Make Mine Magic!

This week's episode of The Make Mine Magic Podcast includes discussion of the TCM Classic Cruise, and the following:

intro / the sadness / Richard Dreyfuss / talks we wanted / Jaws / character actors / William Castle / The Tingler / Dr. Jekyll & Mr. Hyde / Poltergeist and Pathmark / roasted potatoes didn't run out / service mix-ups / entitlement / complaints / customer service / AquaDunk count / towel animals / luggage mix-ups / do it again? / TCM no lines / next trips / invisible signals / fish extenders / thank yous / closing /

Links:

TCM Classic Cruise part 1

TCM Classic Cruise part 2

TCM Classic Cruise part 3

Glenn's review of The Tingler

Jennifer's Twitter

Glenn's Twitter

The GAR! Podcast Family on Facebook

The Make Mine Magic Podcast on Pinterest

The Make Mine Magic Facebook Page

 

Direct download: MMM54.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 9:14am PST

This week's episode of The Make Mine Magic Podcast includes discussion of the TCM Classic Cruise, and the following:

live intro / Avengers Academy / AquaDunk / late intro / fish extender friends / TCM Disney differences / Night of Noir / cosplay / Richard Dreyfuss / Mr. Holland's Opus / Ben Mankiewicz / obscure baseball trivia / did I mention the AquaDunk? / stingray adventures / The African Queen / Key Lime Bike Tour / Fantasy Fest / six toed cats / closing /

Links:

Glenn on Avengers Academy

Glenn on Night of Noir

The Hot Sardines

Jennifer's Twitter

Glenn's Twitter

The GAR! Podcast Family on Facebook

The Make Mine Magic Podcast on Pinterest

The Make Mine Magic Facebook Page

 

Direct download: MMM53.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 9:57am PST

This week's episode of The Make Mine Magic Podcast includes continuing discussion of the TCM Classic Cruise on board the Disney Magic, and the following:

live at sea intro / previous TCM Cruises / lanyards / differences between the cruises / more than movies / interviews / Bruce Goldstein and Film Forum / Illeana Douglas / Drew Barrymore / Castaway Cay / Damn Yankees / riding a bike / sleeping through The Sea Hawk / seasoning / Avengers Academy / karaoke / the new self-service rules at Cabanas / guilt shaming / Castaway Cay exception / Sprite Zero / reversal of fortune / the notebook / Glenn in a bra / closing / fish extender coolness /

Links:

TCM Classic Cruise

Disney Magic

Glenn's overview of the TCM Classic Cruise

Film Forum

"The Baron of Mulholland" by Rory Flynn

Andrea on Twitter

Jennifer's Twitter

Glenn's Twitter

The GAR! Podcast Family on Facebook

The Make Mine Magic Podcast on Pinterest

The Make Mine Magic Facebook Page

 

Direct download: MMM52.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 6:22pm PST

This week's episode of The Make Mine Magic Podcast includes discussion of Big Hero 6, and the following:

false start / intro / based on Marvel Comics / Feast / previews / Herman's Head / the comic Big Hero 6 / Silver Samurai and Sunfire / Black Talon and his zuvembies / spoiler warning / Man of Action / differences between comic and film / somebody's gotta die / box office / more differences / Brave / little robots / what real heroes do / dueling dialogue / after-credits sequence / huggable hero / 3D / Interstellar / Tomorrowland / rating / thank you / closing /

Links:

"Herman's Head"

Black Talon

Avengers Assemble at Biff Bam Pop!

The MMM Guardians of the Galaxy episode

Jennifer's Twitter

Glenn's Twitter

The GAR! Podcast Family on Facebook

The Make Mine Magic Podcast on Pinterest

The Make Mine Magic Facebook Page

 

Direct download: MMM55.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 6:47pm PST

This week's episode of The Make Mine Magic Podcast includes discussion of the TCM Classic Cruise on board the Disney Magic, and the following:

live from the Disney Magic / TCM Cruise / waking up / transportation / making friends / AquaDunk and AquaDuck / welcome / the new Disney Magic / the tree / decorating the door / more re-imagination / AquaDunk / kids / a pile of water / health warning / Carioca's / Cabanas and the new buffet rules / age ratio / fish extenders folks / closing /

Links:

TCM Classic Cruise

Disney Magic

Rapid Rover

The GAR! Podcast

The Make-Glenn-Do-The-Water-Slide Episode of GAR!

AquaDunk

Carioca's

Jennifer's Twitter

Glenn's Twitter

The GAR! Podcast Family on Facebook

The Make Mine Magic Podcast on Pinterest

The Make Mine Magic Facebook Page

 

Direct download: MMM51.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:40am PST

This week's episode of The Make Mine Magic Podcast includes discussion of the following:

Mom's passing / Jenn's parents / first trip to Disney / the Polynesian / Discovery Island / River Country / Jenn sings a ditty / gaps / scrapbooking / travelling buddy / the Disney dance / Cruise photos / memories / limitations / girls bonding / Adventurers Club / kitchen tour / shows / Mom and her wine / Disney and family /

Links:

MMM on Cancelling a Vacation

Jenn's December 2013 Disney Trip

AAA Travel

MMM on Disney with Disabilities

MMM on Disney Live Shows

Jennifer's Twitter

Glenn's Twitter

The GAR! Podcast Family on Facebook

The Make Mine Magic Podcast on Pinterest

The Make Mine Magic Facebook Page

Videos:

The Disney Dance

 

Direct download: MMM50.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 2:01pm PST

This week's episode of The Make Mine Magic Podcast includes discussion of Disney Pin Trading, and the following:

intro / pin trading / official / simple and complex / the act of trading / traders and non-traders / exclusives / the secret pin office / eBay / Up pin / moving pins / Figment / Journey and Figment / Midship Detective Agency / Adventurers Club /Who Wants to be a Millionaire? / pin tour / segway tour / cruise pins / Jenn's favorite pin / flea market secrets / closing / pin trading kits /

Links:

Jennifer's Twitter

Glenn's Twitter

The GAR! Podcast Family on Facebook

The Make Mine Magic Podcast on Pinterest

The Make Mine Magic Facebook Page

 

Direct download: MMM49.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:45pm PST

This week's episode of The Make Mine Magic Podcast includes discussion of what you need to know about cancelling a vacation, should you have to, and the following:

intro / Mom / cancelling the vacation / postponement / the difference / the flights / benefits of a law degree / customer service / points / seating / hot towel / insurance / dining reservations / Via Napoli / car rental / hotel / make a list / closing /

Links:

AAA Travel

U.S. Airways

Our DIS Meet 2014 Episode

Enterprise Rent-a-Car

Jennifer's Twitter

Glenn's Twitter

The GAR! Podcast Family on Facebook

The Make Mine Magic Podcast on Pinterest

The Make Mine Magic Facebook Page

 

Direct download: MMM48.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 7:34am PST

This week's episode of The Make Mine Magic Podcast includes discussion of Castle in the Sky, and the following:

intro / Studio Ghibli / The Wind Rises / Hayao Miyazaki / Castle in the Sky / Laputa / history / different versions / Gulliver's Travels / spoiler warning / steampunk / the plot / the chases / giant robots / memories / air pirates / love of the film / Robot Carnival / influences / other Ghibli films / what do you want to see? / ratings /

Links:

Glenn's review of Castle in the Sky

Glenn's review of The Wind Rises

Jennifer's Twitter

Glenn's Twitter

The GAR! Podcast Family on Facebook

The Make Mine Magic Podcast on Pinterest

The Make Mine Magic Facebook Page

 

Direct download: MMM47.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 7:55pm PST

This week's episode of The Make Mine Magic Podcast includes discussion of various Disney clubs, and the following:

intro / DVC / Caribbean Beach / wedding present / Disney Movie Club / tin box movies / extra-Disney / the Cinderella III warning / credit and goodies / Disney Movie Rewards / Disney Movies Anywhere / Muppets / Castaway Club / goodies / free presents / Mickey Mouse Club / GAR! / Fish Extenders / podcasts / Adventurers Club / shout outs / Club Cool / closing /

Links:

Disney Vacation Club

Disney Movie Club

Disney Movie Rewards

Disney Movies Anywhere

Castaway Club

The GAR! Podcast

Disney Fantasy 2013 Fish Extenders on Facebook

TCM Cruise 2014 Fish Extenders on Facebook

Magic: The Disney Fan Podcast

Disney Dream Girls Podcast

Enchanted Tiki Talk Podcast

DIS Unplugged

The Disney Food Blog

The DFB Podcast

Adventurers Club at Make Mine Magic

WDWNT Tunes

John Corigliano on Twitter

Glenn reviews the Coke Freestyle

Jennifer's Twitter

Glenn's Twitter

The GAR! Podcast Family on Facebook

The Make Mine Magic Podcast on Pinterest

The Make Mine Magic Facebook Page

Videos:

"Albuquerque" by 'Weird Al' Yankovic

 

Direct download: MMM46.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 7:16am PST

This week's episode of The Make Mine Magic Podcast includes discussion of the following:

intro / what we're about / birthday trip / Hamburger Mary's / AAA Travel / luggage tags / Raglan Road / Teppan Edo / Japan / Yak & Yeti / Be Our Guest / Via Napoli / Cape May Café / SciFi Dine-In / Anna and Elsa / slow mail / how Frozen should have ended / Hoppers / Frozen festivities / MagicBands / flights / fun Disney prep / TCM Cruise / suggestions / closing / packing tips /

Links:

Planning the Birthday Trip part 1

Hamburger Mary's in Orlando

Hamburger Mary's at French Fry Diary

AAA Travel

Raglan Road at French Fry Diary

Gail on Twitter

Yak & Yeti

Be Our Guest

Via Napoli

Sci-Fi Dine-In Theater

The GAR! Podcast

Jennifer's Twitter

Glenn's Twitter

The GAR! Podcast Family on Facebook

The Make Mine Magic Podcast on Pinterest

The Make Mine Magic Facebook Page

Videos:

How It Should Have Ended - Frozen

 

Direct download: MMM45.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 8:18am PST

This week's episode of The Make Mine Magic Podcast includes discussion of The Black Cauldron, and the following:

Jenn's own radio show / Princess Eilonwy / The Black Cauldron / animation changes / Lloyd Alexander's The Chronicles of Prydain / dark dark film / The Horned King / spoiler alerts / the Black Cauldron / that's some pig / plotholes / Gurgi / villains / bad parents / voice actors / Billie Hayes / mature content / the videotape cover legend / length / John Carter / ratings / dated / iffy Princess / Cinderella's stepsisters * / wannabe princess dating service / closing /

* For the record, Cinderella's stepsisters' names are actually Anastasia and Drizella.

Links:

Our Princess Episode

Glenn's review of The Black Cauldron

Glenn's review of John Carter

Our Maleficent Episode

Jennifer's Twitter

Glenn's Twitter

The Make Mine Magic Podcast on Pinterest

The GAR! Podcast Family on Facebook

The Make Mine Magic Facebook Page

 

Direct download: MMM44.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 7:37am PST

This week's episode of The Make Mine Magic Podcast includes discussion of 'planes, trains, and automobiles' (but not the movie) and the following:

fun with adjectives / intro / what all is Disney / ESPN / Delsea Drive-In / Planes: Fire & Rescue / the Cars world / food at the drive-in / formula plot / characters / sound nostalgia / the trailer / Hotel Hell / Guardians of the Galaxy again / train to Disney / bathroom / time warp / dinner / counting golden arches / Monorail love / pilot no more / Monorail talk / Metastasis / the three lines / Walk Around the World / renting a car / Universal / Harry Potter and the Simpsons / returning the car / cool places to eat? / from NJ to FLA in the car / South of the Border / the trip / MagiQuest / our brand new Facebook page / closing /

Links:

Our Guardians of the Galaxy episode

Glenn on Planes: Fire & Rescue

And this happened just this past week…

The first Planes: Fire & Rescue trailer

Gordon Ramsey's "Hotel Hell" at the Applegate River Lodge

Applegate River Lodge

Adam Warlock

Steak 'n Shake at French Fry Diary

Hamburger Mary's at French Fry Diary

South of the Border

MagiQuest

Jennifer's Twitter

Glenn's Twitter

The GAR! Podcast Family on Facebook

The Make Mine Magic Facebook Page

 

Direct download: MMM43.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 8:15am PST

This week's episode of The Make Mine Magic Podcast includes discussion of the late Robin Williams, and the following:

sad-ish episode / Robin Williams / Touchstone / warning label / Patch Adams / the bad / the dark / unscripted / Happy Days to Mork / stand up / improv / the Genie / depression / Christopher Reeve / Andy Dick / The Roots / Awakenings / animation tour / Lauren Bacall / condolences / tribute marathon / closing /

Links:

Glenn on Robin Williams

The GAR! Podcast on Robin Williams

"Genie, you're free"

Robin Williams and The Roots

Glenn on Lauren Bacall

Jennifer's Twitter

Glenn's Twitter

The GAR! Podcast Family on Facebook

The Make Mine Magic Facebook Page

 

Direct download: MMM42.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:21pm PST

This week's episode of The Make Mine Magic Podcast includes discussion of the Guardians of the Galaxy, and the following:

Spooky intro / spoiler alert / the originals / the comics / Star-Lord / Gamora / Rocket Raccoon / Groot / Drax the Destroyer / Ronan the Accuser / the baddies / movie continuity / the Pepsi Syndrome / anti-continuity / the humor / "I am Groot" / Merle Dixon / Yondu / the Nova Corps / it's got everything / the music / speculation / Nebula / Nathan Fillion / after-credits sequence / ratings / Jenn likes Groot / the great escape / Disney Infinity 2.0 / merchandising / closing /

Links:

Glenn on the original Guardians of the Galaxy

The GAR! Podcast

The Pepsi Syndrome

Glenn's spoiler-free review at Biff Bam Pop!

Glenn's spoiler-filled review of Guardians of the Galaxy

Biff Bam Pop! Box Office Predictions

Biff Bam Pop! Box Office Wrap-Up Report

Jennifer's Twitter

Glenn's Twitter

The GAR! Podcast Family on Facebook

 

Direct download: MMM41.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 7:26am PST

This week's episode of The Make Mine Magic Podcast includes discussion of the following:

Disney stuff / happy places / TCM Cruise / Art of Animation / Free Dining Plan / quick service vs. snack / breakfast in EPCOT / slammers and bums / early character buffet / bring back the Adventurers Club / Downtown Disney / dining reservations / FastPass and Magic Bands / Rock 'n' Roller Coaster / birthday / closing /

Links:

TCM Cruise

Art of Animation episode of MMM

AAA Travel

Adventurers Club on MMM

Rich Voza

The GAR! Podcast

Jennifer's Twitter

Glenn's Twitter

The GAR! Podcast Family on Facebook

 

Direct download: MMM40.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 7:23am PST

This week's episode of The Make Mine Magic Podcast includes discussion of Figment, and the following:

weather report / Florida weather / Enchanted Tiki Talk / Margaret Kerry / Figment / Journey into Imagination / different versions / ride for writers / in the ride / characters only in the parks / Figment the comic book / print and digital / merchandising / Jenn likes Figment / character? / the song / the voices / Billy Barty / closing /

And we misspoke, there was a Figment character walking around in the parks, we just never knew it, or saw him… now we have a mission…

Links:

Enchanted Tiki Talk Podcast

Enchanted Tiki Talk with Margaret Kerry

The DIS Unplugged

Journey into Imagination

South Jersey Writers

Disney Kingdoms

All Things Fun!

Comic Shop Locator

Jennifer's Twitter

Glenn's Twitter

The GAR! Podcast Family on Facebook

Videos:

Journey into Imagination with Figment

Direct download: MMM39.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 7:20am PST

This week's episode of The Make Mine Magic Podcast includes more discussion of the Disney Villains, and the following:

evil Glenn Walker / the 'other' villains / Gaston / Cinderella's family / McLeach / Prince Hans in Frozen / Madame Medusa / Mother Gothel and Orange Is the New Black / Villains Unleashed / Oogie Boogie vs. Batman / Jungle Book gang villains / Pinocchio / Heffalumps and Woozles / Madam Mim / Ratatouille / Robin Hood / Headless Horseman / The Horned King / scaring children / 'man' / too many villains / next / Big Bad Wolf / odds and ends / what is Pete? / Stitch / Pixar villains / the Phantom Blot / who's your favorite villain? / closing /

Links:

The first part of our Villains discussion

Disney Villains

List of Disney Villains

Our Frozen episode

Villains Unleashed

Our Pixar Theory discussion

The GAR! Podcast

Jennifer's Twitter

Glenn's Twitter

The GAR! Podcast Family on Facebook

Videos:

What the hell is Goofy?

 

Direct download: MMM38.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 2:47pm PST

This week's episode of The Make Mine Magic Podcast includes discussion of the Disney Villains, and the following:

franchise / villains event / what is a villain? / Frozen / Maleficent / The Evil Queen / Cruella de Vil / Ursula / Hades and mythology / Captain Hook / Jafar / Scar / the henchmen / Dr. Facilier / and the rest / Lotso / old Pete / juggling continuity / Tigger?? / the whole package / Jenn's advice for henchmen /

Please note: Glenn is old and forgetful. Triton is actually the son of Poseidon.

Links:

Villains Unleashed

Disney Villains

List of Disney Villains

Jennifer's Twitter

Glenn's Twitter

The GAR! Podcast Family on Facebook

Videos:

"Poor Unfortunate Souls" by the Jonas Brothers

Direct download: MMM37.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 9:21am PST

This week's episode of The Make Mine Magic Podcast includes discussion of the American Idol Experience, and the following:

Skype intro / American Idol / Superstar Television Theatre / the news with Larry / Idol Jenn / make-up and coaching / Idol intro / Mary Poppins sings Metallica / the prize / ageism / dream ticket / what's next / other attempts / the future / from the audience / closing /

Links:

The American Idol Experience

The GAR! Podcast

"American Idol"

Caleb Johnson's Twitter problems

Jennifer's Twitter

Glenn's Twitter

The GAR! Podcast Family on Facebook

 

Direct download: MMM_36.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 8:05am PST

This week's episode of The Make Mine Magic Podcast includes discussion of the Disney Heroes, and the following:

this episode / suggestions / what is a hero? / Cinderella / Bruce Willis as Cinderella / Hercules / Peter Pan / Brave / Robin Hood / Mowgli / Buzz and Woody / Wall-E / Up / Frozen / The Incredibles / Bolt / Aladdin and Spider-Man / Prince Phillip* / Beauty and the Beast / Stitch / The Lion King / motivation / support / who else? / Black Cauldron /

* Don't forget to check out our Maleficent Vs. Sleeping Beauty episode to find out why our opinions on Prince Phillip as a hero have changed since we recorded this one.

Links:

The Princess Episode

Glenn's Man of Steel review

Jennifer's Twitter

Glenn's Twitter

The GAR! Podcast Family on Facebook

 

Direct download: MMM34.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:17pm PST

This week's episode of The Make Mine Magic Podcast includes discussion of the films Maleficent and Sleeping Beauty, and the following:

controversial / pure evil / Glenn meets Maleficent / spoiler alert / backstory / two different stories / The Vampire Lestat / the secret origin / Superboy vs. Smallville / alignment reversal / political boundaries / the Three Good Fairies / typecasting / name changing / name prejudice / diluting the evil / Angelina Jolie / make-up! / sexist Glenn / Clive Barker's Maleficent / the good stuff / DVD release / rating / Phillip's no hero / annoying fairies / Elle Fanning / closing /

Links:

Jennifer's Twitter

Glenn's Twitter

The GAR! Podcast Family on Facebook

 

Direct download: MMM35.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 9:23am PST

This week's episode of The Make Mine Magic Podcast includes discussion of the 1964 New York World's Fair, and the following:

Memorial Day / 1964 New York World's Fair / Jean Shepherd / It's a Small World / WDW vs. Disneyland / 45 RPM / world unity / Jean Shepherd at It's a Small World / Jenn's notes / Carousel of Progress / "There's a Great Big Beautiful Tomorrow" / ride news / Ford Magic Skyway / Dinoland / Spaceship Earth / closing /

Links:

1964 New York World's Fair

Better Off Dead

Jean Shepherd

Jennifer's Twitter

Glenn's Twitter

The GAR! Podcast Family on Facebook

Videos:

The Carousel of Progress

Direct download: MMM33.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:09am PST

This week's episode of The Make Mine Magic Podcast includes discussion of the film X-Men: Days of Future Past, and the following:

Hugh Jackman's butt / X-Men #141-142 / guest-starring Superman / comics to film / official spoiler warning / Marvel licensing / the Byrne/Claremont era / spin-offs / comics ads of 1980 / the plot / X-Men as history / the psychology of Magneto / Quicksilver / coolest commercial / power shortage / Jennifer Lawrence as Mystique / the action / happy endings / Stryker? / anti-origins / Mickey-heads / the Apocalypse afterburner /

Links:

Days of Future Past on Wikipedia

Glenn's spoiler-filled Godzilla review

The Princess Episode

"The Flash" trailer at Biff Bam Pop!

Glenn's X-Men: Days of Future Past review

Jennifer's Twitter

Glenn's Twitter

The GAR! Podcast Family on Facebook

Videos:

The Quicksilver Carl's Jr. (not Jack in the Box) commercial

Direct download: MMM32.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 9:06am PST

This week's episode of The Make Mine Magic Podcast includes discussion of the following:

intro / pilot #1 / other podcasts / squeaky / love-hate / pilot #2 / Adventureland / Pirates of Caribbean / the influence of the movies / hidden Johnny Depps / dark ride / new vs. old / first impression / the drop / the big room / air conditioning / lines / family fun / we wants the redhead / pilot #3 / Swiss Family Treehouse / Florida weather / Magic Carpets of Aladdin / watch the camels / Jungle Cruise / accessibility / lines / Enchanted Tiki Room / revolving door management / tradition / improvement / closing / what's next /

Links:

Jennifer's Twitter

Glenn's Twitter

The GAR! Podcast Family on Facebook

Videos:

"Skipper Dan" by 'Weird Al' Yankovic

Direct download: MMM31.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:51pm PST

This week's episode of The Make Mine Magic Podcast includes discussion of Beauty and the Beast, its 'problems,' and the following:

Beauty and the Beast / who is this guy? / the time problem / the enchantress / Belle likes jerks / it's magic… we don't have to explain it / the portrait / the rose / Chip / whose clothes? / the monster next door / Le Fou / Gaston / enchanted household items / the town / the mirror / "Be Our Guest" / snowball fight / King Adam? / the B word / Monsieur D'Arque / the hunter / magic cures all / the ugly prince / unnecessary analysis /

Links:

BuzzFeed's 12 Questions Disney Forgot to Answer

The Pineland Players

Beauty and the Beast by The Pineland Players

30 Things You Didn't Know

17 Curious and Unsettling Questions

10 Things That Still Bother Me

Answers to the 12 Questions

Jennifer's Twitter

Glenn's Twitter

The GAR! Podcast Family on Facebook

Videos:

"Be Our Guest"

 

Direct download: MMM30.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:00pm PST

This week's episode of The Make Mine Magic Podcast includes discussion of the Disney Princesses, and the following:

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royal opening / starlight / what is a princess? / Belle / podcast cosplay / ages / Arial / parents / Cinderella / Glenn's family / the glass slipper / Mulan / Pocahontas / the evolution of the Disney Princess / Tiana / Merida / Snow White / Rapunzel / Jasmine / Vanellope and Atta / the Marvel Princesses / Leia / who did we leave out? /

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Links:

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<a href="http://disney.wikia.com/wiki/Disney_Princess">List of and Trivia on the Disney Princesses</a><p>

<a href="http://www.peterdavid.net/2010/04/19/disney-heroines-roundtable/">Peter David's Disney Heroines Roundtable</a><p>

<a href="http://youtu.be/4DE5a80I8EU">"Just Around the Riverbend"</a><p>

<a href="http://youtu.be/wbVlGESh9Mc">"I've Got a Dream"</a><p>

<a href="https://twitter.com/Journeyfer">Jennifer's Twitter</a><p>

<a href="https://twitter.com/monsura">Glenn's Twitter</a><p>

 

<a href="https://www.facebook.com/groups/garpodcast/">The GAR! Podcast Family on Facebook</a><p>

Direct download: MMM29.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 7:28am PST

This week's episode of The Make Mine Magic Podcast includes discussion of the NJ DIS Meet Weekend 2014, and the following:

intro / inspiration / NJ DIS Meet Weekend / Give Kids the World / the Tastykake eating competition / speed DIS-ing / Applebee's / the auctions / the booty / GKTW redux / DIS Unplugged live / the power of Pete / fans / vacation planning / the buffet, but the fries / the games / DIS After Dark / Comedy On Demand / donations and generosity / podcast tips / who's your favorite Princess? / closing / getting it /

Links:

The DIS Unplugged Podcast

In Memory of Bob Varley

The NJ DIS Meet Weekend 2013

The NJ DIS Meet Weekend 2014

Give Kids the World

Tastykake

Last year's Tastykake eating competition

Hilton Breakfast at French Fry Diary

Elks buffet at French Fry Diary

The DIS Boards All Things Fun!

Jellyrolls

Comedy On Demand

"Stay out of the damn lakes!"

Jennifer's Twitter

Glenn's Twitter

The GAR! Podcast Family on Facebook

Videos:

Jenn and Teresa with Comedy On Demand

 

Direct download: MMM28.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 6:31pm PST

This week's episode of The Make Mine Magic Podcast includes discussion of Pleasure Island, and the following:

funny looks / Pleasure Island / nightlife / Adventurers Club / New Year's Eve / Comedy Warehouse / West End Stage / 8 Trax / Rock 'n' Roll Beach Club / clubbing / Mannequins / shopping / shopping / Fireworks Factory / Empress Lily / restaurants / the name / back in the day / Downtown Disney / Sassagoula / Disney Springs / lottery dreams / closing /

Links:

Pleasure Island

Adventurers Club

The Legendary Wid

Rich Voza

Raglan Road at French Fry Diary

Cookes of Dublin at French Fry Diary

Announcing Disney Springs

Glenn blogs about The Adventurers Club

Jennifer's Adventurers Club videos

Jennifer's Twitter

Glenn's Twitter

The GAR! Podcast Family on Facebook

 

Direct download: MMM26.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 8:04am PST

This week's episode of The Make Mine Magic Podcast includes discussion of Pixar, and the following:

no bicker zone / John Lasseter / Toy Story / rebellion against the humans / Toy Story 2 / A Bug's Life / Monsters Inc. / Finding Nemo / park connections / The Incredibles / Cars / Ratatouille / Wall-E / Up / Toy Story 3 / Brave / Monsters University / coming soon / Newt / the Pixar shorts / closing /

Links:

Pixar

Glenn's John Carter review

Glenn's Finding Nemo review

Glenn's Wall-E review

Glenn's Up review

Glenn's Brave review

Jennifer's Twitter

Glenn's Twitter

The GAR! Podcast Family on Facebook

Videos:

"Put That Thing Back Where It Came From Or So Help Me…"

 

Direct download: MMM25.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 7:46am PST

This week's episode of The Make Mine Magic Podcast includes discussion of Captain America The Winter Soldier, and the following:

DIS Meet / Give Kids the World / Disney Princess parents / Camden Comic Con / spoiler warning / Maleficent / Winter Soldier / the origin of Captain America / SHIELD on TV and in film / Disney movies / Marvel in the parks / Avengers Academy on the Cruise / the Falcon / flaws / the kiss / Chris Evans is Captain America / Chris Hemsworth / Man of Steel / killing and violence / Robert Redford / our ratings / credits sequences / Ant-Man / upcoming /

Links:

DIS Meet

DIS Unplugged Podcast

Give Kids the World

Glenn on NJ DIS Meet 2013

Rich Voza

Rutt's Hut

Camden Comic Con

Glenn's Agents of SHIELD reviews at Biff Bam Pop!

Glenn's review of Captain America The First Avenger

Avengers Academy on the Disney Cruise

Glenn's Man of Steel review

Biff Bam Pop!

Jennifer's Twitter

Glenn's Twitter

The GAR! Podcast Family on Facebook

Direct download: MMM27.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 7:03am PST

This week's episode of The Make Mine Magic Podcast includes discussion of Pixar, and the following:

confused intro / animation festivals / Bill Plympton / Jon Negroni's Pixar Theory / Glenn's Trucks and Cars connection / sequels / Incredibles is Watchmen / Easter eggs / John Lasseter invite / Jessie and Andy's Mom again / Party Central / theory delirious /

Links:

Pixar

Kickstarter to Restore the Roxy

Spike and Mike

Bill Plympton

The Pixar Theory

Jon Negroni

The True Identity of Andy's Mom Will Blow Your Mind

Glenn's Cars 2 review from 2011

Jennifer's Twitter

Glenn's Twitter

The GAR! Podcast Family on Facebook

Videos:

Planes: Fire & Rescue trailer

 

Direct download: MMM24_copy.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 8:46pm PST

This week's episode of The Make Mine Magic Podcast includes discussion of the film Muppets Most Wanted, and the following:

studio naming / Disney podcast shout outs / Muppets Most Wanted / sequels / evil twins / name the Muppets / favorite Muppets / other Muppet shows / Ricky Gervais / plot holes / Ty Burrell / Statler and Waldorf / meta-acting / Six Degrees of Kevin Bacon / guest stars / the music / Tina Fey / the Superman-Kermit acting technique / Fandango experience /

Links:

DIS Unplugged

Magic - The Disney Fan Podcast

"The High Life"

The DFB Podcast

French Fry Diary

Disney Dream Girls Podcast

Muppets Most Wanted

"Muppets Tonight"

Glenn's short review of Admission

Jennifer's Twitter

Glenn's Twitter

The GAR! Podcast Family on Facebook

Videos:

"We're Doing a Sequel"

 

Direct download: MMM23_copy.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:09am PST

This week's episode of The Make Mine Magic Podcast includes discussion of ten tips to make your Disney trip more Magical, and the following:

intro / not Universal / character tips / Frozen / fish extenders / passport to the world / autographs / easy Guest Relations help / airport presents / Give Kids the World / character dining / Disney Dining Plan / Disney Visa benefits / easy peasy lemon squeezy freebie souvenirs / giddy closing /

Links:

our Frozen episode

our fish extender episode

Pineland Players

Give Kids the World

Winnie the Pooh vs. Glenn

Disney Visa

AAA Travel

Jennifer's Twitter

Glenn's Twitter

The GAR! Podcast Family on Facebook

 

Direct download: MMM22_copy.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 8:58am PST

This week's episode of The Make Mine Magic Podcast continues discussion of Walt Disney World's thrill rides, and the following:

something funny / Indiana Jones / the stunt show / Disneyland Indy ride / Pirates of the Caribbean / Big Thunder Mountain / updated interactive queue / Splash Mountain / Song of the South / the queue and the drop / WEDway PeopleMover / Space Mountain / Body Wars / simulator rides / check with your physician / Avatar / closing /

Links:

Thrill Rides Podcast, part 1

Body Wars

Cranium Command

Jennifer's Twitter

Glenn's Twitter

The GAR! Podcast Family on Facebook

Videos:

Pirates of the Caribbean ride

Body Wars ride

 

Direct download: MMM21_copy.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 8:28am PST

This week's episode of The Make Mine Magic Podcast includes concluding discussion of Jennifer's December trip to WDW, especially Hollywood Studios and Animal Kingdom, and the following:

numbers / girls gone wild / Hollywood Studios / Oscar's Super Service / Sid Caheunga's One-of-a-Kind / Great Movie Ride / Star Tours / Wreck-It Ralph / character meet and greets / Fantasmic! / Tower of Terror / Animal Kingdom / Wild Africa Trek / Expedition Everest / Festival of the Lion King / dinosaur rides / missed attractions / wrap-up /

Links:

Oscar's Super Service

Sid Caheunga's One-of-a-Kind

Great Movie Ride

MMM Podcast on Osborne Lights

MMM Podcast on Finding Nemo show

Jennifer's Twitter

Glenn's Twitter

The GAR! Podcast Family on Facebook

 

Direct download: MMM20_copy.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 8:41am PST

This week's episode of The Make Mine Magic Podcast includes continuing discussion of Jennifer's December trip to WDW, especially the Magic Kingdom, and the following:

episode number confusion / Steve Martin / entering Magic Kingdom / Peter Pan's Flight / Snow White and Winnie the Pooh / Mickey's PhilharMagic / Princesses / Friar's Nook / the new Fantasyland / Enchanted Tales with Belle / Haunted Mansion / Small World of Pirates / Jingle Cruise / Double Dumbo / Great Goofini / Sword in the Stone / Sorcerers of the Magic Kingdom / Jungle Book baddies / Jenn Vs. the Legion of Doom / Tomorrowland /

Links:

Steve Martin goes to Paris France

Mickey's PhilharMagic

Friar's Nook at French Fry Diary

Portal at the Non-Gamer's Gamer's Blog

Sorcerers of the Magic Kingdom

MagiQuest Jennifer's Twitter Glenn's Twitter The GAR! Podcast Family on Facebook

Videos:

Introduction to Sorcerers of the Magic Kingdom

Direct download: MMM19_copy.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 7:20am PST

This week's episode of The Make Mine Magic Podcast includes continuing discussion of Jennifer's December trip to WDW, this time specifically World Showcase, and the following:

Disney intro / World Showcase / Mexico / Three Caballeros / Norway / Trolls / Princesses / China / African Outpost / hours and bathrooms / Mark and Ben / Epic Mickey 2 / Japan / Morocco / changing restaurants / Off Kilter / authentic British food / the mom meter /

Links:

The Three Caballeros

Our Frozen episode

Off Kilter

Yorkshire chips at French Fry Diary

Jennifer's Twitter

Glenn's Twitter The GAR! Podcast Family on Facebook

 

Direct download: MMM17_copy.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 2:07pm PST

This week's episode of The Make Mine Magic Podcast includes continuing discussion of Jennifer's December trip to WDW, and the following:

re-intro / Friday the 13th / Maleficent / Innoventions / StormStruck / Where's the Fire? / The Sum of All Thrills / east or west / games / Soarin' / Sunshine Seasons / the mystery of bacon / Journey into Imagination / Captain EO / The Living Seas / Ellen's Energy Adventure / Mission: Space / Test Track /

Links:

StormStruck

Glenn's review of StormStruck

Soarin'

Jennifer's Twitter Glenn's Twitter The GAR! Podcast Family on Facebook

Videos:

Clip from Captain EO (in 2D)

"A Manatee Sneezed on Me" by John Flynn

 

Direct download: MMM16_copy.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 8:39pm PST

This week's episode of The Make Mine Magic Podcast includes discussion of Jennifer's December trip to WDW, and the following: 

Disney girls gone wild / Pop Century icons / Art of Animation food court / lodging / parkhopping / Magical Express / customer service / extra magic hours / EPCOT / Spaceship Earth / Club Cool / Starbucks / 

Links: 

Tommy Smothers and his yo-yo

Make Mine Magic 13: Mickey's Very Merry Christmas Party

Beverly

Jennifer's Twitter

Glenn's Twitter

The GAR! Podcast Family on Facebook

 

Direct download: MMM15_copy.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 3:55pm PST

This week's episode of The Make Mine Magic Podcast includes discussion of our Disney Cruise History, and the following:

fun / big ship little ship / Castaway Club / first time on the Disney Magic / sick on the boat / unannounced specials / magic portals / veranda / Castaway Cay / Eoin Colfer / backstage tours / the lobby / holidays / magnet reminder / outside activities / sharing the experience / making new friends / the scorecard / placeholder cruise / ports / upgrading /

Links:

Castaway Club

AAA Travel

Castaway Cay

Eoin Colfer

Jennifer's Twitter

Glenn's Twitter The GAR! Podcast Family on Facebook

Videos

The Poseidon Adventure trailer

Direct download: MMM12_copy.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:08pm PST

This week's episode of The Make Mine Magic Podcast includes discussion of Walt Disney World Thrill Rides, and the following:

ten / Rock 'n' Roller Coaster / chicken doors / Aerosmith / Disney efficiency / single rider line / testing Test Track / Test Track old and new / Maelstrom / Twilight Zone Tower of Terror / the premise / the ride old and new / Expedition Everest / the Yeti / the view / Dinosaur /

Links:

Rock 'n' Roller Coaster Starring Aerosmith

Test Track

Maelstrom

The Twilight Zone Tower of Terror

Expedition Everest

Dinosaur

Jennifer's Twitter

Glenn's Twitter

The GAR! Podcast Family on Facebook

Direct download: MMM10_copy.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:55pm PST

This week's episode of The Make Mine Magic Podcast includes discussion of the new Disney feature film Saving Mr. Banks, and the following:

spoiler warning / Saving Mr. Banks / inspired by a true story / the performances / the Sherman Brothers / a difficult woman / father and daughter / acting and mimicry / parallel storytelling / JM Barrie and Peter Pan / Walt Disney / smoking / empire / Regal Moorestown Mall / the music / who's savin' who / potential DVD extras / Paul Giamatti /

Links:

The GAR! Podcast talks about Harlan Ellison talking about Saving Mr. Banks

Make Mine Magic 09: Backstage Tours

French Fry Diary

Elevation Burger at French Fry Diary

Vulture.com Fact Checks the Movie

Videos

Saving Mr. Banks trailer

Harlan's Ellison's review of Saving Mr. Banks (perhaps NSFW)

The Boys: The Sherman Brothers Story trailer

Direct download: MMM18_copy.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:18pm PST