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Diz Hiz: The Disney History Podcast

Diz Hiz: The Disney History Podcast

By Diz Hiz

The perfect podcast for any Disney history buff. Each week, Alex and Chris do a deep dive on a different Disney topic. Whether its a movie, park attraction, restaurant, or character, you can count on Diz Hiz for giving you a rich history on the topic as well as some crazy opinions!

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Diz Hiz Episode 021: Soarin Around the World (The Disney History Podcast)

Diz Hiz: The Disney History PodcastOct 28, 2019

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The History of Epic Mickey | Diz Hiz Ep. 233
Nov 28, 202301:08:12
The History of The Liberty Tree Tavern | Diz Hiz Ep. 232

The History of The Liberty Tree Tavern | Diz Hiz Ep. 232

Happy Thanksgiving! Alex and Chris are joined by Ryan to break down his favorite restaurant in the Magic Kingdom. Why does Ryan love this restaurant so much? Tune in to find out!
Nov 21, 202301:02:19
The History of Saludos Amigos & The Three Caballeros | Diz Hiz Ep. 231

The History of Saludos Amigos & The Three Caballeros | Diz Hiz Ep. 231

Chris and Alex are joined by RJ as he tells us about the history of Walt's Good Will Tour and the two resulting movies Saludos Amigos & The Three Caballeros. The stories behind these two iconic movies are as fascinating as they are significant.


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Nov 14, 202301:05:49
The History of The Empire Strikes Back | Diz Hiz Ep. 230

The History of The Empire Strikes Back | Diz Hiz Ep. 230

Alex and Chris are joined by Justin from the Nerd Archive Podcast to go over the history of The Star Wars film The Empire Strikes Back. For more Diz Hiz visit us at linktr.ee/dizhizpod

Nov 07, 202359:02
The History of Coco | Diz Hiz Ep. 229

The History of Coco | Diz Hiz Ep. 229

This week we dive into the surprisingly rich history of the making of Coco. Find our inspirations for the movie, as well as the characters! Sarah from the No New Friends Podcast joins Chris and Alex this week to talk about how she fell in love with the movie! For more Diz Hiz visit us at linktr.ee/dizhizpod

Oct 31, 202301:13:50
The History of Cinderella Castle Mystery Tour | Diz Hiz Ep. 228

The History of Cinderella Castle Mystery Tour | Diz Hiz Ep. 228

The Disney villains are so iconic that they’ve taken on an entire fanbase of their own in recent decades. Before all of that, though, some of the scariest villains were given their own attraction with Tokyo Disneyland’s Cinderella Castle Mystery Tour. How did Disney’s scariest attraction ever come to be? How did it incorporate one of the least-remembered Disney movies? Why was the walk-around Magic Mirror so terrifying? Chris, Alex, and RJ dive into these terrors to start off the Halloween episodes of the year!
Oct 24, 202358:30
The History of Kali River Rapids | Diz Hiz Ep. 227

The History of Kali River Rapids | Diz Hiz Ep. 227

Kali River Rapids or Kali River Wreck? On this episode of Diz Hiz, Ryan and RJ finally meet as they debate the quality of Animal Kingdom's Kali River Rapids. Is this ride a beautiful representation of deforestation or a major waste of space in Disney's hottest park? Find out the tumultuous history and the unique points of view on this episode of Diz Hiz!

Oct 17, 202359:17
The History of John Ratzenberger | Diz Hiz Ep. 226

The History of John Ratzenberger | Diz Hiz Ep. 226

No person has been heard in more Pixar films than John Ratzenberger. But how did he get his start in comedy? How many Pixar films has he appeared in? What was his impact on the sitcom world? Join Alex, Chris, and Ryan as they examine the story behind this iconic actor and member of Sal's Meat Market!


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Oct 10, 202344:02
The History of The Grand Floridian | Diz Hiz Ep. 225

The History of The Grand Floridian | Diz Hiz Ep. 225

Perhaps no Walt Disney World hotel is as controversial as the Grand Floridian Resort & Spa. Some argue that this experience is too opulent (and far too expensive) for a trip to the theme parks, while others love the immersive atmosphere and the upscale setting. How new is this hotel? What did the design team originally want the dress code to be? Can CPR be taught at the Grand Floridian? Find out with Chris and RJ, who are joined by special guest Nick from Sandpiper Vacations, an expert in the field!
Oct 03, 202301:05:18
The History of PizzeRizzo | Diz Hiz Ep. 224

The History of PizzeRizzo | Diz Hiz Ep. 224

On this week of DizHiz Alex and Chris are joined by Ryan to go over the history of PizzeRizzo.

Sep 26, 202301:08:18
The History of Food & Wine | Diz Hiz Ep. 223

The History of Food & Wine | Diz Hiz Ep. 223

Perhaps no EPCOT festival is as delicious as the International Food & Wine Festival! On this episode of the DizHiz podcast, Alex and Chris dive into the rich history behind this annual event, which started over 15 years ago. Joining them is food and wine expert Scott from the No New Friends podcast. How have the food prices changed since the festival’s beginning, and which aspect of this festival does Scott hate the most? Find out on this episode!


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Sep 19, 202352:45
The History of Verna Felton | Diz Hiz Ep. 222
Sep 12, 202353:45
The History of World of Motion | Diz Hiz Ep. 221
Sep 05, 202357:41
The History of PUSH the Trash Can| Diz Hiz Ep. 220
Aug 29, 202345:21
The History of Jim Cummings | Diz Hiz Ep. 219

The History of Jim Cummings | Diz Hiz Ep. 219

Chris and Alex go over the history behind the man with 400 voices.

Aug 22, 202353:06
The History of The Mad Tea Party | Diz Hiz Ep. 218
Aug 15, 202359:45
The History of Gargoyles | Diz Hiz Ep. 217
Aug 08, 202355:47
The History of Ursula | Diz Hiz Ep. 216
Aug 01, 202354:24
The History of Muppet Vision 3D | Diz Hiz Ep. 215

The History of Muppet Vision 3D | Diz Hiz Ep. 215

Chris and Alex dive into the super interesting history of Muppetvision 3-D at the Magic Kingdom!
Jul 25, 202351:22
Magic Kingdom Draft | Diz Hiz Ep. 214

Magic Kingdom Draft | Diz Hiz Ep. 214

This week on Diz Hiz Alex and Chris go head to head in a Draft, drafting attractions, shows, and more from Magic Kingdom.

Jul 18, 202358:52
The History of The Evil Queen | Diz Hiz Ep. 213

The History of The Evil Queen | Diz Hiz Ep. 213

This week, Alex and Chris break down the history of the Evil Queen form Snow White! This is the second installment in our villains series.


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Jul 11, 202350:24
The History of The Tree of Life | Diz Hiz Ep. 212

The History of The Tree of Life | Diz Hiz Ep. 212

In this episode, Alex is joined by Patreon member OriginalRyan to discuss the history of The Tree of Life. Alex and Ryan both helped with the history so they are full of opinions and insight. For merchandise, our Patreon, and more please visit our linktree at linktr.ee/dizhizpod You can find us on social media @DizHizPod

Jul 04, 202346:28
The Lore of Dinoland USA | Diz Hiz Episode 211

The Lore of Dinoland USA | Diz Hiz Episode 211

In this episode, Chris and Alex go over the lore of Dinoland USA, the land inside Animal Kingdom in Disneyworld. Chris couldn't wait any longer so he went ahead and did the history, recording, and all.


This episode was re-uploaded to fix a minor mistake in editing. For merchandise, our Patreon, and more please visit our linktree at linktr.ee/dizhizpod You can find us on social media @DizHizPod


Jun 27, 202356:52
The History of the American Adventure - Diz Hiz Episode 210

The History of the American Adventure - Diz Hiz Episode 210

This week, Alex and Chris break down the American Adventure attraction located at the United States Pavilion in Epcot. A special shoutout to Ryan who wrote the history for this weeks episode.


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Jun 20, 202351:19
The History of Disney's Gay Days | Diz Hiz Episode 209
Jun 13, 202301:10:33
The History of Maleficent | Diz Hiz Episode 208

The History of Maleficent | Diz Hiz Episode 208

This week, Alex and Chris take on the first topic in their Villains series: Maleficent. Find out how the Mistress of Evil got her start, who the character was inspired by and much more!


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Jun 06, 202357:29
The History of Disney's Polynesian Village Resort | Diz Hiz Episode 207
May 30, 202301:02:01
The History of Daisy Duck | Diz Hiz Ep. 206

The History of Daisy Duck | Diz Hiz Ep. 206

This week Chris and Alex deep dive into the history of the iconic character Daisy, spoiler alert Chris is not a fan.

What are your thoughts on Daisy Duck? | Email us at DizHizPod@gmail.com

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May 23, 202355:44
The History of Sinbad's Storybook Voyage | Diz Hiz Ep. 205
May 16, 202353:24
May the Quiz Be With You--Star Wars Trivia! | Diz Hiz Ep. 204
May 09, 202359:50
The History of the Guardians of the Galaxy Volume 1 (2018) | Diz Hiz Ep. 203
May 02, 202301:03:48
The History of the Magical Friendship Faire | Diz Hiz Ep. 202
Apr 25, 202301:00:34
The History of Cosmic Ray's Starlight Cafe | Ep. 201
Apr 18, 202354:03
Diz Hiz Episode 200: The 200th (The Disney History Podcast)

Diz Hiz Episode 200: The 200th (The Disney History Podcast)

On this episode of Diz Hiz, the crew answers some questions, talks about and celebrates their 200th episode.

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Apr 11, 202301:04:09
The History of Disney Classic Games: Aladdin and Lion King | Diz Hiz Ep. 199
Mar 28, 202301:05:51
The History of Disney Legend Kathryn Beaumont | Diz Hiz Ep. 198
Mar 21, 202359:19
The History of Slinky Dog Dash | Diz Hiz Ep. 197
Mar 14, 202359:05
Diz Hiz Episode 196: March Magic (The Disney History Podcast)

Diz Hiz Episode 196: March Magic (The Disney History Podcast)

On this episode of Diz Hiz, the crew celebrates March Madness with March Magic. Ryan, a patreon member, hosts a March Madness style bracket and puts different Disney Attractions against each other. Who do you have going all the way?

Please subscribe so you get the latest episodes when they come out. If you would like to send us an e-mail please send it to dizhiz65@gmail.com. Share some of your memories and more tidbits you may know on any of our social media accounts below. Thank you!

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Top 100 Disney Podcasts You Must Follow in 2022

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Want to support the Diz Hiz? Want extra content? Want access to our episode history outlines? Join our Patreon and become part of the "Goof Troop" below!

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We hope you enjoyed the episode. Thanks for listening and have a magical day!

Mar 07, 202359:45
The History of Disney Legend Floyd Norman | Diz Hiz Celebrates Black History Month Ep. 195
Feb 28, 202359:03
The History of Redtails (2012) | Diz Hiz celebrates Black History Month Ep. 194
Feb 21, 202356:04
Attraction Wait Times Game: Epcot Edition! | Diz Hiz Ep. 193
Feb 14, 202359:08
The History of the Plaza Inn | Diz Hiz Ep. 192
Feb 07, 202352:53
The History of the Italy Pavilion at Epcot | Diz Hiz Ep. 191
Jan 31, 202340:37
The History of the Haunted Mansion RE-HIZ | Diz Hiz Ep. 190

The History of the Haunted Mansion RE-HIZ | Diz Hiz Ep. 190

This is the time when ghosts are present...again! The Diz Hiz crew revisits their first episode, the Haunted Mansion, to see which spooky facts have been changed and updated over the years. With some Patreon help, Joe, Chris, and Alex take another look at one of the most iconic attractions in Disney Parks' history!


Jan 24, 202301:02:50
The History of Disneyland's Rocket Rods | Diz Hiz Ep. 189
Jan 17, 202355:01
The History of Bill Nye the Science Guy | Diz Hiz Ep. 188
Jan 10, 202352:52
Disney Jeopardy! | Diz Hiz Ep. 187
Jan 03, 202354:40
The History of Disney's Gingerbread Houses | Diz Hiz Ep. 186
Dec 27, 202248:16
The History of Disney's Enchanted Christmas | Diz Hiz Ep. 185

The History of Disney's Enchanted Christmas | Diz Hiz Ep. 185

On this episode of Diz Hiz, the crew gives the Hiz on Disney's Enchanted Christmas. Niels from Capturing Disney Parks gives his opinion of the event. Joe also talks about meeting some long time patreon members at Old Key West and his twin.

Please subscribe so you get the latest episodes when they come out. If you would like to send us an e-mail please send it to dizhiz65@gmail.com. Share some of your memories and more tidbits you may know on any of our social media accounts below. Thank you!

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Top 100 Disney Podcasts You Must Follow in 2022

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Sources

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Want to support the Diz Hiz? Want extra content? Want access to our episode history outlines? Join our Patreon and become part of the "Goof Troop" below!

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We hope you enjoyed the episode. Thanks for listening and have a magical day!

Dec 20, 202251:14
The History of Fantasmic | Diz Hiz Ep. 184
Dec 13, 202258:36