In this weeks show we’ll discuss our thoughts on Disney’s new “D23″ program. Pete Werner and Walter Echols talk about their recent 4 night cruise on board the Disney Wonder and Teresa Echols and Kathy Werling discuss the new BK Whopper Bar at Universal Orlando. All that plus Roundtable Rapidfire on this edition of the [...]
Author Archive: Corey Martin
I was born and raised in New Orleans and received my degree from Louisiana State University in Graphic Design. I did the WDW College program during the summer of 1997 as a Blizzard Beach Lifeguard. Moved to Orlando immediately after college and started with the DIS shortly after in 2001. I am currently the President of the DIS, including disboards.com and wdwinfo.com, and a member of the DIS Unplugged podcast team. I am the proud father of two beautiful children (Ferris and Finley) and husband to an incredible wife and mother. I have a passion for Art, Design, Technology, Photography, Social Media, and Sushi. Other organizations I am involved with include the Down Syndrome Association of Central Florida and the LSU Alumni of Central Florida.
In this weeks show we’ll tell you about our experience riding on a float during Universal Orlando’s Mardi Gras celebration. John Magi and Kevin Klose present part 2 of their Disney Cruise Line primer. All that plus this weeks news and Roundtable Rapidfire on this weeks edition of the DIS Unplugged. The DIS Unplugged podcast [...]
Virgin Megastore CEO Simon Wright announced that they would be closing all Virgin Megastores around the country this summer, including the one at Downtown Disney West Side. The projected closing date is May 31, 2009. Located near House of Blues and Disney Quest, this is one of the largest buildings at Downtown Disney West Side [...]
It’s safe to say that the majority of people that come to Walt Disney World pack a bathing suit for their trip, whether they end up using it or not is another thing. For me, it’s one of the first things I think about. Does my bathing suit still fit? Is it time to upgrade? [...]
Julie and I went to Velvet Sessions Thursday night to see Jimi Jamison (the lead singer from Survivor) at the Hard Rock Hotel. These songs take me way back to the 7-inch record days of my childhood with songs like “Eye of the Tiger”, “I can’t Hold Back”, “The Search Is Over”, “Burning Heart”, and [...]
Well, last night we took advantage of the Extra Magic Hours at Animal Kingdom for the first time. It was not crowded at all and the weather was cool and crisp (this was our first time at Animal Kingdom when it was not steaming hot). We were able to ride Expedition Everest twice, back to [...]