Make Mine Magic Podcast 67: The Wizarding World of Harry Potter

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This week’s episode of The Make Mine Magic Podcast includes discussion of Harry Potter at Universal, and the following:

Harry Potter intro / special guest Kat / the trip / team members / the map / Simpsons / retail / cosplay / Escape from Gringrotts / Hogwarts Express / the word Glenn is thinking of is dementors / butterbeer / Three Broomsticks / Forbidden Journey / mythology land / the Cat in the Hat / pricing and cost / CityWalk / Rising Star / Magic Bands in Universal / closing

Links:

CityWalk’s Rising Star

The Potato Onion Web at French Fry Diary

Jennifer’s Twitter

Glenn’s Twitter

The GAR! Podcast Family on Facebook

The Make Mine Magic Podcast on Pinterest

The Make Mine Magic Podcast on iTunes

The Make Mine Magic Facebook Page

 

Make Mine Magic Podcast 65: Hamburger Mary’s and Give Kids the World

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

opening / live in Florida / Hamburger Mary’s / Leigh Shannon’s Cabaret / cleavage / Wil Wheaton / Give Kids the World / NJ DIS Meet Weekend 2015 / participating restaurants / weather left behind / Katie’s Kitchen / engineer Jenn / Lori’s Magical Flight / alternate spring break / magical moment / closing /

Links:

Hamburger Mary’s

First trip to Hamburger Mary’s on French Fry Diary

Leigh Shannon

Leigh Shannon’s Cabaret on Facebook

The Dumpsta Players

French Fry Diary

Give Kids the World

The DIS Unplugged

NJ DIS Meet Weekend

Jennifer’s Twitter

Glenn’s Twitter

The GAR! Podcast Family on Facebook

The Make Mine Magic Podcast on Pinterest

The Make Mine Magic Podcast on iTunes

The Make Mine Magic Facebook Page

 

Make Mine Magic Podcast 58: Ticket to Ride

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

refrigerator magnets / letter tickets / F ticket / If You Had Wings / Hedwig and the Angry Owl / tickets are for kids / A on Main Street / mystery Carousel / Main Street Cinema / double the Dumbo / Mike Fink’s boats / Snowy interlude / Grand Prix Raceway / gone but not forgotten rides / water and insurance / Swiss Family Treehouse / beware of falling buckets / Admiral Joe Fowler / Tiki Room mismanagement / E for awesome / 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea / Country Bears / Hall of Presidents / Haunted Mansion updates / the mythical Friar’s Nook / non-authentic / rescheduled birthday trip / Chickenman closing /

Links:

Delta Dreamflight

Tomorrowland trailer

The GAR! Podcast on Action Park

Last episode on hopes for the new Great Movie Ride

Rich Voza

The mythical Friar’s Nook

Chickenman

Jennifer’s Twitter

Glenn’s Twitter

The GAR! Podcast Family on Facebook

The Make Mine Magic Podcast on Pinterest

The Make Mine Magic Podcast on iTunes

The Make Mine Magic Facebook Page

Videos:

Delta Dreamflight

20,000 Leagues Under the Sea

Make Mine Magic Podcast 57: The Grab Bag Episode

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

intro #57 / what we’re about / the sorcerer’s hat / pin trading / the Great Movie Ride / John Wayne / Universal horror / Universal horror at Universal / holiday goodies / Frozen snowglobe / holiday troubles / Disney Infinity / new Polynesian lobby / other resorts / no more Off Kilter / new idea for Canada / closing /

Links:

TCM Classic Cruise Episodes

Our Pin Trading Episode

John Corigliano’s Twitter

John’s pics of new Polynesian lobby

Off Kilter

Biff Bam Pop!

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

 

Make Mine Magic Podcast 43: Planes, Trains, and Automobiles

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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

 

Make Mine Magic Podcast 32: X-Men: Days of Future Past

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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

Make Mine Magic Podcast 29: The Princess Episode

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

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? /

Links:

List of and Trivia on the Disney Princesses

Peter David’s Disney Heroines Roundtable

“Just Around the Riverbend”

“I’ve Got a Dream”

Jennifer’s Twitter

Glenn’s Twitter

The GAR! Podcast Family on Facebook

Jenn and Glenn, your hosts!

Make Mine Magic Podcast 27: Captain America The Winter Soldier

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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

Make Mine Magic Podcast 22: Ten Magical Tips

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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

 

Make Mine Magic Podcast 21: WDW Thrill Rides part 2

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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