A Second Family Accuses Disneyland of Racism

A second family has come forward with allegations that a Disneyland character ignored their children because of their race.The White family was visiting Disneyland for their 2-year old's birthday in December when they claim that their 5-year old son Razzi was discriminated against by the cast member portraying  Donald Duck.  Razzi's mother Natasia White said the boy walked within a few feet of Donald Duck when the costume character made a deliberate move away from him and went to play with a … [Read more...]

Family Sues Disneyland Claiming White Rabbit Character Is “Racist”


A San Diego family is alleging that a castmember in a rabbit costume at Disneyland is racist.  Jason Black Jr., 6, was on a trip with his family to Disneyland in August when he wanted to meet his favorite character, the White Rabbit.“I went to hug him but he turned his back,” Jason told Fox5SanDiego.com . “It’s made me feel sad because I wanted to really hug him.” His older brother, Elijah, said he tried to hold the character's hand, but the employee kept pushing his hand away.The Black … [Read more...]

Top Imagineer at Disneyland Retires


Tony Baxter, Senior VP of Creative Development for Walt Disney Imagineering, is stepping down from leading up the team that comes up with all of our favorite rides and attractions. Baxter has had a rich 47 year history with Disneyland from scooping ice cream to creating some of the park’s most famous rides like Big Thunder Mountain. "It has been a wondrous 47 years," Baxter said in a statement. "The Imagineers I have known and shared these times with have provided invaluable experiences not to … [Read more...]

ABC Orders Four Pilots From It’s Own Studio

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ABC has ordered four drama pilots, including "Big Thunder," based on the popular attraction at Disneyland & Walt Disney World, as well as a gothic soap from producer Mark Gordon.  All four pilots are being produced inhouse by ABC Studios."Big Thunder" will be written by Jason Fuchs and exec produced by Chris Morgan.The storyline for "Big Thunder"  is about a 19th century New York doctor and his family who are given a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to relocate to a frontier mining … [Read more...]

Additional Perks for Disneyland Annual Passholders


Additional perks for  Disneyland annual pass holders has been added.  They are so good not to share with you. So check out the information below:Early Entry for Disneyland Annual Passholders returns.  Disneyland Annual Passholders will be able to enjoy the Parks one hour early most weekends 01/05/13 through 04/14/13.  Present your Annual Pass at designated turnstiles at Disney California Adventure on most Saturdays and Disneyland Park on most Sundays.  Block out days includes 01/19/13, … [Read more...]