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June 26, 1927: Look Ma, No Hands

In 1927, thrill-seekers plunked down their quarters to take a ride on the Cyclone, a new attraction at Brooklyn’s Coney Island. Noting the success of the Thunderbolt in 1925 and the Tornado in 1926, Jack and Irving Rosenthal jumped into the roller coaster business to the tune of about $175,000, and the Cyclone was built.   262 more words

Wretched Richard's Almanac

Cyclone Roller Coaster Celebrates 90 Years Of Coney Island Memories

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — It was an early birthday celebration out at Luna Park in Coney Island Sunday to honor a Brooklyn icon.

The world famous Coney Island Cyclone turns 90-years-old on Monday. 37 more words


The Cadillac Cyclone

Cadillac Cyclone …
…. sounds a bit like
it might be a figment
of an old car guy’s
imagination, doesn’t it?

And I’m car crazy… 703 more words


Roller coasters are my secret Mastermind subject. My passion and knowledge for them is a little surprise that I like to keep up my sleeve. I know a lot, and little gets my heart racing, eyes wide, and palms sweaty, more than being in the presence of a good one. 511 more words

100 Days Project...

Ohútkȟaŋ Origins No. 1743

The prospect of learning a new language may seem too much to undertake. One way to succeed at learning a new language is to relate unknown terms, phrases, and words to known terms, phrases, and words.

For example,

owaomniomni (oh-wah-oh-mnee-oh-mnee) = cyclone


Coin Operated Cyclone Redemption Game

Coin Operated Cyclone Redemption Game
Coin Operated Cyclone Redemption Game Good Working Coin Operated Cyclone Redemption Game. It Is In Working Condition. Call 5165231677 For More Information Or To Ask Any Questions. 57 more words


Say NO to Transient Trash! (WPC - Transient)

When on holidays or simply at the beach, what does a piece or two of trash slipping out of one’s fingers matters? It matters a heck of a lot when you see what’s left behind after a cyclone’s been and gone. 41 more words