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  • Castmember Dies After Injury
    Castmember Dies After Injury

    A performer in the Magic Kingdom’s Captan Jack Sparrow’s Pirate Tutorial has passed away after an injury occurred during a performance. The Orlando Sentinel has reported that Mark Priest, 47, slipped on a wet spot during a performance and was taken to the hospital on Thursday, August 6th. His vertebrae was…

  • NTSB Updates Monorail Investigation Progress
    NTSB Updates Monorail Investigation Progress

    In a letter sent to the local press today the NTSB has updated the status of the investigation into the Monorail accident of July 5th at Walt Disney World. In addition to interviews with the employees involved, they’ve begun to review documents provided by Walt Disneyworld. Interestingly the letter claims…

  • What should Disney change after Monorail Death?
    What should Disney change after Monorail Death?

    Many voices in the theme park industry and across Disneyana are beginning to struggle with what should happen next at Walt Disney World. What should happen now that a life has been tragically and unnecessarily lost? I’m not yet ready to make any suggestions as  own ideas are still developing,…

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