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UppityEmpress
Hi im Michael and I have been a CM at Epcot for over 31 years. LOVE anything Disney!
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 786.9 #6 (WDW Qual #485

August 1, 2014 8:04 AM  The Hub
OMG! I just wanted to thank admin and all of my MWer family for thinking of me. I know I haven't been on mw for such a long time. The people I have met thru this wonderful app have become like family to me. The most beautiful and memorable times of my life have been spent with MWers both in Disneyland and Walt Disney World. I'm so overwhelmed with the outpouring of love, support and continued pray  More...

From the bottom of my heart I thank all of you for reading the story and just thinking of him.  He's been a great friend and to all who are graced by his prescence......you just overwhelmingly know he's such a pure soul.  If you are able to assist,  I bow down to you.  I may have a few issues getting back up.  Really. I do thank  you.   - Butterlina  1499.8 #93 10:18PM
OMG! I just wanted to thank admin and all of my MWer family for thinking of me. I know I haven't been on mw for such a long time. The people I have met thru this wonderful app have become like family to me. The most beautiful and memorable times of my life have been spent with MWers both in Disneyland and Walt Disney World. I'm so overwhelmed with the outpouring of love, support and continued prayers. I'm so thankful to admin fir allowing me to be part of this family. I hope I'll be able to get back out to Disneyland soon for more fun adventures. I'm sending each and everyone of you a big hug. Love you  - UppityEmpress  786.9 #6 8:04AM
LURVE ya!  😘 - Butterlina  1499.8 #93 9:29AM
My prayers contain an extra one just for this wonderful person. 🙏 - grumpypapa  2895.8 #39 5:33PM
Congrats best wishes for the future !!! - bigbadwolf  3.1 #35235 10:56AM

 786.9 #6 (WDW Qual #485

December 23, 2011 2:05 PM  The Hub
Honored to be part of the rainbow warriors!! 

I am a fan but not a member ☺ - mochamistie  272.8 #1040 12:05AM
❤ - Alex   307.3 #794 12:09AM
Can someone tell me what it stands for? - zippitydoodahdad  15.9 #7412 1:04AM
Lesbian Gay Bisexual Transgender, I do believe. - Chris_E  25.6 #5812 1:59AM
Ditto I'm a fan. And support it all the way! Love doesn't discriminate why should we? - NeverlandTink  423.1 #463 8:44AM
Ahaa! Thank you! I knew the first two, but couldnt figure out the second two! Supporter, but not a member (believe it or not). Mass love to my gay MW boyfriends and girlfriends! I love you all to death! - zippitydoodahdad  15.9 #7412 10:32PM
Wooooooo. Member here!!!  me and my bf went to gay days in October. It was super packed with a sea of red.  - Waites4DodgerEars  977.5 #167 12:18AM
I was in the sea of red - Alex   307.3 #794 12:20AM
Someone posted the mark twain and all you saw was red and white(from the boat). On Sunday, not so much red as on Saturday. - Waites4DodgerEars  977.5 #167 12:22AM
that amazing... i proud that disney finally did a "It gets better" video - Alex   307.3 #794 12:23AM
We missed Gay Days this year - but it is on the calendar for 2012!! - Lola027  452.5 #429 9:04AM
i was there when they filled the mark twain in red, it was awesome to see all of the support. - chris.  2510.5 #46 9:20AM
The first time I went to Gay Day at DL was an accident and I went with my dad who was dealing with Alzeimers and wore red that day. Dad kept saying "look at all the guys who dressed like me..see I knew I had good taste in clothes". We met so many awesome guys that day who were all so kind to my dad. So thankful my dad was open minded and surprisingly supportive! - SUUZinOCretiredPLAID  1035.4 #154 2:14PM
Thank you ❤ people like you that make this world a better place - Alex  307.3 #794 1:36AM
You don't even know me, besides I have the right to say whatever I want! - lovelifedisney21  4.7 #17746 9:55AM

 786.9 #6 (WDW Qual #485

December 21, 2011 11:16 PM  The Hub
But I Love You MOST!!

Nobody ever pays me in gum. - Butterlina  1499.8 #93 11:17PM
Man, that looks like a good time!
- Marieeezy  591.9 #306 10:59PM
Looks like a great group of folks! - Sallyskellington  201.1 #1883 11:31PM
This makes me wanna dust of the huge ginourmous 20: screen Teller Vizions and adjust the tone..I mean treble...I men tint,....... - Butterlina  1499.8 #93 11:36PM

 786.9 #6 (WDW Qual #485

December 21, 2011 11:17 PM  The Hub
It's a beergarden in Germany we were all there for Oktoberfest this year

Nobody ever pays me in gum. - Butterlina  1499.8 #93 11:17PM
Man, that looks like a good time!
- Marieeezy  591.9 #306 10:59PM
Looks like a great group of folks! - Sallyskellington  201.1 #1883 11:31PM
This makes me wanna dust of the huge ginourmous 20: screen Teller Vizions and adjust the tone..I mean treble...I men tint,....... - Butterlina  1499.8 #93 11:36PM

 786.9 #6 (WDW Qual #485

December 21, 2011 11:24 PM  The Hub
The blues are two of the most magical people I know!!

Nobody ever pays me in gum. - Butterlina  1499.8 #93 11:17PM
Man, that looks like a good time!
- Marieeezy  591.9 #306 10:59PM
Looks like a great group of folks! - Sallyskellington  201.1 #1883 11:31PM
This makes me wanna dust of the huge ginourmous 20: screen Teller Vizions and adjust the tone..I mean treble...I men tint,....... - Butterlina  1499.8 #93 11:36PM

 786.9 #6 (WDW Qual #485

December 21, 2011 10:34 PM  The Hub
Hey hey hey We have some very good face characters at WDW!

REAL - Marieeezy  591.9 #306 10:11PM
Omg 2 hours?! I couldn't do that! Haha cute picture tho(: - cillakiwwa  24.4 #5974 10:11PM
Jen please post it - Bambi.  604.3 #297 10:52PM
Awww. To cute - ladyR2D2  9.5 #10030 10:53PM
Yeah, I contemplated going alone, but then I'd get caught up in other things and forget :(. I always remembered at the start of the day, but she doesn't start until 11. Sad. She's my favorite disney princess, so I can't wait to see her one day! - KylaShea  632.7 #279 10:57PM

 786.9 #6 (WDW Qual #485

December 21, 2011 12:10 AM  The Hub
When Disney first started to offer benefits to domestic partners of gay cm, my boss at the time, told me that people Like me would be the ruin of the Disney Company! I was so shocked and scared at the sane time. Needless to say that sane boss was fired that very same day!!! Thank you, George Kalogridis, for being there for me that day. The support he gave me for several weeks after that will never  More...

Ok dangnabbit finally watched it all the way through.  Yes I'm crying.  Yes I'm rather impressed.   I'm an oldie...and boy oh boy it did get better.    I believe that it's not about what you do....it's mnore about who you are.    - Butterlina  1499.8 #93 11:18PM
Feel like opening up about this right now...When I joined Disneyland as a Cast Member at the ripe old age of about 17 I had not had very many life experiences and in the mid 90s a lot of things that are now much more normal were still very taboo..I was not really around anybody growing up who was gay or different and really just had the typical stereotypes that a kid might hear on the playground or on the ball field in school...When I first hired into Disneyland my trainer was really a wonderful guy, your All American Blond Hair blue eyes man who fit the Disney Image..As  I got to know him better,  I really looked up to him and was inspired by his achievements as a Lead, Scheduler and Disney University Trainer!!! As  I got to know him better I found he had a wife, kids, a family but I did not know what was to happen a year later…He came out of the closet because he could not take it anymore and was tired of living the lies…As my Days as a Cast Member went on and I went to Entrainment, I was in fact the minority but I can’t begin to tell you how many wonderful things I learned growing up a CM in that department. I have had several friends I worked with at the parks whom came out to me, friends whom told me they have HIV and friends whom have cried to me because their mother went to Church to pray that her son would not be gay anymore. The biggest thing I learned was it was ok just to be myself…..No! I am not gay but does it really matter? I’m not going to even try and make my story of being ok to be crazy a comparison to growing up and being gay and having to deal with backwards people who don’t know what acceptance is….I would like to personally thank the Walt Disney Company for all that they do for the gay community...I have personally seen it in so many ways that there could years and years of stories that could be posted just in this lounge from other Cast Members…..Thank you Disney for setting an example on social equality…..Love you All/   - Dave  12210.1 #2 11:55PM
Hi My pal Dave......Now think how it would have been one decade earlier......when many in those departments were dunned Parade aides......Prop Aides.....you get where I'm goung. Even then it really bit hard. You know I just Lurve you because your Dave. Also perhaps I'm full of fake Benadryl. - Butterlina  1499.8 #93 11:59PM
When Disney first started to offer benefits to domestic partners of gay cm, my boss at the time, told me that people Like me would be the ruin of the Disney Company! I was so shocked and scared at the sane time. Needless to say that sane boss was fired that very same day!!! Thank you, George Kalogridis, for being there for me that day. The support he gave me for several weeks after that will never be forgotten - UppityEmpress  786.9 #6 12:10AM
I can't imagine butter I've never been in your shoes or others...I can imagine the level of tolerance and even though it's getting better it's got a ways to go....thank you for being you and ok with that ...big hugs - Dave   12210.1 #2 12:11AM
My shies wouldn't fit you anyways, what with your toes and my foot binding practices. Hahahahahaha - Butterlina  1499.8 #93 12:13AM
And Dearest Uppity........The first time I met George he was just walking through the park and it was if I already knew him. He's a super fella. - Butterlina  1499.8 #93 12:14AM
Nothing but love for the MW LGBT community. ❤💗💛💚💙💜 - tina  1155.8 #129 10:53PM
Wow, somehow I missed this post. Thank you so much for sharing, Dave, and everyone else who shared their hearts. Love and peace - PrincessKristin  780.8 #210 11:01PM

 786.9 #6 (WDW Qual #485

December 20, 2011 11:09 PM  The Hub
I cried the first time I saw this. thanks so much for posting this in the lounge Dave!

Ok dangnabbit finally watched it all the way through.  Yes I'm crying.  Yes I'm rather impressed.   I'm an oldie...and boy oh boy it did get better.    I believe that it's not about what you do....it's mnore about who you are.    - Butterlina  1499.8 #93 11:18PM
Feel like opening up about this right now...When I joined Disneyland as a Cast Member at the ripe old age of about 17 I had not had very many life experiences and in the mid 90s a lot of things that are now much more normal were still very taboo..I was not really around anybody growing up who was gay or different and really just had the typical stereotypes that a kid might hear on the playground or on the ball field in school...When I first hired into Disneyland my trainer was really a wonderful guy, your All American Blond Hair blue eyes man who fit the Disney Image..As  I got to know him better,  I really looked up to him and was inspired by his achievements as a Lead, Scheduler and Disney University Trainer!!! As  I got to know him better I found he had a wife, kids, a family but I did not know what was to happen a year later…He came out of the closet because he could not take it anymore and was tired of living the lies…As my Days as a Cast Member went on and I went to Entrainment, I was in fact the minority but I can’t begin to tell you how many wonderful things I learned growing up a CM in that department. I have had several friends I worked with at the parks whom came out to me, friends whom told me they have HIV and friends whom have cried to me because their mother went to Church to pray that her son would not be gay anymore. The biggest thing I learned was it was ok just to be myself…..No! I am not gay but does it really matter? I’m not going to even try and make my story of being ok to be crazy a comparison to growing up and being gay and having to deal with backwards people who don’t know what acceptance is….I would like to personally thank the Walt Disney Company for all that they do for the gay community...I have personally seen it in so many ways that there could years and years of stories that could be posted just in this lounge from other Cast Members…..Thank you Disney for setting an example on social equality…..Love you All/   - Dave  12210.1 #2 11:55PM
Hi My pal Dave......Now think how it would have been one decade earlier......when many in those departments were dunned Parade aides......Prop Aides.....you get where I'm goung. Even then it really bit hard. You know I just Lurve you because your Dave. Also perhaps I'm full of fake Benadryl. - Butterlina  1499.8 #93 11:59PM
When Disney first started to offer benefits to domestic partners of gay cm, my boss at the time, told me that people Like me would be the ruin of the Disney Company! I was so shocked and scared at the sane time. Needless to say that sane boss was fired that very same day!!! Thank you, George Kalogridis, for being there for me that day. The support he gave me for several weeks after that will never be forgotten - UppityEmpress  786.9 #6 12:10AM
I can't imagine butter I've never been in your shoes or others...I can imagine the level of tolerance and even though it's getting better it's got a ways to go....thank you for being you and ok with that ...big hugs - Dave   12210.1 #2 12:11AM
My shies wouldn't fit you anyways, what with your toes and my foot binding practices. Hahahahahaha - Butterlina  1499.8 #93 12:13AM
And Dearest Uppity........The first time I met George he was just walking through the park and it was if I already knew him. He's a super fella. - Butterlina  1499.8 #93 12:14AM
Nothing but love for the MW LGBT community. ❤💗💛💚💙💜 - tina  1155.8 #129 10:53PM
Wow, somehow I missed this post. Thank you so much for sharing, Dave, and everyone else who shared their hearts. Love and peace - PrincessKristin  780.8 #210 11:01PM

 786.9 #6 (WDW Qual #485

December 20, 2011 10:52 PM  The Hub
I'd love to have you all come to WDW for a MWer meet-up someday :-)

We miss you do much! - Mrsblue  692.9 #243 10:24PM
Yes please come back soon! It was so much fun meeting you!!! - MrSIC  378.6 #540 10:25PM
Let's meet up! - kristian  1989.3 #66 10:43PM
I'd love to have you all come to WDW for a MWer meet-up someday :-) - UppityEmpress  786.9 #6 10:52PM

 786.9 #6 (WDW Qual #485

December 14, 2011 10:15 AM  The Hub
Hugs and prayers from me too! 

Aw, I understand the feeling but she'll be just fine!! Our thoughts are with you guys! Lots of love! 💐💗 - Sweet_Irish_Cream  4243.8 #24 8:37PM
She is going to do great! - KissDclown  1089.3 #142 8:55PM
Yay! Good to hear!! - UrsulasTwin  323.7 #707 2:12PM
So glad to hear!!! - Tataandbeyond  83.7 #3677 2:14PM

 786.9 #6 (WDW Qual #485

December 9, 2011 5:57 PM  The Hub
Yes it's ONM who came to visit me!!!

Tagged in: 2011 Pictures  
Merry Christmas to you!!! What a great picture you should use it for a card! - dawna  290.0 #889 4:41PM
😘😘 - LBChica  2065.7 #62 4:36PM
Wow looks amazing! - TickledTink  370.3 #19 9:10PM
Take me with youuuuuuuuu!!!!! :P - Madimay  176.6 #2191 9:42PM

 786.9 #6 (WDW Qual #485

December 9, 2011 9:43 AM  The Hub
Love love love

EO shirt! - AshleyLynn22  791.2 #205 9:40AM
'We are the three best friends that anyone could have' lol! - PrincessKristin  780.8 #210 8:06AM
'We are the three best friends that anyone could have' lol! - PrincessKristin  780.8 #210 8:06AM
😘💙💙💙 - bluefairy  643.3 #270 8:19AM

 786.9 #6 (WDW Qual #485

December 9, 2011 9:10 AM  The Hub
One of my most Favorite CM!!!

Tagged in: 2011 Pictures  
I have this unexplained urge to want to knock 'em all down. 😜 - tina  1155.8 #129 9:35PM
Seeing them fall one by one.😝 - Bambi.  604.3 #297 9:41PM
They'll knock you down. You're not much bigger. 😄😄😄 - Experiment818  1638.7 #86 9:43PM
Step by step, like toy soldiers! 😜 Now I know why dahula had a meltdown! - bluefairy  643.3 #270 10:08PM
who held dahula back fron knockin em down😂 - toph  2416.6 #47 10:10PM
Oh wow bluefairy, is that a Martika reference? I don't know whether to love this or LMBO - cesium55  531.6 #345 10:43PM
It sure is! 😂😂😂 loved me some kids inc. - bluefairy  643.3 #270 10:55PM
I think that just made my day 😂 - cesium55  531.6 #345 10:57PM
Vinyl dominoes! - mandigutterrose  156.5 #2509 11:55PM
Omg Tina!! Me too! Lol *shove*  - spartanwoman  11.7 #8814 3:58AM
I had no idea this was 818! What an awesome pic! Good luck topping that collection. - donnievegas  1132.4 #133 8:06AM
Is Disney all Apple? Just curious - connielu  686.5 #244 9:32AM
😱😱😱😱 - BooEve123  800.9 #202 9:36PM
Don't get any ideas!!! - ERICKA  491.5 #387 9:38PM
Booooo....NO! - AshleyLynn22  791.2 #205 9:39PM
This is the most magical thing I have ever seen in my life! - BooEve123  800.9 #202 9:39PM
No booo don't get the itch - MarshaMouse  4093.6 #25 9:57PM
Someone stop her before she ends up with a repo car 🚗 - Jackie211  472.7 #400 10:49PM
can i ask a question :0... I am sure you may not be able to answer but E818 what do you do for Disney? You have a fancy office, nice computer, big smile, and a trillion vinlys I take it something awesome ? - BooEve123  800.9 #202 11:17PM
Corporate IT. - Experiment818  1638.7 #86 11:58PM
Nice! Your work space rocks keep rockin! - BooEve123  800.9 #202 12:05AM
I completely and totally agree to this!!! He is an awesome CM with a really awesome support team ;) (and of course another great pic Caly!) - jerzanemama  117.7 #3132 10:11AM
Wow that's a great picture! What a cheerful work space! - Disneycrazymom  137.8 #2809 10:24AM

 786.9 #6 (WDW Qual #485

December 7, 2011 11:13 PM  The Hub
I sooo like the idea of a group trip!!!

So jelly! We need to plan a group trip! - bluefairy  643.3 #270 11:07PM
I sooo like the idea of a group trip!!! - UppityEmpress  786.9 #6 11:13PM
Yes we do! - Mrsblue  692.9 #243 11:18PM
wonderful idea. - veronica619  517.7 #358 12:47AM
Sign me and mrsblue 😍😍, I'm down to go - MrBlue  232.3 #1484 12:49AM
Uppity.......Just to hear your voice makes me happy.   That's some nifty high kicks there!  I need to bring back the 80's Barnette Burst! - Butterlina  1499.8 #93 11:05PM
Hooray for Barnette Ricci!!! - UppityEmpress  786.9 #6 4:54AM
That was cute! Thanks for sharing. - Littlecuppycake  185.3 #2072 5:05AM
That was a awesome video - TheShow  181.4 #2130 7:00PM

 786.9 #6 (WDW Qual #485

December 8, 2011 4:53 AM  The Hub
Thought of you and your mom all night! 

So jelly! We need to plan a group trip! - bluefairy  643.3 #270 11:07PM
I sooo like the idea of a group trip!!! - UppityEmpress  786.9 #6 11:13PM
Yes we do! - Mrsblue  692.9 #243 11:18PM
wonderful idea. - veronica619  517.7 #358 12:47AM
Sign me and mrsblue 😍😍, I'm down to go - MrBlue  232.3 #1484 12:49AM
Uppity.......Just to hear your voice makes me happy.   That's some nifty high kicks there!  I need to bring back the 80's Barnette Burst! - Butterlina  1499.8 #93 11:05PM
Hooray for Barnette Ricci!!! - UppityEmpress  786.9 #6 4:54AM
That was cute! Thanks for sharing. - Littlecuppycake  185.3 #2072 5:05AM
That was a awesome video - TheShow  181.4 #2130 7:00PM

 786.9 #6 (WDW Qual #485

December 8, 2011 4:54 AM  The Hub
Hooray for Barnette Ricci!!!

So jelly! We need to plan a group trip! - bluefairy  643.3 #270 11:07PM
I sooo like the idea of a group trip!!! - UppityEmpress  786.9 #6 11:13PM
Yes we do! - Mrsblue  692.9 #243 11:18PM
wonderful idea. - veronica619  517.7 #358 12:47AM
Sign me and mrsblue 😍😍, I'm down to go - MrBlue  232.3 #1484 12:49AM
Uppity.......Just to hear your voice makes me happy.   That's some nifty high kicks there!  I need to bring back the 80's Barnette Burst! - Butterlina  1499.8 #93 11:05PM
Hooray for Barnette Ricci!!! - UppityEmpress  786.9 #6 4:54AM
That was cute! Thanks for sharing. - Littlecuppycake  185.3 #2072 5:05AM
That was a awesome video - TheShow  181.4 #2130 7:00PM

 786.9 #6 (WDW Qual #485

December 7, 2011 7:06 PM  The Hub
Having a fabulous time with ONM . The weather is perfect for a Christmas party at the MK

How about a MWer meetup at WDW next holiday season??? - UppityEmpress  786.9 #6 7:22PM
Yay! Two awesome people!! - DizGeek  453.6 #426 6:02PM
Lovely picture! - Melli_mo  445.4 #438 7:24PM
👋👋 Hiya!! Hope you're feeling better ONM! Have fun you two!! 😊😊 - DisneyFanZoe  1130.4 #134 7:36PM

 786.9 #6 (WDW Qual #485

December 7, 2011 7:22 PM  The Hub
How about a MWer meetup at WDW next holiday season???

How about a MWer meetup at WDW next holiday season??? - UppityEmpress  786.9 #6 7:22PM
Yay! Two awesome people!! - DizGeek  453.6 #426 6:02PM
Lovely picture! - Melli_mo  445.4 #438 7:24PM
👋👋 Hiya!! Hope you're feeling better ONM! Have fun you two!! 😊😊 - DisneyFanZoe  1130.4 #134 7:36PM

 786.9 #6 (WDW Qual #485

December 4, 2011 7:59 AM  The Hub
Tina, you know I love you, right?!!! 

That's so "tina" - Butterlina  1499.8 #93 12:31AM
I totally agree! I'm a high school teacher and I hear that from the students all the time. I can't stand it and I am constantly explaining how inappropriate it is. - 2princessdad  2291.5 #52 12:33AM
I ban tha word in my class too. Then I give them the biggest lecture - MarshaMouse  4093.6 #25 1:08AM
For a girl who doesn't wear pants, Tina is very wise. - iFramedRogerRabbit  1958.0 #69 5:57PM
101% Agreed! - PrincessDuckie  788.8 #206 6:06PM

 786.9 #6 (WDW Qual #485

December 7, 2011 1:11 AM  The Hub

This is a great RAK thanks for sharing with us in DL lounge it is beyond amazing of you. - Jackie211  472.7 #400 8:24PM
That is such a great RAK. - Veronica21  167.9 #2331 3:22PM
bump - UppityEmpress  786.9 #6 10:01AM
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