Could Big Brother be named Mickey Mouse? A new system at Disneyworld is putting guest information all in one place, which some say is a little too much information. Right now, the ID cards are just being used for admission but will soon be replaced by magic bands that will contain a guest's ID number which will link to their credit card and any other information. It will link to a website and a Smart Phone app where they say guests can easily manage their entire vacation.
Whoever was managing tickets for President Obama's Official Inaugural Ball didn't do a very good job. All the public tickets were snapped up a day before they were supposed to go on sale. Ticketmaster said an E-mail testing error led to the purchase link being sent early and buyers who noticed it jumped at the opportunity. Ticketmaster said tickets were sold on a first come, first served basis and all who purchased them will receive them.
We end Hot Topics in China for a look at this. Tourists have been coming from all over, braving freezing temperatures to check out the frozen waterfall at China's famous Lushan Mountain. The 685-foot waterfall is draped in icicles and shrouded in mist.