• LEGOLAND Florida adds Discounts for Early Purchase

    by  • February 18, 2013


    Central Florida themeparks have been chomping at the bit to try variable priced themepark tickets for a few years now. Newcomer LEGOLAND Florida is the first to give it a try. Same day tickets are still available, but guests who book early can save more on their tickets. There is a catch though, you...

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    “Bambi Meets Godzilla” lovingly restored by a fan

    by  • February 17, 2013


    I first saw the animated short “Bambi meets Godzilla” at one of the many animation festivals that came through Portland in the late 80s, early 90s. Most likely at a Mike and Spikes festival at Cinema 21. The short was a popular feature of the animation art show and as time went on the...

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    Bands, Brew & BBQ Rocks SeaWorld Orlando

    by  • February 14, 2013


    Editor: Please welcome guest author Jessica Floria who took our invitation from SeaWorld to enjoy this event and returned with this terrific post: SeaWorld Orlando’s Bands, Brew & BBQ kicked off last weekend with great food, lots of entertainment and an amazing concert featuring Jerrod Niemann and Chris Young. The event area opens at...

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    Worst airport prank ever by Nivea (video)

    by  • February 14, 2013


    I’ve seen some pretty horrible pranks over time, but I think this one goes to far into the realm of Kafka-esque. I’m pretty sure I’d be considering my legal options if it happened to me. International personal hygene brand Nivea arranged to prank German airport passengers with the goal of infalting their stress levels...

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    NBC Universal Sells Itself to Comcast

    by  • February 12, 2013

    a few of the properties owned by NBC Uni

    Cable giant Comcast already owned around 51% of NBC Universal, but today it announced a deal to buy the rest of the company. This places the TV, film, news, online properties, and theme parks of NBC Universal of under the leadership of the same company that’s in charge of delivering those properties to viewers....

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    Mardi Gras Kicks off with LightHouse Concert at Universal Orlando

    by  • February 7, 2013

    The all-new ÒElegance of IndiaÓ float at Universal OrlandoÕs 2013 Mardi Gras parade celebrates the magic of Bollywood, complete with exotic fabrics and hypnotic dances of color and light.

    Orlando will be rocking this weekend, but there’s only one place where the good times roll. Alternative rock band Lifehouse kicks off Universal Orlando’s Mardi Gras celebration this Saturday, Feb. 9 with a live performance on the Music Plaza stage. With popular hits like “Hanging By A Moment,” “You and Me” and “Whatever It...

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    Smash Season 2 Premiere Review

    by  • February 6, 2013


    The ratings were dismal. Over 4 million watched with only a 1.1 rating… ouch. Those numbers are incredibly unfortunate; as the show’s return after a much talked about (and for the wrong reason) premiere season was pretty fantastic in this writer’s eyes. The biggest distracters from last season were removed, including Ellis, the annoying...

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    Hit by a Bus* SuperCut

    by  • February 6, 2013


    Hit by a Bus* is a video compilation of nearly every time a person is hit by a bus (or a car or other vehicle, but mostly a bus) by accident in film and TV. Yeah, even James Earl Jones. Thanks(?) to Harry Hanrahan for putting all this together in one of his supercuts....

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