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Let's Get Ready to Rock!

And Roll. Or…um.. Roller! As in Coaster!

Yep – it’s coming up. Next weekend is the first New England Roller Coaster Race! Taking place at… 246 more words

Running

'Batman The Ride' Is The World's First 4D Free Fly Roller Coaster. It Looks Terrifying.

I moved to Texas 10 months ago, but I didn’t have a good reason until now.

Six Flags Fiesta Texas unveiled plans to debut the most exciting coaster in the park’s 22-year history — BATMAN: The Ride, premiering in 2015.

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Web Culture

Pier Day

I took my kids to the Santa Monica Pier for the first time, they’re up in the ferris wheel pictured (heart! palpitations!). And standing in the middle of chaos, a single moment of bliss washed over me so powerful it could not be contained. 107 more words

Poetry

Europa Park - white faced terror, yours for €40

As you can probably guess, I’m not a big fan of theme parks. I gather Europa is second-biggest in Europe, after Disney Paris, and it certainly attracts a lot of visitors. 765 more words

Musings

Fear Of Flying

The thought that on 28th of August, I, Farwa Hassan, the girl who is afraid of heights, roller coasters, ferris wheels, am going to sit in one of those uncomfortable seats in a plane, flying my way to Canada makes me demented. 186 more words

Municipal Credit Union Field, Home of The Brooklyn Cyclones: A Photo Essay by Glen Russell Slater


 
Above: One of the more coordinated players on the Brooklyn Cyclones juggling three baseballs before the game. To the right, you’ll see the center field fence; it is pretty far from home plate at 412 feet. 305 more words