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Old February 18th, 2012, 02:26 PM
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I was recently informed about the policy that Disney employes never pointed out a direction for a cruiser with less than three fingers. I had heard also that Disney characters were not supposed to hug a cruiser. Is this true?
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Old February 19th, 2012, 04:05 PM
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A strange myth I heard about Disney culture was that the characters are not supposed to come in contact with customers? I find this hard to believe.
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Old February 19th, 2012, 04:57 PM
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A strange myth I heard about Disney culture was that the characters are not supposed to come in contact with customers? I find this hard to believe.
Well, shoreside in the parks, we do a 2 finger point. And I get huggd by Minnie Mouse all the time. As for onboard? I have a friend that teaches the Traditions class for DCL occasionally, next time I see him online I will ask him and follow up for you guys. The character hugging thing sounds kind of urban legendish born out of a couple of frivolous cases brought against the company, but I dunno.
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Old February 24th, 2012, 07:37 PM
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I saw plenty of characters hugging kids on my recent DISNEY DREAM cruise. It was really cute.

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We were hugged, kissed, touched (in a nice way!) by all the chacters. They laughted and danced. I was soo impressed at the level of intereaction between the the characters and my kids. My daugher had a blast holding Jessies hands and spinning in a circle with her - dancing cowgirl style..
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