On today’s news episode, we discuss the possibility of Disney buying a major movie studio,  how theaters are responding to Disney wanting a higher ticket share for Star Wars, and why it pays to be an Annual Passholder at Walt Disney World.


  • Disney Has Been in Talks to Buy Most of 21th Century Fox – The Business Insider
  • Disney’s Requirements for the New Star Wars Movie Have Angered Some Theater Owners – The Business Insider
  • Disney Ends Ban on LA Times Amid Fierce Backlash – New York Times
  • Thor: Ragnorok Has a $121 Million Box Office Debut – Orlando Sentinel
  • Entire Cast Announced for New Lion King Movie – Twitter
  • Disney Parks Announces 2 Holiday Specials for 2017 – Kenny the Pirate and photos of them filming – WDW Magic
  • WDW Announces Annual Passholder Discounts for Early 2018 – The Dis and for Canadian Residents for the Holiday Season – The Dis
  • Annual Passholder Previews for Sunset Seasons Greeting Began this Past Weekend – WDW Magic
  • 2017s MVMCP lineup and schedules have been released – WDW Magic
  • Unwrap the Magic of the Holidays with a Special Tour at WDW – Disney Parks Blog
  • Outdoor Seating Area Opens at Cosmic Ray’s Starlight Cafe – WDWNT
  • Tomorrowland Terrace Now Available for Mobile Ordering Only – WDWMagic
  • Otterbox to Bring New Phone Cases to U.S. Parks – WDWNT
  • “Flurry of Fun” Snacks at Hollywood Studios – Disney Parks Blog

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