dbevil

31 Flips | 2 Magazines | 6 Following | 2 Followers | @dbevil | Keep up with dbevil on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “dbevil”

Unfinished business: how Disney and Marvel killed happy ever afters

Star Wars: The Force Awakens may be one of the highest-grossing films ever released, but it is also one of the most depressing. However delighted our heroes are to destroy the Death Star – sorry, Starkiller Base – the overriding message is that such triumphs are meaningless; specifically, the …

Star Wars

The Monkees Are (Sort Of) Reuniting For A Tour And Album With Some Help From Rivers Cuomo And Others

Hey, hey, they’re still The Monkees, and, by all accounts, they are interested in still monkeying around. To celebrate the 50th anniversary of their TV show, which debuted in 1966, they have plans for not just a reunion tour, but for their first new album in 20 years.<p>While some folks still don’t …

Gatorland: Disability-friendly zip line offers thrill over alligators

For two decades, Wheeler Clemons has spent days in a wheelchair. On Friday morning, he was lifted from the chair to fly — wide-eyed and yelling …

Zip-lines

Where to find love in our theme parks

Leading up to Valentine's Day, I started compiling a list of the most lovey-dovey places within Orlando attractions. I was sweetly surprised by this …

Walt Disney Company

Amazon Echo is a sleeper hit, and the rest of America is about find out about it for the first time

It was a weird surprise when Amazon unveiled Echo, an internet-connected speaker that listens and talks, in late 2014.<p>Amazon’s track record creating hardware had been inconsistent. While the Kindle e-reader was a long-time success and its Fire TV streaming media device was looking good, the …

Amazon Echo

Taxpayers can't own stake in soccer team, city says

Florida's Constitution bars local governments from owning businesses, except in rare cases involving utilities. Dyer's legal team said helping the …

City Politics

Dancing with the Stars Season 17 Cast Revealed

Tom Bergeron, Brooke Burke<p><i>Dancing with the Stars</i> unveiled its Season 17 cast on Wednesday's <i>Good Morning America</i> — and it includes an …

Dancing with the Stars

Jason O'Mara Heading to The Good Wife

Jason O'Mara<p>There's a new attorney heading to <i>The Good Wife</i>.<p>Former <i>Vegas</i> and <i>Terra Nova</i> star Jason O'Mara has booked a "high-profile recurring role" on …

Celebrity News

Nashville Exclusive Photos: Who Takes Center Stage — Rayna or Juliette?

Nashville<p>Even though Juliette (Hayden Panettiere) finds herself on the throne in the <i>Nashville</i> Season 2 poster, it looks like Rayna (Connie Britton) …

Country Music

Emmys: 12 Categories With Potentially Historic Wins

A Netflix "House of Cards" win might mark a milestone, but these other categories could also make the record books, including a possible first award …

Former 70s Mouseketeer Lisa Whelchel Celebrates a Special Birthday at Walt Disney World Resort

“Favorite job ever.”<p>That’s the way Lisa Whelchel describes her role on “The New Mickey Mouse Club” in the late 1970s.<p>Whelchel, who became a household …

SeaWorld responds to Blackfish: SeaWorld pushes back against the movie Blackfish and federal regulators

SeaWorld pushes back against new film, federal regulators<p>(Orlando Sentinel file 2005 )<p>August 3, 2013|By Jason Garcia, Orlando Sentinel<p>SeaWorld …

SeaWorld

Sarah Michelle Gellar Open to Doing a Buffy Movie

Sarah Michelle Gellar, David Boreanaz<p>Is Buffy heading back to Sunnydale? Sarah Michelle Gellar thinks it's possible!<p>While promoting her new show <i>The</i> …

Nashville Casts Oliver Hudson as Rayna's New Love Interest

Oliver Hudson<p>Sorry Rayna-and-Deacon fans, <i>Nashville</i> has cast Oliver Hudson as the country singer's new love interest, TVLine reports.<p>Check out ABC's …

New Albums

Trader Joe's Tops List Of Favorite Stores

Trader Joe’s is North America’s favorite grocery chain, winning among shoppers for customer satisfaction and overall shopping experience.<p>All this is according to a new study of 6,600 consumers conducted by Market Force Information, customer intelligence solutions. Market Force’s study was designed …

Parker Posey On Grace of Monaco and Her Soap Opera Days - PAPER

Last night the Ali Forney Center -- which provides shelters, drop-in centers and outreach for LGBT homeless youth in New York -- held their fourth-annual summer Oasis benefit at the Chelsea Piers. It was our kind of fundraiser: There were cute boys in swimsuits, drag queens (including a performance …

Michael Phelps Yet to Rule out Return for 2016 Olympics

Link to Media<p>Michael Phelps ended the 2012 Olympics as the most decorated athlete in the history of the competition. At the time, it seemed like he would use that opportunity to end his career on a high note and enter retirement with his head held high.<p>But as quoted by Mike Singer of CBS Sports, …

Swimming

The CW Developing Arrow Spin-Off to Feature the Flash

Arrow, The Flash<p>The CW is one step closer to bringing together the Justice League!<p>The network is developing <i>Flash</i>, a spin-off of <i>Arrow</i> which will …

Comic Books

Larry King Now: Show Me Your Face: Melissa Archer, Tuc Watkins, and Corbin Bleu Perform Soap Opera Facial Acting

video.other<p>Hulu<p>Melissa Archer, Tuc Watkins, and Corbin Bleu of "One Life to Live" show Larry King some facial acting.<p>https://www.hulu.com/watch/515148

Questions shroud Orlando MLS soccer stadium pitch

Closer look at Orlando's soccer-stadium pitch<p>Q&A: A<p>Orlando City SC players warm up before the game against Sporting…<p>June 16, 2013|By Mark Schlueb and …

Orlando's MLS Expansion Pitch

Orlando City Soccer Club officials have confirmed that their ownership and top executives will be in Kansas City on Wednesday to take part in Major …

Gigaom | Oprah brings digital soaps One Life to Live and All My Children to cable

Advertisement<p>In April, popular soap operas <i>One Life to Live</i> and <i>All My Children</i>, got new life as Internet-only shows after ABC (s DIS) canceled them. …

The Good Wife Bosses Preview "Civil War," the Returns of America Ferrera and Gary Cole

Julianna Margulies<p>Anthony Weiner might be feeling a little hot under the collar after his most recent headline-making scandal, but <i>The Good Wife</i> …

TV

Downtown Disney construction puts parking in flux

The first stages of Downtown Disney's transformation into Disney Springs are within sight, and that will change how and where guests park at the …

Walt Disney Company

Gaylord Palms: Frosty the Snowman coming to ICE

Frosty the Snowman will be the centerpiece of the ICE exhibit at Gaylord Palms for the upcoming holiday season.<p>The frigid attraction, set to operate …

Snowman

Mission: Every Disney ride in just one day

Many folks have tried speed dating, but who would be up for a turn at speed parking?<p>If you want to hit all 47 rides at <b>Walt Disney World</b> in a single …

Walt Disney Company