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    Boy Killed at Six Flags (Atlanta)

    In case your kids ever ask what the "Do Not Enter" signs mean.

    No details, but pretty gruesome. I don't even want to mention how he died on this site, it's just that disturbing.

    Teen Killed at theme park, police say - CNN.com


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    Re: Boy Killed at Six Flags (Atlanta)

    So sad to hear that there is a family out there that lost a loved one because they were being completely ********.



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    Re: Boy Killed at Six Flags (Atlanta)

    Damn, I was just about to post this. As an avid roller coaster fan, its quite scary to think about. Not me getting decapitated, as I'd never enter an area like that, but me being on the ride at the time that something like that might happen.



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    Re: Boy Killed at Six Flags (Atlanta)

    I'm on vacation in Washington DC and we are driving back to DC from kings dominion (its a really big amusement park in doswell,Virginia) I had a great time. Too bad to hear about this kid. Anyway the park had 14 roller coasters. It makes adventureland look like a kiddy place



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    Re: Boy Killed at Six Flags (Atlanta)

    Quote Originally Posted by cyclonedefender View Post
    I'm on vacation in Washington DC and we are driving back to DC from kings dominion (its a really big amusement park in doswell,Virginia) I had a great time. Too bad to hear about this kid. Anyway the park had 14 roller coasters. It makes adventureland look like a kiddy place
    You gotta go to Cedar Point. That is all.

    http://www.cedarpoint.com



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    Re: Boy Killed at Six Flags (Atlanta)

    And watch the amusement park get sued despite the two fences the kid crossed...



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    Re: Boy Killed at Six Flags (Atlanta)

    Quote Originally Posted by ISUAlum2002 View Post
    You gotta go to Cedar Point. That is all.

    http://www.cedarpoint.com
    Amen dude! Cedar Point kicks ***.

    Although it does ruin Adventureland for you in the future.



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    Re: Boy Killed at Six Flags (Atlanta)

    Cedar Point makes Adventureland look like the brother of Arnold's Park.



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    Re: Boy Killed at Six Flags (Atlanta)

    I watched a show on the Travel Channel about Cedar Point...it looks absolutely awesome



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    Re: Boy Killed at Six Flags (Atlanta)

    Quote Originally Posted by IcSyU View Post
    I watched a show on the Travel Channel about Cedar Point...it looks absolutely awesome
    Going 0 to 120 mph in under 4 seconds then straight up in the air 420 feet and then straight back down is absolutely awesome.



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    Re: Boy Killed at Six Flags (Atlanta)

    this is really sad news



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    Re: Boy Killed at Six Flags (Atlanta)

    No, Cedar Point actually makes Adventureland look like a playground.

    But too bad that kid died, I definitely feel sympathy for his family, but honestly, the kid was apparently lacking common sense



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    Re: Boy Killed at Six Flags (Atlanta)

    Kings Dominion made Adventureland look like a traveling carnival 15 years ago. It is my understanding they've added a lot since then...

    I really need to get back over there sometime...



    As for the kid - it's sad but atleast he's now eligible for a Darwin award...
    (Award that goes to those who do their part to further the human race by removing themselves from the gene pool...)


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    Re: Boy Killed at Six Flags (Atlanta)

    Quote Originally Posted by ISUAlum2002 View Post
    Damn, I was just about to post this. As an avid roller coaster fan, its quite scary to think about. Not me getting decapitated, as I'd never enter an area like that, but me being on the ride at the time that something like that might happen.
    That's what I was thinking. I can't imagine sitting on that ride for a minute or so after a kid got hit in the head right in front of me.



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    Re: Boy Killed at Six Flags (Atlanta)

    Quote Originally Posted by clone2011 View Post
    Cedar Point makes Adventureland look like the brother of Arnold's Park.
    How does 420 ft high and 120 mph ride all done in 10 seconds sound?

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