By Robert Niles: Worried about Zika on your next Florida vacation? Walt Disney World and the rest of the Orlando-area theme parks don't want you to be. Starting tomorrow, the resorts will begin offering free insect repellent to guests, in an effort to calm concern about the mosquito-borne virus. Show More Summary
"Girl Meets World" still has not been renewed by Disney Channel for its Season 4 – but there is no reason yet to freak out. Rowan Blanchard recently shared her optimism that the cancellation rumors may not be true.
By Robert Niles: Walt Disney World is finally getting around to removing more of its long-closed River Country water park. The resort has begun draining and filling in the old Upstream Plunge pool at the park, the Orlando Sentinel reports. Show More Summary
By the time this Open Thread goes up, I'll be driving with Charlotte (13!) and her friend Lena (14) on our way down to Disney World. Either that or we're at Newark Airport waiting for the rental car (one that is not the rental car that constantly got towed, which you told me was not cute at my... Continue reading
This week in Backstage casting notices, you have the opportunity to play a Disney princess and travel the world all at once! Disney Cruise Lines will hold open calls in New York City for talent to portray several classic roles aboard two of its ships. Show More Summary
We may grow up, but at heart, a part of us is still a little girl in love with the magical world of Disney. We found 25 Disney-themed swimsuits that let grown women showcase both their summer bods and their love for all things Disney. Show More Summary
Seabrook, 56, is free on $250,000 bond while awaiting trial on corruption charges.
Kurt Russell is one of the most fascinating actors in the world. From his start at Disney, to his background in baseball, his wacky comedies, insane list of cult classics, and current resurgence, it feels like there’s nothing he can’t do. Show More Summary
There's plenty to do in Orlando, Florida besides infect yourself with Zika -- what with Universal Studios, Disney World, the Epcot Center and SeaWorld. And a new app, backed by the supercomputing power of IBM's Watson, will tell you how to get the most out of every one of your minutes in the Sunshine State.
One of the more unbelievable facts about Disney’s recent Jungle Book remake is that nearly the entire movie is done with CGI. Not only were the talking animals created by a computer, but basically the film’s entire jungle world was rendered after the fact too. Show More Summary
Although I love a good Disney princess, they tend to rock the #nomakeupmakeup look. The Disney villains, however, are on top of their makeup game. Red lips, sharp contouring, and arched brows run rampant in the villain world, and I can't say I don't approve. Show More Summary
I remember the first time I noticed retargeting. I’d been online, checking the park hours before my next trip to Disney World. From that website, I did some work and then went to a CBS sports site to adjust my fantasy football team before the weekend. Show More Summary
Just in case the world hadn’t gotten the memo that Adele is the bawdy British version of a Disney princess, she went full Snow White on Sunday night at the Los Angeles stop of her world tour. It’s become a tradition for the singer to...Show More Summary
This is SO disturbing to hear! On Monday, we learned that Disney World officials were warned about a dangerous alligator less than an hour before two-year-old Lane Graves was attacked and killed back in June. Related: Family Holds Funeral For Toddler Killed In Alligator Attack Now, we're hearing the alligator likely lost its fear of humans after living [...]
By Robert Niles: As the Walt Disney World Resort prepares for its 45th birthday this fall, Disney is saluting the attractions that opened with the Magic Kingdom on October 1, 1971. One of those is one of my former homes at Disney, the Country Bear Jamboree, which Disney is featuring this week. Show More Summary
Norman Seabrook is going to Disney World.
A detailed account of what happened before and during the tragedy.
Lane Graves bent over to scoop wet sand into his small plastic bucket when the alligator struck. The 2-year-old boy wanted to build a sandcastle on the beach at Disney's Grand Floridian Resort & Spa after stormy weather canceled a scheduled outdoor movie. His father, who was standing nearby with...
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