Disney World · General Disney Discussion

Ranking the Magic Kingdom rides based on Ride Length

[This is part 2 in our ongoing series. Part one is found here.] One thing you may want to consider while thinking about what to ride at the Magic Kingdom at Disney World is how long is this attraction actually last.  The shortest is the Barnstormer at just around 65 seconds and the longest being… Continue reading Ranking the Magic Kingdom rides based on Ride Length

Disney World · General Disney Discussion

Top 10 Complaints about Disney World refuted (part 2)

This is a continuation of the previous blog post [here] about the most common complaints I hear about Disney World, and my attempts to refute them (or at least explain them).  Each item is also a helpful thing to consider when going to the parks, based on my years of going [link] and planning vacations… Continue reading Top 10 Complaints about Disney World refuted (part 2)

Disney World · General Disney Discussion

Top 10 Complaints about Disney World refuted (part 1)

Recently we had a family vacation planned for St. Louis with brief pop over to Marceline, the town where Walt Disney spent much of his youth.  Days before we were to leave an unexpected heat wave hit St. Louis pushing temperatures around 125° F with the heat index.  In passing, I told my wife if… Continue reading Top 10 Complaints about Disney World refuted (part 1)

Film · General Disney Discussion

I love the film Tomorrowland…for a very special reason

What makes a film great?  Is it the money it makes at the box office, the number of critics that heap praises on it, or how much the average movie goer loves it?  I don’t know.  I used to have hard and fast opinions on this topic. As I have gotten older, I have realized… Continue reading I love the film Tomorrowland…for a very special reason