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    Noticed at the tram stop there are now lines to help direct the drivers
    Still no visible progress on the broken billboard
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    The Green Army guys heading out to their post
    As you approached the tunnel under the train tracks a sign advertising the rededication
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    A banner up for the art of Disney, the temp store is the same though
    The lines around 1:45pm
    The banners are back up on the castle
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    Wow a long line Innoventions
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    The signs on the restrooms near Autopia
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    Tom Morrow still gives the same spiel till the very end.
    Inside he has new screens
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    A fountain at the front door of the Dream House
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    The front doors
    There was a small skit while waiting to enter
    One of the pods you could enter through.. we walked straight from Tom to the front door.
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    The doors are really screens that can change for the season
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    Finally we are in..
    Throughout the house are quite a few digital picture frames.
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    The family room with the large TV, I thought the demos they ran were not that impressive.
    The window shades and lights are all controlled by remote or touch screen.
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    The other half of the TV room is an office.
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    Guess Windows still crashes in the future/Dream world...
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    An interactive table to play with in the game room
    I like the table (its the original house of the future)
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    Many things were not working fully.. for example this game
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    Heading to the backyard there is a fountain
    The backyard
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    One of the many touch screens (each room had at least one to control it)
    The luandry room (you could only look in through a glass door)
    The backyard
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    The daughters room had one wall as a display
    The mirror is a TV screen/camera
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    The sons room.
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    Surprised they went with front projections.
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    The game room with a multi touch interactive table
    The kitchen
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    We have reached where I entered..
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    I walked through again grabbing some shots of itmes I missed the first time through.
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    Another of the entrance pods
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    The kiosks upstairs were working today
    As was the Power City game
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    All the online kiosks were working too
    Hey why is there a Bugs Bunny game at Disneyland!
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    There was still a healthy line and full pods when I left
    No extended queue for Nemo.. they did not even have the ropes up.
    Still no third sea gull
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    The Toy Store painting looks done
    As is the work on Donalds Boat
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    Its still too bad most of the interactive elements are long gone..
    A nice Toontown shot
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    Looks like a horn is missing
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    Had a request for Tinkerbells tree.. here it is...
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    No visible progress on the castle work, but it was officially announced today that by the holidays the walkthrough will be re-opened and better than ever.
    The Mark Twain steaming around the Rivers as it has for 53 years!
    A new menu debutted at the French Market (sorry for the bad shot) a few weeks ago
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    A random shot from inside
    Next up a Disneyland Original.. the Jungle Cruise
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    The line board around 3:15
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    The College Band out performing before the parade
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    Now over to DCA. Wall-E is out on the backlot (well cutouts)
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    the backside
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    Rumor is come September work will begin on the Sun Wheel
    The sun will be gone and Mickey will be arriving..
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    The work on the mill appears to finally be complete
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    Work is progressing on the project near the monorail track behind Downtown Disney
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    They had some new fences up blocking the area
    Its really had to see the work through the trees
    Near Stoytellers Cafe a stroller parking sign I had not seen out before..
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    The DVC work
    I will have a more in depth look tomorrow.
    From ground level
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    Back to Disneyland for the re-dedication
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    The Disneyland Band and the fab 5 came marching in
    The mayor of Main Street was the MC, he gave a short speech and then they replayed Walts Dedication
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    At the end they all marched off
    A look from up on the train station of the crowd leaving
    A couple minutes later it was nearly back to normal
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    A shirt I had not seen before
    Time for the Pixar Play Parade
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    The bungee rats are back
    As is the entire Bugs Life unit
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    And the acrobats on the Toy Story unit are back too..
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    I think this is the first time I have seen a full featured parade since the opening week.
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    Out at Toy Story the line was 30 minutes only, but I spotted a single rider sign and went that route.
    My score still is in the same ballpark (mine is the yellow)
    A look at the Sun Wheel queue which rumor has it will be redone
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    Some equipment is starting to be installed on the new pads backstage
    Spotted a lift under Screamin between the Toy Story buildings.
    A shot of the DVC work from the Sun Wheel (more in the Construction Progress section tomorrow)
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    Another Sun Wheel queue shot
    A better shot of the pop corn bucket holder near Toy Story (I had a crummy shot last update)
    The single rider line..
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    Went for a grand circle tour on the Disneyland Railroad.
    Noticed this set of doors had a painted shade..
    A regular set of doors
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    Wonder if the cat will ever return to the rocks?
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    Some visible work on the Small World water way.. its going to be a bit deeper
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    The College Band
    The logo is now on the drum (I do not think that was there last time, or maybe it was the time before)
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    Monorail Purple riding off into the sunset
    The new air scoops on Monorail Red (each emergency hatch has received four scoops)
    The door buttons
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    I was waiting for the tail cone
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    A look at a regular car
    The windows that barely open, and no real air comes in.
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    Look to the far side of the shot to see the scoops from the inside
    The DCA entrance
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    The tail cone as I was heading down the steps
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    Elvis at the Tomorrowland Terrace
    A look back at the Castle as I was leaving
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