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Tampa Bay Rays Spring Training | Port Charlotte, FL

March 27, 2011
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“I had a friend, who was a big baseball player back in high school, he could throw that speed ball by you, make you look like a fool.” Bruce Springsteen – Glory Days Back in the early 1980’s spring training was a sleepy affair, held in small wooden ballparks, that were for the most...

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Naples International Film Frenzy

November 22, 2010
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Naples International Film Frenzy

Naples International Film Festival Silverspot Cinemas | Naples, FL “Remember all the movies Terry we’d go see, to learn how to walk like the hero’s we thought we had to be.” Backstreets, Bruce Springsteen Here at badDOLPHIN, we love a good flick. Especially a...

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California Grill: Still Stellar

November 15, 2010
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California Grill at Walt Disney World’s Contemporary Resort “I’d like to rest my heavy head tonight on a bed of California Stars.” Wilco and Woody Guthrie Among us Disney geeks and freaks, the great debate over which Walt Disney World restaurant is the overall...

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joeA’s New Rant: WHY-FI?

November 2, 2010
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joeA’s New Rant:  WHY-FI?

“I believe in being an innovator.”  ~ Walt Disney From the opening of Disneyland, to the 1964 New York World Fair, to Epcot Center, The Walt Disney Company has...

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Brewtally Awesome: Tampa Bay Brewing Company

October 27, 2010
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Brewtally Awesome:  Tampa Bay Brewing Company

Tampa Bay Brewing Company 1600 East 8th Avenue, Ybor City — Tampa, Florida | 813-247-1422 Weekdays: 11am to 11pm | Fri, Sat: 11am to midnight | Sunday: Noon to...

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Iron Chef Cora’s Kouzzina at Disney’s BoardWalk

October 24, 2010
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Iron Chef Cora’s Kouzzina at Disney’s BoardWalk

Cat Cora’s Kouzzina Disney’s BoardWalk, Walt Disney World, Orlando Last week during our annual family Disney vacation in Orlando, we were excited to dine at Cat Cora’s new restaurant...

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3D or No 3D? That is the question.

October 23, 2010
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3D or No 3D? That is the question.

Even though I’m going to talk about the Imagination Pavilion at Epcot, I won’t be discussing the “Journey Into Imagination with Figment” ride. You know, the one with the...

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The Total Package: Gaylord Palms Resort in Orlando

October 16, 2010
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The Total Package: Gaylord Palms Resort in Orlando

Gaylord Palms Resort 6000 West Osceola Parkway, Kissimmee, FL 34746 Let’s get this out of the way right now, I’m not going to resort to any of the seemingly...

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Disney’s Port Orleans: More Terra Than Tara in this Real Life “Went with the Wind”

October 13, 2010
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Disney’s Port Orleans: More Terra Than Tara in this Real Life “Went with the Wind”

Disney’s Port Orleans’ Riverside and French Quarter Resorts Walt Disney World, Orlando One step above Disney’s bogeylicious budget All-Star Resorts, lie the “moderate” priced hotels. Caribbean Beach Resort, the...

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joeA’s Rant: Theme Park Parking Fees

October 11, 2010
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I bought my first Walt Disney World “Four Seasons” pass back in 1994, essentially, it’s today’s “Seasonal Pass,” exclusive to Florida residents. The Four Seasons pass had block out...

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