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    Pittsburgh's Toonseum Says Happy Birthday to Hayao Miyazaki With Screenings Throughout January

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    Pittsburgh-- Hayao Miyazaki Screenings Throughout January at the ToonSeum Throughout the month of January, The ToonSeum is proud to present a series of film screenings celebrating the birthday of one of the world's most accomplished artists, Hayao Miyazaki. The filmmaker turns 70 years old on January 5th. Often called the "Walt Disney of Japan," Miyazaki and Studio Ghibli reinvigorated the Japanese animation industry in the 1980's and 90's with a string of genre-defying masterpieces...
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    Blair Underwood and Family Visit Universal Orlando Resort

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    © 2010 Universal Orlando Resort. All rights reserved Photo Credit: Kevin Kolczynski, Universal Orlando Resort Cowabunga Dude - Actor Blair Underwood stopped by with children Blake (9) and Paris (13) to kid around with Bart and Homer Simpson while visiting Universal Orlando Resort on December 28, 2010. Underwood, along with wife, Desiree, and their three children, was hosted for the day to enjoy award-winning attractions like The Simpsons Ride at both Universal Orlando theme parks. The Simpsons...
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    Tom Felton Visits The Wizarding World of Harry Potter at Universal Orlando Resort

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    © 2010 Universal Orlando Resort. All rights reserved Photo Credit: Kevin Kolczynski, Universal Orlando Resort Tom Felton, who portrays Draco Malfoy in the blockbuster Harry Potter film series, visited with the Beauxbatons at The Wizarding World of Harry Potter during his recent visit to Universal Orlando Resort on December 28. After enjoying Butterbeer with his friends and visiting Hogwarts castle, Felton spent the rest of his Universal Orlando vacation enjoying the rides and attractions at...
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    Give The Gift of Inspiration - A Ticket to CTN animation eXpo 2011

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    Only 24 hours left to save 20%. "Sharing the CTN Spirit this Holiday Season" Give the gift of inspiration! Full Event Passport to CTNX 2011 Discount Code: CTNXMAS Good for any 1-day or 3-day Pass Offer good until December 24, 2010 midnight Burbank Marriott Convention Center 2500 Hollywood Way Burbank, CA 91505 Map to the event Examiner.com [Los Angeles] "... With a feel that focuses more on the business side of the industry, one expo in particular is very unique, standing out from...
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    "Being Erica" Season Three Premiers On SOAPNET January 26,2011

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    B eing Erica Third season premieres Wednesday, January 26, 2011 @ 11pm ET/PT When we first met thirty-something Erica Strange two years ago, she was single, working a dead-end job, and had little hope for the future. A "chance" meeting with the mysterious Dr. Tom altered her life when he began allowing her to travel back in time to make some changes and get a "do-over" with her past regrets. In Season Three, Erica finds herself overwhelmed with trying to start a new business with...
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    Cracking Vault Disney with Jim Korkis - Orlando Public Library Jan. 8th, 2011

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    _____________________________________________________________ Jimi Kunkel Community Relations Specialist | Orange County Library System phone: 407.835.7482 | fax: 407.835.7643 | www.ocls.info 101 E. Central Blvd.| Orlando | Florida | 32801 kunkel.james@ocls.info ****Florida has a very broad Public Records Law. Virtually all written communications to or from State and Local officials are public records available to the public and media upon request. The Orange County Library System policy does not...
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    Be A Holiday Hero And Bring A Family Member To LEGOLAND® For Free

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    760.918.5346 faq@LEGOLAND.com Become a Member today! Visit www.LEGOLAND.com/membership for complete details. Extended Hours at LEGOLAND Water Park! We've added more days of fun at LEGOLAND Water Park! December Saturday - Sunday 12:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. www.LEGOLANDWaterPark.com BE A HOLIDAY HERO 4 days left to bring a family member to LEGOLAND ® for free! This is your big chance to be a HERO! Get out of the house and get to LEGOLAND with an extra friend or family member for FREE! Don't...
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    New Weekly Web Show Captures All the Orlando Attractions Fun

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    Orlando, Fla. Dec. 22, 2010 - There's a new way to keep up with what's new and happening in the world of theme parks and attractions in Orlando. A new free weekly video show has been launched. It's called "Orlando Attractions Magazine - The Show". Each Thursday a new 10 to 30 minute show is released in HD on YouTube and as a video podcast on iTunes. Each episode and its description can be found at AttractionsMagazine.com/TheShow Each show is hosted by two of four local hosts...
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    Official "Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides" Synopsis Released by Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures

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    Captain Jack Sparrow (Johnny Depp) finds himself on an unexpected journey to the fabled Fountain of Youth when a woman from his past (Penelope Cruz) forces him aboard the Queen Anne’s Revenge, the ship of the formidable pirate Blackbeard (Ian McShane) in "Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides. " Produced by Jerry Bruckheimer and directed by Rob Marshall, this upcoming Walt Disney Pictures release (which hits theaters on May 20, 2011) captures the fun, adventure and humor that...
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    Disney On Broadway Veterans Ashley Brown (Mary Poppins) & Josh Strickland (Tarzan) To Appear in "Sir Tim Rice & Friends"

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    BROADWAY PERFORMERS ANNOUNCED FOR “SIR TIM RICE & FRIENDS” A ONE NIGHT ONLY CONCERT, PART OF THE 10 TH ANNUAL NEW YORK TIMES ARTS & LEISURE WEEKEND CELEBRATION FRIDAY, JANUARY 7 TH AT 6PM Cast to Feature Broadway Veterans Ashley Brown, Heidi Blickenstaff, Merle Dandridge, Christopher Jackson, Tshidi Manye, Josh Strickland and Alton Fitzgerald White FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE (Wednesday, December 22, 2010) – DISNEY THEATRICAL PRODUCTIONS today announced the cast of Broadway performers...
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    D23's Disney Geek's latest episode - #20 - is here

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    A brand new episode of “D23’s Disney Geek” (#20!) is now online! In this episode: - “Tim Burton’s Alice in Wonderland,” “Tangled,” “Toy Story 3” and “Modern Family” garner Golden Globe Award nominations - “TRON: Legacy” screenwriters Adam Horowitz and Eddy Kitsis reveal their favorite scene in the new movie - Beautiful, new artwork unveiled for Disney’s Art of Animation Resort at Walt Disney World - The Disney...
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    The Lion King To Become Seventh Longest-Running Broadway Show On Sunday, Jan. 2

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    DISNEY’S THE LION KING TO BECOME SEVENTH LONGEST-RUNNING SHOW IN BROADWAY HISTORY ON SUNDAY, JANUARY 2 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE (Wednesday, December 22, 2010) - Disney’s landmark musical event, THE LION KING, will celebrate another remarkable milestone when it plays its 5,462 nd performance on Sunday, January 2, 2011 (matinee) to become the seventh longest-running show in Broadway history. THE LION KING moves up the top ten list of long runs, passing Disney’s beloved inaugural musical...
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    From the Disney Cruise Line - A Revealing Look At The Disney Dream As It Sails Your Way

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    Disney Dream ™ is coming home. Over the next several weeks, we’re revealing even more magic as the new Disney Dream sails your way. Dear Hill Family, Great news! We’re preparing the ship of your dreams—the new, Disney Dream . And now, she’s sailing all the way from Papenburg, Germany, en route to Port Canaveral, Florida. Best of all, you can join us at disneycruise.com/dream . Your host, Cruise Director Rachel Quinn, will take you through all sorts of special interviews...
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    T'was the Season of Giving at Disneyland Resort

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    T’was the Season of Giving at Disneyland Resort ANAHEIM, Calif. – December 21, 2010 – T’were the months before Christmas and all through our house, Disneyland spread goodwill, compliments of the Mouse. Packages were delivered to troops with care, bringing joy like St. Nicholas truly was there. At CHOC patients were nestled all snug in their beds, Disney’s holiday party danced in their heads. Five grand each to 10 students caused quite a clatter, college-bound seniors...
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    Donald Duck & Friends #363 In Stores February 2011 - Classics Are Back At BOOM!

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    For Immediate Release: CLASSICS ARE BACK AT BOOM! WITH DONALD DUCK #363 COMING THIS FEBRUARY THE CELEBRATION OF THE 70TH ANNIVERSARY OF WALT DISNEY COMICS CONTINUES! DONALD DUCK #363 FEATURES DISNEY MASTERS CARL BARKS, GEOFFREY BLUM, DAAN JIPPES, & CARLOS MOTA ALL IN ONE BOOK! DONALD DUCK AND FRIENDS #363 SHIPS WITH A NEVER-BEFORE-SEEN COVER BY DON ROSA & A SPECIAL 1-IN-10 COVER BY CARL BARKS! December 21, 2010 - Los Angeles, CA - Join BOOM! as we continue to celebrate the 70th anniversary...
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    Universal Studios Hollywood - Experience Grinchmas with Friends & Family Dec. 18th - Jan. 2nd

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    SEA LIFE Carlsbad Aquarium Celebrates Underwater Park Days

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    Crystal Kranz 760.918.5416 Download Images Download Images SEA LIFE™ Carlsbad Aquarium Celebrates Underwater Parks Day January 15, 2011 100 Words On January 15, young ocean enthusiasts at SEA LIFE™ Carlsbad Aquarium will learn about Marine Protected Areas or “Underwater Parks” during the Aquarium’s third annual Underwater Parks Day. Underwater Parks Day is an effort by Southern California aquariums to explain the need for Marine Protected Areas that replenish fish populations...
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    Classics Are Back At BOOM! With Uncle Scrooge #400 In Stores February 2011

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    Email not displaying correctly? View it in your browser. For Immediate Release: CLASSICS ARE BACK AT BOOM! WITH THE MILESTONE UNCLE SCROOGE #400 ISSUE COMING THIS FEBRUARY THE CELEBRATION OF THE 70TH ANNIVERSARY OF WALT DISNEY’S COMICS AND STORIES CONTINUES! UNCLE SCROOGE #400 FEATURES DISNEY MASTERS CARL BARKS, DON ROSA, DAAN JIPPES, & GIORGIO CAVAZZANO ALL IN ONE BOOK! UNCLE SCROOGE #400 SHIPS WITH THREE COVERS REGULAR EDITION WITH WRAP COVER BY DON ROSA 1-IN-10 COVER BY DAAN JIPPES &...
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    Elton John and Tim Rice's AIDA Returns to South Korea

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    Beloved Stage Musical Opens December 18 th After Successful 2005 Premiere Engagement SEONGNAM, SOUTH KOREA – (Friday, December 17, 2010) – Elton John and Tim Rice’s AIDA continues to thrill audiences across the globe in its return engagement to Seoul. AIDA began performances on December 14 and officially opens at the Seongnam Arts Center on December 18. Joo-Hyun Oak returns to the title role she originated in the 2005 premiere for which she won Best New Actress at the Korean Musical...
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    Disneyland Resort President George A. Kalogridis Named Polk State College Distinguished Alumnus

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    Dec. 17, 2010 – Anaheim, Calif. – The Polk State College Alumni Association honored Disneyland Resort President George A. Kalogridis with a Distinguished Alumnus award during the Florida school’s commencement ceremony on December 16. Kalogridis, pictured with Dr. Eileen Holden, president of Polk State College, received his associate of arts degree in 1973 from what was then Polk Junior College, prior to earning his bachelor’s degree from the University of Central Florida....
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    LEGOLAND California Resort - Holiday News and Offers

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    760.918.5346 faq@LEGOLAND.com Become a Member today! Visit www.LEGOLAND.com/membership for complete details. Extended Hours at LEGOLAND Water Park! We've added more days of fun at LEGOLAND Water Park! December Saturday - Sunday 12:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. www.LEGOLANDWaterPark.com Western Dental Family Dentistry Proud sponsor of LEGOLAND Holly Jolly Holidays Convenient Monthly Payments and 0% Interest Offices in Many Areas of CA Poor Credit, No Problem! Open Evenings & Saturdays Same Day...
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    TRON: Legacy Takes Over Disney.com

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    GET ON THE GRID AS ‘TRON: LEGACY’ TAKES OVER DISNEY.COM The infamous TRON light cycle breaks through Disney.com today revealing all new exclusive ‘TRON: Legacy’ features BURBANK, Calif., Dec. 16, 2010 – The infamous TRON light cycle literally breaks through Disney.com’s homepage today, in awe-inspiring fashion, revealing all new exclusive videos, games, downloads and more. To prepare for the highly anticipated film, fans can go to Disney.com’s “TRON...
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    New Year's Eve Celebration -Bret Michaels - Universal Orlando Citywalk - Tickets Still Available

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    THERE’S STILL TIME TO GET TICKETS TO ORLANDO’S MOST ELECTRIFYING NEW YEAR’S EVE CELEBRATION AT UNIVERSAL ORLANDO CITYWALK Best-Priced Tickets Available Until Dec. 27 to All-Inclusive New Year’s Eve Celebration Featuring Rock Star Bret Michaels WHAT: Universal Orlando CityWalk’s New Year’s Eve celebration is Orlando’s hottest and most electrifying place to ring in 2011, and the best ticket offer to this exclusive event is still available for a limited time...
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    Cartoon Art Museum To Host a Special Exhibit of Berkeley Breathed's Comic Bloom County

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    Happy 30th Birthday, Bloom County Berkeley Breathed’s Awarding-Winning Comic Strip Debuted on December 8, 1980 Cartoon Art Museum Hosts Special Exhibit Beginning in February 2011 San Diego, CA (December 8, 2010) – On December 8th, 1980, the first Bloom County comic strip was released in a handful of newspapers. Berkeley Breathed ’s irreverent look at small town life and its memorable denizens rose from its modest beginnings to eventually appear in more than 1200 newspapers across...
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    LEGOLAND® California - Ring in the New Year With Largest So. Cal New Year's Celebration for Kids

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    760.918.5346 Email Us Justin Roberts Aaron Nigel Smith Lucky Diaz LEGOLAND ® California Rings in the New Year With Largest So. Cal New Year’s Celebration For Kids Two New Bands Added to the Kids’ New Year’s Eve Concert Lineup! We're making the largest New Year’s Eve celebration for kids even bigger this year by adding two new bands to the Kids’ New Year’s Eve lineup. 3 p.m. Lucky Diaz and the Family Jam Band 4 p.m. Aaron Nigel Smith and the Fundamentals...
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