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Easter Eggs: Gaston’s Tavern Tribute to Disney Executives Bob Iger and Tom Staggs

Since New Fantasyland opened at Walt Disney World’s Magic Kingdom opened in 2012, it’s no secret that the park’s current Vice President Phil Holmes has been immortalized in the form of a portrait. Bonjour! Village Gifts features a portrait of Holmes in the very back of the shop. According to legend, he is the proprietor

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Easter Eggs: Finding Figment’s Signature In The Cement At Epcot

Today I bring you an Easter egg from Walt Disney Word that is rarely seen by guests, Cast Members or frankly anyone. The Journey Into Imagination attraction, due to some technical complications and being green lit pretty late in the game, would not open with the rest of EPCOT Center on October 1, 1982. To

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Finding A Barbasol Can In Islands of Adventure’s Jurassic Park

Universal Studios tells stories in their theme parks in a fundamentally different way than almost anyone else in the theme park business. Rather than have riders rehash the “greatest hits” from their attractions based on movies, Universal creates an entirely new adventure for guests to experience that often takes place, in terms of a timeline,

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The Great Movie Ride’s Nod to Jimmy Stewart

Like me, you’ve probably ridden The Great Movie Ride at Disney’s Hollywood Studios dozens of times. Sure, the ride seems a bit dated these days, but there are some sections that remain truly timeless. In particular the gangster scene, while it may feature a lifelike audio animatronic of James Cagney, the action sequence isn’t representative of a

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