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« on: June 27, 2017, 05:01:50 PM »

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« Reply #1 on: June 27, 2017, 05:08:05 PM »

Lived near 6 flags/went to a lot. Most were "tuned down" at that park a year later. Complaints of necks hurting. Great thrill!
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« Reply #2 on: June 27, 2017, 06:04:36 PM »

I love roller coasters, they're my most favorite amusement park ride.
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« Reply #3 on: June 28, 2017, 08:22:14 AM »

I have never ridden a roller coaster, and don't really care to.
Not my cup of tea.

The most famous one in this area is the Thunderbolt at Kennywood Park,
across the road from the old Hills store that was my last stop in retail.
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« Reply #4 on: June 28, 2017, 08:39:46 AM »

I went to ride one of the roller coasters at Lake Compounce Amusement Park (Wildcat, I think) and my ass was too big to fit in the ride. This was like 6 years. I have lost more weight since then, but I don't know whether or not I can fit. When I was working I didn't have a car to go to the amusement park. Plus it's expensive to get in there. (The last time I went I got in for free when my then friend who had a season pass invited me to go on Bring a Buddy Free Day.
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« Reply #5 on: July 12, 2017, 03:23:29 PM »

The Stratosphere tower in Las Vegas use to have a small roller coaster up top a 909 foot tall building.
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« Reply #6 on: July 23, 2017, 12:18:39 PM »

Top Thrill Dragster at Cedar Point is one of the world's tallest roller coasters

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« Reply #7 on: July 24, 2017, 09:13:32 AM »

The Racer at Kennywood just celebrated its 90th. birthday.

http://pittsburgh.cbslocal.com/2017/07/23/kennywood-racer-90th-anniversary/

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« Reply #8 on: July 31, 2017, 06:27:52 AM »

I can go on and on talking about roller coasters!
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« Reply #9 on: July 31, 2017, 07:04:17 AM »

Millennium Force at Cedar Point and Fahrenheit at Hershey Park remain my two all time favorites.



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« Reply #10 on: July 31, 2017, 02:07:37 PM »

Batman the Ride at Six Flags Great America is my favorite roller coaster.
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« Reply #11 on: August 05, 2017, 07:38:41 AM »

Viper at Darien Lake was the first roller coaster that I've rode, alone!
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