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Home of "Theme Park Pulse: The Game", the new game show for theme park fans - and "Adam's Theme Park Time Machine", a narrative look back at the moments that inspired the parks culture we love today.

Home of "Theme Park Pulse: The Game", the new game show for theme park fans - and "Adam's Theme Park Time Machine", a narrative look back at the moments that inspired the parks culture we love today.

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Sacramento, CA

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Podcasts

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Home of "Theme Park Pulse: The Game", the new game show for theme park fans - and "Adam's Theme Park Time Machine", a narrative look back at the moments that inspired the parks culture we love today.

Language:

English


Episodes

A Herculean Defeat

10/14/2020
Sean, our reigning Rollercoaster Rapid-fire champion, faces off with Matt Parrish (The 3028/WedWay Radio) in a battle of wits over...bad Disney movies? Our first sudden death round on this episode of Theme Park Pulse: The Game! - Introducing The Doomscroll - a new podcast every Thursday on the No Midnight Media Patreon. Hear The Doomscroll, and pick up exclusive bonuses, and help us keep producing shows for as little as $1 a month! - On the latest Unpacked from No Midnight...

Duration:00:33:17

A Crook At The Contemporary | Adam's Theme Park Time Machine

10/7/2020
Adam explores an odd intersection of presidential politics and theme parks. What does Walt Disney World have to do with the 1973 press conference that gave us one of the best known sound bites in American history? "I am not a crook!" - Richard Nixon Hop in Adam's Theme Park Time Machine to find out! SOURCES Nixon, Watergate, and Walt Disney World? Richard Nixon’s Disneyland Monorail Dedication Speech

Duration:00:16:17

Christine Also Plays!

9/23/2020
Christine from the TTA Podcast joins us to play Before 74, and our contestant from San Diego introduces us to a thing called a Disney Escape Room...today on Theme Park Pulse: The Game! -P-L-A-Y- To be a contestant on Theme Park Pulse: The Game call (213) 935-0513 and leave a message! -S-U-P-P-O-R-T- We play Disney trivia with Christine and Listener Emily on today's Daily Doomscroll. Our DAILY podcast during the month of September. Support the show - and grab this cool bonus...

Duration:00:35:30

Rob Plays Plays

9/9/2020
YouTuber Rob Plays joins us to play a new game called "I Am The Map" and our listener Liz from Chandler, Arizona plays two games but how many does she win? That's today on Theme Park Pulse: The Game! -P-L-A-Y- To be a contestant on Theme Park Pulse: The Game call (213) 935-0513 and leave a message! -S-U-P-P-O-R-T- We play Disney trivia with Rob Plays and Listener Liz on today's Daily Doomscroll. Our DAILY podcast during the month of September. Support the show - and grab this cool...

Duration:00:30:47

Moana @ The Poly | Daily Doomscroll

9/1/2020
Introducing a new daily show from No Midnight Media! The Daily Doomscroll - we scroll all that parks news, so you don't have to! We'll have a new episode, with a new topic and a fun trivia question each weekday morning in September at 5:30am eastern. To hear future episodes - support our work at the $1 a month level or above - on Patreon. Thanks in advance!

Duration:00:15:10

Mickey Mouse Is His Daddy...Literally.

8/26/2020
A Disneyland Annual Passholder becomes a polygraph on Show Me The Lie, and our special guest Peter Allwine grew up in the same house with (the voice of) Mickey Mouse...but does he really know his Mickey? - - - - - - - - Mentioned in this episode...Bret, Mickey & Walt - Kory's docu-series on the 4th voice of Mickey Mouse, Bret Iwan. To listen, click here. - - - - - - - - To be a contestant on Theme Park Pulse: The Game call (213) 935-0513 and leave a message! - - - - - - - - Cards...

Duration:00:30:00

Bedroom Sized Rides

8/5/2020
Luke from New Jersey has a scale replica of a Disneyland attraction in his bedroom, Angel & Ray from California are making Disney inspired masks and Jack's latest drama with a member of the cast on this episode of Theme Park Pulse: The Game! - Click here to see Luke's It's A Small World model! - Angel & Ray make Disney inspired masks, which you can see by clicking here. - Our Patreon is where it's at! Exclusive perks like merch, early access to shows, and bonus shows like this...

Duration:00:28:50

Clotheslined By Sailor Moon!

7/22/2020
One of our contestants has been clotheslined by Sailor Moon, and our special guest re-designed Splash Mountain - before Disney did! Test your parks pop culture knowledge on this episode of Theme Park Pulse: The Game! - Our Patreon is where it's at! Exclusive perks like merch, early access to shows, and bonus shows like this one! Click here to listen and to learn more!

Duration:00:32:15

Faith, Trust, Pixie Dust, Cinnamon, and Sugar | Theme Park Time Machine

7/1/2020
Adam explores the history of one of Disney’s best known culinary delights...the churro! We’ve all eaten them and gotten a sugar boost off of them, but how did they come to the parks? Here’s a teaser, it involves nomadic Spanish shepherds, a racetrack concessions cart, and an 80’s teen dance club. This will serve as the finale of season one of Theme Park Time Machine - season two coming soon! SOURCES: Jungle Cruise Boathouse on Spotify The Hidden History of the Churro on HuffPost The...

Duration:00:11:59

Song of the South: Disney's History With Race

6/24/2020
As Black Americans and their allies fight back against systemic racism and police brutality in marches all over the world, we were reminded of a piece we did in 2018 on the Disney film Song of the South. Many consider the movie racist - even for it's time. We take a look at the controversy with author Aaron Goldberg on this flashback to Things Disney Wishes You Would Forget. If you would like to donate to Black Lives Matter, click here.

Duration:00:15:28

It's A Plastic World After All | Theme Park Time Machine

6/17/2020
The Monsanto House of the Future opened in Tomorrowland 63 years ago this month. It was made of PLASTIC! What is plastic, how is it impacting our world (positively and negatively), and what can we do about it? Hop in the Theme Park Time Machine with Adam to find out! Source: Monsanto’s House of the Future on Park Ride History

Duration:00:17:17

Social Distancing Storm Troopers | Theme Park Pulse: The Game

6/10/2020
Both of our contestants got engaged in the Disney Parks! How's their parks trivia? Find out on this episode of Theme Park Pulse: The Game!

Duration:00:28:57

Who Lies To Robin Williams? | Theme Park Time Machine

6/3/2020
You have questions? We have answers! Hop into the No Midnight Media vault with Adam as he answers Tommy's questions about the Robin Williams-Jeffrey Katzenberg drama. - Support our work on Patreon for $5 a month and get early-access to all of our shows as well as cool bonus content each week! Everything else is at Theme Park Pulse.com

Duration:00:06:14

Walt - A No Midnight Serial (Full)

6/2/2020
The Walt - A No Midnight Serial series in less than 2 hours! a production of http://nomidnightpodcast.com

Duration:01:53:06

Grim Zooming Ghosts | Theme Park Pulse: The Game

5/27/2020
Two listener contestants test their knowledge of Parks Pop Culture, and two panelists battle it out for Rollercoaster Rapidfire superiority on this episode of Theme Park Pulse: The Game! On This Episode: 'The Parks Pop Culture Pop Quiz' - Nikki from West Virginia 'Rollercoaster Rapidfire' - Sean v. Jack Pt. 3 'Show Me The Lie' - Taylor from Georgia '#8thDwarf' - a new game with the panel and YOU! If you'd like to play a game on the show call (213) 935-0513 and leave a message. Bonus...

Duration:00:29:31

Straight to VHS | Theme Park Time Machine

5/20/2020
Between sequels, prequels, and remakes, Disney seems to have no problem “going back to the well” these days. That wasn’t always the case. For 53 years, each Disney story was unique. That began to change in the 90s, first on the big screen, and 26 years ago, in white vinyl VHS cases across the world. On this episode of Theme Park Time Machine, Adam explores the advent of the Disney sequel, and the direct-to-video feature, starting with Aladdin: The Return of Jafar. - If you're able,...

Duration:00:17:00

Mike, Bob or The Buzzer | Theme Park Pulse: The Game

5/13/2020
How long do you allow someone to be wrong before you hit the buzzer? That and other important questions answered when listeners test their knowledge of #ParksPopCulture and win cool prizes on Theme Park Pulse: The Game! On This Episode: 'The Parks Pop Culture Pop Quiz' - Dan from the UK 'Foley Schmoley' - Callie from California 'Mike, Bob or Bob?' - Andrew from Florida If you'd like to play a game on the show call (213) 935-0513 and leave a message. Bonus points if you can make us...

Duration:00:31:30

May The Farce Be With You | Theme Park Time Machine

5/6/2020
Happy Star Wars Week! In this episode, Adam explores perhaps the very first fan-made Star Wars tribute film, Hardware Wars. Learn the story of how a bunch of San Francisco based musicians literally turned flying toasters, egg beaters, a vacuum cleaner, and a Cookie Monster puppet into a million bucks. - If you're able, please support our work for as little as $1 a month on Patreon! - SOURCES: SF Weekly: The Origin of Hardware Wars "Hardware Wars" on YouTube Star Wars Fan...

Duration:00:21:26

Rona-Coaster Of Love | Theme Park Pulse: The Game

4/29/2020
This is episode one of Theme Park Pulse: The Game, the game show for theme park fans! On This Episode: 'The Parks Pop Culture Pop Quiz' and Nick tells us what life is like with COVID-19 in his house! Plus, 'Show Me The Lie' and 'Mike, Bob or Bob?' Special thanks to our contestants this week - Nick and Tommy from Cleveland, OH and Joe from Atlanta, GA! If you'd like to play a game on the show call (213) 935-0513 and leave a message. Bonus points if you can make us laugh. To support our...

Duration:00:30:17

Introducing Theme Park Pulse: The Game!

4/22/2020
As we began planning for our 6th season of Theme Park Pulse, we decided that the best thing we can put out into the universe right now is good energy, fun, and laughter. Oh - and prizes! This season we’ll alternate Wednesdays with Adam’s Theme Park Time Machine and our new show Theme Park Pulse: The Game! If you'd like to play on the show call (213) 935-0513 and leave a message...bonus points if you an make us laugh! Join us Wednesday, April 29, 2020 for the premiere, or click here to...

Duration:00:02:36