Monday, October 5, 2009

The CP = more than just an internship or 5 months at Disney World

On my College Program, I did so many things...It was definitely much more than an internship, it was an experience. It was a different way of life. On my CP I...

  • took backstage tours for free
  • spent 8 minutes in the haunted mansion with 999 happy haunts, one of which followed me home!
  • was tricked by furry creatures into being plunged down a 5 story waterfall
  • played 3D carnival games with the characters of toy story
  • was asked what kingdom I hailed from by Prince Caspian
  • took a peek into the mind of Walt Disney
  • was a crash test dummy
  • freaked my face off inside of a giant tree seeing how bugs really live
  • looked for Nemo in the big blue world
  • saw California from a bird's eye view...hang gliding of course
  • got to vote for an American Idol
  • got upside down, close & personal with Aerosmith
  • traveled around the world in quite less than 80 days
  • had bratwurst for dinner in Germany & drinks and dessert from France
  • went on a safari to save baby elephants from poachers
  • got lots of awesome merchandise and experiences at a discounted rate
  • lived with the land and it's fish farms
  • went on a voyage with the little mermaid & friends
  • had a discussion with a really old sea turtle
  • flew on dumbo's back
  • took a flight with Peter Pan & crew
  • went on an expedition on mount everest and saw a yeti
  • was commander, navigator, pilot and engineer of a mission to mars
  • traveled back in time to bring a dinosaur to the future. not our dino!
  • saw how Minnie Mouse decorates her kitchen
  • went on a jungle cruise
  • rocked out (and fell asleep) with some country bears
  • triple-loaded on the wildest ride in the wilderness
  • went on the old space mountain haha
  • partied it up with Stitch in a supersonic celebration
  • went through recruitment to be a guard for the Galactic Federation
  • was part of a comedy show with Mike from Monsters Inc.
  • entered the twilight zone and fell 13 stories in an elevator at the hollywood tower hotel
  • moved it, shake-d it, celebrated it
  • saw fireworks almost every single night
  • saw a car split in half during a crazy car race
  • experienced a movie scene with fire & flooding
  • helped Mickey Mouse defeat evil
  • Believed in my wishes
  • plummeted down a 120 ft tall summit, also known as the 2nd highest/fastest waterslide in the entire world
  • was co-pilot of a monorail
  • stayed at the TTC until 5 in the morning when the grounds were getting pressurewashed
  • saw what Magic Kingdom looks like at 7 a.m.

It was so much more than "just an internship". I wish everyone could have such an experience.