75.9 #4253 (DL Qual #1275

Jul 11, 2011 8:26 PM  Disneyland Talk Land
Anyone else seen that documentary about the homeless families living in the motels across from DL?? "The Kids of Orange County" I think it's called. Broke my heart in half to know that all those children live right across the street from The Happiest Place on Earth and have never experienced it. Watching and hearing excited kids and families going to and from the parks with treats and souveniers they can only dream of.... And most nights they watch all of this on empty tummies. It made me so sad and I'll admit a bit guilty to think of how often we get to go. I thought it would be so special if on our next trip.... instead of buying souveniers we could sponsor 1 family for 1 day at Disney complete with starting the day with a Character Breakfast...and ending it off with dinner on mainstreet watching the fireworks. I have no idea where to begin to even implement something like this.... So I'm throwing it out there - ideas ? Comments?? What do you guys think?

I would love to be involved! Please keep me updated!! - Disneylove21  55.7 #4853 8:29PM
I've never heard of it but it's definitely something I would love to be involved with! Email me if you'd like lisa7531@msn.com - LisaMouse7531  410.1 #612 8:33PM
I've seen it. They said the thing that gives the hope is watching the fireworks every night from the motel room - ERICKA  491.5 #481 8:34PM
I watched it last year. Broke my heart. ξ€£ I think of those kids everytime I visit the parks.  - TangledNdisneY  324.7 #30 8:36PM
Oh wow! I never knew! My heart is breaking right now! :( - kritomiester  364.1 #705 8:38PM
My friend is a social worker in the area, well she's a counselor for welfare. I can ask her if she knows of a family that would be worthy. Maybe I can send her your contact info. - PrettyPixie  760.3 #296 8:38PM
I saw it too. It's really sad. - DizGeek  453.7 #542 8:39PM
Never heard of this. My heart aches to think of that. Keep us posted, I would like to help. - jjdq  338.0 #804 8:40PM
Count me in :) - MouseketeerforShort  340.3 #791 8:40PM
I haven't seen it but we can try to contact the network with your idea! My email is jamiew2126@gmail.com or you can text me! - Disneylove21  55.7 #4853 8:41PM
A few questions...Why THOSE hotels...they are more then others? What was the Doc? Meaning you think they got paid? VERY sad! - peacelovemickey  350.6 #758 8:41PM
Disneydreamgirl I'd like to be involved. You don't have your text enabled so please message me so that I can get your email. Thx - PrettyPixie  760.3 #296 8:44PM
@prettypixie that's a really good idea.... I'm in Canada so it's hard to know where to start or even know how to choose a family. I know some have them have been there a long time.... Years even. - disneydreamgirl  75.9 #4253 8:46PM
Omg I'm in. I teach in East LA and most always wanna write about going to Disneyland but most never have been and I always thought I should do something to make that dream of theirs come true, they envy me knowing I go and I always wanted to sponser some of them too but never really knew how to start..hmm u made me start thinking I should really get on it to start. Keep us posted - MarshaMouse  5048.9 #31 8:46PM
I would love to donate. Trojans562@gmail.com - goofy562  6.4 #16714 8:46PM
Yes it's horrible. These are the kinds of students I teach, very close to there. I can't even use the parade as an example because most have no idea what I'm talking about. :( I think every child should go to Disneyland. - PinkyMouse  82.0 #4126 8:47PM
I would like to help. It might be small, but I'd still like to help! - Zipitydoodahdad  270.0 #1276 8:49PM
its was called motel kids and they are every where I spend two years in a motel when I was growing up - DonaldDuck85  174.3 #2470 8:49PM
This broke my heart! :( I agree with pinkymouse EVERY child should go to disneyland! Keep us posted I want to help if its possible! - amerado  9.5 #12513 8:50PM
I'm trying to change my settings but for now I'll just post my email.... Wendy_h_44@hotmail.com.... - disneydreamgirl  75.9 #4253 8:52PM
Oh and I forgot to add, I'm in to help. - PinkyMouse  82.0 #4126 8:54PM
Are you talking about those magazine solicitor kids? - HotDiggityDogDaddy  1113.5 #192 8:55PM
Count me in! - cinderella5  333.1 #824 8:56PM
This is amazing.... You guys are all truly amazing!! We're gonna be in Anaheim Oct. 10 - 19 and it would be wonderful to plan something for that time.... - disneydreamgirl  75.9 #4253 9:01PM
I want to help too. Maybe we should find out first if Disney sponsors them. I'm sure they do already. A couple of years ago, we met some kids in those sesame street t shirts and they told us they were orphans who got to go to the park for the very first time. - Elaine  411.4 #609 9:03PM
I'm going to guess that Disney won't sponsor them (or anyone) but I'll bet some CMs would sign them in. :) - PinkyMouse  82.0 #4126 9:04PM
A good way to do this might be a reply all type email 'potluck' style where people put there name in to donate an item like ie. 4 churros or 4 t-shirts or 1 day hopper. All price ranges... Whatever a person feels they can afford. Also we would need to send said money to a volunteer on here that everyone trusts. We could send out nominations.... Just some random thoughts... But I've never done something like this so everyone's input is needed and appreciated - disneydreamgirl  75.9 #4253 9:14PM
I remember one of the Moms of the hotel kids worked at DL! I think she worked in the parking structure? - TangledNdisneY  324.7 #30 9:16PM
I've never heard of i, but it is a great thing you want to do and I would love to be a part of it so please keep me updated. ^_^ - MickeysPrincess  151.5 #2841 9:22PM
That breaks my heart to hear that count me in anything u guys plan. Everyone needs to experience the Disney magic atleast once! - ThumpersMom  13.8 #9850 9:25PM
Ok, we all have great ideas and a passion for doing good. If we are going to do this, how about this, 1 there are thousands here in MW who is willing to donate.each person an give what tgey can but$ 20 per family will work. That will equal $20,000. 2. That can get 100 people in. 3 contact Disney to see what they can do to assist in our cause, ie.. donate plads to get vip services for each family or get special fast passes. With the extra money that will go for food and suviners. I wouldnt mind in assisting with organizing. That is one of my gifts. Lets see how close a family MW can realy be. Pleast text me or email me at mikesburnette@gmail.com. - PinTrader  262.7 #1347 9:25PM
Ok I'm gonna check all feedback to this post over the next few days... But feel free to email me at Wendy_h_44@hotmail.com in the meantime so I have names and email addresses. Everyone will be added to the group list... We'll see how things go from here? - disneydreamgirl  75.9 #4253 9:29PM
Awesome 2eyedmike thanks for jumping in!! - disneydreamgirl  75.9 #4253 9:31PM
I'm in too - disneyfreakatbirth  277.0 #1206 9:32PM
I will definitely donate. Count me in! - addiespapa  9.4 #12619 9:34PM
I will donate who should I email? Can you accept international money??? Maybe visa payment or something - Cath  26.3 #6881 9:36PM
I have seen this before and I would love to get involved to help these families experience this place we all love. - mstiauna27  90.1 #3947 9:37PM
I will see if I can contact Disney and get a nonprofit # so I can open an account at a bank for deposits. Maybe we can also put out a call to Admin and let him know what we are trying to do. He might have more weight woth talking to Disney. - PinTrader  262.7 #1347 9:59PM
I've seen it, broke my heart. I think ur idea is wonderful. - luvdsny81  34.1 #6057 10:03PM
This would be a very awesome and generous thing to do. I'm not trying to be a downer on here because I too would love for these families to experience this amazing creation of walts, but I think something more on the lines of care packages for the families that include food and necessities would be more appropriate. I've been involved with social justice organizations these past 4 years while I was at Loyola Marymount University, and one thing that I saw was helpful and a more resourceful is to provide the families with something that is more practical. Some people might hate me for this, but unfortunately, these families are for the most part very low income Latino and African American families that would benefit with things that they need. Perhaps this would present itself with such a thing as MWService Project. And after all this if there is would come a trip to Disneyland Resort. In my opinion practicality should come first then fun. Either way this would be a dream come true for a lot of people with either type of help. And again, I know some people won't agree with me but perhaps just consider it because if I were in that position, I would prefer the necessities first. - TikiJOSEsWingman  332.4 #826 10:15PM
well said BTMRRman. At the very least, everyone could donate supplies that are Disney or MW themed. If they need simple things like additional shoes, clothes or blankets, they could be from the park or the store? - dphizz  172.8 #2505 12:14AM
Definately count bgj and I in, we always get involved in things such as this. I agree though we need to make sure these kids are getting food, clothing, hygiene products etc.... just giving out money is not the best idea cause honestly you never know if it will get used properly. - donnievegas  1132.7 #188 12:29AM
I think both ideas are great and with enough support both ideas could totally work!! The kids need a little fun too and even one day would boost their sprits I'm sure!! And they can be using Disney supplies for school etc for awhile! Let me know!! - Sydkitten  125.3 #3270 12:29AM
I agree with @ BTMRRman. If I don't have a home or money for shoes do I really want $20 worth of mickey ice cream for my kid when $20 can buy my family necessities? The average family of four spends over $500 in a single day at the park $400 alone of which is park hoppers. It's such a wonderful and generous idea but if your family had so little you had to scrape for every cent would you rather have one magical day you'd probably feel guilty about taking or would you rather have breathing room for food bills or medication. I don't think there is a right or wrong answer here but it's something to consider. - SorcererMky  306.1 #985 12:33AM
I gotta agree with BTMRRman. While we may think that going to DL would be a great thing for those kids - food, clothing, a doctor visit, etc may be more what they need (and actually want). There also might be social issues that could present problems. I would love to be a part of something also, but I think it's complicated and has to be done right. I also don't want to be negative... I'd love to bring some Disney magic to those kids... but in the right manner! - msdizmaui  1023.6 #219 12:35AM
count me into with whatever help you need padresqueen@yahoo.com - Tinky76  318.8 #907 12:40AM
How about a package to a well deserved family with the things they need plus there tickets in the box and a gift card they can only use there that way you know the Money is being spent at the park.. All ideas are great..!! - HOTDOGsMOMMY  66.5 #4502 1:29AM
I'm gonna follow this post. Please keep me updated! I would LOVE to help! - blackwidowbride  5.7 #18201 2:39AM
Count me in, no matter what the final decision is! - Gia  802.2 #276 4:41AM
Yah I totally get that food and basic nessecities should come first... I also think giving them a memory of 1 (or more) dream day at Disney could give a kid a lot as well. You never know what might be inspired in them! I know I'm inspired everytime I go..... - disneydreamgirl  75.9 #4253 6:45AM
I saw this doc last year! Very sad! I wonder How they are now. - swingingwake  217.9 #1894 6:54AM
I think this is an amazing wonderful idea. I wouldn't be able to sponsor a whole family but I would love to donate some money. We could maybe even get some churches involved. - LovelyBree  10.4 #11814 8:07AM
I really liked the idea of a care package as posted by BTMRRman with Disney backpacks filled with socks, underwear, blankets, a hat, T-Shirt, etc. and maybe a Gift Card from the local Walmart or such - possibly donated by Walmart or sponsored?? But I don't like the idea of putting the Disney passes in the package. For one, Disney is an overwhelming entity for most let alone some of these families and I fear most tickets would go unused or be sold. Also, the Disney Gift Card can't be used at the restaurants, only on merchandise. Also I love your enthusiasm ROGLIGHTYEAR and your ideas are super, but I worry about doing a 3 day trip with these families as most of the parents who do have jobs, could never take that kind of time off. I love the idea of a Mousewait Family 'Hosting' one of these families for the day. It would be a connection that these 2 families may share for many years to come. The poster who commented on the NON-Profit Number ~ excellent Idea! I was having serious worries last evening about breaking any State or Federal laws with this.... so I do think that's the best place to start. Keep all the good stuff coming! This is all fantastic! - disneydreamgirl  75.9 #4253 8:21AM
I just noticed your comment LovelyBree so I should elaborate. By hosting another family, it would be with pooled funds through this organization. But the Mousewait family would act as an accompanying host or guide for the day sharing their knowledge, leading them on the adventure, showing them the things they might otherwise miss ~ I know these families need so much more than a day at Disney... but as a mom I can't help but think that seeing their child's faces open in wonderment, or the giggles of excitement or SKIPPING through the park. That's right I said it LOL there shall be skipping - allowed or not. For one day all other reality ceases to exist except the one that lies beyond those gates. Maybe I'm just naive?? - disneydreamgirl  75.9 #4253 8:29AM
Count me in, would love to participate. I agree that one magical day free of daily worries would be great for anyone. I also agree that a backpack filled with daily nessessities is a great idea. - dltwin55  217.7 #1897 8:45AM
Keep us posted too!!! - jennjillo7  15.5 #9209 9:58AM
Keep us posted too!!! - jennjillo7  15.5 #9209 9:59AM
Before you fall for this lock, stock, and barrel, don't forget it was produced by Alexandra Pelosi - Nancy Pelosi's daughter. It had a definite political agenda. - sr_citizen_space_ranger  82.2 #4119 10:11AM
That's true... all documentaries ultimately do. But it doesn't mean that these families don't exist? Anyone here have some first hand knowledge or experience to share? My main motive here was one of a genuine nature.... and nothing more. - disneydreamgirl  75.9 #4253 10:25AM
Maybe we could connect and team up with "Project Dignity", a nonprofit that focuses on helping motel children. You can find out alot about them online. ROGLIGHTYEAR ... I know exactly what you mean. This community has the potential to accomplish great things.... - disneydreamgirl  75.9 #4253 10:40AM
Bump - PinTrader  262.7 #1347 12:51PM
Bump - PinTrader  262.7 #1347 2:14PM
Count me in! Please let us all know the best way to help and we can make something great happen! - Nala  389.1 #649 2:47PM
I have never seen this Doc and I have never seen the kids when we visit the parks maybe because we park in Mickey and Friends structure and do not enter from Harbor Blvd. I saw a preview of the film and I also agree with care packages one young boy had on shoes that had holes in them. A trip to the parks would be awesome but what about long term for these families the day ends and they are still left in dirty clothes, holes in shoes, and hungry bellies. - luvlilo  19.9 #7995 3:02PM
This is a great idea!!! I'm in! I like the GC ideas, it's a good way to ensure they are able to eat in the parks while they're there. I also agree that they need other things besides a Disney trip, si care packages are a good way to help in that area :) - TandAlly  213.5 #1953 3:28PM
I am adding my two cents. Take it for what it worth. I walk by this hotel every morning on my walk. And we bike by it on put way to the park. It is motel style. It would be cool, I think, if they were given care packages. It could have a Disney slant, but from what i see they need food, hygienic care, ect. It is also a half way home, so it has all types. An idea might be to hand out the item at the motel. Just my two cents.... - calimisti  9.1 #12824 3:42PM
I think my original post is being misconstrued. There are already other programs in place that assist with day to day necessities.... Project Dignity deals specifically with the needs of these motel families. Because MouseWait is a Disney community I thought it would be great to give the gift of a Day at Disney... A day away from their harsh realities. Of course when it's over they still live in a motel...I don't pretend to know how to change that. I just wanted to brighten the eyes of a few kids for a day.... - disneydreamgirl  75.9 #4253 4:54PM
work on pirates! - missgoofy  371.6 #687 5:03PM
I was thinking seriously about creating a non profit for children like that not disney offiliated but a program with a catchy name for those less fortunate than us crazy supporters of a mouse ! Creating care packages with disney magic in mind would be spectacular im a college student that is a disabled vet with copius amounts of time please hit me up with ideas and i would totally make this a reality not just in the OC but every where ! - Duckfan  13.9 #9813 5:47PM
Hi guys. This is actualy 2eyedmike. My pgone died and I am uding my wifes pbone. I have read alot of posts. And from some I got the sence that taking them to Dland is Almost crule. Well I have and my son is currently volintedring at Royal Family Kids Camp. There is 1 councer pdr 2kids who are from group and foster homes. Some of the kids have been through with what we call nightmares. They go to this camp for a week a.d are treated like royalty. I have seen the hardest kids change before my eyes because someone shosed they truly cared. It also gives hope to them that things can change. There was a kid who was on a beach and thousands of starfish washed hpon the bea,h. A passerby saw the kid throwing the fisb back into - Pintraderswife  468.3 #519 9:00PM
For the people who are still following this post..... How long have you been on MW and how often do you visit DL ??? Just curious..... - disneydreamgirl  75.9 #4253 9:39AM
@disneydreamgirl... I have been on mw for a little over a month...and I make the trip from San Diego to dland about 4-6 times month ...why the curiosities? - MouseketeerforShort  340.3 #791 9:43AM
Just wondering how that stat correlates to the people who took interest in this post.... That's all - disneydreamgirl  75.9 #4253 11:09AM
I'll preface this by saying I think this is a great idea, I've worked with some of these kids in the past through a previous employer. They are wonderful deserving children. However, for the 100 dollars a 1 day hopper costs you could provide much needed food, clothing, school supplies, household items etc... I still think taking them to Disney could be magical but I also think we need to realize the much more immediate needs they all have - Pixarprincess  544.5 #427 11:19AM
Bump - disneydreamgirl  75.9 #4253 9:49AM
I'd be involved in something like this, jeep me updated. - Darla  22.2 #7556 9:50AM
I will try to keep everyone updated as much as possible. Anyone with info or suggestions please email me..... Thx!! - disneydreamgirl  75.9 #4253 1:03PM

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Credits Hall of Fame. This real-time list honors the top Credits purchasers by showing the total number of Credits purchased. These MouseWaiters play an integral part in helping us maintain and innovate. Thank you to everyone who buys Credits in the MW iOS app, TRIVILATOR, and Goat Effect!

1. secretagentangel
152300

2. teapotsandteacups
135000

3. leopardditz2000
119000

4. jacdanfan
115000

5. iLOVELUCYnDISNEY
95500

6. DarthFairy
78950

7. disneygrandma1
78000

8. debbiev
67750

9. DisneyGrandma
65000

10. Melody_CM
65000

 

I finally made a list besides wait times.wait times has become almost impossible with the crowds,reception blows.but thank you for all you do@@@@Admin - DarthFairy  1002.1 #222 7:43PM
!! CongratsπŸ‘πŸ‘πŸ‘πŸ‘ - SnowKitty  148.5 #2889 5:06PM
  Well done and congratulations.  Now I know how some people have so many stickers.  Keep up the good work:-) - beentoall  1466.5 #0 2:55AM
And they share - suzieq65  174.6 #2467 9:06PM
!!! And I thought working up to 73 credits was good lol - sunvalgifts  182.7 #2357 12:21PM
Great job - BadVibeGirl  10.7 #11634 6:51PM

See what Kate can do for you, and experience Disneyland like a VIP! Get your own Virtual Plaid in the App Store today, it's FREE! http://apple.co/1WL7y9I

- RetroDisneyPins2002  52.4 #4988 8:01AM
- CT4625  248.8 #1488 8:30PM
Now that looks like a good service. - MoChuck  197.8 #2154 11:24AM
I use this every time I'm at the parks now and llove it!!!!  Thanks Admin - leopardditz2000  1284.7 #159 7:44PM

Here is the Overall Quality Top 10 real-time list. Follow these MouseWaiters for great content:

1. Winnie111286
8785

2. misschurro
7529

3. uscdisneyteacher
7306

4. pikaplaid
6937

5. CobbPR
6914

6. BaseballMickey
6350

7. Dave
6218

8. Plumiegirl
5906

9. Duchess_SMK
5587

10. Stitch_Legacy
4717



SEE THE TOP 100

This list needs to be updated! Just saying😬 - MadameLeota  4737.5 #34 9:51PM
is this just a standing thing? Never changes? - DarthFairy  1002.1 #222 8:06PM
This is so true, it never changes, what's up with that lol - itsmyglassslipper  709.9 #321 12:28PM
I know and I'm still on itπŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚ - Plumiegirl  10817.3 #11 5:56PM
I thought it was just me. Lol. Someone needs to hit the refresh button. :) - DeadliestPassholder  427.4 #586 2:10PM
It will stay the same until someone else gets enough points and quality to pass a couple more people. Even though two people on the list don't post much they still are ahead of the rest of us in quality points so they earned their spot. And Plumiegirl you post QC so you're qc score is high! πŸ˜„ - secretagentangel  11060.8 #9 8:33PM
when you are at the top you tend to move slower because its the same folks that frequent the parks most. So hence the top ten.. trolls ;) - Plumiegirl  10817.3 #11 9:55PM

MONTHLY WAIT TIME LEADERS REAL-TIME: Thank you to everyone who enters accurate wait times--you earn MouseRank Points, Credits, worldwide fame, and wealth beyond your wildest dreams when you enter wait times at the Park (ok maybe not the last two things). Please remember to ONLY enter wait times that you have verified in person, this improves our algorithm substantially, thanks!

1. Melody_CM
2030.23

2. Winnie111286
480.53

3. secretagentangel
423.63

4. grumpypapa
333.53

5. Tom
312.93

6. sheridanrabbit
306.8

7. teapotsandteacups
291.07

8. Goofytom
250.43

9. ShariRenee
217.13

10. redsoxcarlos
216.47

 

SEE THE TOP 100

14 more days and I shall be entering in wait times for the first time( I was slow and shy to post). Well actually it will be 15 days. The first  day we check in and go to Trader Sam's. πŸ˜‰ - varela2892  103.5 #3713 7:14AM
I just want to thank all the newbies who are on the list so much lately! This was started as a wait time and more app so by your starting out from the beginning doing wait times is awesome! 2/3of my points are from wait times. I make a game of it and have fun doing them. Hope everyone tries it, it helps others and you earn credits!!πŸ‘πŸ‘πŸ‘ - secretagentangel  11060.8 #9 9:06PM
Half of my points are from wait times.  - Goofytom  4473.4 #39 10:28PM
I figure it is the least my wife and i can do, plus it is great exercise! I keep saying, one of these days we will go to one of the meet-ups. We generally only go on Saturday and sometimes Sunday as well. That darn thing called 'work' just gets in the way!  - oiler2112  1293.0 #155 7:07AM
Pretty much all my points are from wait times  - kimo  297.6 #1039 6:54PM
Next August I will be posting wait times I know it will help pass the time in line but with 15 to 20 of us should go pretty well thanks to you and all the people here on MW - mjpdisney67  84.1 #4083 10:10AM
- Grumpyfan  99.5 #3784 8:26PM
I'll never catch Winnie, but I have 6 more days to get to number 2. And then my steady decline until my next visitπŸ‘πŸ»πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡Έ - Mouse28  946.6 #230 9:26AM
You can do it! I did 100 in an evening Thursday! - redsoxcarlos  5258.5 #27 4:26PM

Did you know that almost everything in MouseWait can be found with a few taps in the MagicSearch bar? Did you know that we add things to MagicSearch weekly (i.e. requests from you--see below)? MagicSearch enables ONE-THUMB searching to help you find individual menu items, vegetarian or gluten free food, reviews, wait times (even restaurant wait times), exclusive insider Disneyland tips, annual pass holder, parking info, Star Wars Park info, celebrities, Disneyland news, Hidden Mickeys, crowd forecasts (unFORECAST), Photopass, birthdays, refurbishment info, and amazing content from almost a million pages of original content in the MouseWait Lounge. 

This is an  app. Thank you @@@@Admin - LiveLaughLoveDisney  357.8 #0 2:46PM
Thank you LiveLaughLoveDisney! - Admin  5:59PM
Love this tool - Chumash28  1903.1 #106 5:02PM
I use the search bar all the time! It's ! - DisneyDiane316  2108.2 #89 9:01AM
That search bar is so useful and I go to it often!  - grumpypapa  10955.7 #10 7:48PM

Here are the Weekly Top 10 TRIVILATOR Players. Find people to play here. Play Disneyland Trivia with your friends on iOS. Play on any device with our new web version here.

1. DisneyMakesMeSmile
3.16

2. Donald1967
1.91

3. DisneyMom13
1.18

4. Goofytom
0.35

5. sheridanrabbit
0.26

6. mamabeam
0.24

7. pridegirl
0.19

8. DisneyDreamer18
0.12

9. Moog
0.06

10. DisneyDiane316
0.06

 

Yay @@Moog!!!! So great!  πŸ˜ - valj84DisneyDeppAddict  380.0 #666 6:28PM
You sweet thing!  You crack me up!  I'm merely an apprentice being schooled by @@Tom!! - Moog  123.1 #3317 11:33AM
πŸ‘‹β€οΈ - Tom  16074.6 #4 11:47AM
Wtg @@DisneyMakesMeSmile and @@Moog ;) - otilegna  2860.4 #58 7:41PM
A major compliment from someone who hands me my you know what every game, @@otilegna 😜!!! - Moog  123.1 #3317 8:05PM
Yay !!!  - otilegna  2860.4 #58 9:42AM
Wow look at that my first list yay not many points but I'm there 😊 - Donald1967  465.9 #527 8:33PM
How do I earn trivia channel points. I have trivilator and obviously mousewait.  - Mouse28  946.6 #230 3:03PM
You play games against people to earn points on this list, and you make points for a monthly total playing individually but those points don't cross over.  - secretagentangel  11060.8 #9 1:05PM

Did you know that you can find refurb info with a quick iPhone Spotlight Search? Learn how to find updated Disneyland info fast with a few hidden tricks in MouseWait 9. Post your tips below!



Love seeing everyone's pictures from Disneyland !! I know, we always have a good time :) - Lyssa2012  196.2 #2180 11:22PM
Hey I'm finally on this list πŸ˜„πŸ‘πŸŽ‰ - Sweet_Irish_Cream  4409.9 #41 10:39PM
Your always on the list!!! πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚list of what I don't know😝😝😝😝😝😝😝😝😝😝😝. Jk - Fantasmicfan1  5387.0 #26 12:34PM
Fantasmicfan1 I just read that in the voice of Rodney Dangerfield from Back to School! - KennyV  1359.1 #152 3:48PM
Fantastic!! - Ilovegoofy  238.3 #1616 4:37PM
Note to self: When you see this comment a year from now, be sure to say something witty!!! - clawton  454.8 #541 9:03PM
- Grumpyfan  99.5 #3784 7:29PM

Get a quick overview of the new features in MouseWait 9 for iOS, our biggest update since 2009! Get the free version here, or upgrade to Platinum here

Just installed the MW app on my new phone yesterday. This will be very helpful for me since I am used to the android version. Thank you. - teapotsandteacups  3912.2 #46 11:41PM
This was helpful.. But I'm still having an issue posting to pics to the loungeπŸ˜‘ - 1Minnie58  7.9 #14272 10:12AM
I've had a lot of trouble with platinum version. It seems to "magically" close itself at random times. The most common random closes are: after updating ride or food times, after clicking on a different feature in the app, or immediately after opening. I generally have to re-open it 2-3 times, at which point it stays open until I've made my update, but if I stop using it for more than 5 minutes and go back to it I have to go through the magical closings again. πŸ˜“ - Mouse28  946.6 #230 9:06AM
I never had that issue with the free version.  - Mouse28  946.6 #230 9:06AM
I had the same issues more so in the park  - Plumiegirl  10817.3 #11 5:42PM
Same here  - Melody_CM  28877.9 #2 7:57AM

MONTHLY OVERALL REAL-TIME LEADERBOARD

1. Melody_CM
2056.39

2. Winnie111286
768.37

3. secretagentangel
501.22

4. grumpypapa
388.56

5. sheridanrabbit
385.89

6. misschurro
373.5

7. Goofytom
325.72

8. ShariRenee
322.7

9. teapotsandteacups
315.38

10. Tom
314.5



SEE TOP 100 LEADERS

I love Disneyland! - Melody_CM  28877.9 #2 11:30PM
Me too - LaPearleNoir  3053.3 #54 1:11PM
Yes, yes. I know you do.  - crazyfriends  84.9 #4062 2:03AM
Who doesn't love Disneyland???  Happiest place on earth.  :) - Disneylanddad702  467.3 #522 2:38PM
- jacdanfan  14585.6 #5 4:45AM
Wow I've never made a list before. Thanks - disneybob49  1278.2 #160 9:59AM
πŸ˜‚ I'm on here (momentarily) with 2 points because this month isn't even 8 hours old here in my time zone πŸ˜‚ #notgonnalastΒ  - SassafrasDavis  856.2 #256 7:26AM
πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚ - redsoxcarlos  5258.5 #27 2:32PM
 @@DisneyDiane316! - tvdisneylove  254.6 #1422 2:20PM
Thanks tvdisneylove. I keep getting pushed down the list. Will have to get back down there to post some more real-time pix so I can start to crawl back up. It's hard to catch up to Winnie111286. πŸ€” - DisneyDiane316  2108.2 #89 4:05PM

Play Disneyland Trivia with your friends for FREE! See the list of TRIVILATOR usernames on this page. Play from any device with our new web version

I will announce the December tournament date this week. - Admin 11:58PM
Can't wait! - sawman911  4700.1 #35 6:30PM
Still waiting. πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚ - MeridaFan  4252.7 #43 12:59PM
Cool admin. Hope I do better than the first one. Hope people that enter will be ready to play and the tournament moves along better - Goofytom  4473.4 #39 6:41PM
Yes, 1 question every 24 hrs was difficult to stick with.  - DisneyMom13  463.4 #531 6:28PM
Oh πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚ just realized that post was 2+ years oldπŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚ well people are still taking turns very slowly. Maybe it's the app, not the players.  - DisneyMom13  463.4 #531 6:34PM
I end up deleting games while in progress due to opponents leaving me hanging FOR-EH-VER!!! - MommyandBash  433.7 #571 12:18PM
It happens, if you want start a game and I'll play you. I take a couple days off a week but I'll finish the games I start. - richiii3  1960.3 #98 2:20PM
Any chance of this coming to Android? - dsnylnd4me  397.7 #636 12:08PM

DISNEYLAND PARK:

Fantasmic! Jan 10-SUMMER 2017
Disneyland Railroad Jan 10-SUMMER 2017
Mark Twain Riverboat Jan 10-SUMMER 2017
Sailing Ship Columbia Jan 10-SUMMER 2017
Davey Crocket Explorer Canoes Jan 10-SUMMER 2017
Tom Sawyer Island Jan 10-SUMMER 2017
Pirates of the Caribbean closed 2-3 to 3-16
Matterhorn Bobsleds closed 2-6

DISNEY CALIFORNIA ADVENTURE:

Grizzly River Run REOPENS 2-24
Redwood Creek Challenge Trail REOPENS 2-24
Mickey's Fun Wheel 2-6 to 3-5

Were visiting during the diamond celebration.  I'm so excited because all of our favorite rides will be open! - Dsc1983  20.3 #7906 10:53PM
Awesome! Can't wait! - PrincessDaisy_FU2Rcm  367.5 #694 8:33AM
Indy will be down May 1st-May 25 @Admin - IDVandalSkipperCM  2700.4 #62 7:48PM
so long???!!!   - MsTikiMermadam  1933.0 #102 8:38AM
Why don't they just shut the entire park down.   This is ridiculous.  - MikeyMouse  160.5 #2701 9:44PM
πŸ€” - misschurro  9147.1 #12 6:05PM

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Thank you Admin! This book is a great read. I recommend it to anyone who is a Disney fan. Can't wait for the next one! - grumpypapa  10955.7 #10 8:38PM
Thank you for reading! - Admin  6:26PM
cant wait to read it - ebugsmama  19.6 #8076 10:32PM
Thank you! Can't wait to read itπŸ€“ - 1Minnie58  7.9 #14272 10:22PM
Thank you  - disneybob49  1278.2 #160 2:20PM

Here are the Top 10 MouseWaiters of All-Time:

1. Winnie111286
32595.3

2. Melody_CM
28877.9

3. Coaster
24659.6

4. Tom
16074.6

5. jacdanfan
14585.6

6. ShariRenee
14180.3

7. Dave
13876.5

8. goofygal
13559.6

9. secretagentangel
11060.8

10. grumpypapa
10955.7


Such great people on this list, many who doSo much for the app. 😍😍 - secretagentangel  11060.8 #9 2:09PM
Yay! Thank you! - Song  2242.4 #83 8:50AM
Very nice. I'll make It on the list one of these days! - larrywong318  214.3 #1939 11:09AM
Winnie for the lead! - DarthFairy  1002.1 #222 7:28PM

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TOP MWs of the WEEK

1.Melody_CM 799.48 #2  
2.Winnie111286 566.04 #1  
3.secretagentangel 345.08 #9  
4.LaPearleNoir 177.28 #54  
5.KelleyandTyler22 132.22 #131  
6.Tom 118.24 #4  
7.KennyV 105.16 #152  
8.dignan311 103.07 #1903  
9.teapotsandteacups 89.94 #46  
10.misschurro 85.79 #12  

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