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Alec Tronic's impressions of past U.S. president have put the audience in stiches. Not bad work for a comic without a brain in his transparent head.

Alec performs at EPCOT center. But his real job isn't getting laughs - it is showcasing Walt Disney's Audio-Animatronics, the premier application of show business technology. As the curtain goes up on Walt Disney World's 25 anniversary, POPULAR MECHANICS has been invited for a little behind the scenes look at the developments in the one technology that more than any other has helped turn a damp stretch of Floria pine forest into the world's top tourist attraction.