August 30, 2011
The Cast: Melanie Bounds, Ian Mitchell, Jeff Latko, Gary O'Brien, Michael Montanez
Singing and Plug and Unplug out of the way early!
The Earthquake hit us & BigFoot
D23 Expo Hilights - Fantasyland & how it's all going to come together. Crowds and lines were crazy. Too many people for too little capacity in presentations. Shopping was great. Talking Mickey is creepy?
Construction at Disneyland & Four Diamond Award
Little Mermaid Ride - Ariel's Got A Lazy Eye? Ride is impressive - great dark ride.
INTERCOT's Best Of - Area Music John - EPCOT Entrance Medley. Gary - Fountain Area Music. Ian - Tomorrowland Area Loop 80's era. Michael - Main Street Entrance Loop. Jeff - Stole John's. Melanie - Tokyo Disney Sea
Tiki Room Re-Opens
Monorail Offline and Mel was there to experience it. Quickly turned into a transportation disaster when the parks are full. MAPO system was offline.
Art of Animation Resort Suites - Pricing discussion. We don't get it.
Why is Go.com still around? Seriously.
Mobile Magic App? No Soup for You! Save the paper - give everyone the app free.
RFID bracelets creeping up in the news.
The episode has turned CRANKY!
Disney Chrurro Cart Girl.
Iron on shirts? Huh? What?
August 9, 2011
The Cast: Gary O'Brien, Ian Mitchell, Melanie Bounds and John Yaglenski
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Recap of the "argument episode"
Free Dining Returns (see the accommodations forum)
Mel disappears and Ian walks away - while Gary & John talk Yes and the podcast falls apart
AP rates released
Heads in Beds and attendance because of discounts
Shag Merchandise - what is it? Merchandising discussion
It's a podcast - not a video cast. John shows off some of the stuff in his office to the crew
Duffy Ice Cream Bowls now available http://www.disneyfoodblog.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/08/IMG_3733.jpg
Kabuki Cafe opens in Epcot
INTERCOT's Best of – Souvenirs Gary loves his denim shirt. Ian treasures his Tigger production Cel. John enjoys his Eric Robison signed lithograph of the Disneyland Monorail - http://www.ericrobisonstudios.com/disney6.htm. Mel has samurai Mickey and Donald
Jennings Osborne passes away. John talks about how it inspired him to take Exterior Illumination to the next level.
Ranger Stan goes to the National Park in the sky.
What’s your “retiree job” at Walt Disney World?
ESPN The Weekend Ends
Tiki Room Reopening Soon!
Ticket upgrade policy changes.
What about the sponsors?
Tinkerbell Meet and Greet at the Adventureland Verandah