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Tuesday, August 02, 2005
A History of Disneyland Accidents: March 1990 to March 2005
A train on the "California Screamin'" roller coaster at the Disneyland resort crashed on Saturday, injuring 18 people. In recent years accidents like this have become increasingly commonplace in the Happiest Kingdom of Earth. Oddly enough, a day before the accident the OC Register ran a complete rundown on fifteen years worth of mouse-sponsored incidents. Here's the link. You'll need a username and password so here they are, compliments of bugmenot.com
Yeah, I know. If cutting and pasting is too much trouble here's one of the "highlights," ya' lazy bum:
Feb. 15, 1993: Two children receive scratches and bruises when a chandelier at Goofy's Bounce House in Toontown comes loose and falls on them.
While I'm posting weird and fairly macabre links I may as well throw this one out there. It leads to a collection of strange international signs. I haven't gone through the whole thing but, so far, the photo below is my favorite. Based on the art alone can you guess what country it was found in?