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Old September 9th, 2013, 10:58 AM
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My guess is that Disney, with all its clout and might, has a special arrangement in place with the ports requiring that their own staff are used.

I could be wrong (it's been a few months) but I recall these guys wearing their own special (Disney) uniform and sporting the typical Disney cast-member badges.

But that was months ago, and maybe I'm remembering it wrong.

Originally Posted by zydecocruiser View Post
What I think is more interesting is that AFAIK, it isn't cruise line dependent.

Unless maybe a cruise line is also paying them not to beg?

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