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Join Defunctland creator Kevin Perjurer and guests as they discuss theme park attractions of the past, present, and future.

Join Defunctland creator Kevin Perjurer and guests as they discuss theme park attractions of the past, present, and future.
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United States

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Join Defunctland creator Kevin Perjurer and guests as they discuss theme park attractions of the past, present, and future.

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English


Episodes

Interview w/ Former Nick Hotel Manager: “Not the Best Day Ever”

8/7/2018
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Former manager of the Nickelodeon Family Suites Resort Kate joins Kevin to discuss her time at the hotel. Check out Kate’s YouTube Channel: https://www.youtube.com/user/KateWDWCP

Duration:01:15:32

Interview w/ Jenny Nicholson: “Intellectual Property Challenge”

7/12/2018
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Jenny Nicholson joins Kevin on the Defunctland Podcast to discuss everything theme parks. Kevin also challenges Jenny to the first ever Intellectual Property Challenge. Check out Jenny’s channel! https://www.youtube.com/user/JennyENicholson

Duration:01:20:08

Interview w/ Puppeteer Noel MacNeal: “Being Bear”

6/14/2018
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Puppeteer Noel MacNeal joins the Defunctland Podcast to discuss his work on Bear in the Big Blue House and many other projects! Check out Noel’s Show Me Show: http://www.theshowmeshow.com/ https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCIua1WtZvLsl9s5mSmAAyvQ Find Noel on Twitter: @Noelyourhost

Duration:01:01:36

Interview w/ Imagineer Tim Delaney: Designing for Disney

5/17/2018
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Imagineer Tim Delaney, designer of the Living Seas pavilion, Paradise Pier, Space Mountain: From the Earth to the Moon, Discoveryland at Euro Disney, and much much more, joins Kevin to discuss his 34 year career with Walt Disney Imagineering. For a bonus episode, go to patreon.com/defunctland.

Duration:01:23:45

Interview w/ Mitchel and Marc Musso: Disney Stars in Disney Parks

4/23/2018
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Mitchel and Marc Musso join the Defunctland Podcast to discuss what it was like being a Disney child star wanting to go to Disneyland and Disney World. The conversation also drifts into commentary on the history of the shows on Disney Channel.

Duration:01:03:54

Ep. 20: The Reboot of the Defunctland Podcast

4/13/2018
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Debunkedland editor Heath Jinkins joins Kevin to announce the changes coming to the Defunctland Podcast.

Duration:00:23:55

Ep. 19: Kevin vs. RobPlays Round 2

4/13/2018
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RobPlays returns to debate Kevin over the future of the theme park industry, with special guests Disney Dan, Noah Randall, and Park Ride History.

Duration:01:50:09

Ep. 18: DisneySea, DisneyDo

4/5/2018
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Scott Yuken, YouTuber, theme park nerd, and Japanese resident, comes on the Defunctland podcast to chat about the theme park heaven that is Japan!

Duration:00:54:16

Ep. 14: Tomb Raider, Eventually

2/17/2018
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Kevin is joined again by Theme Park Tourist’s Brian Krosnick. They finish their discussion on Defunctland’s attractions and eventually talk about King Island’s Tomb Raider: The Ride.

Duration:00:55:40

Ep. 13: Straight from the Source

2/15/2018
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In the first podcast episode of Season 2, Kevin sits down with Brian Krosnick, a writer for Theme Park Tourist, about his Lost Legends and Disaster Files series. The two discuss every episode of Defunctland Season One and their experiences researching extinct attractions.

Duration:01:07:13

Ep. 12: The Future of Defunctland

1/8/2018
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Kevin and his executive producers, Bleaker and Noah Randall, discuss the future of everything Defunctland.

Duration:00:54:00

Ep. 11: Defunctland vs. RobPlays Future of the Theme Park Industry Debate

12/4/2017
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Kevin and Rob face off, debating progress vs nostalgiacness as it applies to Disney parks! Hosted by Disney Dan!

Duration:02:01:18

Ep. 10: Musing on Magic Kingdom

11/20/2017
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Disney Dan joins Kevin to discuss everything Magic Kingdom, and they mean EVERYTHING!

Duration:01:07:35

Ep. 9: Being Dreamfinder and Figment

11/8/2017
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Kevin and Ron finish their discussion by touching on other parts of his career, such as his tenure as Figment and Dreamfinder at EPCOT, writing for Chuck E. Cheese, and his role in the new movie ‘The Further Adventures of Walt’s Frozen Head.’ Thank Ron by checking out his book! https://www.amazon.com/Dreamer-Dreamfinder-Lessons-Learned-Behind/dp/0985470615

Duration:00:46:20

Ep. 8: Writing for Universal Studios

11/6/2017
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Kevin is joined by Ron Schneider, a veteran performer and writer for theme parks across the United States, including Disney World, Disneyland, Universal Studios Florida and Hollywood, and much more. In this episode, Kevin and Ron discuss his tenure writing for Universal Studios’ original Halloween Horror Nights, Fright Nights and Beetlejuice’s Graveyard Tours. Thank Ron by checking out his book! https://www.amazon.com/Dreamer-Dreamfinder-Lessons-Learned-Behind/dp/0985470615

Duration:00:41:37

Ep. 7: The Action Never Stops

10/24/2017
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In this chaotic episode, Kevin enlists the help of his audience and friends to remember the infamous water park in Vernon, New Jersey, Action Park! Check out our cameo friends! Park Ride History: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCWPa4aE_b2OfhW7oA87wT2Q Disney Dan: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCeqwjbVfwiPVg75sNPZvxmw Yesterworld Entertainment: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCmOy2-vrvwDh6O1bTUB5m_g

Duration:00:29:44

Ep. 6: The Country Bears and Everything Else

10/6/2017
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Terri Hardin finished her discussion with Kevin, this time over a bunch of random tangents, such at The Country Bears movie, the Muppets, and Disneyland Shanghai.

Duration:00:45:11

Ep. 4: Muppets, Magic, and Michael Eisner

9/18/2017
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In the first of a three-part podcast, former Imagineer and veteran puppeteer Terri Hardin joins Kevin to discuss her experiences at Walt Disney Imagineer and her encounters with Jim Henson, Michael Eisner, Tony Baxter, and much more!

Duration:00:47:29

Ep. 3: The Curious Case of Cedar Fair

9/11/2017
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Kevin is joined by Joseph, the co-writer of Episode 16 of Defunctland and a former employee of Cedar Point. They talk everything Disaster Transport, Cedar Point, and Cedar Fair. Buy Defunctland Merchandise: https://teespring.com/stores/defunctland

Duration:00:36:21

Ep. 2: Secrets to Simulating Disasters

8/28/2017
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Miguel, a former employee of Universal Studios Florida, talks about Disaster! A Major Motion Picture Ride… Starring You and much more with Kevin. Visit Our Great Sponsor YeOldeProppeShoppe! Click Here to Watch the Defunctland YouTube Series!

Duration:00:36:11