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The new Monsters Inc. Door-liner. Photo courtesy of DisneyTouristBlog.com, used by permission.

Skyliner will reopen as “Monsters Inc. Door-liner”

It's especially good for guests with a strong grip and upper body strength. WALT DISNEY WORLD, FL -- We had great hopes for the Disney Skyliner, but apparently it's a bust. Disney hasn't released official numbers, but word of mouth is that no one has ridden it in over a month. NO ONE! Add to that Disney's desire to add more thrill rides at the Walt Disney World Resort and Spa, and you've got the latest exciting attraction from the mind of the ... Read more
Uncle Walt's Insider Week in Review

Uncle Walt’s Insider Week in Review for May 3

Here's what you missed while doing something much less important!  Appearing this past week on Uncle Walt's Insider: Monday (STEP) MOMS PANEL: HOW WILL DISNEY PARKS BE DIFFERENT WHEN THEY REOPEN - What will a reopened Disney park be like? The (Step) Moms know! (Enough to guess.) Tuesday NEW PARK ANNOUNCED: DISNEYLAND WUHAN! - We're really hoping that this post will go viral. Viral, get it?? Wednesday CHAPEK: DISNEY ATTRACTIONS WILL CONVERT TO ZOOM - "FroZoom Ever After," anyone? Your favorite rides may soon become Zoom-based!  Thursday (STEP) MOMS PANEL: ... Read more
Uncle Walt's Insider Week in Review

Uncle Walt’s Insider Week in Review for April 26

Here's what you missed while doing something much less important!  Appearing this past week on Uncle Walt's Insider: Monday (STEP) MOMS PANEL: SHOULD A FORMER BERNIE VOTER SUPPORT BIDEN? - A serious question, that the (Step) Moms Panel handles with all of our usual expertise! Tuesday FAMILY GETS STUCK ON YOUTUBE "VIRTUAL RIDE" OF IT'S A SMALL WORLD - Many families are turning to Disney ride videos, but at what cost? Wednesday DISNEY DONATES 600K REPURPOSED MICKEY EAR HATS AS MEDICAL MASKS - It's going to take some ... Read more
Creating Disney Parks at home; or, stay home long enough, and you'll start hallucinating Mickey too!

Recreating the Disney park experience at home

Why wait until the parks reopen to enjoy Disney magic where you are? UNCLE WALT'S INSIDER H.Q., SVALBARD -- We at Uncle Walt's Insider feel your pain. We're cooped up here in the office with nothing to do. (Well, most of us are. Uncle Walt is still touring the closed Walt Disney World). And we've run out of Disney YouTube videos. But why sit around and mope? Until things return to normal, here are many things you can do in your own home ... Read more
Uncle Walt's Insider Week in Review

Uncle Walt’s Insider Week in Review for April 12

Here's what you missed while doing something much less important!  Appearing this past week on Uncle Walt's Insider: Monday (STEP) MOMS PANEL: HOW SOON WILL THINGS GET BACK TO NORMAL? - Good question, but first shouldn't we ask, do we really want normality back? Tuesday U.W.I. FOOD BLOG: MICROWAVE POPCORN - As journalists we gladly put our lives in danger for a story, as long as we can stay home where it's safe. Wednesday DISNEY BUYS ZOOM; ANNUAL PASSES START AT $699 PER PERSON - Sure, it's pricey, ... Read more