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In greenlighting Epcot and Tokyo Disneyland, Card Walker cemented his Disney legacy

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Walt Disney Company president Card Walker, left, and Masatomo Takahashi of the Oriental Land Co. sign an agreement in 1974 to join forces in the creation of Tokyo Disneyland. [The Walt Disney Company] CHUCK SCHMIDT / Still Goofy About Disney AllEars.Net Guest Blogger On Oct. 24, 1982, E. Cardon Walker stepped onto a small podium … Continue reading "In greenlighting Epcot and Tokyo Disneyland, Card Walker cemented his Disney legacy"
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Under Card Walker’s guidance, Epcot begins to take shape

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One of the many concept drawings, done in the mid-1960s, depicting the Experimental Prototype Community of Tomorrow — Epcot. [The Walt Disney Company] CHUCK SCHMIDT / Still Goofy about Disney AllEars.net Guest Blogger In early 1956, several months after E. Cardon Walker hired Marty Sklar to produce The Disneyland News, Card was named vice president … Continue reading "Under Card Walker’s guidance, Epcot begins to take shape"
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Marty Sklar and Card Walker: A winning combination

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CHUCK SCHMIDT / Still Goofy about Disney AllEars.net Guest Blogger In very real sense, Marty Sklar is the keeper of the flame … the Disney flame, that is. Since retiring from the Walt Disney Company in 2009, Marty has gladly taken it upon himself to ensure the stories of Walt Disney, The Walt Disney Company … Continue reading "Marty Sklar and Card Walker: A winning combination"
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Overlooked Attractions of the Magic Kingdom

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INTRODUCTION Overlooked Attractions — those little things that actually make you detour from your beeline to the thrill rides, the additional touches that demonstrate Disney's well-known attention to detail and make the World the fascinating place that it is. Here are some of our favorite "Overlooked Attractions" in Magic Kingdom. (This is by no means … Continue reading "Overlooked Attractions of the Magic Kingdom"
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Cinderella Castle Magic Kingdom

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Introduction | Attraction | Touring Tips | Kids and Characters | Dining | Shopping | Interesting Facts INTRODUCTION There is only one symbol that springs to mind when you think of the Magic Kingdom in Walt Disney World — Cinderella Castle. You know you are truly someplace magical when you spy that beautiful structure looming … Continue reading "Cinderella Castle Magic Kingdom"
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What’s New at AllEars.Net

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See 2015 Site Updates HERE. See 2016 Site Updates HERE. December 27, 2016 ON THE SITE THIS WEEK: We continually refresh our Dining Area with updated menus and new photos of the locations and foods. Check it out often! Dining highlights this week include: — Bud Light prices increased from $7.00 to $7.25 at Animal … Continue reading "What’s New at AllEars.Net"
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WDW Chronicles: The Florida Orange Bird’s Colorful History

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by Jim Korkis Disney Historian Feature Article This article appeared in the March 6, 2018 Issue #963 of ALL EARS® (ISSN: 1533-0753) Editor’s Note: This story/information was accurate when it was published. Please be sure to confirm all current rates, information and other details before planning your trip. Forty-seven years ago, on March 3, 1971, … Continue reading "WDW Chronicles: The Florida Orange Bird’s Colorful History"
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Overlooked Attractions at the Magic Kingdom – 2018

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by Debra Martin Koma AllEars® Editor Feature Article This article appeared in the May 15, 2018 Issue #973 of ALL EARS® (ISSN: 1533-0753) Editor’s Note: This story/information was accurate when it was published. Please be sure to confirm all current rates, information and other details before planning your trip. More than a few years ago, … Continue reading "Overlooked Attractions at the Magic Kingdom – 2018"
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