The Sweep Spot - Former Disneyland Cast Members Talking Disneyland (podcasts)
The Sweep Spot #169 - Tour of Disneyland in 1995

In this episode we have our Disneyland current events, then we welcome Jeff Tucker from the podcast 91 Reasons to our show. Jeff is here to help us walk around Disneyland as if it were the year 1995. We  virtually walk through each land and talk about what attractions were there then, and which ones are not any longer, or not yet. It is a fun discussion, so come along with us back to 1995. Plus get our book Cleaning the Kingdom at our website at www.thesweepspot.com

Direct download: the_sweep_spot_ep_169.mp3
Category:Podcasts -- posted at: 11:30am MDT

The Sweep Spot # 168 - The History of The Haunted Mansion Disneyland Part 3

In this episode we finish up our look at the history of The Haunted Mansion at Disneyland. In this episode we take a tour of the attraction, scene by scene, plus you get to hear the scenes from the attraction as we go along. We also touch a bit on our experiences working in Custodial around and in this attraction. Enjoy this episode. You can buy our book Cleaning the Kingdom at our website www.thesweepspot.com

Direct download: the_sweep_spot_ep_168.mp3
Category:Podcasts -- posted at: 11:21am MDT

The Sweep Spot #167 - The History of The Haunted Mansion Disneyland Part 2

In this episode we continue our look at the history of The Haunted Mansion, in part 2 of this series. For more about The Sweep Spot visit www.thesweepspot.com

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Category:Podcasts -- posted at: 6:40am MDT

The Sweep Spot # 166 - Most Senior Custodian to Work at Disneyland

    In this episode we are super excited to talk to our friend and former Co Worker. His name is Harry and he worked at Disneyland from 1962 to 2004. He saw so many changes to the park and management over his 42 years of service at Disneyland in the custodian department. This is probably just one part of many discussions with Harry about his time at Disneyland. Enjoy and listen to living history of Disneyland. www.thesweepspot.com

Direct download: the_sweep_spot_ep_166.mp3
Category:Podcasts -- posted at: 11:17am MDT

The Sweep Spot # 165 - History of The Haunted Mansion Disneyland Part 1

In this episode we start to look at one of Disneyland's most popular attractions and that is The Haunted Mansion. This attraction's history goes back before the park even opened. We learn its development over the years and what it could have been, and what it became. this is part 1 of a two parts. Also check out our new book Cleaning the Kingdom, which you can buy at www.thesweepspot.com plus show notes and more.

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Category:Podcasts -- posted at: 9:04pm MDT

The Sweep Spot # 164 -  Disneyland Custodian from 1975

In this episode we welcome a guest who was a Disneyland Cusrodian during the summer of 1975. We discuss some of the things that were quite different back then, in the park and in Custodial. He was there during a time of some changes, and we have a fun discussion. Get Cleaning the Kingdom book by us at www.thesweepspot.com

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Category:Podcasts -- posted at: 12:08pm MDT

The Sweep Spot # 163 - Visiting Every Disney Theme Park

In this episode we welcome a guest to our show, who is not just a guest but a listener. His name is Erik Krueger. Erik has been to every Disney theme park around the world. We take a look at these and discuss the different attractions and some of the similar ones too. From Disneyland Paris Resort, to Hong Kong Disneyland, to the Tokyo Disneyland Resort. Also buy Cleaning the Kingdom our book we wrote about working at Disneyland in Custodial buy at www.thesweepspot.com

Direct download: The_Sweep_Spot_Episode_163.mp3
Category:Podcasts -- posted at: 6:35pm MDT

The Sweep Spot # 162 - Disney and Star Wars

In this episode we discuss the history of the Disney Company with George Lucas and Star Wars. We go back to Michael Eisner, and to the current announcents at the D23 Expo 2015. Plus the latest in the current events around the Disneyland Resort. also buy our book Cleaning the Kingdom at www.thesweepspot.com

Direct download: the_sweep_spot_ep_162.mp3
Category:Podcasts -- posted at: 2:59pm MDT

The Sweep Spot # 161 - History of Space Mountain

In this episode we take a look at the history of the attraction Space Mountain. We find out that the idea for this attraction actually goes back to Walt Disney. This is such an iconic attraction in Disneyland and other parks around the world. Join us for this exploration. plus buy our book Cleaning the Kingdom at www.thesweespot.com

Direct download: the_sweep_spot_ep_161redo.mp3
Category:Podcasts -- posted at: 10:24am MDT

The Sweep Spot # 160 - Interview with Author David Koenig

In this episode we have one current event item, and then we have a guest. Our guest is author of Mouse Tales, More Mouse Tales, and his new book The People V. Disneyland: How Lawsuits and Lawyers Transformed the Magic. Plus our book Cleaning the Kingdom is out now! Order at www.thesweepspot.com

Direct download: the_sweep_spot_ep_160.mp3
Category:Podcasts -- posted at: 11:49am MDT