4409.5 #35 (DL Qual #15

Jan 16, 2013 11:21 PM  Disneyland Talk Land
23. MW101 w/SICπŸ€: {Photo etiquette} We've been seeing for some time now in the lounge, that we have become a little sloppy with the MW Rules and FAQs---that we are all so quick to tell new users to read. I thought it would be nice to review what Admin asks of us when it comes to posting photos. πŸ”΄We are asked to refrain from posting photos that are not ours. I understand that we all often post something from the Disney Parks blog or the like when reporting exciting up coming events or news. In this case it is vital that we give credit where it is due. Not giving credit for others photos could cause problems for MW. πŸ”΄Please remember that when posting more then one photo that is ether not yours or that is not live, please consider using photo collage apps (PicStich, Diptic and many others. They are great fun! haha). : ) πŸ”΄We LOVE live photos and would hate for the efforts of those in the parks to get pushed to the next page and might not be seen. It states in the Rules and FAQs that any post not following the rules can and will be removed. Thank you so much for your time!! : )

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LittleMermaidLover, I understand where you're coming from but inside jokes and friendships are why most of us stick around this app! (And why soooo many others have left...they want to joke around with their friends and are a little annoyed by people constantly telling them to not act like friends) the thing is...a lot of us have become friends. Real life friends! I'd say if it makes you feel excluded, maybe ask! or like Friendly Mouse says, do a little research! I joined just under a year ago, didn't get a lot of the banter but enjoyed people's personalities so much that I made an effort to figure it out. I guess I'm trying to say that the lounge would be a boring, vanilla place if no one could ever mention a funny thought, inside joke or mention something funny from the past. Is that how you are with your friends?!? We've actually gone through a lot together!! Every single one of us is waiting with open arms for a new person to bond with and share things with...you just have to be willing to bend a tiny bit and shake things off sometimes. I really don't think that's too much to ask. - MissMolly  1386.7 #134 3:22PM
Bully - PinkElephants  745.7 #274 5:11PM
Ahahaha!! πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚ yup - MissMolly  1386.7 #134 5:38PM
I like juice - RickChavez  3672.1 #43 7:54PM
Well said, Miss Molly!! I only get to DLAND once a year. I love getting on this site and living vicariously through those who are there! - SmallWorldSister  15.0 #8948 8:11PM
I like wine 🍷 and thanks, SmallWorldSister - MissMolly  1386.7 #134 8:18PM
Trust me I don't take it personally! Like I posted to meridafan, I was just posting an observation that's all. Everyone has chimed in with their observations so I was doing the same thing since everyone is so open here. Just wanted my opinion heard which I don't think is asking much either 😊 - LittleMermaidLover  293.0 #1002 10:17PM
i hate you bully - Dave   13820.4 #4 10:28PM
🍷 Cheers MissMolly - LaPearleNoir  2355.4 #71 10:41PM
I like turtles - Hendizl  2871.8 #49 10:53PM
LML, agreed! Cheers, LPN 🍻 Dave, I hate you more, you banana. Hendizl- 🐒 - MissMolly  1386.7 #134 10:58PM
I hate bananas. I like turtles - PinkElephants  745.7 #274 11:06PM
I like bully's and juice. I like turtles but I have two tortoises ;) - ShariRenee  10364.7 #8 11:21PM
Can we also add that not every post needs a picture?!?! - LilSterner  5828.4 #23 12:30AM
Please!!!!! - DisneyFanZoe  1249.3 #144 9:09AM
And now ban Throwback Thursday too? That's what Instagram is for. Just creates too many posts to sift through. - LilSterner  5828.4 #23 9:47AM
Yes and yes! - cesium55  531.8 #416 9:50AM
I'll add it 😊 - Sweet_Irish_Cream  4409.5 #35 10:28AM
I love the addition of the dots too. Helps to emphasize the different points! - LilSterner  5828.4 #23 12:36PM
Maybe we need another retro pic day for everyone to get it out of their systems. - Armenda  1173.6 #161 9:13PM
Oh I would love a Retro Pic day! Great idea! - Scrumpy_N_PansShadow  37.0 #5570 1:28AM
I also think that when a new person asks a question, people shouldn't jump in with their witty answers that are inside jokes only certain members know. Sometimes I see a question I also would like to know about but people start doing their banter back and forth with their friends completely ignoring the question - LittleMermaidLover  293.0 #1002 2:46PM
Like someone saying Buttercup? Sorry I do agree but I just could not help myself. A lot of these "inside" jokes are all posted on mousewait. I normally will try and search to find out what they are talking about if I was not on at the time that said event occurred. - friendlymouse  728.0 #281 2:56PM
That is just going to happen on any social media, and it is best just to take it as good fun. some people take it personal when it is not, many people here have known each other for years so they joke. best to have a great sense of humor and join right in. I have read my share of posts wrong before too and almost (i did say almost,lol) got butthurt but I realized I needed to just read for awhile. and if someone wants to make fun of me, thanks, it will make me laugh too. don't worry, all new people eventually learn all the fun stuff, that is why it is so cool that this app teaches us all so much. - secretagentangel  6908.8 #17 2:59PM
I agree it is going to happen regardless and I'm not hurt at all, just wanted to remind everyone it can make people feel excluded! Maybe just acknowledge the question at least before going off on random tangents? - LittleMermaidLover  293.0 #1002 3:08PM
I think we are a bit of a random tangent type of group, lol, but answering the question first is always best, then the person asking can either read the rest or go read the next post. - secretagentangel  6908.8 #17 3:11PM
But unless we all remain perfect strangers with no attempt at getting to know one another or forming friendships, this is really a given. And most of that back and forth stuff generally is under one thread, so if you don't understand, it is easy to just skip over. I don't understand some stuff sometimes (Shh! Don't tell my husband or kids I said that!), but I either figure I don't have to understand everything, or I could ask a question to help me understand. Anyway, don't know if I'm helping or not, but we're all human and none of us is perfect. We're just doing the best we can. - MeridaFan  4244.1 #37 4:39PM
I totally get that meridafan, and I agree. I was just voicing an observation I've made just like others have done about what photos should or shouldn't be posted. As a newbie, it's hard to feel like I can jump in sometimes. Thank you for posting a respectful response! - LittleMermaidLover  293.0 #1002 5:38PM
Also see my response above :) πŸ‘† - MissMolly  1386.7 #134 7:33PM
I understand this totally. I asked what "RAK" was because I couldn't find it in the MW FAQS. Some of the responses, not all, were sarcastic as if I was supposed to know. - Tinkerluvr  83.7 #3971 8:34PM
πŸ‘πŸ‘ gracias seΓ±orita πŸ˜‰ this has been needed lately.. - MEHlanie_Mouse  1117.3 #171 11:25PM
clearly, this already needs a bump... ;] - MEHlanie_Mouse  1117.3 #171 12:12AM
no kidding... right?? Its not just me? - Lola027  452.7 #508 12:17AM
πŸ˜‚ - BambooMike  133.8 #3049 12:20AM
πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚I just saw it - Hendizl  2871.8 #49 12:50AM
Am I the only one who can just scroll past the things I don't care to see and move on? I know there are rules for a reason but it isn't going to ruin my mood if I see someone posting a photo that isn't live or seen as acceptable. - lizzie2thelou  49.9 #4930 5:47PM
I scroll past things I do not care to see either. - VfxGenie  1556.7 #116 5:54PM
So do I,or just RP remove post option. I've done that a few times. - MarshaMouse  5036.1 #27 5:56PM
Love your profile picture - MarshaMouse  5036.1 #27 5:56PM
If you think I do these for my own benefit, you are greatly mistaken! These are meant to be helpful tips and reminders on how to use MW! And these are supported by Admin. You could have just scrolled by this as well! πŸ˜„ - Sweet_Irish_Cream  4409.5 #35 5:58PM
It's hard to scroll past when the whole first page violates this and MW I loading slowly to get to more posts - cesium55  531.8 #416 6:08PM
So what you're saying is I shouldn't post my video of the dancing Tazran loincloth? πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚ - dumbbunny  627.2 #342 4:43PM
Yes you should, just put it in The Hub. Do it. - Linzee  1383.2 #136 4:44PM
Lol Linzee ...if I get sent to MW jail will you bail me out? - dumbbunny  627.2 #342 4:50PM
SEE!!!! I told you to put it in the Hub!!!!!! IT'S AWESOME!!! - Cinderella_Schnooks  3403.5 #45 5:05PM
You better put some kind of disclaimer on it though! Make sure no one is eating or drinking or around small children maybe. LOL πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚ - Cinderella_Schnooks  3403.5 #45 5:06PM
Wait don't post, I can't physically laugh for another few weeks!! - Linzee  1383.2 #136 5:31PM
To late! πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚ - dumbbunny  627.2 #342 5:38PM
Wait, you posted it? Did I miss it? I'm looking for it right now - phillip...  1367.5 #137 10:34PM
In the Hub Phillip - Cinderella_Schnooks  3403.5 #45 11:18PM
He seen it schnooks. FYI I have heartburn. - dumbbunny  627.2 #342 11:19PM
after scrolling through the lounge this morning i've come to the realization that 100% of the people who need to read this have not. - nicoleface  1752.7 #101 8:31AM
So it's ok to post my picture of a coffee spill I had yesterday that formed a hidden mickey? 😝 - Waites4DodgerEars_CM  1002.5 #195 8:42AM
you can just directly text me that picture. haha. - nicoleface  1752.7 #101 8:44AM
πŸ˜‚ - Waites4DodgerEars_CM  1002.5 #195 8:45AM
Do it! It was the most awesome! - misschurro...  7444.9 #12 9:54AM
I relized that a long time ago πŸ˜”. Figures πŸ˜„. But it's still good to post so when we delete thir post we can go, "bump. See, it was posted and clearly stated in the rules!" Haha πŸ˜„ - Sweet_Irish_Cream  4409.5 #35 10:22AM
A 100% is a lot. It assumes facts not in evidence. I for one did read the rules because they suggest it for your 1st introductory post. I was welcomed and complimented on my 28yrs as a guest. - Midasgold  633.3 #337 7:20PM
and if you read the date on these posts you would realize this is from six months ago and that the rules of the lounge have change since then. thanks for reading them though. - nicoleface  1752.7 #101 10:46PM
@Midasgold If I may make a suggestion, you may want to just pause a moment before posting or maybe just read through the lounge some because you are coming across in a way that you may not realize is not positive. Just a helpful suggestion. - Cinderella_Schnooks  3403.5 #45 10:58PM
A pleasant reminder - thank you :) I know that I have other apps (Instagram, Facebook occasionally) that I can spam with non-live photos (and I do, frequently) and photos of things not Disney related (shocker I know, lol). I know we all love to share with THIS family, because we really are something special - but somethings are better left off MW :) xo - Lola027  452.7 #508 11:40PM
πŸ’’πŸ‘ŠπŸ’’ - misschurro...  7444.9 #12 2:04PM
HALLELUJAH!!!!! Just practicing for candlelight. Don't mind me. And I'm also not saying I follow these rules perfectly either. Always a good reminder! 😊 - Cinderella_Schnooks  3403.5 #45 2:08PM
thanks churro! - secretagentangel  6908.8 #17 2:13PM
I saw that. - friendlymouse  728.0 #281 2:14PM
Volcom, saa - misschurro...  7444.9 #12 2:18PM
but how do we nicely say, hey 8 photos of _______ are too much, the best I can see is please do a collage or something. I try not to post more than four, but if it is a special occasion (like johhny depp, heehee) there can be more. I think the bottom line is what my teacher used to yell "COMMON SENSE, PEOPLE" every time we did not use our brains. If your brain says maybe not, then maybe not. very tricky, because with photos, some people can get intimidated too to not post when they see so many great ones. we need a happy balance. Thanks for the bump by the way. - secretagentangel  6908.8 #17 2:35PM
I agree. I like to post a lot in the park when we visit, but we live in Washington and are not there everyday. It gets frustrating when others who are at the parks everyday bump others pics with their 10,000 pics. Use some common sense. We enjoy the pics but we do want others to see the ones we share too. - dimplesdanie  1236.9 #147 2:52PM
Unfortunately not everyone has common sense - Bambi.  605.0 #355 2:57PM
Very true Bambi. πŸ˜ƒ - dimplesdanie  1236.9 #147 4:20PM
Common sense has unfortunately become all too uncommon! - MeridaFan  4244.1 #37 4:40PM
Why do we say common sense when it is so uncommon? - GrumpyPirateDad  1951.3 #94 12:00AM
Okay, lets call it uncommon sense, only for those intelligent and crazy enough to have it!!!:D - secretagentangel  6908.8 #17 12:13AM
Great reminder!! Thank you! - Armenda  1173.6 #161 11:26PM
If you really feel the need to post something not MW or Disney related, mousetopia is a great place to share with your friends. :) - Armenda  1173.6 #161 11:43PM
I think you just do it for the money. - Mouse4life  1681.4 #105 6:03PM
Thank you! The Lounge is so much more pleasant when people can follow the simple rule Admin has set up. - dimplesdanie  1236.9 #147 2:24PM
I just want to let y'all know that I'm happy just to be here in the company of such fine folks. - LeftyLightning  449.0 #512 2:40PM
You can make a post about it, but do not include a googled pic or one that has nothing to do with it, like, say, 7 churros next to a DoleWhip . πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚XD x3 - misschurro...  7444.9 #12 2:58PM
Oh the good old 101 class days πŸ˜‰ - Sweet_Irish_Cream  4409.5 #35 9:08PM
A much needed, friendly reminder! Thank you! - sleepyhead_CM  596.5 #359 11:41PM
Well said! Thank you!!! - Boundin  792.3 #244 12:31AM
No kidding! πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚ - bluefairy  643.8 #329 1:51AM
Thank uou for bring back MW 101!! You're awesome SIC! - MousekaNinja  422.4 #550 3:04AM
This was really needed, thank you!! 😊 - Linzee  1383.2 #136 3:40AM
Thank you SIC! - DisneyVacationLover  506.1 #444 5:50AM
πŸ‘πŸ˜ƒ - Spoonful_O_Sugar  632.2 #339 6:25AM
Jump - E-Ticket  1476.5 #120 7:18AM
🎢Kris Kross will make you🎢 - ScooterMike  1963.0 #92 7:30AM
πŸ˜‚ - Sweet_Irish_Cream  4409.5 #35 10:23AM
This has been a long time coming. It seemed that once the holidays began there was a free for all with non-Disney related pics which started with Halloween house decorations and it went from there. Thank you for reeling this in. - MickeyFan  1205.7 #153 7:29AM
I would like to point out that MrsStrawberry posted a fairly lengthy and thorough plea to adhere to the FAQ guidelines on this. This was posted about 2 weeks ago. - MickeyFan  1205.7 #153 7:58AM
It probably didn't have a picture, therefore missed and pushed down the line by photo spam - cesium55  531.8 #416 9:53AM
With GOOD reason - cesium55  531.8 #416 6:03PM
Well done and thank you! Now if only we had something on bumping old posts that the questions had already been answered. Although we should definitely make exceptions for madsdad and DV old posts. πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚ - Cinderella_Schnooks  3403.5 #45 7:48AM
lol - VfxGenie  1556.7 #116 10:01PM
I feel like this needs to be the 1st post of the lounge all day today πŸ˜‰ - PirateQueenBriezy  330.9 #775 8:16AM
Thank you! 😘 - Sweet_Irish_Cream  4409.5 #35 10:24AM
great reminder! - OhanaPhoto  6454.6 #21 8:46AM
Amen. And hallelujah! - kristian  2004.9 #89 9:04AM
Thank you!! I can't believe what a mess a few people have been making of the lounge lately. - DisneyFanZoe  1249.3 #144 9:10AM
Thanks SIC, I've been cutting and pasting this the last few weeks too. So many newbies thinking MW is FB and not reading Rules-Faqs. Thanks again. - splashphotoCM  885.6 #213 9:15AM
Unfortunately it's not just the newbies - cesium55  531.8 #416 9:55AM
πŸ‘†Very true! ...And thanks for the effort SPCM! 😊 - Sweet_Irish_Cream  4409.5 #35 10:25AM
😊😊 - MinnieMousewife  916.7 #207 9:44AM
Thank you for your great information. I have been reading MouseWait 101 and have learned so much about this app. - DLandDan  198.4 #2066 9:56AM
Aw, thank you! That means a lot! 😊 : ) - Sweet_Irish_Cream  4409.5 #35 10:26AM
Why hasn't this made best post of the day yet? But a "throwback Thursday" picture has??? - MousekaNinja  422.4 #550 11:26AM
I guess not enough people like it when you lay down the law! 😏 - Sweet_Irish_Cream  4409.5 #35 11:28AM
You read my mind! - ElectricMayhemMom  1631.0 #109 11:31AM
I wish I could thank your post twice, but it doesn't work like that. - MousekaNinja  422.4 #550 11:33AM
Thank you! 😘 - Sweet_Irish_Cream  4409.5 #35 11:40AM
This was also posted yesterday and I believe that Best of the Day resets at midnight. - LilSterner  5828.4 #23 12:35PM
Maybe I'm not understanding, does this mean that Throwback Thursday photos are no longer permitted? - NotNKansasAnymor  283.8 #1073 11:34AM
They are generally frowned upon because they are not live. - MousekaNinja  422.4 #550 11:36AM
No, there is nothing in the Rules about retro Disneyland pics. 😊 A lot of people really like seeing them. - Sweet_Irish_Cream  4409.5 #35 11:37AM
I suppose personally I would rather see tbt photos from inside the parks than any more nail photos. 😝 - MousekaNinja  422.4 #550 11:42AM
MSG you put it better, more along the lines of what I was thinking. Thank you. I stand corrected. - MousekaNinja  422.4 #550 11:44AM
Ok, I think that's where the confusion was. Since the FAQs say that photos posted in the lounge should be live. So as I understand it now...photos should be live UNLESS it is a Throwback Thursday photo posted on Thursday? Correct? - NotNKansasAnymor  283.8 #1073 11:51AM
But are you allergic to MSGBTMBF? - MissMolly  1386.7 #134 11:52AM
*MrsStrawberry I will no longer refer to you by using your acronym. πŸ˜ƒ - MousekaNinja  422.4 #550 12:04PM
Throwback Thursday has made MW more like Instagram and FB. Especially when the throwback was from last week - cesium55  531.8 #416 12:41PM
Also, on occasion, admin has called up a "retro day" in the lounge. Those are the best time to post the authentic retro pics from your personal stash. - bluefairy  643.8 #329 4:52PM
Aaaaand...throwback or retro doesn't mean last week or last month, maybe not even last year. Lets have some standards, people! πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚ - bluefairy  643.8 #329 4:53PM
^^ Agree 100%.. don't be redic! - MickeyFan  1205.7 #153 5:00PM
Standards! I love standards! - cesium55  531.8 #416 6:07PM
I like the throw back pictures and they are of the parks so it's cool too see them  - ajay87  157.0 #2669 9:02PM
******No LilSterner, NO! Do not ban throwback Thursday! I love to see old classic pics of Disneyland! - MadameLeota  4589.7 #32 12:59PM
I don't mind seeing old pics of what DL and DCA used to look like. I know I've one through my old pics and reminisced, but I don't think that people need to search for a pic just to post for "throwback Thursday" which was started as an Instagram thing anyway. But that's just my opinion. - LilSterner  5828.4 #23 3:18PM
As there are some who STILL are not getting this... I'm bumping this post. You're welcome! - MickeyFan  1205.7 #153 5:25PM
I really hate lounge police - Deltachiq  1244.3 #146 5:40PM
Wowzers. Without lounge police they'll all get up. It'll be anarchy. - cesium55  531.8 #416 5:58PM
After today I'm going back to sticking my head back in the sand and "turning a blind eye" to rule breaking, as one poor app review stated. Today, no mercy. - MickeyFan  1205.7 #153 6:19PM
If anyone thinks I do these for my own benefit, you are GREATLY mistaken! These are meant to be helpful tips and reminders on how to use MW, and are supported by Admin. - Sweet_Irish_Cream  4409.5 #35 6:00PM
I don't think you do these for your own benefit, just putting my two cents in. I think that people are way too quick to judge new posters here, that's all. Thank you for taking your time to do this. - lizzie2thelou  49.9 #4930 6:01PM
I used to like turkey legs but then I stop. - VfxGenie  1556.7 #116 6:04PM
πŸ‘ŠπŸ’’ - MEHlanie_Mouse  1117.3 #171 8:18PM
There is a reason why our high school and college English teachers drilled MLA format and documentation into our heads, lol: it's necessary in the real world to cite your sources! And there can be serious consequences for not doing so. The photos with irrelevant captions crack me up, too πŸ˜‚ - Spoonful_O_Sugar  632.2 #339 9:19PM
I like the googled "memes" accompanied by pictures of words the most. πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚ - bluefairy  643.8 #329 9:51PM
Thank you!!!!! Refresher MUCH needed πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚ - MissMolly  1386.7 #134 3:10PM
For you especially, rule breaker. - friendlymouse  728.0 #281 3:12PM
hahahahahahahahah! - secretagentangel  6908.8 #17 3:17PM
Yay for who ever bumped this! It was much much needed refresher course! - CourtyAstroBlisters  808.0 #237 3:19PM
Moi - misschurro...  7444.9 #12 3:20PM
InspectorCAB ready to investigate any spamming, malcontents, and all trolls that need to go to the dudgeon!!! some days I think you will have your work cut out for you!!:D - secretagentangel  6908.8 #17 3:22PM
πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚ I may need to change my name back. I'm not sure I'm ready for all that! - CourtyAstroBlisters  808.0 #237 3:37PM
Yeah, she's got a wedding to prepare for! That's a lot of pressure! πŸ˜‚ - MeridaFan  4244.1 #37 4:41PM
Oops I broke a rule without even realizing it! 😳 I posted my Disney theme painted nails I see now tho it says refrain from posting pics of finger nails 😱 my bad ..I'm guilty of this - mickeyat78  2086.7 #79 3:19PM
Do you have a cat dressed as Vader? Enough said. LOL πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚ - Cinderella_Schnooks  3403.5 #45 3:39PM
Lol MrsSchnooks - mickeyat78  2086.7 #79 4:07PM
Just a newbie question: What is the difference between Disneyland Talk Land and Disneyland Real Time? - #1DisneyDad  262.9 #1280 3:26PM
DRT Is supposed to be actual live pictures from the parks. However everybody's MW defaults to Disneyland talk. So a lot of people don't change where the post is going. - Cinderella_Schnooks  3403.5 #45 3:29PM
Fisney talk is for anything Disney related. Real Time is for posting pics/ news at parks - misschurro...  7444.9 #12 3:29PM
*Disney, not Fisney πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚ - misschurro...  7444.9 #12 3:29PM
you can change your default page on your profile page, if you are going to be in the parks, put it on DRT, otherwise pick the page you want. - secretagentangel  6908.8 #17 3:33PM
Ohhh Fisney Schmisney! - sleepyhead_CM  596.5 #359 3:39PM
I tried to reply to my original comment, but instead managed to post a new comment. - #1DisneyDad  262.9 #1280 3:53PM
I have been posting pictures from a recent trip (that I took) to DL Talk--taking care not post them to DL Real-Time. However, the FAQ's *do* say that DL Talk pictures "should primarily be live pictures from the Disneyland Resort". My take on it was that this (how I was doing it) was fine, but that say taking a picture of a Mickey Mouse T-shirt in a department store was not. Am I wrong here? - #1DisneyDad  262.9 #1280 3:49PM
MouseWait has always been about live pics, it's not an Instagram or Facebook so 'not live' pics should be done in moderation as to not bury the live pics. Most just post live pics in DL Talk as the line between live and talk is blurred. Yes, birthday cakes, Mickey shaped Target stuff should be in The Hub which is another chat part of the lounge. - Linzee  1383.2 #136 3:56PM
You are right. Here's a way to describe it, from most appropriate, to least: 1. Live pic from park 2. Non-live pic, but still in park 3. Non-live Disney shirt in department store 4. Hidden Mickey made of cheerios in your cereal bowl. :) - Alicewhoareyou  2724.2 #55 3:58PM
I've always gone by what if everyone posted whatever I was posting rule. If I'm posting live or semi live, and everyone else was, than that would be exactly what the app is for. If I'm posting pic of my trip to target where I saw mickey or my hidden mickey in my lemon, and then everyone else did too, then the lounge would be full of non live and really non helpful pics. that's why I mostly stick to live. - madsdad  1868.2 #98 4:03PM
Also, kudos to VeganDisneyDad for asking and being so open to feedback! - Alicewhoareyou  2724.2 #55 4:28PM
Agreed Alice! - misschurro...  7444.9 #12 4:37PM
Except that the hidden Mickey's in Cheerios are expressly forbidden. So that should not be posted at all! - MeridaFan  4244.1 #37 4:43PM
Yes, maybe I provided a bad example. lol. How about the hidden poohs in the M&F parking structure? - Alicewhoareyou  2724.2 #55 4:44PM
...or the water droplets from your shower curtain? - Alicewhoareyou  2724.2 #55 4:46PM
While I get the spirit of the original thread comment, I would also like to point out that some of the most stunning pics on DL Talk aren't strictly live either (as it takes time to process them). Despite this, I love seeing them and sure hope that they continue. - #1DisneyDad  262.9 #1280 7:46PM
I don't get a couple of things and have been here for a while and made a few posts. When you view the hub or Disneyland talk or live many of the same posts are on each section. So if you post something on the hub if might also show on Disneyland talk? Oh and I have posted a couple of Throwback Thursday things and didn't realized that they weren't suppose to be done on MW but they have received the most attention then my other posts - Goofytom  2765.3 #54 4:28PM
Every post gets fed to the hub from DL Talk or DL Live :) - misschurro...  7444.9 #12 4:31PM
And Events - misschurro...  7444.9 #12 4:31PM
I don't think throwback stuff is against the rules,and it seems that people really enjoy them. I especially enjoy the ones where I learn something new about Disney history. When you are in the hub you can see all the lands, or if you just want to see Disney only stuff you can be in dl talk, or if you only want to see live pics you can go to real time land. Today real time land is also black pearl land which is exceptionally pleasing to me. - madsdad  1868.2 #98 4:31PM
DL Talk and Real-time automatically feed into The Hub so some posts can be found in multiple lands. As for "Throwback Thursday" it has been accepted in the past (but I haven't been on for a couple of weeks so maybe people have changed their minds). - LilSterner  5828.4 #23 4:32PM
The hub is all posts together. - cynDOLEwhip  1175.7 #159 4:32PM
DL Live feeds into DL Talk, all lands feed into The Hub. We like retro pics. - Linzee  1383.2 #136 4:32PM
As for Throwback Thursday ou might be referencing my comment above. Just because I don't like how every Thursday people were posting pics from one year (or even a few weeks prior) doesn't mean that others don't. People do like retro pics. - LilSterner  5828.4 #23 4:36PM
TBT/ retro equals a time when we cannot believe we actually wore that stuff. πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚ - misschurro...  7444.9 #12 4:39PM
So is it okay if I post a TBT pic 2 or 3 times a month if they are like my other TBT posts, the really old ones from the 60's or 70's? I don't ever want to annoy anyone. πŸ’– - adisneyfamily  1004.0 #194 4:49PM
Oh ADF-- yours are AMAZING!!!!!! We love yours. - misschurro...  7444.9 #12 4:51PM
πŸ’—πŸ’—πŸ’—πŸ’—πŸ’—πŸ’— - misschurro...  7444.9 #12 4:51PM
Oh thank-you HMACIF!!! I appreciate that!! πŸ’–πŸ’–πŸ’– I love to share but only if its appropriate! - adisneyfamily  1004.0 #194 4:54PM
Oh it's appropriate and cool and great and yay! Makes me wanna slip back in time and wear a poncho with you! 😘 - misschurro...  7444.9 #12 5:10PM
*pulls out bucket list and pen...writes* MUST go to DL with HMACIF wearing our ponchos and skipping down Main Street to go get churros!!! πŸ’–πŸ’–πŸ’– OH, it's gonna happen!! - adisneyfamily  1004.0 #194 5:49PM
Ok makes sense now. Hope you all don't think it was a stupid question. My posts have been Disney related so guess I've been posting in the right spot. Thanks! - Goofytom  2765.3 #54 5:01PM
Not stupid at all :) *hands you a churro* - misschurro...  7444.9 #12 5:08PM
Not at all! Great question! - Cinderella_Schnooks  3403.5 #45 5:08PM
Well said and thank you SIC for all you do for MW. Every once In a while, folks need to be reminded. No bad intentions here just reminder. - NascarDave  323.8 #817 6:09PM
I think the heat has gotten to everyone today ..... Geez what makes this lounge so good is the "freedom" to be open about the one thing we all love , Disney ! As long as no profanity or inappropriate pics etc I say don't try and control the excitement let it happen 😎 - polo33  80.3 #4034 8:01PM
Coming from the guy who posted a picture of a camel on a Wednesday and asked us to guess what day it is. LOLπŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚ Wow. - Cinderella_Schnooks  3403.5 #45 8:16PM
Technically isn't this post/photo violating MW policy? Besides it's blowing my "live" feed fix (before you jump down my throat, I kid . . . Mostly). - dizneedude  1579.8 #114 8:19PM
The MW101 posts were made a long time ago. I would say they're kind of grandfathered in to not apply to the new policy? - MEHlanie_Mouse  1117.3 #171 8:25PM
No. I used to do MW helps, there are 20 something. This is an old post. - Sweet_Irish_Cream  4409.5 #35 8:26PM
And a long time as in before the rules were changed πŸ˜‚ - MEHlanie_Mouse  1117.3 #171 8:26PM
In all honesty SIC is in charge per Admin to do MW 101. Right now the lounge is in dire need of a reminder if what is ok to post. I know you are joking but if you didn't know I wanted to explain it a little more. 😊 That is why this is here. - Cinderella_Schnooks  3403.5 #45 8:27PM
The lounge is even more wound tight these days than they used to be, so these would be beyond pointless now. No listens to good advise πŸ˜‚ - Sweet_Irish_Cream  4409.5 #35 8:28PM
Has nothing to do with "new rules" - Sweet_Irish_Cream  4409.5 #35 8:34PM
My brain hurts. - BellesLibrary  418.5 #556 8:20PM
Yup - dizneedude   1579.8 #114 8:21PM
You can remove post :) - misschurro...  7444.9 #12 8:22PM
Lol true hmacif! Good point :) - BellesLibrary  418.5 #556 8:31PM
Churros are heroes too - GrumpyPirateDad  1951.3 #94 8:53PM
Teehee Grumpy :) - misschurro...  7444.9 #12 8:55PM
just a thank you again to sweet_irish_cream, you are awesome, and doing these are timeless, even with people finding their own personal reason to not take the great advice. Anyone who is trying to help out the community, new people and veterans, is wonderful in my book. If I ever see you at the parks I will buy you a snow cone!!!(Sorry, I have snowcones on the brain)!! - secretagentangel  6908.8 #17 10:20PM
Very nessesary bump! - DisneyDoorite  359.1 #673 10:42PM
Agreed!! πŸ’– - adisneyfamily  1004.0 #194 11:55PM
It kind of sad opening up this thread and seeing veteran users who don't post much or aren't on MW anymore. We miss you! - HasAnyoneSeenMyGlassSlipper  690.9 #302 10:38PM
It's the circle of life, Simba - misschurro...  7444.9 #12 10:39PM
And it moves us all :-) - uscdisneyteacher  8479.2 #10 10:46PM
Eh, some come back around. It loses that "new app smell" for a while but we're still a family. - cynDOLEwhip  1175.7 #159 10:59PM
Now lets all hug and make-up! 😊 - dumbbunny  627.2 #342 11:14PM
I don't want to. I want to break the rules and crack jokes at someone else's expense. Nah, never mind. I'll hug - phillip...  1367.5 #137 11:18PM
Well, yes and no. See the Ghostbuster's theme song is in my head right now. 😀 - Cinderella_Schnooks  3403.5 #45 11:22PM
Come on people, I'm at 8% on my iPad so lets make them count! πŸ˜‚ - dumbbunny  627.2 #342 11:24PM
Ahaha, I'm at 5! Hurrry! πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚ - MissMolly  1386.7 #134 11:25PM
You better charge up bunny cuz RAK is coming, hubby's leaving and juice is going to be broken into. - Cinderella_Schnooks  3403.5 #45 11:26PM
Oh man, lets brake out the chargers MissMolly. Lol - dumbbunny  627.2 #342 11:32PM
I'm at 11%, I can hold off on the hug for a little while longer - phillip...  1367.5 #137 11:36PM
I'm at 98%!!!! - Cinderella_Schnooks  3403.5 #45 11:40PM
I will not hug nor make up until the 51st anniversary is recognized!!! It's just as special as the 50th!! - sleepyhead_CM  596.5 #359 11:44PM
Dang it, I got my charger and took my pain med...I'm good to go. - dumbbunny  627.2 #342 11:46PM
@sleepyhead Did you see his comment was removed but kind enough to post on NicoleFaces comment from 6 months ago. I put in a few gentle words. - Cinderella_Schnooks  3403.5 #45 11:48PM
Where, where? Haha, I'm up to 15%! That's good for another 20 mins or so! - MissMolly  1386.7 #134 11:58PM
Down to 5% and my face paint post just got bumped. It's gonna be a long night. Where's my charger? - phillip...  1367.5 #137 12:00AM
I can't find the charger for my charger! This is a problem... - MissMolly  1386.7 #134 12:02AM
Ahhh Anarchy!!! - dumbbunny  627.2 #342 12:18AM
Oh man you guys are cracking me up tonight! - NellTinkerBell  322.8 #826 12:21AM
Bumping this.  It seems like lately there are things being posted in DL Talk that should really go into the hub.  I hate to see live pictures get buried so quickly. - AZDisney  610.4 #349 10:00AM
Newbies are all very confused now πŸ˜‚ - Linzee  1383.2 #136 10:20AM
So are we not allowed to do DL TBT anymore? It seems legit throwbacks of the park are enjoyed by MWers, although I think the idea of "throwback" isn't quite understood by some. I Just want to make sure I understand the rules correctly. - apesandmonkeys  6523.5 #20 10:29AM
Without reading the entire thread. Was there a no TBT FBF reference? - E-Ticket  1476.5 #120 10:38AM
Technically, they should go into the Hub.  DL Real time is for live pictures.  I have been guilty too for the TBT in the wrong land.  But post them to the Hub.  I made the Hub my primary land and you see everything.  If I just want to see real time I can go to that land.  It just makes it easy to sort and helps keep live pictures from being buried so quickly. - AZDisney  610.4 #349 10:42AM
E-Ticket yes.  Under LilSterner's reply. - AZDisney  610.4 #349 10:44AM
Okay found some. I think using #TBT and #FBF will allow people to scroll past if they want to and it harder to scroll posts that are not live and people just posting pictures when none is needed.  Lastly some of us can not post live and next day and week want to share. Disneyland talk land is perfect for that.  Disneyland live is perfect for live pictures.  Also since I am at home more than in the parks I love almost everything posted - E-Ticket  1476.5 #120 10:47AM
I only saw that someone asked that it be done away with. I've only posted in DL talk land, not the DL live option, but will post throwbacks in the hub from now on, no biggie 😊 I think with all the hype of people posting throwback pics, though, a bit more definition of what "throwback" means is necessary: it's meant to reflect a considerable amount of time lapsed. 😎 - apesandmonkeys  6523.5 #20 10:48AM
We all love the way way throwback pictures, like the ones from before I was born kind! The ones that spam the lounge are the ones "tbt from last week, last month, etc" before the the trend throwback Thursday Admin plan days called "retro days" where the lounge was allowed to post those kind if pictures all day long which was quite fun  - sleepyhead_CM  596.5 #359 10:48AM
And to add to E-Ticket last post, thank you for adding that bit on posting pics a few days later. Sometimes it isn't always feasible to post live pics, so DL talk land is great for that.  - apesandmonkeys  6523.5 #20 10:53AM
sleepyhead Exactly! I appreciate everyone's contributions, but when people are calling last week/month/year's pics throwbacks, they are misunderstanding the "retro" emphasis that Throwback is meant to incorporate. 😎 - apesandmonkeys  6523.5 #20 10:56AM
I love seeing true TBT pictures, and DL Talk is probably the true place for it.  My main reason for bumping is to remind that art work etc belong in the hub. - AZDisney  610.4 #349 10:58AM
Agreed sleepyhead! - adisneyfamily  1004.0 #194 10:59AM
Thank you AZDisney for the update and all is duly noted 😎, especially since I enjoy posting retro pics  - apesandmonkeys  6523.5 #20 11:03AM
AZDisney oh I know what you mean with the artwork. There was a time I called the art work lounge there was too much!! And I flag posts and say they belong to the hub, but alas one flag does not do enough - sleepyhead_CM  596.5 #359 11:06AM
I hope everyone reads the comment that Not Every Post Needs A Picture - sleepyhead_CM  596.5 #359 10:54AM
I really wish I could reply with a picture lol jk - BeatleMike  635.6 #335 11:08AM
Yes!!  - apesandmonkeys  6523.5 #20 11:10AM
BeatleMike, you are now BLOCKED!!! πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚ - sleepyhead_CM  596.5 #359 11:17AM
Pics of the same people can get a little boring. In fact, posts on this App seems repetitive. 🌺 - 808luvdisney  7.8 #13609 11:12AM
Then use the Remove Post option. Boom, problem solved.  - Atora  2702.2 #56 11:46AM
Can't we all just get along ????Hehehehehehe Gosh!!! - Fantasmicfan1  4706.0 #30 11:36AM
I didn't know we weren't getting along. - AZDisney  610.4 #349 11:39AM
ajay87 this post is old! Second it is generally frowned upon to post a picture of a tree in Utah with no Disney affiliation on here. That's what Facebook is for. And lastly is it really that hard to follow the rules admin has laid out for us?  - goofydad909  1997.1 #90 9:52PM
This needs to be on here permanently!!  - goofydad909  1997.1 #90 7:18PM
So I could be permanently confused?. lol. Someday you can explain all of this to me in person. Until then, is posting allowed? It's all Wilson's fault! - MickeyLumboCM  1358.8 #138 9:23PM

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1. DisneyMakesMeSmile
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2. Goofytom
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3. teapotsandteacups
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4. sheridanrabbit
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5. DisneyMom13
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Yay @@Moog!!!! So great!  πŸ˜ - valj84DisneyDeppAddict  304.7 #926 6:28PM
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A major compliment from someone who hands me my you know what every game, @@otilegna 😜!!! - Moog  96.6 #3718 8:05PM
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Any tips on how to keep a game going?  Seems like the past few times I've played Random the other person stops playing and I can't finish the game.  :( - azbellatink  246.3 #1448 12:47AM
Invite  people  to play in the to 10 for the week. We don't  all play everyday but you'll  get your game finished.  - richiii3  1573.7 #115 10:45PM
Yay I made the list!!!!!!  - DayDreamsOfDisneyland  153.1 #2727 7:02PM
 YOU!!! Having fun playing!! - DisneyMom13  317.7 #849 5:01PM
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Big Thunder Ranch and Barbecue CLOSED permanently
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Were visiting during the diamond celebration.  I'm so excited because all of our favorite rides will be open! - Dsc1983  20.3 #7549 10:53PM
Awesome! Can't wait! - PrincessDaisy_FU2Rcm  350.7 #702 8:33AM
Any idea when Autotopia will re-open?  - CentralCoastAuntVon  105.7 #3573 9:51PM
hopefully never - Dave   13820.4 #4 9:27PM
Bully - secretagentangel  6908.8 #17 1:57PM
My Kids enjoy Autopia - E-Ticket  1476.5 #120 8:29PM
Haha we do enjoy Autopia also!! My niece is very concerned about all the construction going on but knows it will be much better!  - CentralCoastAuntVon  105.7 #3573 1:17PM
Dave be nice!!! My sister is mentally handicapped and only loves autotopia and teacups... But the fumes make her faint. lol! Dave I hear you!  - verofern  138.6 #2977 1:56AM
Will Indiana jones reopen on the 3 or will it reopen on the 4 - Disneylandgirl1955  45.3 #5127 5:52AM
It was open today - AngieC  238.3 #1547 10:58PM

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  683.3 #307 11:41PM

MouseWait COUNTDOWN for iOS is here! Countdown the days to your next Disneyland or Disney World trip with our images OR your pics! Your Countdown also displays on Apple Watch and is beautiful on iPhone 6 screens. Secure the discounted launch price for a limited time.

I have the countdown and I love it! - tree320  0.6 #0 9:26AM
Just got it! - Dizkid  496.6 #455 12:29PM
I need to get this  - MisSingAlong  99.5 #0 1:11AM
Doesn't everyone have a countdown clock on the top of one of their pinball machines?  Unfortunately mine is blank because our DL trip was weeks ago :( - awhittle  0.0 #127707 10:15AM
That just means it's time to start planning! πŸ˜€ - AngiMouse  114.8 #3405 1:02PM
Ours is blank too with no plans anytime soon. That's why I come to β˜ΊοΈβ˜ΊοΈβ˜ΊοΈ - DisneyMom13  317.7 #849 7:30PM
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What percentage saving are we looking at for being MouseWaiters? Is it better than a AAA discount.  - MoChuck  159.1 #2632 3:57PM
Hi @@@@@@Admin I filled out the form for 2/28 at Hojo and haven't seen any Credits. I also sent you a Support Ticket last week. Would you please look into this? As always, Thanks  @@@@@@Admin - Winnie111286  18250.0 #3 10:50PM
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Here are the upcoming MouseWait Events. You can post your event on mobile here, and on the web here. Thanks!

1. #MWMEETUP ONE LAST TIME
Aug 06, 2016 12:00pm

MouseWait Meetups 2016
what is happening for one last time on aug 6? - MsTikiMermadam  1328.9 #139 12:31AM
It was January 8 I think but I left it as I think it's funnyπŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚ I'll have to delete it😭😭 - secretagentangel  6908.8 #17 7:55PM
ok,  last time for btr....  πŸ˜Ή - MsTikiMermadam  1328.9 #139 6:03AM
It looks like we need to get more official meet-ups happening in the parks.  πŸ˜„ - LaPearleNoir  2355.4 #71 9:38AM
I do one a week but we need more! We were saying last week to add an Astro blaster to Friday maybe? We could do a monorail or BRMRR sweeper tooπŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚Plus I'm trying to post a few ahead of time so people can plan. Next week the meetup we do for MW  had to be Friday again but hopefully Tuesday  the next week! We have two very cool ones coming up next month! It's a secret😎😎😎😎 - secretagentangel  6908.8 #17 9:47PM
Your Tuesday night meet up is great but I'm just remembering all the meetups we used to have.  I wonder what the meet ups are next month..... I'll be there with my  - LaPearleNoir  2355.4 #71 10:30PM
i keep ending up with tues classes,  and missing the tues meetups.  so glad i have made a few of them! - MsTikiMermadam  1328.9 #139 6:05AM
I'll post the ones I know about, I'm switching some to weekends too. And maybe get a few others too! 😊 - secretagentangel  6908.8 #17 8:49PM
MWMeet ups are so cool!! We have a great host!! She bends over backwards to make everyone happy!!😁😁😁😁 we have the best times.. Looking forward to the DTD #meetups this summer when my pass is blocked !! - Fantasmicfan1  4706.0 #30 11:28PM
I'll second that! - redsoxcarlos  3336.1 #46 12:21AM
Now I have to do gymnastics?? I already owe Phillip a handstand photo.😳 I better practice! 😜😜 - secretagentangel  6908.8 #17 5:52PM
i hope to be in anaheim for a ballgame or two during the blockout.  maybe can do a meetup too! - MsTikiMermadam  1328.9 #139 11:28PM
@secretagentangel  you have someone  take a pix of you with your hands in he air,  then flip,it over......  instant handstand!  πŸ˜†πŸ˜… - MsTikiMermadam  1328.9 #139 11:30PM
Next #MWMEETUP is Friday, June 24 at 6pm at Rancho Zocalo, DL. I'll post shortly.   - secretagentangel  6908.8 #17 2:27PM
It looks like I can make this. *marks on calendar* - grumpypapa  7280.9 #15 9:33PM
I might make it. Hoping the heat isn't unbearable.  - Taunton  1459.7 #124 9:18AM

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  1152.2 #164 3:13PM
Got it! More than halfway thru it! It's a lot of fun!!!πŸ‘πŸ‘βœ¨βœ¨ - TinkerSchelle  2066.1 #82 10:53PM
Weeeeee - MommyandBash  430.5 #534 10:29PM
Just got a kindle so as soon as I figure out how to work it I'll be buying it. πŸ˜‰ - varela2892  64.2 #4429 2:38PM

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!


Our new Walt Disney World App for iOS is here! MagicSearch, upNEXT, new Lounge, and tons of other upgrades. Go get it here. You can see all of the new features and how tos here

thanks admin - Fantasmicfan1  4706.0 #30 9:42PM
  - jacdanfan  12152.5 #6 6:08AM
  - JediKitty  1190.2 #157 10:32PM
I miss the  - DisneyMom13  317.7 #849 1:34AM

Disneyland unFORECAST (BETA) is here! Top MouseWaiters giving you the rundown of what's happening at the Disneyland Resort. The unFORECAST now has its own page on the web www.unFORECAST.com

unFORECAST for the month of June 2016
Last month (May) seemed to be quieter than last year, probably because the 60th Celebration began last May, making last summer a lot busier. Looking back at MouseWait's Historical Crowd Index (available in our MagicPlan iOS Calendar), crowds averaged in the mid 80s (approx 85% capacity) for the first two weeks of June, then it quieted down in the last two weeks of the month. We are estimating smaller crowds than last summer because the 60th Celebration is over a year old, and there are still a lot of attractions being refurbished. To get a real-time look at crowd levels, check the MouseWait App for Crowd Index averages and wait times. Have a great week! - Admin Jun 3, 2016 12:07PM



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  643.2 #330 5:39PM
I agree. I think it has to do with most passes being blocked - PoohSizedGuy  20.6 #7485 11:53PM
Saturday's rule! One of the perks of a premium pass!  - snappy  442.1 #519 7:32AM
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  176.8 #2352 5:08AM
I second this. The info is great to have, but it's too long.  - 1HitchhikingGhost  288.1 #1031 5:04PM
6 of us going Sunday 11 6 year have use that annual pass - jmmm  0.6 #75906 12:12PM
Have Saturdays been less busy then Tuesdays or Wednesdays recently? - TiDoubleGuhErr  0.3 #88547 12:07AM

Here are the top 10 News Contributors:

1. BaseballMickey
7957.6

2. Stitch_Legacy
5143.16

3. RickChavez
3672.13

4. ScooterMike
1962.99

5. SPandEvLover
4771.72

6. caramiapoohluvsbb8
4485.49

7. DLKenCA
2852.4

8. IDVandalSkipperCM
2580.33

9. Dave
13820.4

10. LilSterner
5828.36



SEE TOP 50 NEWS CONTRIBUTORS

#Breaking news 🚨  This needs to be updated! - MadameLeota  4589.7 #32 3:40PM
Just a little...;) - ShariRenee  10364.7 #8 4:44PM
Okay, a little bit! Lol - MadameLeota  4589.7 #32 10:56PM

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  299.9 #0 2:46PM
Thank you LiveLaughLoveDisney! - Admin  5:59PM

Subscribe to the MouseWait Email NEWSletter for Disneyland and MouseWait news, and never miss an update! Register here for free.

Oh how we miss you MSEP... 😩😩😩 - DisneyBallers  57.1 #4636 10:05PM
what is MSEP? - markchop  90.2 #3835 9:35PM
Main Street Electrical Parade - sawman911  2849.6 #51 9:33AM
I miss the Electrical Parade.  My mom was actually covering a story about the Electrical Parade and got to ride in one of the vehicles.  - RetroDisneyPins2002  42.7 #5248 1:35PM
!!! - DisneyMom13  317.7 #849 7:43PM
!!!! That is soooo cool!!! - dizzneyfan  709.9 #289 8:06AM
Nice pic!πŸ“· - Stitchcrazy62622  22.6 #7161 10:18PM
Awesome!! - stanvoodoo  47.9 #5010 7:25PM

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

1. CobbPR
6910

2. uscdisneyteacher
6748

3. Winnie111286
6617

4. Dave
6164

5. misschurro...
6074

6. BaseballMickey
5994

7. pikarich
5604

8. Plumiegirl
5563

9. Duchess_SMK
5500

10. Stitch_Legacy
4717



SEE THE TOP 100

This list needs to be updated! Just saying😬 - MadameLeota  4589.7 #32 9:51PM
is this just a standing thing? Never changes? - DarthFairy  499.3 #452 8:06PM

What if Walt never dreamed of Disneyland? What would your life be like? What would the world be like? Get Book Two of the VOYAGEERS Saga - The Great Storyteller - on Amazon. Buy the Paperback and get the Kindle version FREE! 

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  7280.9 #15 8:38PM
Thank you for reading! - Admin  6:26PM
cant wait to read it - ebugsmama  19.6 #7707 10:32PM
  - teapotsandteacups  683.3 #307 10:17PM
- sunvalgifts  163.4 #2576 7:40AM


Hey I'm finally on this list πŸ˜„πŸ‘πŸŽ‰ - Sweet_Irish_Cream  4409.5 #35 10:39PM
Your always on the list!!! πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚list of what I don't know😝😝😝😝😝😝😝😝😝😝😝. Jk - Fantasmicfan1  4706.0 #30 12:34PM
Fantasmicfan1 I just read that in the voice of Rodney Dangerfield from Back to School! - KennyV  1231.4 #148 3:48PM
Love seeing everyone's pictures from Disneyland !! I know, we always have a good time :) - Lyssa2012  196.1 #2101 11:22PM
i am so glad i got to experience it,  but did not have to go thru it! - MsTikiMermadam  1328.9 #139 5:56AM
Thank you to all who post from the park!! Love seeing the park when I cannot be there. - snowgrey  8.0 #13356 2:49PM
Top of the list  - buzzgoneyear92  276.2 #1143 12:09AM

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
107300

2. jacdanfan
105000

3. teapotsandteacups
85000

4. iLOVELUCYnDISNEY
82000

5. leopardditz2000
80000

6. DisneyGrandma
65000

7. DarthFairy
58950

8. debbiev
55750

9. Melody_CM
55000

10. MinnieMyLove
46500

 

  Well done and congratulations.  Now I know how some people have so many stickers.  Keep up the good work:-) - beentoallbut1  926.5 #0 2:55AM
And they share - suzieq65  146.0 #2845 9:06PM
!!! And I thought working up to 73 credits was good lol - sunvalgifts  163.4 #2576 12:21PM
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  499.3 #452 7:43PM
!!! And I thought working up to 73 credits was good lol - sunvalgifts  163.4 #2576 12:21PM

Deadliest Cast Member Season One & Two + VOYAGEERS Multiplaner & Great Storyteller are both available to read on Kindle Unlimited! You can sign up for a free 30 day trial of Kindle Unlimited and read all four books at no charge! Go here to access the books on Amazon. Thanks for your support! 

We want more books - sctoaonk75  287.4 #1035 7:42PM
- MommyandBash  430.5 #534 4:52PM
We want more books - sctoaonk75  287.4 #1035 7:42PM
- sunvalgifts  163.4 #2576 12:55PM

Easily manage the social side of MouseWait for Disneyland and Disney World with our new mousetopia app for iOS. Post to the DL or WDW side, use your Stickers, and utilize our new MouseWait Messenger. Optimized for iOS 8 and the iPhone 6! See what's new here


Here are the Top 10 MouseWaiters of All-Time:

1. Coaster
21316

2. Melody_CM
19543.8

3. Winnie111286
18250

4. Dave
13820.4

5. Tom
12560.7

6. jacdanfan
12152.5

7. goofygal
11745.9

8. ShariRenee
10364.7

9. Plumiegirl
10330

10. uscdisneyteacher
8479.15


Such great people on this list, many who doSo much for the app. 😍😍 - secretagentangel  6908.8 #17 2:09PM
Yay! Thank you! - Song  2242.4 #74 8:50AM
Thanks for all of the  - ForeverNeverland  105.6 #3574 3:38PM
 Those are some   numbers.  - Ilovegoofy  70.5 #4253 4:22PM


 
MONTHLY OVERALL REAL-TIME LEADERBOARD

1. Melody_CM
1958.81

2. Fantasmicfan1
831.09

3. Coaster
708.17

4. Winnie111286
694.85

5. oiler2112
439.67

6. secretagentangel
407.22

7. grumpypapa
356.37

8. Goofytom
314.25

9. redsoxcarlos
292.02

10. Tom
255.83



SEE TOP 100 LEADERS

I love Disneyland! - Melody_CM  19543.8 #2 11:30PM
Me too - LaPearleNoir  2355.4 #71 1:11PM
Wow I've never made a list before. Thanks - disneybob49  875.5 #218 9:59AM
Yippeeeee!!!! I made the list!!!  - dizzneyfan  709.9 #289 7:17AM
Wow, top of the list:-) - beentoallbut1  926.5 #0 5:40AM


 
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
1958.13

2. Coaster
708.17

3. Fantasmicfan1
612.5

4. Winnie111286
566.47

5. oiler2112
439.57

6. secretagentangel
314.03

7. grumpypapa
269.43

8. Goofytom
268.47

9. Tom
255.6

10. redsoxcarlos
234.83

 

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  64.2 #4429 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  6908.8 #17 9:06PM
Half of my points are from wait times.  - Goofytom  2765.3 #54 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  771.6 #257 7:07AM
Pretty much all my points are from wait times  - kimo  245.1 #1463 6:54PM
Wow! I made it to the top ten! And while pushing a wheelchair this trip...  - Jathanis  382.1 #615 3:18PM
Good job!!   - Ilovegoofy  70.5 #4253 10:28AM
I think one of you were just ahead of me today.  Most of the rides had the right wait time posted so they didnt need updating. - sallen848  186.9 #2219 10:51PM
Go ahead and update it as admin needs them posted as current time as possible. You can have ten people with you inputting times themselves and it still helps the app! (As long as all are on their own account I should clarify)😍 thanks for doing wait times, it helps us all!! - secretagentangel  6908.8 #17 1:19PM

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  42.7 #5248 8:01AM
- CT4625  75.0 #4137 8:30PM
- sunvalgifts  163.4 #2576 12:25PM
 Cutest Plaid ever at your service! - Ilovegoofy  70.5 #4253 6:36PM

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  2765.3 #54 6:41PM
Yes, 1 question every 24 hrs was difficult to stick with.  - DisneyMom13  317.7 #849 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  317.7 #849 6:34PM
I will announce the December tournament date this week. - Admin 11:58PM
Can't wait! - sawman911  2849.6 #51 6:30PM
Still waiting. πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚ - MeridaFan  4244.1 #37 12:59PM
There should be a droid version of this. I. would love to play  - bryanjung1997  1.1 #68664 2:19PM
I end up deleting games while in progress due to opponents leaving me hanging FOR-EH-VER!!! - MommyandBash  430.5 #534 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  1573.7 #115 2:20PM

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