Disneyland the Original in 1955

Disneyland the Original in 1955

Disneyland’s very first Opening Day, to the public, was Jul. 18, 1955. The day before was the Park’s dedication and special preview day, complete with 6,000 guest invitations. However, 22,000 more guests arrived at the special event with fake tickets. The dedication was aired on ABC at 4:30 p.m. PST and was the largest live telecast […]

Houston Floods Bring Death and Destruction

Houston Floods Bring Death and Destruction

On Tuesday, May 26, Houston was submerged in water. Rivers crashed over their banks across highways. At least five people were reported dead, and the streets had long lines of abandoned and destroyed vehicles. Brutal thunderstorms have lifted the body count and several more people have been reported as missing in Texas and Oklahoma over the past several days. Recovery teams […]