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Karen Irwin Named New President & COO Of Universal Studios Hollywood

Universal Parks & Resorts has promoted Karen Irwin to President and COO of the company’s Los Angeles theme park operations, overseeing Universal Studios Hollywood as well as the adjacent CityWalk shopping and entertainment center. 268 more words

Breaking News

Too Fat to Ride

Talk about an amazing extended weekend staycation, and I got to do it with one of my best friends. I got eight hours of sleep multiple nights in a row, several coffee and chit chat trips with H, and we got a theme park and beach day in. 1,285 more words

Life Musings

Scare Night!

Last night I made my annual trip to one of the local theme parks Halloween Events. After learning from last year that I really just can’t handle how ineffective handicapped people are treated at another park. 428 more words

Fifteen Hundred Points to Gryffindor

I was recently sent on a fantastical quest. Odd, I know. They are considerably harder to come by these days. In the absence of monarchs and nobles to send you and irksome dragons to be eliminated, the fun gets sapped out of the whole thing and all that’s left is more mundane tasks: laundry, bills, feeding yourself, bills, loans to be paid, and bills. 505 more words


Halloween Horror Nights 2016

I’m a huge horror fan, and love theme parks, but had never merged the two interests together in an official “haunt” event. I hate “jump” moments and even try to avoid seeing scary movies in theaters because I know I’ll fall for every one of them. 1,587 more words

American Horror Story

Must-go-to frightful mazes at Universal Studios Hollywood's Halloween Horror Nights

Dropping temperatures signals the return of Universal Studios’ Halloween Horror Nights

With its official opening on Sept. 16, I had the opportunity to partake in its preview night. 357 more words

Arts And Entertainment

In The (Magical) Moment

My life tends to run on an academic calendar: Summer session has just ended, Fall quarter is about to begin. Grades have just been submitted, syllabi need to be finalized. 270 more words