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Mike Scopa Part 1: How Disney World Changed His Life

Mike Scopa

Disney World is Mike Scopa’s passion.

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Listen to how Disney World turned Mike Scopa into a successful blogger and podcaster! We also discuss how he got started with running, and what keeps him moving!

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Episode 13

Transcription

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this is the dreamers podcast where
dreamers share their stories to inspire

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you

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now join host Joe Pardo as he interviews
a dreamer who’s living their dreams

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yeah

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yeah

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yeah

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welcome to the dreamers podcast I’m your
host Joe part of and today I’m

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interviewing Mike scope was living
history by helping people around the

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world plan

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disney vacation as well as getting them
into a healthy lifestyle

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welcome to show mike and joe you know i
was thinking today as I was coming back

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from work he related to that game
announcer Don Pardo

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no unfortunately I’m not okay so that
prices right money is not coming my way

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ok no it doesn’t matter i’ll still agree
to be interviewed

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oh thanks that’s really very nice of you
who

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that’s what I do so let’s start by
giving already into a background about

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yourself

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wow how far back do you want to go do
you want to start with the healthy

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lifestyle or do you want to start with
the podcast ww today I mean I started

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out as a child

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Oh what can i say i always been into
sports and athletics a was never home I

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was always playing baseball or
basketball or whatever as I got into

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high school war and more sports it got
to the point where when i was 18 i was

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coaching my first baseball team not
playing but coaching and I coached from

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coach from 18 to i don’t know but i know
that in in merrimack New Hampshire my

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guess my hometown now are most of my
life I coach more baseball games than

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anybody in the town in the history of
the town coach basketball

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I know this sounds a lot different than
what my profile is supposed to be on w

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today but I’ve touched the lives of a
lot of kids lot of children to the point

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where I was coaching so long and I’ve
told the story a lot of people shake

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their heads that one of the first boys
that I have a coached actually coached

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my son in a tournament basketball team
because he I was coaching so long that

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the kid why coach he ended up growing up
into an adult and he started coaching

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boys to it was it was really funny but
that was a big part of my life try

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to shape values on these boys girls too

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there have been many times where I
caught the wrath of a lot of parents

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because rather than try to win a game i
tried to build character and was kind of

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tough to do but in the end I think that
I did the right thing so that was a big

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part when I got to college I started
running

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I’ve been running for 45 years do the
math and yeah 45 46 years and its really

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funny

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over the years how how things have
changed you know p ours and our thing of

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the past when I used to run six and
seven minute miles now there are double

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digits but that’s fine with me because i
have nothing to prove the whole idea is

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to stay healthy promote healthy
lifestyles so that’s basically where the

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running comes in the Disney stuff came a
lot later in life

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let’s talk about what inspires you um I
think what inspires me are special

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people because i think that one of the
things that we do in our life time is we

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observe a lot of things and we try to
emulate those people who are motivated

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us who make us tilt our heads and and
say hmm that’s that’s really good that’s

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really bad

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I think that when I see someone doing
something good it makes me think

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have I done anything good for someone
today so i think that i think that

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people make the world go around i think
that people inspire me to reach out and

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do at least one good day today so i
think that’s that’s very important

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so how did your running come about and
then we can get into how you know your

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disney obsession came about

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well what happened was that when I was
growing up I i was a fairly decent

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athlete pretty fast pretty pretty strong
and I decided to see what i could do

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with it and someone asked me to

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I was supposed to play football for my
high school team but problem was that I

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had an issue with the runningback coach
I was not the easiest

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easiest person to 12 coach and so I had
an issue with him and I decided that I

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didn’t want to deal with him and
unfortunately he was the varsity

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baseball coach so I decided that I was
going to play baseball for me that so i

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ended up playing baseball and properly
but one of my teachers was the track

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coach and he asked me to join the track
team to do some weights and everything

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and and I threw the javelin I paint
pretty close to set the school record i

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came within 2 feet 2 inches just a just
used to pick the thing up and throw it

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but it was also pretty quick so i would
i would actually train a train with with

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the velocity the jv’s and running and I
i got into running and you know didn’t

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do much now i do one mile two miles and
then I got into college I city let’s see

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what I can do and I started running
three miles and then for miles and next

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thing I know I was really hooked into it
and it was just one of those things

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where I just kept on you know running in
here and there but never really you know

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trying to develop it just it just felt
that was something that I enjoy doing it

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was the the the way to to be have some
solitude and to do a lot of thinking and

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then when I about 10 or 15 years later I
really started running in and you know I

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haven’t stopped yet

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along the way I’ve learned a lot I’ve
run with a lot of people I’ve known very

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fast ones that I’ve known very very
challenging runners who had to meet many

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odds and it’s it’s something that I feel
has kept me in decent shape for my age

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and allows me to get up every day and
and do the things i want to do and I

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think that it’s something that everyone
should should look upon as being you

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know a a piece of their life that could
improve their there at the quality of

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their life so how did your session that
Disney come into play

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I remember doing a report in 1964 when I
was in junior high school

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i did a report on the 1964 world’s fear
and I talked about a lot of things that

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a lot of people know about what happened
in the 1964 world’s fair with with Walt

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and General Electric and progress land
and audio animatronics and carousel of

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progress and all that good stuff i
remember when i was in college reading a

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Time magazine that talked about walt
disney world that there was 1971 and i

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was at raf I never get to go and it’s
just I just curious about everything I

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was always a big disney fan that grow up
with disney movies with disney on

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television my got to see Walt on
television live and all that then in 75

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i took my first trip I was really really
was amazed at the way that the park

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operated my career path

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what I’ve been doing business all these
years had a lot to do with it I was a

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very very much interested and motivated
by how they did things went back in

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nineteen seventy six and then with all
kids and mortgages and stuff like

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colleges and stuff didn’t get to go back
to nineteen ninety and ever since then

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I’ve been studying how they do things
I’ve been trying to figure out the best

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way of making the most of your vacation
when i was working for a large

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corporation I was one of the moderators
of a disney bored and I would come back

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from my trip and I would write these
very exotic trip reports and everybody

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loved them so every time I went I road
trip report that led to is to jump on a

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disney chat and AOL disney chat long
time ago it was on the second tuesday of

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every month on the first monday of every
month and i remember the host of the

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chat was someone named laura 237 and um
so we would they would have I don’t know

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how many people would be on it was a 0 l
and people would ask things and i would

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get very detailed ances so after one of
these chats i received an email from a

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certain person and he wanted to know

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how I was able to give such detailed
answers and I told him that well and one

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of a technical writer and I like to
write and I kept very detailed notes on

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the trips and when I came back I i wrote
out these trip reports so that I would

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remember what worked and what didn’t
work in and what would help people

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he asked me if I’d be interested in
sharing those notes with others and and

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I asked what are you talking about this
is what I’m thinking about thinking

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about putting together a website i said
sure no problem that turned out to be

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Brian Bennett and the website was dvc
planners to the planners website

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eventually that became with another very
small website evolved into what is now

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called most planet and brian bennett and
myself with the chief content providers

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for all things from walt disney world
down the road mark gold paper joined us

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but and and we were in touch with most
planets so I am my blog if you call it

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on Mars planet was called scoping the
parks and it was every every other week

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and I wrote whatever I felt like writing
about what walt disney world one of the

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things that kind of propelled me into
another level was i think it was about

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10 years ago there was a contest that
walt disney company put out there and

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you may have heard about is called the
50-50 happiest password on earth contest

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and what it was was it was open to
annual passholders and they asked the

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disney company wanted to find out what
people felt about their company and why

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they felt they were one of the 50
happiest passholders honor

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so you know I saw the contest and I
think I talk to people about it but I

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never really took a lot of stock in it
then about two days before the deadline

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someone had sent out an email i think it
was one of the it was Mark ok but send

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out an email to everybody on mouse plan
saying hey just to remind everyone it’s

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two days away from the deadline so I
read that

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morning before I was going to go to work
I so let me just throw something

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together so I threw something together
and I remember walking out of the house

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and my sense of what’s in the envelope i
said i was this is a there’s a contest

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i’m going to win if I when we’re going
to go to 10 days just laughing and

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whatever so I mailed it in about oh I
don’t know a month or two later this

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package comes in the mail with a letter
attached to it

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I opened up the letter and it said you
want what’s that I opened up the there

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was a slipcase and in the slipcase i
opened it up and it was a three-piece

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prism i’d say about 10 to 12 inches tall

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it was in three pieces it was a prism
each part of the prism represented a

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castle from a distant from a magic
kingdom theme park around the world so I

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had become one of the 50 happy password
is on earth they invited me to walt

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disney world and for a media event was
the following you I think this was 2005

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in April and I I I got to see the
opening night for lights motor action

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stunt show so that was kind of neat and
so I i decided that maybe all these

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years of studying Walters the world and
what it means to me

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paid off so because whatever i wrote
i’ll keep that a secret

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whatever I wrote was was very touching

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so but then it took another step higher
about a year later house phone rang and

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I answered it and there was somebody
named Mickey on the other end not making

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mouse but Mickey hi this is Mickey from
walt disney world

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Mike we would like to invite you to come
to New York City for the announcement of

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a special promotion that we’re going to
do and I so what’s this all about

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we want you to represent all the pass
holders for walt disney world and i was

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just forward and I said is this on the
level he said yes you are going to so he

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said I’ve i will send you an email
following this conversation giving you

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information on how to book your flight

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we’re going to fly you to New York City
we’re going to put you up in this I

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think was the so hole someplace in soho
and we want you to attend

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a special presentation and we’re going
to interview you and oh one more thing

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we’re going to put your photograph in
the Mickey monitor i don’t know i don’t

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know what to say and and and so anyways
I was flown to new york city i had my

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own disney representative also a greg
and i forget his last name who writes

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the Mickey monitor we were my wife and I
we were taken out to dinner i was

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interviewed for four hours about what
walt disney world meant for me how I as

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a password that feels about feel about
how pass holders should be treated i was

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taken as a guest of honor to a special
convention hall whatever and it was

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disney at their best the ceilings were
painted blue there were clouds i got to

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see jay rasulo who was i believe i think
he was executive vice president charge

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of disney parks around the world got to
see a lot of famous celebrities talk and

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sing about the promotion the promotion
was the year of a million dreams which

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you may recall yeah do it was pretty
interesting it was there was a pretty

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big deal for me and I really it so I was
they were supposed to have brought

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someone to represent Disneyland but that
person never showed so I was it got to

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sit and and see some very interesting
things so that kinda was a world when

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year for me

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the following year or two I got a call
from Fred block you know

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yes I do and Fred said that someone dead
wells suggested that Fred contact me and

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tell me about something called magic
meets that fred has had put together the

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year before and asked if I’d be
interested in the keynote speaker so

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push comes to shove I said sure and I
went to the magic meets that he held in

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and I don’t remember where exactly was
it was someplace and acting was

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allentown at first year and moved to
harrisburg the the app so i was i

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actually did the first year I was
keynote speaker and

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and second year I think both Liu my
jello and myself were he had 550 people

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that was that was pretty cool and I got
to talk to a lot of people and and meet

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a lot of people and then of course you
go from there to mouse best and along

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the way something called wdw today
happened and I had no one left for a

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while we had done stuff a bit Bob solid
writing bob was thinking step Bob and

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always talked about is I did a i wrote
an article on I always try to do things

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out of the out of the ordinary didn’t
want to do your regular blog and on this

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particular blog i wrote how I had fallen
asleep behind some bushes up near the

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castle and I had awakened at two thirty
in the morning and i had written it on a

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friday night i started writing at around
ten o’clock and when i finished it was

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two o’clock in the morning I didn’t
realize it was two o’clock in the

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morning i had everybody believing
including land Bob that it was really

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happening and then it turned out to be
obviously a dream but you know then yet

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we had Mouse fest and then of course
we’ve got three today and then all ears

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and i joined all ears and then of course
we’ve got that the awliyas running team

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Michelle had talked to me about an idea
she had about a running team and you

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know so it all kinda it was like as a
snowball Joe you know it just kinda kept

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gathering and gathering and gathering in
and I’ve been very lackadaisical lately

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with blogs and stuff but my passion for
seeing people enjoy themselves is very

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much driving motivation because we work
so hard in our lifetimes and i guess i

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would guess that maybe only five percent
of our lifetimes do we really pamper

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ourselves and one of those moments would
be when we take ourselves and put

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ourselves on a plane or take our family
and put them on a plane and go down to

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walt disney world it’s expensive it’s
you and I are very fortunate in that

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we’ve got down quite a bit

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I mean I i think i’ve been to I i think
i’ve walked him into a Disney park over

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a hundred times maybe 300 times and
sometimes I have to pinch myself and say

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I’m very lucky there are others who want
so lucky they don’t get to go as

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fine as they would like to so when they
do save up when they do have the time to

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go I want to make sure that they make
the most of the time they make the most

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of their hard-earned dollars and I think
I speak for everybody on w today when

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when I say that so that’s a mouthful but
that’s basically where Mike’s polka came

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from that’s I mean that’s awesome i mean
that led me to you just a few short

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years later

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well like five years later from I mean
awesome things that you never mentioned

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to me before and I don’t mind knowledge
of ww today I don’t recall you ever even

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saying any of that stuff on the show

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no well we started discussing WWE today
in august of 2005 a lot of the stuff

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that i told you about me going to New
York and all that that happened prior to

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that and I did you know I it if it had
happened during the course of the

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podcast then obviously want to discuss
it but whenever it would come up

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something like that I’d mention it but
it’s it’s one of those things where

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sequentially it came before WB today so
that’s not that wasn’t part of ww today

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well I feel privileged to have had that
information divulged on my show so thank

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you

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yeah it’s pretty cool i think i ended up
giving that prism castle to deb wills to

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auction off for her avon walk for breast
cancer there are only 50 of those made

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and I think there are only 50 maybe a
hundred of those made in the in history

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and fifty went to the ww today

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Pass holders and fifty went to I think
the disneyland pass holders and you know

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to this day I mean I asked my disney
representative in New York City and why

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did you pick my my essay and she said
something like when we were looking at

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the essays yas kind of brought a lot of
tears to our eyes and made us realize

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that you knew all about you know what
Disney brings to everybody when I forgot

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to mention too is that one of the things
I

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had written in mouse planet was i I
brought along this this concept called

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the disney zone and the disney zone is a
state of mind that you develop it’s a

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subliminal thing that occurs when you go
to walt disney world and you begin to

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change in your mind things like
forgetting your worries things like

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forgetting what day of the week it is
forgetting what time it is not really

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caring and one of the most the the
proudest moments of my life was when one

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day I went on the Save disney website
which was Roy disney’s website and they

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put my article on it because it was one
of those things where and I’ve often

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thought we often hear about this joe
some people get it and some people don’t

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get it so that that was that’s another
story

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I’ve never even heard of the save disney
website yeah that was when there was an

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issue with Roy Disney was he was having
issues

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well he and my Kaiser or battling out
and so Roy started this site called save

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disney and guess what was on it so it’s
kind of cool

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unsurprisingly never hired you you know
I many people have asked but I like to

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work for Disney and and when I looked
for jobs they have been recruited to

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have called me because of things I mean
I i wrote i mean i have contributed to

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lens book have contributed to karagöz
berries book I wrote a tribute to wrote

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something on lose book on the back he
had on the back cover

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I was also one of 40 writers who wrote
contributed essays to 40 years of magic

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walt disney world

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well the thing interesting thing Joe I
mean I I when I looked for jobs and I

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thrown my resume out there there are
certain things on the resume which some

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recruiters kind of looked at and I’ve
actually had

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several recruiters call me and asked me
if I’d be interested in working for them

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and actually when i was when i was at HP
hewlett-packard the area which I was in

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we developed training for outside
companies and one of the biggest

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projects was with walt disney world and
every other month the team would go to

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orlando stay at either the beach of the
a club and in and work with disney on

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training and they asked me if I wanted
to be on the team and you know it’s like

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for a lot of people would be a dream
come true but what I said was and this

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is my my little saying i said i really
would not like to work in my playground

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and I think I I that steps what I say
today don’t want to work on my

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playground

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I have a saying it’s called don’t poop
where you eat yeah same thing don’t poop

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on the dole whip so how was all this
received by your family

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well I think that everybody looked at it
is something to keep me I I never stood

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still

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I was always was always playing ball or
coaching ball there was one year between

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april first and sep tember first where I
had a calendar and there were only three

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days between april first and sep tember
first in which I was not doing anything

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I either was a coach softball I was the
commission of my softball e I played

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softball and the same year i was in
those years that I was doing that I was

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coaching a little league team was
coaching at least one babe ruth’s team I

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was coaching my son’s traveling soccer
team and forget what else I was doing

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but so from april through September and
i ended up coaching all-star teams to it

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was just very busy

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the only time I could run would be in
the morning or it would be during

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lunchtime and I think what my family I
think everybody saw me as being just a

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perpetual motion machine it enabled my
family to become

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like my my my daughter saw how I was
doing stuff and and my son my wife

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tolerated me because it was it took time
away but you know eventually it worked

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out very well for the family because
they were perks that came with it that

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there were things that I found out about
walt disney world that allowed us to do

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special things I knew the ins and outs
when we would go to walt disney world

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and I would go for two weeks at a time
the most time that I spent was prior to

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the trip making sure that I knew exactly
what we’re going to do and planted out

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accordingly the running well running
helps because it kept me healthy it

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really promoting a healthy life self
everybody and what about disney well it

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got to the point where it was really
funny because if you live with me and

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you hear me talk about disney then you
don’t have to read me and nobody in my

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family

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maybe my daughter but pretty much nobody
really paid attention to my blogs on my

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my feature writing a feature stories for
molly is or anything like that when i

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won the trip to new york city then
eyebrows were raised I think after a

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while there was little complacency that
set in and I can understand that you

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don’t have to read a dad Mike stuff
because he’ll tell you about it so it

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was kind of funny but they let me do my
stuff they let me do the podcast let me

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do the writing let me do the running let
me do the coaching by coached more games

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without my own kids and then then my
kids so it’s kinda kinda funny but

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always been kind of like over-the-top
with everything and I think it’s the

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only way to go Joe you only live so long
and you only get to do so much so it’s

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sort of part of the dream that we talked
about getting back to dreaming my dream

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my dream was to touch people in many
ways and touching people to get healthy

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touching people to help them enjoy life
of one of the things

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that Deb asked me to do is do something
like a running blog i think was two

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thousand seven or eight i did that and
started talking about how anybody can

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run and there were a lot of people who
sent me emails and I became friends with

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a lot of people people who lost weight
people who were able to get rid of the

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diabetes people who were able to get rid
of the high blood pressure people who

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are able to have children afterwards
because of losing everything that was

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preventing them from having children and
then just becoming healthy and really

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enjoying life so I mean I think that’s
what that’s what motivates me is if

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someone says thank you

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because of this then I’ve done my job

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I think we’re all put on this earth to
help each other and and if you don’t

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reach out and touch as many people as
you can and help them then you know I

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don’t know what what does Drive you

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well Mike we’re going to wrap up right
here and we’re gonna pick you up on the

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next episode of dreamers podcast I think
that’s a great idea job well talk to you

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very soon okay i’m looking forward to
coming back and finishing up but we have

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just begun to tackle thank you

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you want to thank you for joining us for
this episode of the dreamers podcast

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a guest on the dreamers podcast please
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podcast is copyright 2014 by j parr .
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my name is Elle and I’m Joyce and we’re
huge disneyland fans in fact we love the

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Disneyland Resort so much we host the
podcast dedicated to the happiest place

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on earth to share that passion with
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that’s right on our show tales from the
mouse house disneyland podcast we share

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current resort news some tips and tricks
we’ve learned over the years to help

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make your disneyland resort vacation the
most magical experience ever

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we uncover little-known and often
overlooked gems we like to call hidden

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treasures and even review the
attractions and places to eat and make

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the Disneyland Resort so much fun and if
that wasn’t enough we even share some

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video episodes to help keep you in that
disney magic state of mind if you’re a

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longtime fan of the disneyland resort or
you’ve just recently discovered the

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magic this podcast is for you you can
find tales from the mouse house

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disneyland podcast at
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remember make it a Mickey day

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hey like walt disney world like insider
tips and tricks

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well what if i told you where you can
get the two together

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head on over to walt disney insider.com
for latest news and tips from walt

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disney world and tell him Joe part of
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