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You Can Buy Berlin's Creepy Abandoned Amusement Park on eBay

The chance to live in a land of childhood nightmares only comes around once in a lifetime. Spreepark, an amusement park in Berlin that's been closed for over a decade, could now be yours. The property was recently listed on eBay for a cool €1.62 million (£1.33 million). Read More >>

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Metropolis: The Real-Life Town That Superman Couldn't Save

Until the 1970s, the tiny southern Illinois town of Metropolis in the US had two claims to fame: The long-demolished fort George Washington founded nearby, and the Uranium Hexafluoride Processing Facility, which employed hundreds of its citizens. But in June 1972, the Illinois House of Representatives and DC Comics gave Metropolis a new history. They declared it the official hometown of Superman. Read More >>

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Watch These Lunatics Ride the Highest Swings in the World

Rumour has it that sometimes sane people enjoy the thrill of an adrenaline rush, but Six Flags Over Texas' new SkyScreamer seems reserved for the insane. Read More >>

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Check Out These Amazing Optimus Prime and Bumblebee Costumes at Universal Studios

Universal Studios Hollywood has just opened its new multi-million pound 3D Transformers ride. And as part of the attraction the park created these amazing towering Optimus Prime and Bumblebee costumes to wander around and scare the crap out of little kids. Read More >>

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This Insane Amusement Park Ride Looks Like Three Minutes Of Pure Malfunctioning Terror

If you think you've seen amusement park rides like this before, think again. This one adds a unique twist, literally, with the two giant support arms able to move independently of each other. Read More >>

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This Scary Zipline Roller Coaster Looks Like a Dizzying Way to Die

The first zipline roller coaster in the United States debuted at Florida EcoSafaris in St. Cloud, Florida and turns ziplining into a curvy course of thrill seeking fun. Instead of ordinary straight line ziplining, which is plenty scary already, the zipline roller coaster throws sharp turns and big drops. Fun! Read More >>

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The Happiest Place in the Saddest Place on Earth Is Still Pretty Depressing

Forced human test dummies on rickety old rides? Shooting ranges to blast the imperialist Americans? Roller coaster harnesses that don't really harness anything? Welcome to the last amusement park in all of North Korea. Read More >>

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