Unsurprisingly, Mark loves leaving his life in the hands of teenage ride operators at amusement parks, while CoRri takes a pass on that sort of thrill. This week we’re talking about horrific and haunting things that have happened to unsuspecting riders at parks around the U.K. and U.S.
[0:00] CoRri calls bullshit on local lore about New Jersey’s Ramapough Lenape people
[13:07] We revisit the Video Man and confirm guys slinging VHS bootlegs from their vans was a thing in the UK in the ’80s and ’90s.
[28:50] We have merch!
[33:00] We talk about what we watched this week and Mark poses a question to the audience about filmmaking
[47:00] We talk about horrific amusement park accidents
Stuff we referenced:
- Strangers on the Mountain – https://www.newyorker.com/magazine/2010/03/01/strangers-on-the-mountain
- Time to tell the truth about the Ramapough people – https://www.nj.com/news/2015/04/time_to_tell_the_truth_about_the_ramapough_people.html
- In Memory (Debbie Stone) – https://www.mouseplanet.com/7588/In_Memory
- Court documents give girl’s account of Six Flags accident – https://www.wave3.com/story/7797761/court-documents-give-girls-account-of-six-flags-accident/