouse Club

The course of grunge history might have been entirely different.

Entertainment | Miscellaneous Disney

19 Disney World Restaurants That Are Actually Great - Thrillist

All that adrenaline makes for a big appetite -- but where are the best spots for food and drink at Disney World?

Miscellaneous | Interesting Links

Behind the Disney Food Blog: How One Woman Made a Career Out of Eating at Walt Disney World

The site, started by Texas resident AJ Wolfe in 2009, boasts the most comprehensive inventory of unbiased reviews of the ever-expanding food options at Disney parks, and attracts millions of monthly readers, YouTube viewers, and followers across social me

Entertainment | Star Wars

J.J. Abrams Defends Star Wars: Episode IX Title The Rise of Skywalker | IndieWire

The title has left many fans wondering if Abrams will retcon some of the decisions Rian Johnson made in "The Last Jedi."

Entertainment | Entertainment

I'm going to ditch Netflix for Disney Plus - here's why

The upcoming launch of Disney Plus on November 12 is going to finally cause me to get rid of my Netflix subscription. Here are the reasons why.

Science & Technology | Apps I Like

Disney+ app and worldwide rollout plans revealed

In the fall of 2017 Disney announced plans for a subscription streaming service of its own that could compete with the likes of Netflix. Last fall, it revealed...

History | History

Disney history: how has the corporation shaped our perception of the past?

Over the course of its near-100 year history Disney has repackaged, or 'Disneyfied', a number of real historical people and events. Here, historian Dr John Wills explores the real history behind six Disney films: Song of the South (1946); Davy Crockett, K

Entertainment | Entertainment

Disney Is Opening the Vault for Its New Streaming Service | Mental Floss

All 34 animated movies in the Disney Vault will be available in one place for the first time after Disney Plus launches this year.

Entertainment | Star Wars

Take EW's epic tour of 'Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge' at Disney's theme parks

We've been there. We've been to the galaxy far, far away. Now we've returned to tell the tale. Last week,…

Entertainment | Entertainment

This is how Disney is going to compete against Netflix

If Disney’s early success with its ESPN+ streaming service is any guide, expect a lot of cross-promotion to drive signups for its Disney+ family streaming service.

Politics | Leftists Are Insane

'New York Times' Takes On 'Blackface' In 'Mary Poppins'

With Disney's latest Mary Poppins adventure – "Mary Poppins Returns," starring actors Emily Blunt and Lin-Manuel Miranda – racking up Oscar nominations last week, The New York Times has run an op-ed condemning the classic flick for being "bound u

Entertainment | Entertainment News!

Don Lusk, Last Living Disney Animator Of Golden Age, Dies At 105

Don Lusk worked on the first animated feature made by Walt Disney, "Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs."

Entertainment | Star Wars

Ultimate Star Wars Land Guide: Here's What is Coming to New 2019 Land

Star Wars Land is the biggest addition to Disneyland and Walt Disney World ever. This fantastic new Disney land will immerse you completely in the Star Wars universe. In our Star Wars Land guide we dive into every aspect of the new expansion.

Miscellaneous | Disneyland History

These Vintage Disneyland Photos Will Let You See the Park Through Walt's Eyes | Travel Leisure

You can’t build a time machine to visit Disneyland’s opening day, but "Walt Disney’s Disneyland," the new Taschen book by Chris Nichols, details

Miscellaneous | Interesting Links

The Urban Legend About Scattering Human Ashes at Disney Is True, and It's Worse Than We Thought

For at least 11 years, an unnerving story has made the rounds on Disney fan blogs: people regularly scatter the ashes of loved ones at Disneyland and Disney World. Well, today, the Wall Street Journal has confirmed the urban legend. And we’re not talkin

Politics | Leftists Are Insane

WATCH: Amnesty International Makes Creep-tastic Video Showing 'Sleeping Beauty' Being Sexually Assaulted

Amnesty International is jumping on the anti-Disney bandwagon — like celebrities Kristen Bell and Keira Knightley — calling out "fairy tales" for anti-feminist scenarios, where damsels in distress under an evil spell need the help of dashing princes t

Politics | PC Culture

Another One? Now Kristen Bell Knocks ‘Snow White’ Because The Prince Kisses Her Without Consent

Whether by coincidence or cosmic irony, this just happened to be the week where actresses flash their feminist street creds by bashing Disney princesses.

Miscellaneous | Fantasyland

A Handy Disney Fan Recreated Fantasyland in His Basement | Mental Floss

Test your knowledge with amazing and interesting facts, trivia, quizzes, and brain teaser games on MentalFloss.com.

Miscellaneous | Disneyland History

The First Disneyland Map Walt Disney Drew | Reader's Digest

Revealed! Explore the initial map of Disneyland that Walt Disney helped draw in 1953. Can you spot the differences between his vision and the modern park?

Family & Parenting | Kids

Disney's Pirates of the Caribbean ride updates

“I kept thinking of a little girl riding that boat right now. Is this a scene we want her to be seeing?”

Entertainment | Miscellaneous Disney

A Disney World employee shares what it's really like to work inside Cinderella's Castle

Not many people can say they get to work in a castle every day, let alone Cinderella's Castle in Walt Disney World, but Debbi Sacleux is doing exactly that. Now, the proprietor of Cinderella's Royal Table is sharing what it's like to create

Miscellaneous | Disneyland History

Vintage Disneyland photos show the park in the summer of 1969

Take a trip back in time with these pictures of Disneyland from the summer of 1969. See what's different and what stayed pretty much the same at the beloved California park.

Family & Parenting | Kids

Disney will permanently allow dogs in some resorts, theme park blogger reports - Orlando Sentinel

Last year, Disney announced it planned to charge $50 to $75 a night to cover cleaning fees and allow visitors to bring their dogs.

Family & Parenting | Kids

First-Of-Its-Kind 'Play Disney Parks' Mobile App Debuts This Week at Walt Disney World Resort and Disneyland Resort | Ma

BURBANK, Calif., June 26, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Guests can explore the Disney theme parks like never before with the Play Disney Parks mobile app, a transfor...

Family & Parenting | Kids

Free things you can get at Disney - Business Insider

Disney World and Disneyland vacations can be pricey, but luckily there are some things you can get for no charge. Here's a list of things you can get for free at the Disney parks.

Travel | Travel

The Fascinating Reason Why There Are No Mosquitoes at Disney World | Mental Floss

Test your knowledge with amazing and interesting facts, trivia, quizzes, and brain teaser games on MentalFloss.com.

Entertainment | Entertainment

No, 'Star Wars' Isn't Failing Because Of Hateful Trolls. It's Failing Because Kathleen Kennedy Has Done A Garbage Job.

On Monday, former Hollywood Reporter editor Marc Bernardin took it upon himself to explain the ongoing failure of the new Star Wars lineup to set the world aflame. His answer: the fans are the problem.

Entertainment | Star Wars

Everything You Need to Know About Disney's New 'Star Wars' Attraction

Disney's new 'Star Wars' land attraction is coming soon to a theme park near you!

Miscellaneous | Interesting

Bill O'Reilly: Bill's Weekly Column - The Roseanne Dilemma

The culture war heated up this week with the self-destruction of Roseanne Barr.  It’s a fascinating story that has wide implications for all Americans who care about free expression - but not in the way you might think.  

Miscellaneous | Disneyland History

Nat Geo: Vintage Photos of the "Happiest Place on Earth"

In 1955, Walt Disney transformed a California orange grove into a scene right out of his imagination.

Entertainment | Miscellaneous Disney

Can you name these 1960s Disney movies from a single image?

Back then, family films were all about dogs, cats, cars and chimney sweeps!

Entertainment | Entertainment

Federal judge accuses Disney of 'copyright misuse' in lawsuit against Redbox - TechSpot

Disney has lost its copyright lawsuit against Redbox in a big way. A California District Court judge not only issued a judgment against the studio’s attempt at an injunction against the rental company but also went as far as accusing…

Travel | Travel

Disappointing photos show what Disney parks look like in real life

Disney parks are said to be the happiest place on Earth — but that's not always the case. These photos show that Disney has its problems too.

Miscellaneous | Disneyland History

This man has world's largest Disney park prop collection

The West Palm Beach man has the largest private Disney World and Disneyland vintage memorabilia collection in the world.

Miscellaneous | Interesting Links

Disney's Hall of Presidents Unveils Trump and It's... Uhhhh (Video)

Walt Disney World unveiled its animatronic Donald Trump for its "Hall of Presidents" attraction, and the reaction has not been pretty

Entertainment | Movies & Other Stuff

Disney’s Acquisition of Fox Could Change Streaming Forever | WIRED

The massive additions to Disney's library mean it could be a serious player in the ever-splintering streaming market.

Miscellaneous | Fantasyland

Mr. Toad May Be the Odd Amphibian Out at Disneyland - Los Angeles Magazine

Unlike the White House, the House of Mouse doesn’t leak…much, but there has been at least a dusting of intel about Disneyland’s next big project after it wraps up Galaxy’s Edge: modernizing one of the park’s most popular areas, Fantasyland. Expect contemporary characters, rides updated with the latest technology, and easier access for the endless crowds with Hummer-size strollers.

Entertainment | Entertainment

The 'Star Wars' Han Solo movie now has an official name

Star Wars' cinematic universe tale focused on young Han Solo has a name, and we found out thanks to director Ron Howard, who announced it using a placard in a video shared on Twitter. It follows the "A Star Wars Story" model set by Rogue One, th

Business & Finance | Business

Disney wants to make a huge shift in its business model — but it’s not ready to do it yet - Recode

Streaming movies to consumers is one thing. Streaming sports is something else. Bob Iger will wait on that one.

Travel | Travel

10 Brilliant Disney Theme Park Hacks | Mental Floss

Test your knowledge with amazing and interesting facts, trivia, quizzes, and brain teaser games on MentalFloss.com.

Entertainment | Miscellaneous Disney

Disney’s Pirates of the Caribbean ride will stop auctioning brides – Orange County Register

The pirates will no longer be saying “We wants the Redhead” in Pirates of the Caribbean at Disneyland after the auction scene undergoes a modification in 2018. The Walt Disney Company p…

Miscellaneous | Interesting Links

Mary Poppins Crosswalk Lights Installed in the Hometown of P.L. Travers | Mental Floss

Test your knowledge with amazing and interesting facts, trivia, quizzes, and brain teaser games on MentalFloss.com.

Miscellaneous | New Orleans Square

Yo Ho (A Pirate's Life for Me) Sing Along - YouTube

Yo ho, yo ho, a pirate's life for me. We pillage, we plunder, we rifle and loot. Drink up me 'earties, yo ho. We kidnap and ravage and don't give a hoot. Dri...

Miscellaneous | Tomorrowland

Vintage Disneyland; What Happened to the People Mover?

Hey guys! Fastpass Facts here bringing you our second Vintage Disneyland video! This time we’ll be talking about one of our favorite “D” ticket attractions: ...

Miscellaneous | Disneyland History

Did you know How Disneyland Started?

Did you know How Disneyland Started? Fastpassfacts and Van Eaton Galleries will take you back to September 1953, to the weekend that’s known as “The Lost Wee...

Miscellaneous | Disneyland History

Disneyland In The Summer of 1957: Bernie McCormick Reflects on the Most Magical Place on Earth

There was Disneyland in California. The author recalls the early years of the original Disney theme park.

Miscellaneous | Main Street U.S.A.

Electrical Parade gets an extension at Disneyland - LA Times

Disneyland will extend the Electrical Parade until Aug. 20, instead of ending the show in June.

Miscellaneous | New Orleans Square

Why Pirates of the Caribbean at Disneyland is so great at 50 years old - The Orange County Register

Why is Disneyland’s Pirates of the Caribbean still a “must-see” for theme park fans, 50 years after its debut? Not even the most

News | Good News

This sweet Disneyland promposal sets the bar sky high

A teen asks his girlfriend to prom at Disneyland with help from some characters.

News | News

Following Disney, YouTube cancels PewDiePie show over anti-Semitic videos

Social media star’s 2nd season nixed amid controversy over video showing 2 Indian men, who were paid $5, holding a banner reading ‘Death to all Jews’

Entertainment | Star Wars

‘The Last Jedi’ Will Make ‘Return of the Jedi’ Meaningless

If 'The Last Jedi' is what its title implies, then Luke might just as well have gotten a job selling power converters at Tosche Station.

Entertainment | Star Wars

The Star Wars Death Star trench isn't where you think it is

Prepare to have your Star Wars mind blown. The actual location of the famous trench run in "A New Hope" isn't as obvious as almost everyone thinks.

Entertainment | Star Wars

'Star Wars: Episode VIII' Has a Title and a Poster!

Mark Hamill in The Force Awakens. Disney has just announced that the next installment of the Star Wars saga (in theaters on Dec. 15) will be called Star Wars: The Last Jedi.  See the first official poster below. A sequel to the 2015 blockbuster Star

Entertainment | Entertainment

This Is How Carrie Fisher's Death Will Be Handled in Future "Star Wars" Films

"We don't normally respond to fan or press speculation, but there is a rumor circulating that we would like to address," the statement read. "We want to assure our fans that Lucasfilm has no plans to digitally recreate Carrie Fisher's performance as Princess or General Leia Organa."

Entertainment | Miscellaneous Disney

A Rare Peek Inside Walt Disney's Fairy Tale Home

Walt Disney's private home in the hills of Los Feliz on the eastside of Los Angeles evokes the animation mogul’s classic fairy tales. Built by Disney studio craftsmen for only $50,000, Disney lived there with his wife and two daughters from 1932 to 1950

Entertainment | Star Wars

New 'Rogue One' Featurette Connects the 'Star Wars' Dots

Anyone who’s still confused about how Rogue One fits into the big Star Wars picture will be grateful for this new behind-the-scenes featurette, which sets up the story while offering some new footage from the film. Remember the text crawl at the beginni

Miscellaneous | Interesting Links

Remember the Haunted Mansion stretching portraits at Disneyland? Now you can own one — for a price

One of Disneyland's original 'stretching portraits' from the Haunted Mansion will go up for auction Saturday with more than 1,000 other pieces of nostalgia.

Entertainment | Star Wars

Star Wars: The State of the Empire and the Jedi in Rogue One

We break down everything you need to know about the time period of Rogue One and how an entire galaxy forgot about the Jedi Order.

Entertainment | Star Wars

New 'Star Wars' Novel Reveals Why Dark Side Lightsabers Are Red

Every time a new in-canon Star Wars novel releases, we find out cool new details related to characters we already know. Now we’re learning more about lightsabers, Obi-Wan’s exile, and Ahsoka Tano (Anakin Skywalker’s padawan from The Clone Wars and S

Entertainment | Star Wars

'Star Wars Rebels': The Luke Skywalker Connection You Probably Missed

'Star Wars Rebels' just made a huge connection to Luke Skywalker and the original trilogy. Here's what we saw.

Entertainment | Star Wars

Rogue One: A Star Wars Story Trailer 3 – A Rebellion Built On Hope

Lucasfilm has released the third trailer for the upcoming spinoff film Rogue One: A Star Wars Story.

Miscellaneous | Fantasyland

10 Head-Spinning Facts About Disney's Mad Tea Party Ride | Mental Floss

To celebrate its 61st year in operation, find out what you need to know about Disneyland's famous Mad Tea Party ride.

Architecture & Interior Design | Threatened History & Preservation

The Home Where Walt Disney Founded His First Studio Is Set to be Demolished - Los Angeles Magazine

New Owners Seek to Replace the Classic Craftsman Bungalow Where the 22-Year-Old Animator Started His Career

Family & Parenting | Kids

Disneyland Park Guests Get a Peek at New Star Wars-Themed Land | Disney Parks Blog

In April, we celebrated the official groundbreaking of Star Wars-themed lands coming to Disneyland and Walt Disney World Resorts, and beginning today, Disneyland park guests can get a glimpse of this exciting and immersive experience. A new image has

Miscellaneous | Other Kinds of Whatnot

What I Learned Working 6 Years at the (Not So) Wonderful World of Disney

After spending six years working at Walt Disney World Orlando, I can tell you that it's not what you think.

Entertainment | Star Wars

Disney Orders Reshoots for 'Star Wars' Stand-Alone 'Rogue One' This Summer

Star Wars stand-alone movie Rogue One: A Star Wars Story will undergo several weeks’ worth of additional shooting, sources have confirmed to The Hollywood Reporter.

News | News

Inside Disney's digital 'newsroom': 'Our goal is to win the Internet every day'

DI Media has built its social footprint to 1.15 billion followers across its platforms. The Disney Interactive Media office, located just 3 miles away from the Burbank studios, looks more like a newsroom than a division of a giant media corporation.

Miscellaneous | Disneyland History

Disneyland's grand opening was actually pretty disastrous

Melting tar, broken plumbing and PDAs...happily ever after.

Early in his career, Walt Disney had a vision of building an attraction next to his studio to entertain visitors — a place where a whole family could have fun together. In 1953 he bought 160 acres in Anaheim, California. Two years later, the $17 million Disneyland park opened to the public.

Entertainment | Miscellaneous Disney

How World War II Changed Walt Disney | TIME

How two crises— a crippling strike and the Second World War— changed the Disney studio (and Walt himself) forever

Entertainment | Miscellaneous Disney

The secret language of Disney cast members and what all these strange words mean

Full disclosure: I was a Disney World cast member for three years of my life. I used to use these terms every single day of my life, and they became like a