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Tom  
 8988.6 #5 (DL Qual #26

June 29, 2015 12:27 AM  The Hub
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Hope they feature it! It's a great pic! - SorcererD91  1703.3 #87 1:07AM
Thank You!!! 😱 They just asked me if its ok too!!! 😭😭😭😭😭😭 - caramiapoohAKAface  3833.0 #31 10:36AM
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Very nice! - palomine96  18.8 #7014 11:02PM
Nice picture!! - CandyApple210  1.9 #0 9:01AM

Tom  
 8988.6 #5 (DL Qual #26

June 28, 2015 9:57 AM  The Hub
Love the way the water droplets look. Goôd capture! 😊

That's awesome!  I love that we can see a log full of people at the bottom of this picture! - MeridaFan  3550.6 #36 7:18AM
Love the way the water droplets look. GoΓ΄d capture! 😊 - Tom  8988.6 #5 9:57AM
Very steady hand. Wonderful picture. Looks so cool, refreshing. It 90 here at 7:30 pm.   - suzieq65  39.5 #4945 7:35PM
Oh man I wish! - Poisen_Ivy  275.7 #1031 12:16AM

Tom  
 8988.6 #5 (DL Qual #26

June 28, 2015 10:10 AM  The Hub
I know there is at least a small chance of rain today. If it does happen, they move indoors like the waiting area for Great Moments With Lincoln. I have seen several characters in there with short wait lines when it's raining. 

I've also seen Alice & the Mad Hatter at the Hub in front of the Castle at around 10am during performances of the Disneyland Band and then at about 2pm they play musical chairs on Main Street (I think in front of Coke Corner, but I might be wrong about that location?!) Hopefully someone else will be able to clear it up for you. - Catski23  5.3 #0 9:16AM
You are correct - MelodyMouse  5505.9 #16 10:53AM
I always see them when I go. Some say you can ask city hall where and when.  If you have a chase card DCA has a chase meet n greet with free 5x7 - E-Ticket  1377.3 #111 10:17PM
After entering Disneyland at Mickey flower they have characters. Then all around flagpole and hub - E-Ticket  1377.3 #111 10:20PM
I have a Disney chase card. How do I sign up for the meet n greet? - gedi0614  21.8 #6527 1:20AM
@E-Ticket - gedi0614  21.8 #6527 1:21AM
gedi0614 The Disney Visa photo op is in DCA Hollywood area next to the Monster Inc. ride. You don't need to sign up but they do have certain hours you can take the picture. It's around 11am to 1pm. - CoachDisney  79.0 #3817 5:01AM
CoachDisney thank you. I have seen it a couple of times but I didn't know and of course I didn't ask. I will definitely keep my eyes open next time   - gedi0614  21.8 #6527 10:03AM
@gedi0614 as CoachDisney said but I believe it is 10:30 - 1:30. And if you have more than one card different numbers each card gets a free print. I usually get two. Characters have been Daisy Minnie and Stitch. Rotating.  During Frozen the moved it to another location so ask where. Pictures are usually available after 1/2-1 hr - E-Ticket  1377.3 #111 7:05PM
And, both times we have gone, we have seen Stormtroopers walking through Tomorrowland right by Star Tours. - dianeburns1998  46.1 #4665 11:13AM
Also, there are 3 to 4 Winnie the Pooh characters near the exit of Winnie the Pooh ride and Splash Mtn. Princess Tiana wanders around Haunted Mansion area. Also we always go by Snow White's wishing well to see if any characters are hanging out there. - brigeet  403.4 #516 9:41PM

Tom  
 8988.6 #5 (DL Qual #26

June 27, 2015 5:50 PM  The Hub
Like!

@thatgirljenn - luxkitty  2639.6 #44 3:57AM
😍😍😍😍😍😍😍 - thatgirljenn  1514.2 #100 3:59AM
Her man - Winnie111286  4102.6 #28 11:29AM
So cute - Dizkid  366.5 #580 10:09AM
The Man - Winnie111286  4102.6 #28 1:24PM
Love him! - DisneyPiratePrincess  202.2 #1886 10:48AM
Me too - Winnie111286  4102.6 #28 8:06PM
Like! - Tom  8988.6 #5 5:50PM
Love - Winnie111286  4102.6 #28 11:45AM

Tom  
 8988.6 #5 (DL Qual #26

June 26, 2015 9:38 PM  The Hub
Sorry for your loss DisneyGrandma. 😒

Our hearts are full to bursting and our eyes are filled with tears in appreciation for all of the love, caring prayers, and well wishes you all have sent our way. Β Thank you and may God Bless you all. 😘😘😘 - DisneyGrandma  861.8 #197 9:54PM
Prayers for all of you. - iteachdisney  194.7 #1988 8:17PM
my prayers and condolences are with you and your family.  - MaleficentCheshire  5.2 #0 9:05PM
I am so sorry to hear that.  My thoughts and prayers will surely be with you.   - snowwannab  728.9 #240 9:47PM

Tom  
 8988.6 #5 (DL Qual #26

June 26, 2015 9:41 PM  The Hub
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Tagged in: My MouseWait Story  
Aww, that's wonderful!  Happy MW Anniversary to you!!  πŸŽ‰πŸŽ‰πŸŽ‰πŸŽ‰βœ¨βœ¨βœ¨ - DisneyFanZoe  1217.9 #128 12:46AM
Thank you!! - 2BeignetOrNot2Beignet  1162.9 #136 11:15PM
- luxkitty  2639.6 #44 12:49AM
Thank you😘 - 2BeignetOrNot2Beignet  1162.9 #136 11:16PM
Awesome story, thank you for sharing! - Admin 8:43PM
Thank you ☺️...no really, thank you πŸ˜€ - 2BeignetOrNot2Beignet  1162.9 #136 9:02PM
- E-Ticket  1377.3 #111 9:22PM
Thank you!!!! - 2BeignetOrNot2Beignet  1162.9 #136 11:43PM

Tom  
 8988.6 #5 (DL Qual #26

June 23, 2015 7:02 PM  The Hub
Another terrific post D_SMK! πŸ˜ŠπŸ‘πŸ»

Tagged in: Disney History  
I rode the skyway and definitely miss it but I feel like there are more pressing things to refurb and bring back ::ahem ALL of tomorrowland lol:: I love the Tiki room!!!! but I do wish it was still a restaurant and I remember before Aladdins oasis too! As for the treehouse I have mixed feelings- Love Tarzan and I like the refresh/redo but I miss classic Disney. And there is not enough homage paid to Walts live action films in my opinion in either park. Swiss family Robinson was the last vestige to his his 100% live action movie Β legacy.Β Thank you Duchess!!! Ps that first pic of Walt is 😍 - missariel33  2094.6 #65 12:13PM
Oh and  - missariel33  2094.6 #65 12:14PM
hi missariel33! ::giggles:: I guess it wouldn't really fit into Tomorrowland if they brought back all the old attractions though would it? ☺️ But I too loved all of em! Wish there was more room on the property so that could add a "Yesterland" with all the retired attractions of the past! THAT would be amazing! I agree with you, classic Disney will always be my favorite but I understand their need to be fresh and current. 😊 Thank YOU for answering my questions! Aβž• for you too!! So glad you enjoyed the pics! 😘 I just noticed Disneyland Twitter used the same photo on their tweet a little bit ago. πŸ˜‰ - Duchess_SMK  6057.5 #15 12:23PM
Yes! Duchess_SMK New is great! Can't wait to see what tomorrowland is going to be like once they incorporate all of the star war sand marvel! So exciting😁😁 - missariel33  2094.6 #65 12:45PM
Yes I rode the sky Buckets  But really remember the ones that held 4 people. And going through Matterhorn. I do miss them the view was spectacular.  The Tiki room has great memories. Still does. The Tree house was special because I loved the movie. My knees won't climb Tarzan's anymore. Love the history.  Absolutely fascinating. Like your take. missariel33.  - suzieq65  39.5 #4945 2:44PM
missariel33 yes! Oh my goodness me too!!hope I get to see it before I move! 😭 - Duchess_SMK  6057.5 #15 6:59PM
@susieq65 hi! I miss them too! Thanks so much for answering my questions! Aβž• for you too! 😘 I'm with you on the knees. lol whenever my kiddos want to go up there I try and talk them out of it. 😁 Thanks so much for telling me you enjoyed the post! Means a lot to me! 😘 - Duchess_SMK  6057.5 #15 7:03PM
Always enjoyed the Sky Ride. I remember one night we took it over the Electric Parade; wish I had pictures. And always enjoy the Tiki Room; didn't know about the restaurant either. Favorite part was always the talking totems. And I remember the Tahitian Terrace. Think I've posted before about being scared of being dragged down to join the hula dancers.  😞 Β Another great post - you continue batting 1.000! - redsoxcarlos  1771.3 #80 7:24PM
  Oh wow! Bet that was an incredible view! ☁️☁️☁️ β˜οΈβ›…οΈ  The totems are SO entertaining! Teehee I hadn't heard the story about being afraid of the hula dancers. πŸ˜‚ Thanks for sharing! You are very kind! - Duchess_SMK  6057.5 #15 7:20AM
Love these posts. Thank you. - Winnie111286  4102.6 #28 11:16PM
Thank you ma'am! 😘 - Duchess_SMK  6057.5 #15 7:08AM
Thank you for the great start to my day! 😍😍 - DisneyDavidEMT  2280.4 #56 7:11AM
Awe! Thank you! Good morning Sir! - Duchess_SMK  6057.5 #15 7:23AM

Tom  
 8988.6 #5 (DL Qual #26

June 21, 2015 1:50 PM  The Hub
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That's neat! - 8kidsblessed  12.1 #0 1:30PM
Hey churro. Your at the parks Hope your having a great time and enjoying our warm weather - Goofytom  1160.3 #137 1:32PM
Hi Tom! Thanks! Warm and breezy 😍 - HandMeAChurroImmaFaint  5412.8 #17 1:34PM
Churro. How many days are you at the parks. Remember to enter accurate wait times and posts with quality content as it helps with MW ratings πŸ˜‚πŸ˜„πŸ˜‚πŸ˜œ - Goofytom  1160.3 #137 3:18PM
I've always wanted to say this - Goofytom  1160.3 #137 4:19PM
Lucky!!   - adisneyfamily  865.4 #196 6:33PM
Did anyone answer  - LaPearleNoir  1590.9 #97 6:40PM

Tom  
 8988.6 #5 (DL Qual #26

June 21, 2015 9:19 AM  The Hub
Nice pic Marsha!πŸ‘ŒπŸ»

I'm so happy I saw you!! Miss you girlie!!! 😘❀️ - caramiapoohAKAface  3833.0 #31 12:25AM
miss you too!! I miss our ventures through Disneyland  - MarshaMouse  4429.1 #23 12:34AM
Nice see you earlier tonight.  - RickChavez  3516.8 #37 1:05AM
It's been so long! Nice to see you too  - MarshaMouse  4429.1 #23 1:13AM
Great pic! - SorcererD91  1703.3 #87 10:08AM
Great shot. - MonorailLover1959  694.6 #256 11:45AM

Tom  
 8988.6 #5 (DL Qual #26

June 12, 2015 8:43 PM  The Hub

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- Tom  8988.6 #5 8:43PM
Looks like a little face!!!! - TinkerSchelle  1683.2 #91 10:27PM
I thought that too!  - secretagentangel  1699.1 #88 10:43PM
Face - E-Ticket  1377.3 #111 10:54PM
Gorgeous!!! - Melis  16.1 #0 10:52PM

Tom  
 8988.6 #5 (DL Qual #26

June 6, 2015 3:57 PM  The Hub
Either that or they walk on his lawn. If I was Vader and kids were walking on my lawn I'd be like, "Hey you kids! Get off of my lawn!" 😑

Either that or they walk on his lawn. If I was Vader and kids were walking on my lawn I'd be like, "Hey you kids! Get off of my lawn!" 😑 - Tom  8988.6 #5 3:57PM
"That kid next door's a meatball." ~ Mark Rumsfeld, The Burbs - Alicewhoareyou  1821.1 #79 4:27PM
This is an excellent photo. I'm always so moved by the little munchkins who take part in this.  - DarthTinkerbell  415.1 #495 4:36PM
Thank you, and me too! - Alicewhoareyou  1821.1 #79 4:46PM

Tom  
 8988.6 #5 (DL Qual #26

June 6, 2015 4:00 PM  The Hub
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- luxkitty  2639.6 #44 2:49PM
Happy Birthday - RobnHood  139.0 #2817 2:50PM
Happy Birthday, Jade! Such a beauty! 😘 - HandMeAChurroImmaFaint  5412.8 #17 9:11AM
- Plumiegirl  9014.3 #3 9:43AM

Tom  
 8988.6 #5 (DL Qual #26

June 6, 2015 3:59 PM  The Hub
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Your smile says it all!  - MarshaMouse  4429.1 #23 2:13PM
Thank you!  - JenGwen323  1695.2 #89 3:50PM
 (belated) 🍷 - CollegeDisneyKnowledgeGrad  1067.5 #3 3:15PM
    - MsTikiMermadam  336.2 #671 3:48AM
Happy birthday.  - ebugsmama  17.8 #7233 7:18AM

Tom  
 8988.6 #5 (DL Qual #26

June 4, 2015 7:52 PM  The Hub
Cute pic!

Tagged in: Characters  
Love this picture - tina7321  20.2 #6763 3:12PM
Dog meets dog - disneybob49  230.0 #1539 3:38PM
Love Pluto  - Pooh147856  270.0 #26 8:20PM
I love everything about this picture! 🐢 - PrincessAsh  214.2 #0 8:33PM

Tom  
 8988.6 #5 (DL Qual #26

May 31, 2015 12:36 PM  The Hub
Thanks everyone! I've been out of touch I guess 😜

too early - DLKenCA  2225.4 #60 11:38AM
It is Bats Weekend :-) - uscdisneyteacher  7533.5 #7 11:50AM
Thanks everyone! I've been out of touch I guess 😜 - Tom  8988.6 #5 12:36PM
Yes! I love Bats day! See you all soon. β€οΈπŸ’€ - MrsSke11ington  52.4 #4440 12:50PM

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Tom  
 8988.6 #5 (DL Qual #26

May 29, 2015 5:48 PM  The Hub
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https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1okoLvu-8UXyRqmDIomTwvlnv1gZ0J6v9mZjkvJr2TzU/viewform - Tom  8988.6 #5 5:48PM
thank you for the link - calme2  18.1 #171 6:56PM
You're welcome 😊 - Tom  8988.6 #5 8:36PM

Tom  
 8988.6 #5 (DL Qual #26

May 29, 2015 5:51 PM  The Hub
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- luxkitty  2639.6 #44 4:27PM
Welcome. Join on in!  - JenGwen323  1695.2 #89 4:34PM
     - MsTikiMermadam  336.2 #671 12:31PM
 Nice to meet you - tina7321  20.2 #6763 12:34PM

Tom  
 8988.6 #5 (DL Qual #26

May 28, 2015 8:07 PM  The Hub
The train stopping for the fireworks sounds really great! I would have loved to see that as described. Great post! QC!

Tagged in: Disney History  
I was one of those children that opened Small World.  I have posted that before, but that brought lots of memories back.  I met Walt, shook his hand and he spoke to each of us.  I didn't want to wash my hand, and I won't say how old I was, but very little!  It meant a lot even at that age I guess?  My voice is also on the 45 that we made with the Sherman Brothers in a studio that was sold at the parks.  I believe the 45 says it was recorded by a children's choir, which was us.  We were the International Children's Choir from Long Beach.  I was a soloist when we sang the song and I represented Columbia, and sang in Spanish, which I still remember.  Kind of feels special to be a part of such an iconic part of Disneyland.  Thanks for posting these, as always! - snowwannab  728.9 #240 6:57PM
I remember you posting that and I'm so happy you brought it up again! Seriously the coolest thing I think I've read on one of my posts! So so amazing! What a cool peace of history! Thanks again!! Loved reading that! πŸ˜πŸ’— - Duchess_SMK  6057.5 #15 8:38PM
What a wonderful memory. Thanks for sharing it with us. πŸ’– - duchess  26.3 #5915 10:12PM
Snowwannab what an incredible experience for you to be a part of! Must be a fantastic memory! :) - Bunnie  466.8 #430 10:12PM
 Wonderful post. Yes I did ride the mine trains, many times, loved it. By favorite part of a Small World is the Eiffel Tower. There is a doll half way up the tower that represents Mary Blair. The doll is dressed in Blair's typical fashion of the day. - jacdanfan  9005.0 #4 10:42AM
Thank you for answering all of my questions! Aβž•πŸ˜˜  I'll have to look for that doll next trip! Thanks for adding that!  - Duchess_SMK  6057.5 #15 11:16AM
The doll is difficult to see, it is somewhat dark and you have to pass the tower and look back over your shoulder. - jacdanfan  9005.0 #4 12:55PM
thank! I'll be looking!  - Duchess_SMK  6057.5 #15 5:21PM
Great to know, I'll be looking for that too, wish it was placed just a tiny bit more prominent tho - Bunnie  466.8 #430 10:14PM
The train stopping for the fireworks sounds really great! I would have loved to see that as described. Great post! QC! - Tom  8988.6 #5 8:07PM
Thanks so much Tom! I wish I could have seen the fireworks from there too! You're very kind to let me know you enjoyed this! Thanks again!  - Duchess_SMK  6057.5 #15 3:22AM
Thank you @@Duchess_SMK! I know these take a ton of work and I really missed them whilst you were so busy with the new baby!  I always learn something I did not know or remember something that I experienced! I never rode  the mine train but wish that and a few other past attractions would come back!  - secretagentangel  1699.1 #88 8:56PM
SAA! Hi! Thank you darlin! I'm still crazy busy. But I do try and still write posts for the opening and closing of most attractions. 😊 I'm with you! I wish everything could have stayed....but oh boy, we'd need a bigger park! 😜 - Duchess_SMK  6057.5 #15 3:24AM

Tom  
 8988.6 #5 (DL Qual #26

May 25, 2015 7:18 PM  The Hub
Last Wednesday on Wednesdays With Walt at the Opera House they had a guest speaker that has done the voice of Goofy for the last 28 years. He had some good stories and did some other character voices live. Several Goofy short films too. Glad I went!

My namesake  happy birthday Goofy - Goofytom  1160.3 #137 6:25PM
@luvdatturkeyleg Favorite.. Is this a pic of you @dave from long ago? πŸ˜‹ - MinnieTinker  528.1 #367 6:31PM
this is a pic of Goofy, I don't see me in the pic :) - Dave   12819.9 #2 6:42PM
πŸ˜‹πŸ˜‚ - MinnieTinker  528.1 #367 8:58PM
GOOFY!!! - BriarRose  336.9 #670 7:27PM
I had to check my eyes to see if that was really you πŸ˜‚ - Dave   12819.9 #2 9:19PM
I love this! I've always wanted to see an image of this particular Goofy. Thank you Dave! - MelodyMouse  5505.9 #16 8:43PM

Tom  
 8988.6 #5 (DL Qual #26

May 23, 2015 11:56 PM  The Hub
I have a good photo of this from earlier in the week. It was clear over by the castle. 😯

The force is strong with this picture  - RickChavez  3516.8 #37 11:14PM
Ooooo....the smoke ring again. I'm curious πŸ™Š - Bassplayerswife  370.9 #572 11:13PM
Just saw it tonight, and the ring almost distracted me from the show lol  - azdisneygirl  189.0 #2053 12:15AM
Almost as bad as guests freaking out and saying Matterhorn was on fire during pyro tests. - CM_Shadowgamer  2465.0 #49 1:31AM
We scare bcs we care! - MelodyMouse  5505.9 #16 5:56AM

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