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Friday, April 26, 1991

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Brian Krosnick
Columbus, Ohio
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Use the link below to jump to Theme Park Tourist's LEGEND LIBRARY. There, you'll be able to set course for in-depth stories of closed, classic Lost Legends; head behind-the-ride to see the makings of today's Modern Marvels; set foot into never-built Possibilitylands, and examine the industry's unexpected flubs and failures in Declassified Disaster files that you have to see to believe...



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Articles by Brian Krosnick:

Saturday, May 26, 2018 05:01

DISASTER TALES: Europe in the Air: What does it feel like to fly? Humans have spent much of their modern history trying to take to the skies, and for nearly as long, theme parks have sought to create the seemingly impossible sensation of soaring... but they haven't always gotten it right. That's the case with Europe in the Air, Busch Gardens' one-of-a-kind flight simulator that just couldn't stay airborne... Here's the story.

Tuesday, May 15, 2018 05:23

Some of the greatest characters in Disney's vast collection are theme park exclusives; original characters created just for the parks

Saturday, May 12, 2018 04:29

MODERN MARVELS: Dinosaur: When Disney's Animal Kingdom opened in 1998, the park featured only one dark ride. And forget Peter Pan's Flight... Countdown to Extinction was a wild, off-roading, terrifying journey through the steaming jungles in the last moments of the Cretaceous. Today, we'll "dig deep" into this one-of-a-kind prehistoric adventure and explore its history... and future. So "let's get in, grab the iguanodon, and get out before that asteroid hits!"

Monday, April 30, 2018 05:41

Which style of hotel is the most appealing to you?

Saturday, April 28, 2018 04:52

LOST LEGENDS: Mickey's Toontown Fair: In its nearly 50-year history, Magic Kingdom has only ever added one themed land to its original line-up... and Mickey's Toontown Fair was the only land to close, too. How did a cartoon county fair end up in the middle of the magic? From Steamboat Willie to Who Framed Roger Rabbit?, this is the tale of the cartoon circus cut from Magic Kingdom and how it lives on.

Sunday, April 15, 2018 06:56

From box office blockbusters to big-budget bombs, Disney's attempts to translate their rides into Hollywood hits haven't always been home-runs... Here's our countdown and our look at what's next.

Monday, April 09, 2018 04:58

LOST LEGENDS: The Country Bear Jamboree: "Howdy folks! Welcome to the one and only, original, Country Bear Jamboree!" It's one of the most unusual and spectacular attractions in Disney history... and yet, it wasn't even supposed to play at Walt's theme parks! Sit back, relax, and enjoy the cross-country tale of how this rootin' tootin' Audio Animatronic musical revue came to be, and where it almost went instead...

Saturday, March 31, 2018 04:04

MODERN MARVELS: Indiana Jones Adventure – Temple of the Forbidden Eye: Hidden deep within the mystic jungles of Adventureland, one of the greatest expeditions ever devised by Disney Imagineering is waiting. A near-perfect fusion of technological, 21st century thrills and cinematic style, Indiana Jones Adventure served as a new pinnacle of what Disney can do. Venture into the darkness of the Temple of the Forbidden Eye... if you dare.

Monday, March 12, 2018 20:02

Exceeding even Disney Legend status, receiving a dedicated window along Main Street is the company’s highest honor

Sunday, March 11, 2018 04:05

Florida existed long before Walt Disney World.

Believe it or not, tourism in Florida existed before Mickey set up shop in the formerly quiet wetlands of Orlando, too.


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