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Netcot #168 – Top 7 Ways the Studios Got Screwed


his week we look at a Top 7 ways the Studios got screwed. We also have news from around the world… Disney World. News stories from this episode: Muppets are returning to ABC TV this fall. WDW’s Magic Kingdom will do another 24-day. George Clooney and Bob Iger hung out in a monorail. Van did lip syncing […]

Netcot #167 – Rocket Rods (Disneyland)


This week we look at a Top 7 Fanboy Freakouts (things self-proclaimed “super fans” have recently been freaking out about on-line). Our feature attraction is the short-lived Rocket Rods at Disneyland and we have news from around the world… Disney World. News stories from this episode: Disney CEO, Bob Iger, goes on a $4B spending spree […]

Netcot #166 – Ways to get your Disney Fix


This week we look at a Top 7 ways to get your Disney fix (between vacations). We also have news from around the world… Disney World. News stories from this episode: Crash at the Richard Petty Driving experience (links here and here). Boathouse restaurant opens at future Disney Springs. Steven Spielberg will team up with Disney on the movie […]

Netcot #165 – Short Sticks (Epcot Edition)


This week we look at a Top 7 list/feature all about the top things in Epcot that got the short stick (aka – things that got screwed).  We have the answers to last week’s study group test and of course, news from around the world of Disney. Show notes / links: WDW employees agree to […]

Netcot #164 – Magic Band Future


This week’s show features a look at what the future might hold for Magic Bands, or at least the technology from which they are are based. Top 7: (Significant) Things to happen since I’ve been gone. News from around the world of Disney. Show notes / links: WIRED Magazine’s look at Magic Bands Bloomberg: Next Avengers […]

Netcot #163 – The BEST Disney Thing (feat. Chainsaw)


Woah. This show is a big one! Netcot.com’s very own Chainsaw breaks decades (literally) of silence from Netcot.com and comes back for this amazing show where he and Van debate what single thing is THE BEST thing in ANY Disney theme park anywhere in the world!  

Netcot #162 – DCA Updates


I’m back. This week’s show features some feedback on the DCA updates after the billion dollar makeover. I also sort of invent a problem, then solve it (Top 7 Rides that Could Replace Norway in Epcot). Also, every single news story that’s happened since I’ve been gone… or just a few from this week. Enjoy. Show Note Links: JJ Abrams, […]

We WILL Return… Friday!


THANK YOU to everyone who’s checked back here, followed on Twitter & Facebook and continued to subscribe to the Netcot Podcast. I appreciate your patience during my very long hiatus. But enough of that… I’m back. Friday Jan. 31, 2014. (Shhhh… show is out there now, just hidden, for those of you who know how […]

Join the reboot…


Netcot is about to reboot. Join now to stay up-to-date with all the goings-onzes. … Whatever. Just join, you’ll be glad you did.   http://www.facebook.com/NetcotNation

Long time no see!


Hi. I’m Van. Just wanted to drop everyone a quick note to say hi and let you know that I haven’t forgotten about the podcast, but also don’t have an ETA on when it’ll be back. Between family, work and … eh… more work, things are a bit chaotic right now. But keep watching – […]

Netcot #161 – World of Color


This week’s episode is sponsored by Orlando Stroller Rentals. This week’s show features a (pro) look at the new World of Color attraction at Disney’s California Adventure. It then features a (con) look at the new World of Color attraction at Disney’s California Adventure. Its kind of like two episodes for the price of one. […]

Netcot #159 – Captain EO Tribute


This week’s episode is sponsored by Orlando Stroller Rentals. This week’s show features a look at the Captain EO Tribute at Disneyland, a listing of the top 7 Disney “things” and a feature from Tom Ameen with his rendition of the Main Street Electrical Parade theme.

Netcot #158 – Great Moments with Mr. Lincoln


This week’s episode is sponsored by Orlando Stroller Rentals. News, stories and links featured in this week’s show: Captain EO is now open in Disneyland. ABC News will reduce their workforce by at least 20%. The Walt Disney Company is beating industry analysts’ predictions. Drew Brees, quarterback for the Super Bowl champion Saints, visited WDW. […]

Netcot #157 – VIDEO – Top 7 Differences between Disneyland and Disney World


Netcot takes a look at the top 7 differences between the Disneyland resort in California and the Walt Disney World resort in Florida. This video is available in the normal Netcot Podcast feed in iTunes and also available at YouTube. Discuss this episode here.

Netcot #155 – Untouchables


News, stories and links featured in this week’s show: Disney CEO Bob Iger says that some of the deep Marvel characters might make their way to DisneyXD or the web as a test before making it to a feature film. Disney’s “Princess and the Frog” is doing well as the only 2D style film since […]