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MouseStation 341 - Collected Short Subjects

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In today's show, Mark and Mike talk about the Swiss Family Robinson Treehouse and Les Chefs de France, while The Kid gets asked about favorite Disney video or computer games, plus listener feedback and more.

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Tip of the Week

This week's tip comes via Twitter from Kenny White (@kennypirate on Twitter), who recommends going to the Main Street Bakery and using 1 counter-service meal to get four items. (He posted yesterday on Twitter than you can now only get three items.)

Featured Attraction

This week we look at Swiss Family Robinson Treehouse at Walt Disney World's Magic Kingdom.

Review System Spotlight

This week we take a look at Les Chefs de France at Epcot. MousePlanet readers like it, rating it 3.6 out of five planets. Our featured review this week is by Jodieileen6 of Mechanicsburg, OH.

Jodieileen6 and family ate at Les Chefs de France and enjoyed it, giving it a 4-planet rating.

You can also find Les Chefs de France in our Park Guide.

MouseAdventure at Walt Disney World, November 14

Don't forget that registration is now open for MouseAdventure Walt Disney World! Get your team ready and register now!

Also, don't forget to sign up for the MouseAdventure Newsletter, which will keep you informed as more details about MouseAdventure and the MouseAdventure on the High Seas cruise are announced!

Ask the Kid

This week's question was asked by Mary Tesch from Seymour, WI:

"What is your favorite Disney themed computer or game system game?"

Last Week on MousePlanet

Andrew Rich, down at MousePlanet Global Headquarters told you what you may have missed on the MousePlanet site last week if you're not visiting regularly.

Listener Feedback

Once again, our Theme Park Etiquette episode inspired all feedback on today's show.

Tiffany A. appreciated the show, but felt that anybody listening to it already follow the guidelines. She thinks that the people who really need to learn proper etiquette probably won't ever hear it.

Joey in Tucson called the feedback line to say that his personal pet peeves at Disneyland are flash photography in Pirates of the Caribbean and Haunted Mansion, and when people scream along with the recorded scream at the Haunted Mansion and keep screaming even when lights come back on.

Stuart Sternberg enjoyed the show and wanted to add his two pet peeves: waiting on line and then having many more people in front of you because someone was holding their place while they were at another attraction, and people stopping and sitting in the middle of a row in theater attractions. He also noted that he had never seen anyone being disrespectful to a cast member nor had he ever encontered an obnoxious cast member.

Debbie loved the story, and recommended adding "Please change your baby's diaper in the restroom, not outside on a bench, chair, etc."

G7 (moderator of the wonderful Horizons Tribute group over on Yahoo Groups) notes that we missed a huge one under "Attraction etiquette": know how many are in your party before you get to the loader, and don't lie to the loader. He listed the many consequences of messing up on this one. On a side note, Mark is thrilled to have G7 as a listener.

Mike Drake agrees competely on the list and wanted to add to the Attraction Etiquette section: "Do not recite the voiceovers or soundtracks on an attraction it ruins the experience for everyone else."

Roxanne Kliebert thinks that the list should be put into every room in Resorts on grounds and that it should be put where the maps are located in front of each park, or better yet, put on the back of the map. Wow, thanks for the compliment!

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