Episodes

21 : Disney news and Photography 102: Lenses

February 22, 2017

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20 : Photography in Tomorrowland

February 15, 2017

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19 : I didn't think it would go that long

February 07, 2017

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  • Recorded on 2/7/17
  • Follow Up
    • Number of photos at Disney needs to include the on-ride photos
    • Glenn’s trip report - Glenn picked up the moonshine jug for the Country Bear Jamboree from Pecos Bill’s Cafe
  • News
    • 1st Quarter Earnings call
      • Revenue down a bit
      • Attendance is down
      • Has Disney finally reached their limit on what they can charge for vacations?
      • We want Disney to be fighters instead of resting on their laurels
      • Side discussion: Hall of Presidents - should Trump speak or not?
      • No successor for Bob Iger; he’s open to staying on longer if needed
      • Iger is warning against a trade war with China, or it would damage Disney’s business; he’s also against the travel restrictions
      • Steve Jobs’ widow has sold off half of her shares and owns 4% of the company now
      • Star Wars lands in Disneyland and Disney World will open in 2019
      • Pandora will open on 5/27/17
    • Transportation: New tram tractors and trams will be repainted in monorail colors; buses get updated GPS; monorails are being updated to make them more automated
    • Starring Rolls Cafe closed on 2/5/17; nothing else announced for this location
    • Super Bowl LI halftime show used “twins” of the drones used at Disney Springs for Christmas
    • Port Orleans Riverside celebrated its 25th birthday on 2/2/17
    • Ultimate Disney Classics VIP Tour; $199 for a four hour tour to experience 10 rides plus admission cost
      • Contact us on Twitter at @tron_fm to let us know if you do this
    • Flower & Garden Festival entertainment list
    • Mardi Gras at Universal Orlando entertainment list
    • The Nerdist - Disney Animation Research Library
    • Bonus: Carousel of Progress trivia - The Father is played by Jean Sheapard, who is most famous and beloved for his role as the narrator in “A Christmas Story"
  • Chris Visits Disney Corner
    • Need intro music
    • Arrived in early afternoon
    • Fastpasses - Soarin’, Living with the Land, Spaceship Earth
    • Festival of the Arts
    • Soarin’
      • Ride mechanism (future blog post)
      • The new movie is CGI now - Chris’ opinion
      • Baby Swap
    • Ate at Sunshine Seasons
  • Charity Pick
  • Picks of the week

18 : Caliber of meatiness

January 31, 2017

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17 : Aside from the Donkey Sauce...

January 24, 2017

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16 : This is why we don't go early in the morning

January 10, 2017

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About

Terrific Recordings of Nothing (TRoN amongst friends) is an artisinally-crafted podcast woven from the random threads of thought from two guys who clearly have too much free time. It's a (roughly) weekly show covering Disney-related things (Parks, mostly) but isn't afraid to wander off into the woods on other topics from time to time. Glenn and Chris love to geek out on many geeky things. Give a listen and give us some feedback. We love to hear from fans.

Where to find us...

Hosts

Chris Grey

Technologist and collector of hobbies. Wishes he had a time machine so his sons could see the Epcot that blew his mind in 1984.

Glenn Welch

IT Manager, born and raised in NOLA, took a 13-year detour to Orlando, but I'm back in New Orleans for good (I think...). Disney and photography geek and co-host of tron.fm.