Mousetalgia Episode 553: Disneyland’s 55ers, Haunted Mansion’s 50th
This week, Team Mousetalgia speaks with author/historian David Koenig about Disneyland’s “55ers” – the men and women who opened Walt Disney’s Disneyland. From the original glass blower to bakery workers, David tells the stories from the people that saw Walt walking down Main Street U.S.A. in person. Then, Jeff ponders the Haunted Mansion’s 50th anniversary. We offer speculation about Disneyland’s recently announced after-hours event and the introduce DoomBuggies’ and Disney By The Bay’s own special dinner event in honor of the Haunted Mansion’s birthday – and tickets are now available! Plus – Bob Gurr’s new book, ACE Comic Con welcomes some Avengers, Pottery Barn Star Wars for babies, Netflix is doomed, and more!