• Marshal’s Vid-a-palooza – Let It Go

    by  • April 12, 2014


    I’m what people like to call a “YouTube connoisseur.” By people, I mean no one calls anyone that, but whatever. Every week from now on, I will scour the web to bring you my favorite videos of the week. They might be viral, they might be a part of some great YouTube channels, or...

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    El Loco Roller Coaster – Adventuredome – POV Video

    by  • March 6, 2014


    When you build your amusement park inside a dome, all your attractions have to have a small footprint. But that doesn’t mean they can’t pack in a lot of thrills. El Loco at Circus Circus’ Adventuredome park does just that. Just opened last month, this will be a must ride for coaster fans in...

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    Nicco Park India Cyclone Roller Coaster Front Row POV

    by  • February 16, 2014

    Cyclone in India, an exact copy of demolished Cyclone coaster in England

    Everyone has their first real roller coaster. It’s usually a woodie (no loops) and probably at some aging amusement park somewhere. In fact, it might have even been demolished to make way for a new coaster, or worse, a condominium. But what if there was an exact clone of that ride somewhere else in...

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    Conneaut Lake Park To Be Sold Off In Pieces

    by  • February 7, 2014


    Sad news for one of America’s shrinking number of amusement parks. Conneaut Lake Park trustees were unable to raise the money to pay off back taxes. Now the park is set to be sold off in pieces. Home to the ‘Blue Streak’ coaster, recently refurbished and designated historic by American Coaster Enthusiasts, Conneaut Lake...

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    Despicable Me 2, More Minions

    by  • June 24, 2013

    My friend Whit got invited to attend a Despicable Me 2 event at Universal Studios Florida and I didn’t. His write up is now up on DadCentric and my theoretical visit is not. Obviously, you’ll want to go read about his experience A.S.A.P. while I try and contain my jealousy. I do get to...

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