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Old 12-04-2019, 10:25 AM   #101
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This one's easy for me. Who was in charge when they bastardized "Journey into Imagination" and took away "Food Rocks?" That's the guy who sucks.

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Or is it the guy who closed Pleasure Island and ended New Years Eve every night for all eternity? That's the guy

oh, and turned it into a shopping mall
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Old 12-04-2019, 10:43 AM   #102
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Or is it the guy who closed Pleasure Island and ended New Years Eve every night for all eternity? That's the guy

oh, and turned it into a shopping mall
I know that it's not the popular opinion but I didn't care for Pleasure Island. My husband like the Comedy Club I thought it was lame. The rest of the clubs I thought were kind of skeavy, with the exception of the Adventurers Club, which was a one and done. The carnival aspect moved to the Boardwalk but I still think all those games are skewered - DH said the basketball hoops are oval and he showed me from the side. Until we joined DVC we never bothered much with DTD. At least they have stores at DS that are no longer predominately Disney stuff that can be found either in the parks or cheaper at the outlets.
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Old 12-04-2019, 01:42 PM   #103
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You don't have to argue with me. At least it was a full sized park with a full budget that lived up to Disney creativity and standards.

And that same TIS episode made it abundantly clear that all 4 parks he built, aside from DAK (see above), were monumental failures, especially at opening. The episode was even titled "Hit and miss". Only the parks in Tokyo were truly masterpieces, and the episode made sure to remind you repeatedly that Eisner had pretty much nothing to do with them. There definitely were some gems, most notably the Indy Adventure in DL, Soarin', ToT, and Test Track. But it you were to go back and look at the list of attractions at all 6 parks in 2005, particularly those built between 1984-2005, you'd be pretty disappointed, especially with those at DMGMS, DCA, and DAK.

That's true. Neither one of those parks were that great when they first opened. Even now, decades later, they still don't have as many rides as Magic Kingdom. But I'm glad they decided to expand and build more parks. So they have a place to keep adding more new rides.
I have always thought Iger was great. I used to think Eisner was not. But after learning more, I realize he was.
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Old 12-04-2019, 09:30 PM   #104
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Or is it the guy who closed Pleasure Island and ended New Years Eve every night for all eternity? That's the guy
Never went and no appeal as we're not night people. So I can forgive that one. I like DS as it is now.

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Old 12-04-2019, 10:54 PM   #105
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Never went and no appeal as we're not night people. So I can forgive that one. I like DS as it is now.

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doesn't matter. FW stagnated and became the boring ghetto it is today under Iger.
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Old 12-04-2019, 11:04 PM   #106
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doesn't matter. FW stagnated and became the boring ghetto it is today under Iger.
I guess if you don't like FW, I can see how you'd feel that way.

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