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 5819.0 #14 (DL Qual #6

May 16, 2012 7:24 AM  Disneyland Talk Land
#mymousewaitstory my first attempt EVER at making /uploading a video so crossing my fingers that this works. Hope you all enjoy! Major thanks to Admin for hosting this contest! I really had fun with this! πŸ˜ƒ http://youtu.be/X-q816ecIRc

Tagged in: My MouseWait Story  
I'm not even passed LNO and am already a mess. Good times, so many people in this that have had an impact on my life. We've had our ups and downs but I wouldn't change any of it. I'm so grateful to Admin and family for what they've sacrificed so that we could have the friendships (more like extended family) that we have today. SMK You've always been a quality cotent contributor from you This Day in Disney Posts to accurate Wait Times! Love ya SMK😘 Thank you for sharing your storyπŸ˜’πŸ˜Œβ˜Ίβœ¨πŸ’—βœ¨ - toph  2416.6 #46 7:44AM
Toph! You've become one of my best friends and I owe it all to MW! Bless you for always lending an ear! Thank you for your kind words! You are such a sweetheart! - Duchess_SMK  5819.0 #14 7:51AM
😘 - bluefairy  643.3 #263 8:31AM
😘 - toph  2416.6 #46 10:12AM
What a great story. Good job. - splashphotoCM  885.6 #178 8:38AM
Thank you! πŸ˜ƒ - Duchess_SMK  5819.0 #14 9:10AM
Loved it!! So happy that we've all been brought together! Love ya! 😘😘😘 - LBChica  2035.3 #61 7:37AM
😘 awe! Thanks love! Me too! - Duchess_SMK  5819.0 #14 7:40AM
This is beautiful!  And your music choice is perfect!   - Spoonful_O_Sugar  563.1 #316 7:41AM
☺ you're always so sweet! Thank you! - Duchess_SMK  5819.0 #14 7:42AM
Wonderful story! Outstanding video. - Tealtownfan  886.5 #177 7:44AM
Oh good! I worked REALLY hard on it! It was interesting to learn a whole new program! Thank you! - Duchess_SMK  5819.0 #14 7:46AM
That is a truly beautiful video. You did suuuuch a good job.  I got all choked up and I don't even know hardly anyone here yet. lol I'm so glad I watched it. You started my day with a smile. :) - LovemesomeDoleWhip  108.7 #3289 7:58AM
You just made my heart smile! I tried hard to share my story in a way that everyone would enjoy. Thank you so much for watching! 😘 - Duchess_SMK  5819.0 #14 8:09AM
Beautiful job!!!! So many memories. - Kenry  1297.6 #107 8:11AM
Thank you! Yes, so many magical memories! I'm feeling so nostalgic now!!😒 - Duchess_SMK  5819.0 #14 8:41AM
Aw... Brought tears to my eyes! So many great memories! Awesome job, SMK! - PrinceCorey  4320.8 #22 8:35AM
Yay! I'm so glad you liked it! Thanks for watching it! See you Sunday? We need to take our annual pic! πŸ’› - Duchess_SMK  5819.0 #14 8:54AM
It's really nice Kyle! Very touching. - Calypso  857.9 #187 8:43AM
Warms my heart that you enjoyed it my friend! You were a huge part of so much of the magic! 😘 - Duchess_SMK  5819.0 #14 10:04AM
I need to stop watching these at work, people are going to think there is something wrong with me crying every other day. 😊 that was a beautiful video, thank you for sharing your story with us. - veronica619  517.7 #355 8:46AM
I really appreciate you taking time to watch it! πŸ˜‚ didn't mean to make you cry, hopefully your coworkers will understand. I went through an entire box of tissues making this. ☺ - Duchess_SMK  5819.0 #14 10:22AM
Great video! Nice to see early MW pics! - RCmom  5220.6 #15 9:11AM
Thanks a million! It was really fun to dig all this old pics up. Conjured up all kinds of emotions. ☺glad you liked it! - Duchess_SMK  5819.0 #14 10:52AM
Your video was fantastic. Everyone looks so friendly. I hope one day to meet as many MWers as you have, including you and your family! Loved it! - Fanatic4Disney  268.3 #1077 9:26AM
Thanks a ton for your comment! You WILL meet tons of Mouse waiters if that is your goal! GO for it! Ill never regret making that first jump! I'd love to meet you someday as well! Take care and thanks again! - Duchess_SMK  5819.0 #14 11:24AM
I loved seeing all of photos of all of the different meet-ups. I have always enjoyed your This Day in Disney posts. Great job!  - Song  1705.8 #79 10:01AM
Song! Hi! Did you see the pic from CHOC walk 2010?! We had fun that day didn't we?! Thank you for the love! 😘 - Duchess_SMK  5819.0 #14 1:11PM
:) this is such a wonderful video :) It is so great to see photos from the very beggining how everyone got together! I loved your story ( and the music so so much!) thank you for taking the time to put this together and sharing with everyone it really was wonderful!  - BooEve123  800.9 #199 10:34AM
Really looking forward to meeting you! YOUR video was awesome! (I did comment on it, hope you saw?) I'm glad you liked seeing all the old photos. I wasn't sure how people who didn't know me would like this, so I tried to add lots of info. Thanks for taking the time to type some love! Means a lot to me! See you Sunday! 😘 - Duchess_SMK  5819.0 #14 1:34PM
Great video SMK. I really enjoyed the early pictures and realize how much I missed out on by not jumping in earlier. - LilSterner  4733.2 #19 10:43AM
Thanks! I wish you joined in earlier as well! 😘 - Duchess_SMK  5819.0 #14 6:36PM
Loved your video! Thanks for sharing all your memories with us. The baby shower looked so cute!! - Jillian  767.1 #210 11:05AM
☺ it was gorgeous! They did SUCH a good job! I couldn't believe it was all for me! Thanks for the love!!😘 - Duchess_SMK  5819.0 #14 6:51PM
Beautiful story, thank you so much for sharing! - madsdad  1846.5 #74 11:07AM
Thank YOU so much for watching! 😘 - Duchess_SMK  5819.0 #14 6:52PM
Such a great job SMK! I'm really loving the videos by the long timers, the photos are so fun to see! 😊 I was SO close to going to that Ladies night out party, and still kick myself for not having the courage to at the time. - Sweet_Irish_Cream  3929.2 #25 11:38AM
Thanks SIC! Awe man! You should have! I'll forever remember you as being so shy! πŸ˜‚ remember when we all called you 🐠🐟! We weren't sure you were real! I'm so glad you finally gathered up the courage to meet everyone! Such fun times!! - Duchess_SMK  5819.0 #14 7:15PM
Loved this - lilo84  374.5 #547 11:46AM
Awe! Thanks! - Duchess_SMK  5819.0 #14 7:58PM
This was SOOOO beautiful! It made me tear up. Great job SMK :) - Missshelly  694.2 #239 12:42PM
You're so nice MissShelly! I'm so greatful to have met you when you were out! I'm excited for the summer time when the queen of Canada returns! πŸ‘‘πŸ˜˜ - Duchess_SMK  5819.0 #14 8:00PM
LOVE!! You've done a wonderful job capturing some of the amazing times we've shared. - VillainsFan  1218.5 #117 12:49PM
Our friendship means the world to me VF!!! You're always there to brighten my day! I'm sooooo happy you live close enough for our lunches. Thanks for TE love! See you Saturday! 😘 make Zooter watch this too ok?! πŸ˜‚ - Duchess_SMK  5819.0 #14 4:20AM
When he gets back to civilization, I'll make sure he sees it. - VillainsFan  1218.5 #117 3:54PM
This video was so good.. Seriously brought me to tears.. I loved your shout out to LaceySue.. I feel like I almost know you guys from all the time spent in the lounge.. Thank you so much for sharing. - SarahLovesDisney  81.3 #3711 3:32PM
Thank YOU so much for taking the time to watch! LaceySue was a major part o the story. I HAD to include her. ☺ - Duchess_SMK  5819.0 #14 4:23AM
*of the story - Duchess_SMK  5819.0 #14 4:24AM
Awesome job on the video SMK. Some awesome memories we were luck enough to be a part of. - Nitrobug  1469.3 #92 5:03PM
Nitrobug!! Hey buddy, Thanks!!! So glad we all met! Wish you and I had a photo I could have included! You guys are going this weekend right? I miss baby Eric! - Duchess_SMK  5819.0 #14 4:26AM
We will be there just not sure for how long. Depends on Eric. - Nitrobug  1469.3 #92 5:22AM
Yay! Well make sure to find me! 😘 - Duchess_SMK  5819.0 #14 6:19AM
That is such a beautiful story! It brought me happy tears! I honestly can't imagine a place where more love is given to others as on this community. It's a beautiful thing, this app...the heart in us can never thank god enough for all it brought us! - MarshaMouse  4074.5 #24 5:59PM
Amen! I will forever have a special place in my heart reserved for MW! Marshamouse, I can wait to meet you! You are always so sweet! Your story was beautiful! This app finds the good ones! 😘 (mostly anyway) πŸ˜‚ - Duchess_SMK  5819.0 #14 4:28AM
I love all these videos. I feel like I am getting to know everyone. I can't wait to start meeting everyone. Your story is touching. Everyone's stories make me want to cry. Especially when it has to do with children or trying to have children. - PrincessAuroraMomma  522.3 #350 6:45PM
😘 awe! It was a long journey praying for our second little princess. I'm so happy it happened when it did because I got to share it with my new friends! I'm losing forward to seeing old faces and meeting new ones like YOU! Loved your story as well! 😘 thank you! - Duchess_SMK  5819.0 #14 4:31AM
*looking (I shouldn't be typing this early!) πŸ˜‚ - Duchess_SMK  5819.0 #14 4:32AM
SMK, I forgot about those pretzels I "RAKd". Lol. Thank you so much for remembering yeti and I. We miss everyone so much, I can't even put it into words. I'm balling my eyes out but in a good way. Seeing the photos of us in the early days of MW really bring me back! I wish we were closer so Gabriel and Devin could grow up together! Love you guys!! 😘 - PrettyPixie  760.3 #213 6:45PM
Yes! Those pretzels were So good! before RAKs were RAKs! I'm so blessed to have met all these wonderful people! thank you for being my friend Crystal! I also wish you lived here again! I KNOW our kiddos would LOVE growing up together. Maybe you'll be back someday! πŸ™πŸ˜˜ - Duchess_SMK  5819.0 #14 4:37AM
Ladies night out was my first meet up! πŸ˜ƒ So many great memories on your video SMK!! 😘 - AnnHeartsMickey  603.3 #293 7:02PM
Ann!!! OMGosh I miss you and your wonderful boys! We need to meet up soon! Thanks for the love! LNO changed my life! For real! 😘 - Duchess_SMK  5819.0 #14 4:39AM
This is beautiful, you did a really great job on the video! I don't know most of the people but I still found it very touching to hear about the friendships you and your family have made! 😊 - MinnieMousewife  805.4 #197 7:08PM
Oh good! I tried to make my video easy for everyone to enjoy. Your comment means I did, so thank YOU!😘! Yes, family indeed! Feeling the love right now, so much so I felt compelled to comment on every comment! Silly maybe, but it feels right. ☺ - Duchess_SMK  5819.0 #14 4:44AM
Another video that made me cry! You truly are a special lady and I'm grateful to have been apart of some of your MW memories. ❀😘 - Candace  1737.8 #77 7:40PM
Awe love bug! Hope they were happy tears!? 😘 I'm grateful to have met YOU! Thank you so much! See you Sunday! Yay!!! - Duchess_SMK  5819.0 #14 4:48AM
Love, love, love, love, love, love....   - MrsPrinceCharming 9:02PM
Don't even get me started! 😘 you know how I feel about you! Thanks again for that beautiful message on FB. I'm STILL crying! ((hugs)) - Duchess_SMK  5819.0 #14 4:49AM
I absolutely love this. Great job, SMK! Thanks for sharing your story and these wonderful memories. What a trip it has been, my friend! - MimiMouse  1043.3 #150 9:25PM
Yay!!!! You are a special part of my life Mimi! I'm honored to call you my friend. You've ALWAYS been there for me and made SO many of my magical memories! thank you for being my friend! 😘 - Duchess_SMK  5819.0 #14 4:57AM
What an awesome and heartfelt video SMK!! It turned out so great! I'm so glad to have met you through MW :) - DaisyBell  674.7 #248 9:52PM
That means a lot girl! Thank you! I'm SO glad I met YOU! 😘 - Duchess_SMK  5819.0 #14 11:50AM
Good to "see" you in the lounge SMK. - connielu  686.5 #241 10:01PM
Wow! Long time no "see!" πŸ‘‹ hi! 😘 - Duchess_SMK  5819.0 #14 11:52AM
What a lovely story. I'm glad you posted this and all the names with the pics since I've never met most of these MWers!! Thanks for posting this!! - caramiapoohAKAface  3319.5 #32 10:38PM
☺ I'm glad you liked seeing the names, I went back and forth about whether or not to include them. Thanks for watching! - Duchess_SMK  5819.0 #14 11:56AM
really touching video. Nice MW history too.  - Plumiegirl  8344.4 #3 10:50PM
Such a beautiful video of wonderful memories. Β Thank you for sharing!! - Willierose  2046.7 #60 6:18AM
Great video duchess thanks for sharing :) - PrinceTeaJack  923.2 #170 6:22AM
what a great vid! i remember so many of those MWers from when I started :) - HandMeAChurroImmaFaint  4703.5 #20 6:50PM
Great video lady, it was cool to watch it again after getting to know you. - MightyWhitey  1026.8 #153 8:51AM
Oh thank you for whoever bumped this. I never got the chance to thank SMK for this wonderful MW Story! Such a touching and sweet video! You really captured the true meaning of MouseWait! Makes me cry every time! - IMissDisney  1205.3 #119 1:04PM
Back in 2012 Admin had a contest and asked us to make videos on 'What MW means to you.' @Duchess_SMK's won.  Take a few moments to watch this winning gem. You will see the history, of course  , on the app and see it through her beautiful eyes. Enjoy! - HandMeAChurroImmaFaint  4703.5 #20 9:34AM
You can also click the hashtag in her post to see more if you were interested in the videos, you may have to scroll a little and go back to May 2012 - HandMeAChurroImmaFaint  4703.5 #20 9:37AM
Oh that was beautiful!! Loved it, and I've never even met any of you! πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚ thanks for bumping this Churro! Definitely inspired me even more to finally go to a meetup!  - DsnyPrincessMommy  53.3 #4317 10:24AM
Aww! You are so welcome. I hope you do. I made one as well- you can hunt it down 😊😊 - HandMeAChurroImmaFaint  4703.5 #20 11:53AM

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DCA: 10am-8pm (Monday/Tuesday), 9am-10pm (Wednesday), 10am-8pm (Thursday), 9am-10pm (Friday), 8am-10pm (Saturday/Sunday). 

*Disneyland Park will close early on Wednesday for a media event regarding the 60th Anniversary announcement. In spite of short park hours, DCA will remain open until 10pm that evening. 

Attraction Closures: Critter Country (closed until April), Disneyland Railroad (closed until Feb. 13), "its a small world" (closed until Feb. 6), Matterhorn Bobsleds (closed until May), Sleeping Beauty Castle (closed until March 3), Snow White Grotto (closed until May), Grizzly River Run (closed until March 20), Redwood Creek Challenge Trail (closed until March 13), Soarin' over California (closed until May). 

"Cinderella" Special Sneak Peak in the "Tough to be a Bug" Theater starting Friday, January 30th. Check the MW News section for details. 

This week's Wednesdays with Walt AP Event will feature "Man into Space". Event will take place at various times in the Main Street Opera House. With a valid AP, present it to a CM at the entrance of the Opera House for an event wristband. 

unForecast Crowd Prediction: Expect it to be quiet this week with CIs in the 50s-high 60s. Expect it to be busy in the park late Wednesday afternoon as the media and others will be coming in for the 60th Anniversary announcement and media event. For the weekend, expect it to be moderately quiet with CIs in the 60s to high 70s. 

Have a great week! 


- BaseballMickey_CM Jan 27, 2015 4:07PM



We have always noticed that Saturdays are better than Sundays! We always come on the weekend and say we want to leave at dinner time on Sunday, but always leave by 11-12 because there are so many people. We love Saturday!! - 1Princess3Princes  352.8 #599 5:39PM
I agree. I think it has to do with most passes being blocked - PoohSizedGuy  18.5 #6798 11:53PM
I love these posts!  I do have a question/request/suggestion...is there a way to only show the 3-4 most recent posts?  It's a lot to scroll through. @@Admin - TiggersAndTinks  114.3 #3189 5:08AM
I second this. The info is great to have, but it's too long.  - 1HitchhikingGhost  216.9 #1669 5:04PM
Thanks for these updates. I love them!  - Dizkid  356.8 #586 6:07PM
It's Dance the Magic this weekend-always adds to the crowds too!!! - TinkerSchelle  1258.6 #110 8:23PM
What is dance the magic?? - bks4lou  167.6 #2322 4:40PM

Our Favorite Things: This is a list of the top things added to our popular ToDo List feature inside the app (based on the number of times added to a ToDo List):

Popular Restaurants : 1. Big Thunder Ranch BBQ
2. Blue Bayou 31 rue royal
3. Cafe Orleans

Popular Attractions :1. Pirates of the Caribbean
2. Indiana Jones Adventure 46"
3. Haunted Mansion


New Orleans Square attractions are best.  - CM_Shadowgamer  2380.1 #48 7:23PM
 I agree,for life - bonedaddy909  1202.1 #121 6:56AM
Completely agree!!!       - adisneyfamily  832.2 #191 10:23AM
Gotta love NOS!    - grumpypapa  2765.1 #39 4:12AM
Don't forget the food too! - quote  22.6 #0 11:53AM
It's such a beautiful area. - LaPearleNoir  1302.8 #106 6:32AM
Nooooo captain EO needs to go! - hairdog67  258.6 #1162 4:17PM
Agreed! - KingdomKeeper1210  29.1 #0 3:17PM
What!!?? Nooooo!!!! - CaptainEOlove  4.6 #18215 12:40PM
Agree!!! - bondfamluvsdisney  2.1 #56605 9:54PM
They returned @grumpyinphx 's glass slipper. Oh wait, I'm not sure he wanted me to tell that story. Ooops.  - Maddernhorn  199.1 #1899 10:58AM
See can't tell you anything. ..lol - grumpyinphx  230.6 #1496 12:09PM

Download VOYAGEERS to your device today! Discover the VOYAGEERS Society, and the magical Main Street Realm in this action packed adventure for kids of ALL ages! Also available on iBooks and Kobo. Follow the VOYAGEERS on Facebook for more info and behind the scenes exclusives.

Like normal I am late to the party. Reading it now - Tealtownfan  886.5 #177 3:13PM
Got it! More than halfway thru it! It's a lot of fun!!!πŸ‘πŸ‘βœ¨βœ¨ - TinkerSchelle  1258.6 #110 10:53PM
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Loooooved it! - melissa_ficent  318.5 #726 9:57PM

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A list I made....for spending money!! Figures... - debbiev  913.0 #174 2:42PM
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Haha, @MeridaFan my husband knows me too well!! - debbiev  913.0 #174 10:06PM
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I just figured out that if you buy 1500 at a time it is a major deal.  but then you get too tempted and buy EVERYTHING!!!!!:D - secretagentangel  1325.2 #104 8:57PM
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I spend too much $$ on Disney purses. luxkitty can you relate? Lol - apesandmonkeys  7554.9 #7 9:43PM
Yep @apesandmonkeys lol - luxkitty  2062.0 #59 5:01PM
 Spend too much on everything!  πŸ˜‚ - MeridaFan  3468.5 #28 3:06PM
Shhh!😳😳don't tell my husband πŸ˜‚ - 2BeignetOrNot2Beignet  1012.1 #158 10:00PM
Thank you Admin, for the Costco iTunes card tip and for the generous double credits which, if my math is correct, were actually quadrupled somehow! I'm stunned and grateful.  - MelodyMouse  3494.4 #27 8:20AM
@luxkitty bumped you off sorry πŸ˜‚ - draven898  569.8 #313 1:49PM
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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  2765.1 #39 8:38PM
Thank you for reading! - Admin  6:26PM
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I can't wait to start reading this.  - grumpypapa  2765.1 #39 7:23PM
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Read Episode One of Deadliest Cast Member FREE on Amazon and iTunes!

I downloaded this before a very long road trip, and it kept me entertained the whole time (well, except when I was taking my turn at the wheel, safety first!).  - Geekery  401.6 #498 10:21PM
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Where can I find the book please?  - sarahsanch  6.8 #12591 1:03PM
Just got it! Can't stop reading it. I am already starting chaper 16. Love how all the details of DL are woven into the story. - Tiggerific  337.1 #645 4:20PM
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DISNEYLAND PARK:

Jungle Cruise closed Jan 7-9
Matterhorn Bobsleds closed through May 15
The Many Adventures of Winnie the Pooh closed Jan 12-April 2
Haunted Mansion closed Jan 12-22
Davy Crockett's Explorer Canoes closed Jan 12-April 2
Splash Mountain closed Jan 12-April 2
it's a small world closed Jan 26-Feb 5

DISNEY CALIFORNIA ADVENTURE:

Pacific Wharf Cafe closed through Feb 5
Boudin Bakery Tour closed through Jan 26
Soarin' Over California closed through May 14
Taste Pilot's Grill closed through March 12
Redwood Creek Challenge Trail closed Jan 20-March 12
Grizzly River Run closed Jan 20-Mar 19

Awesome! Can't wait! - PrincessDaisy  307.6 #783 8:33AM
Did anyone ride Canal Boats today? Anything to report? - MelodyMouse  3494.4 #27 9:10PM
Did you see the photos yesterday, they have the canal ride  frozen land where old mill was. - secretagentangel  1325.2 #104 2:39PM
I hope they're changing the matterhorn bobsled seats.  Went once after the last refurbishment and NEVER again.  I literally bruised my tailbone. Everyone had back pain for the rest of the day.   - fancyshmancy1999  5.1 #16202 1:04AM
I am afraid to keep looking.  Every time I check it seems like they are adding something else to the list.   - Woozle  23.4 #6062 9:39AM

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Purchased the Voyageers book through this link so MW benefits twice  - UTDISNEYFAMILY  1408.5 #98 4:48PM
Spent $490 on it the other day - CVDisneyland  385.3 #521 12:40PM
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DISCOUNTED DISNEYLAND TICKETS THROUGH MOUSEWAIT! You get 2% off select tickets if you purchase on this page and use the code MOUSEWAIT at checkout. A percentage of your total purchase comes back to MouseWait, which helps cover our monthly maintenance and development expenses! You will also get 100 Credits if you email us your receipt along with your username! 

How cool! Hmmmm now to find someone who needs tickets! - Shameekz  41.3 #4731 3:14PM
Does it include purchasing so cal resident discunted tickets? - HappyPrincess  25.0 #5842 11:49PM
Umm... Excellent question - BeatleMike  565.6 #315 11:23PM
Also doesn't include D23 memberships. ugh. - DLKenCA  1859.3 #72 8:57AM
That's fabulous!!  Thanks!!! - BagGal  230.6 #30 2:54PM

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

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  1063.9 #146 6:41PM
I will announce the December tournament date this week. - Admin 11:58PM
Can't wait! - sawman911  665.4 #252 6:30PM
Sounds fun!! - HappyPrincess  25.0 #5842 10:48AM
I have the app so if anyone wants to play a game with me :-) - nelcamp90  29.9 #5395 7:12PM
Just invited you to play - Goofytom  1063.9 #146 1:21PM


 
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I bought the paper copy for myself and 2 copies of season one for christmas gifts!  LOVE THIS BOOK!!! - snitsos  26.7 #5657 5:28PM
Thank you snitsos for your support, glad you liked Season Two! - Admin  12:13AM
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